Success stories are how we demonstrate our case for the power of public relations. Each business challenge is unique, so we develop custom strategies for every project and program. We provide news media, social media, and web media services for regional and national companies in a variety of industries – and the results speak for themselves.
THE JACKSONVILLE LANDING
During a video game tournament, a player opened fire, killing two co-players, wounding 10 other participants. Axia provided immediate crisis management for the client, reactively mended the reputation of the iconic Jacksonville landmark. There were 13,404 news media stories covering the incident – only 12 articles mentioned the client.
RETAIL STORE CRISIS
A publicly traded retail store experienced an employee-customer altercation, causing the customer to vent her frustration online, which quickly gained negative attention. The retailer reached out to Axia's PR team to craft crisis responses. Axia’s quick action prevented the story from going national and attracting further attention from the media.
A national mortgage broker's negative online reputation was costing it $20,000/day in documented lost sales. Axia pitched industry contacts, positioning the company as a thought-leader, offering experts to speak as article sources. The 3,903 articles Axia generated increased positive media, helping to increase revenue by 1,200%.
Adecco hired Axia to help promote its brand in its local markets as a major player in the staffing industry. Axia created a national PR campaign, raising corporate awareness and earning target national news coverage. Adecco received more than eight times its return on investment in news media coverage alone.
At the recommendation of a delighted client, the CEO of a Fortune 5000 global company and incoming board chair, Jacksonville University received $10,000 matching funds from that chairman's company to launch an image campaign to improve the local public perception of Jacksonville University.