It’s a Home Run for Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s Kendall Club

It’s a Home Run for Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s Kendall Club

Events can be stressful for publicists, but throwing a celebrity into the mix elevates the event to a whole new level. Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez, an alumnus of Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade, recently returned home to the club where he learned how to play baseball. The purpose of his trip, which took place during […]

D&Co Travels to the Big Apple with Rado

D&Co Travels to the Big Apple with Rado

The Big Apple. A concrete jungle featuring the best in architecture and design. NYCxDESIGN, New York City’s official celebration of global design, spanned the month of May, and celebrated all disciplines of design across multiple boroughs from Brooklyn to Manhattan. The dynamos at South Florida public relations firm Durée & Company took to New York […]

Mentoring Monday: Network with D&Co President Durée Ross

Mentoring Monday: Network with D&Co President Durée Ross

At Fort Lauderdale PR firm Durée & Company, we are all about girl power! We love to help and support business women within the community. That’s why our friend and South Florida Business Journal publisher Melanie Dickinson knew she could count on us when it came to this one-of-a-kind networking event! Durée & Company President/CEO […]

Hosting an event? Invite a professional photographer

Hosting an event? Invite a professional photographer

I’ve written a good amount about the changes in the media scene and the practice of public relations that are constantly affecting our daily responsibilities. One thing that never changes is the necessity of quality video and photography.

Not all reporters have the interest or the time to attend your events, but they will do a post-event story if you can provide a thorough write up and quality photos with detailed captions. Besides the written content, delivering quality photos is your responsibility as well. That means you have to ensure whoever you appoint to take photos, gets exactly what you

Winter Party Festival is a Smashing Success!

Winter Party Festival is a Smashing Success!

At award-winning PR firm Durée & Company, we love hearing good news and success stories from our clients. Recently, we learned that one of our clients hit a major milestone, so we felt compelled to share the good news.

It was just announced that Winter Party Festival, a six-day LGBTQ celebration that took place March 2-7 in Miami Beach, hit a record fundraising amount of $1.2 million. Since 2009, when the LGBTQ Task Force assumed responsibility for the Festival, proceeds have benefited more than 70 local organizations.

This iconic festival is held annually and celebrates the diversity of LGBTQ…

Connect with D&Co President Durée Ross at BizWomen Mentoring Monday!

Connect with D&Co President Durée Ross at BizWomen Mentoring Monday!

At award-winning PR firm Durée & Company, we are all about helping business women. So when friend and publisher Melanie Dickinson of the South Florida Business Journal came calling, we answered!

For the third year in a row, our very own President Durée Ross has been chosen to be a featured mentor for the Journal’s BizWomen Mentoring Monday. Durée is a proud member of South Florida Business Journal’s Influential Business Women group and jumped at the chance to sponsor this fantastic event.

The event gives women the opportunity to ask powerful women business leaders questions about their career. Every young…