BVIABC Summer Workshop 2016

Jennie L. LambEvents, Professional Development, Workshop

Check out a recap of our Summer Workshop via Storify! Phillips Event Center at Briarcrest in Bryan Our Summer Workshop is designed to be a special day of hands-on training featuring a unique mix of technical writing skills in the morning and personal growth development in the afternoon. Join us for one session—or both! Schedule 7:30 am Continental Breakfast & … Read More

BVIABC Birthday Social | Communicating for the Communicator feat. Kathryn Kelly

Jennie L. LambEvents, Networking

BVIABC Birthday Social “Communicating for the Communicator” feat. Kathryn Kelly Monday, April 25, 2016 • 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm BinarySpace in Downtown Bryan $10 Students & IABC Members | $20 Non-Members Kathryn Kelly is a communications instructor and private speech coach in College Station, Texas. For the last ten years, she has taught Public Speaking, Argumentation and Debate, Mass Communication, and Oral … Read More

Lunch + Learn: Social Media Insights feat. Krista Smith

Jennie L. LambEvents, Professional Development

Lunch + Learn: Social Media Insights feat. Krista Smith Thursday, March 31, 2016 • 11:30 am to 1:00 pm upstairs at Caffé Capri in Downtown Bryan Krista is the manager of digital marketing and social media in the Division of Marketing & Communications at Texas A&M University. She works to curate the digital presence of the university to grow the Texas A&M brand and provides … Read More

Networking: March 35th Anniversary Mixer

Jennie L. LambEvents, Networking

West End IABC

Happy 35th Anniversary! Thursday, March 3, 2016 • 6:00–8:00 pm The West End Elixir Company Free Event • Dessert Provided  Join us for an evening of networking in celebration of BVIABC’s 35th Anniversary!

“Fame + Shame” Panel feat. Drift, Aggieland Outfitters, & Bryan ISD

WebmasterEvents, News, Professional Development

January Lunch + Learn: Fame + Shame! Thurs, Jan. 28th, 2016 • 11:30–1:00 pm La Riveria • 3700 S. Texas Ave. #300 • Bryan, Texas $30 Members & Students | $40 Non-Members A “Fame + Shame” panel featuring Martin Hooper •  Owner and Creative Director at Drift Dallas Shipp • Director of Marketing Communications at Aggieland Outfitters and Brandon Webb • Director of … Read More

Networking: December Mixer + Holiday Gathering

Jennie L. LambEvents, Networking, News

Join us at The Village! Thu, Dec. 3, 2015 • 6:00–8:00 pm The Village (Downtown Bryan) Free Event • Appetizers Provided  Before the holidays get too crazy, join us at The Village as we celebrate BVIABC’s rebrand and close out 2015! We’ll have door prizes, appetizers, and will draw a winning name for the $60 MSC OPAS gift card from those who chose to provide … Read More

Navigating a Protracted Story Pitch

WebmasterEvents, Professional Development

Tonya B. Lewis, Assistant Director of Media Communications, Baylor University Some story pitches to the media are simple. They are straightforward emails with intriguing subject lines that pique a journalist’s interest. They result in stories in the very near future and culminate with a great news clip for your organization. Then, there are those pitches that are more complicated. These … Read More

Bronze Quill 2015 Awards Reception

WebmasterBronze Quill, Events

Come celebrate another great year of exceptional communications in the Brazos Valley at the Bronze Quill 2015 Awards Reception! Don your t-shirt and jeans and grab the doggies, kiddos, neighbors and spouses and join us at the New Republic Brewing Company for adult beverages, Chef Tai’s food truck and entertainment from the band Ride the Panda! Date & Time Thursday, … Read More

The Marketing Trifecta: harnessing the power of SEM, SEO, and Social Media

WebmasterEvents, News

Featuring Christine Hollinden Never before have we seen more powerful marketing tools than the trifecta of SEM, SEO, and social media. In today’s digital age, prospects are hopping online in search of information before making any decisions. This is why content is king! We all know that in this fast-paced, option-driven world, we must do more than drive traffic to … Read More