McKeeman Communications

 

McKeeman Communications Announces Two New Clients: Curamericas Global and Everest Gymnastics

McKeeman Communications, a public relations agency headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., announces two new accounts within the nonprofit and sports practice groups. The accounts will be managed based on the firm’s proven expertise in public relations and media relations. New business wins include: Curamericas Global Curamericas Global is an international nonprofit […]


McKeeman Communications Announces New Office in Greater Nashville, Tennessee Area

McKeeman Communications is proud to announce the opening of its new office in Nashville, T.N. McKeeman, a PR and marketing communications agency, is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C. with an additional office in Charlotte, N.C. The public relations agency, founded in 1995 and 100 percent owned by CEO Kim McKeeman, specializes […]


3 Steps to Avoid Getting Spooked by Crisis Situations

Let’s face it, tackling a crisis situation is not only daunting, it can be downright scary. Nothing gets the blood pumping like a social media issue going viral, or the local TV station calling for “your response” on an employee’s blunder. Crime situation? Alleged product tampering? Food-borne illness? Employee outburst caught on video? What about a […]


Crisis Management 101

Natural disasters just happen. We can prepare, but oftentimes we can’t prevent them. The same holds true for crisis situations. While you can take steps to cut issues off at the knees – before they become full-blown crises – sometimes they erupt with no warning.  Now what do you do? […]


What The Heck is EOS? And Do I Need to Know the Secret Handshake?

Okay, so our company has been practicing EOS (Entrepreneurial Operating System) for four years now, and as I like to share with our team – I always feel one day smarter than I did yesterday. And the kicker? The traction started right away. But, as EOS creator Gino Wickman shares, […]


Are your interns managing your social?

It’s tempting to unleash the millennials on your social outlets, because – why not? They’re practically on there all day anyway.  Unfortunately, just because your intern can write a good caption on their own Facebook page or Instagram, that doesn’t mean they can approach your company platforms with the appropriate […]


McKeeman Communications Announces Promotion of Anna Roesler

Raleigh, NC —McKeeman Communications is proud to announce the promotion of Anna Roesler, a valued team member since June, 2015. Roesler was recently promoted to Senior Account Executive with McKeeman, a boutique communications agency headquartered in Raleigh with one other office in Nashville, TN. This announcement was made by CEO and […]


Are online reviews hurting or helping your sales?

It’s no secret. Online continues to leapfrog more traditional media channels annually — both in use, and trust. In fact, one very popular restaurant chain has put all of their marketing dollars into digital channels. Let’s look at a couple of stats. 81% of folks conduct online research before making a purchase or visiting a […]


5 things NOT to say to a journalist

As you can imagine, in the public relations world, we are continually interacting with and building relationships with journalists. During my 25-plus years of media relations and crisis/issues management experience and into today, there’s one thing that’s remained consistent: the same media missteps continue to rear their ugly heads. What can you […]


Today’s Special: Media’s calling… now what?

For many business owners, an unexpected call from a reporter is about as fun as being caught going through a red light camera.  To avoid the internal fire drill, we always recommend having a media protocol plan for your business or organization that is simple (remember the KISS philosophy?) and shared […]