PR, et Cetera Inc. offers a wide variety of professional Public Relations services designed to catch the attention of print, broadcast and Internet media. Call us today to schedule a consultation.
You will want your news releases written with catchy, yet appropriate titles that invite media to read its content, which should tell a compelling story. PR et Cetera, Inc. conveys your message using styles preferred by media professionals. To disseminate your news release, we select news distribution services based on your target audience and your budget for said services.
Media Advisories / Public Service Announcements
PR et Cetera, Inc. constructs clear, concise advisories to alert media of your impending newsworthy event. We also devise your PSA according to media guidelines in order that it is most likely to be carried by broadcast media.
PR, et Cetera, Inc. will write and distribute a Media Alert to announce and invite print, broadcast and Internet media to attend and report on company news. We'll arrange the venue and set-up a conference where key company or organization representatives can deliver important messages, share collateral and answer questions from press representatives in a controlled setting. what they've learned about your company/organization's latest news.
Press Kit Development
We develop the blueprint for an appropriate collection of materials that best exemplifies your company, business or event in order to meet your publicity goals.
If you're fortunate, you'll have many opportunities to personally publicize your business, goods or services. Whatever the platform or venue—press conference, print or broadcast interview, telephone, email or social media—the core skills of message development, interview preparation and relationship building with traditional media and other influencers are absolutely essential to presenting yourself, your key executives and your company or organization in the best possible light.
PR et Cetera Inc. can help to improve your media relations skills and teach you how to media train your key executives. We'll coach you on the best methods for answering questions; delivering your intended message; appropriate and camera-friendly attire; and the use of body language that is convincing, and exhibits both confidence and sincerity, all while sharing a few secrets that will maximize your effectiveness.
In short, your brand determines how people feel about or perceive your product or service, and how much they are willing to pay for it. What are some of the adjectives that you would like for people to think of when they hear your (or your company's) name or see its logo? Reliable, Dependable, Consistent? Quality, Class, Superior? Safe, Sound, Secure? Professional, Skilled, Expert?
The messages you deliver; the practices your company demonstrates; corporate governance, its mission, vision and values; the words and phrases that you consistently use in communications (press release, marketing materials, annual report, advertising, website) drive the public, and your publics (customers, vendors, shareholders, donors, employees and even competitors), to not only think, but believe those things about your company and its offerings. PR, et Cetera, Inc. can help steer you to your desired affirmative branding results.
Crisis Management is the process by which a company or organization addresses a major happening that threatens to harm the organization, its stakeholders or the general public. Every company ought to be prepared with a defined Crisis Management Plan.
A Crisis Management Plan (CMP) is a basic guide to providing a response system to a major crisis or emergency occurring on your physical site (fire or harmful acts of nature); with your product (danger recall or nonperformance); and/or within your industry (product obsolescence); or management misstep or death. Once news is out about a current or impending crisis, there is likely to be immediate negative impact to your stock price, sales and/or reputation.
PR, et Cetera, Inc. can help you prepare a generic Crisis Management Plan that may be initiated for any unexpected crisis, as well as a specific plan for anticipated or 'happening now' emergencies.
Campaign Project Requirements
Full public relations campaigns require at least six weeks advance notice to effectively prepare and distribute media and promotional materials. Advance payment is required for all project fees of $500 or less. Higher fees require $500 or a 50% deposit, whichever is greater.
While PR, et Cetera, Inc. will distribute your press release via news distribution services that will best address your target audience, neither the companies that disseminate your release to media outlets nor PR, et Cetera, Inc. can guarantee that any media source will pick up your story. Print, broadcast and Internet media receive several hundred news releases daily. Editors select from among the stories they find most compelling and news worthy.
PR et Cetera Inc. reserves the right to refuse projects that involve language, imagery or ideology that conflict with its principles and values, and projects that meet the definitions of that which are outside of the company's business model. We also reserve the right to edit all submitted text for grammar/punctuation/spelling accuracy prior to distributing to its constituents. Additional fees may apply.
Finally, the company's business model prohibits using email (eBlasts) to promote ongoing businesses, advertise products or services, solicit funds or endorse political candidates. Our eBlast promotions are event-driven, except when in formal press release/media advisory format.
Contact us for further details regarding our services and rates.