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Advocacy Communications During a Global Pandemic

Advocacy Communications During a Global Pandemic

In just a few weeks, the global COVID-19 pandemic has had immeasurable impacts on our collective health, the economy and communications. Social distancing meant to flatten the curve of infections has led to across-the-board cancellations and postponements of in-person meetings and events that communicators and advocates rely on heavily. The pandemic has also spurred wholesale remote work environments and a refresh of planned message platforms on all communications channels.
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“Salute Our Veterans” Client Campaign Makes Us All Reflect Year Round

“Salute Our Veterans” Client Campaign Makes Us All Reflect Year Round

I had the good fortune to be part of a client-agency team that announced last week the design of a new “Salute Our Veterans” potato chip bag for chip manufacturer Mister Bee Potato Chips. Once on the store shelves and available online, this specialty bag will help boost the global efforts of the United Service Organizations (USO).

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Public Affairs Tactics Add Value for Multiple Asher Clients

Public Affairs Tactics Add Value for Multiple Asher Clients

At Asher Agency, we seek to help our clients solve problems, achieve objectives or enhance their image with purpose. That can include seeking funding, increasing positive visibility and motivating key audiences to act.

Many of our clients enjoy the multiple benefits of working with all levels of government. Our results speak volumes: grants awarded; third-party validation of products, services and programs; successful nominations of federal advisory committee members; earned media placements; social media support; and the receipt of proactive ideas from government officials.
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Fitness, Nutrition, Nature Highlight Spring Progress for Asher Clients

Fitness, Nutrition, Nature Highlight Spring Progress for Asher Clients

This spring saw positive developments for three Asher clients:

  • American College of Sports Medicine: today released the 2019 American Fitness Index that ranks America’s 100 largest cities. Funded by the Anthem Foundation, the index evaluates America’s 100 largest cities using 33 health behaviors, chronic diseases and community infrastructure indicators. The top 10 were Arlington, Va.; Seattle, Wash.; Minneapolis, Minn.; San Francisco, Calif.; Madison, Wis.; Washington, D.C.; St. Paul, Minn.; Irvine, Calif.; Denver, Colo.; and Portland, Ore. This is the fifth consecutive year Asher has helped secure media coverage. USA Today was the first placement, a nice way to lead off the project. You can access the full rankings and scores on the American Fitness Index website. How does your city compare?

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