Five Questions for Marketers Preparing for GDPR

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements go into effect this month, but what does that mean for marketing professionals around the world? What is GDPR?     When it comes down to it, GDPR is all about giving EU citizens control over their personal data, and this legislation takes a very broad
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Star Wars, Jumanji and Santa

Between media segments and planning a two-location simultaneous premiere for “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” we had a busy December, but we still found time to have some holiday fun. Here’s our December highlights: Things got fishy at Fox 2 Account Executive Kellen Crow and Account Supervisor Marie Boyle attended a WJBK Fox 2 cooking
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Supporting Veterans, Paying It Forward and Switching On 26,000 Lights

The Franco team had an event filled November from kicking off Salvation Army’s 2017 Red Kettle season to supporting Veterans at the Stahls’ Fourth Annual Veterans Day Open House and Charity Hockey Game. We spent the month supporting local organizations and surprising people with free coffee through our own Giving Tuesday campaign. See what else we were up to: Baking
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Franco on the Town

From TV segments to business symposiums, this month we were busy supporting our clients! Marie and Jen attended Avalon International Bread’s bake house tour and interacted with members of the media. James and Pretzel Bell’s Executive Chef, Mike Trombley, stopped by TV20 Detroit to celebrate the restaurant’s one-year anniversary and March Madness specials. Dan and his
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Franco with KEM at Flint Water Distribution Event

Franco on the Town – January Edition

  January was all steel, LEGOs and Red Wings Hockey for the Franco team. Franco ladies Tina K., Tina S., Ann Marie, Erica, Lauren and Elizabeth working it at SMDI’s booth at The North American International Auto Show.   Deanna Lorincz from SMDI, Tina S. and Tina K. before the NAIAS Charity Preview event.   Sarah,
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Franco News: Fortunate and Horn Promoted, Reeves Brought-on Full-time

Ann Marie Fortunate Promoted to Account Supervisor With a strong background in manufacturing and technology, Fortunate has been an asset to the agency’s B2B team. In her new role, she will continue serving the B2B markets with an emphasis on media relations and marketing strategy.   Dan Horn Promoted to Senior Account Executive Horn also serves
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Building Relationships through Community Involvement: Tips from Franco CEO Dan Ponder

Celebrating 30 years with Franco Public Relations Group, our CEO Dan Ponder has cemented himself as a business leader in Detroit. But Franco is far from his only commitment in the region. Ponder is also an active member of the community, serving in leadership positions for organizations throughout the state, including the Detroit Regional Chamber
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