America’s most admired and fastest-growing brands turn to Axia, one of Forbes’ Best PR Agencies in America. Companies like yours select Axia to share their stories through the news, social media, and online.
These success stories demonstrate the power of public relations to create visibility, trust, consideration, and decisions for brands, products, services, and experts. Because each business challenge is unique, we develop custom public relations strategies, tactics, and measurement programs for every client and campaign – and the results speak for themselves.
Brightway Insurance, a start-up independent insurance agency, wanted to grow its brand. This campaign helped build Brightway’s brand recognition and positioned its CEO as a thought leader in the industry. As a result, news coverage, including a Kiplinger's Personal Finance article featuring Brightway Insurance as one of the top eight franchise opportunities in the U.S., helped the company become a thought leader in the franchise and insurance industries.
L. Gale Lemerand hired Axia to promote his invention, a touch-free door-opening system for public restrooms. Axia launched a PR campaign to educate consumers and businesses about the product. As a result, the news media coverage reached more than five million consumers and decision-makers worldwide, leading to more than $1 million in new distributor sales.
A national mortgage broker's negative online reputation cost them $20,000 per day in lost sales. This campaign positioned the company as a thought leader, pitched media contacts, and managed the company’s online reputation. Through this campaign, the company earned positive media coverage, received awards celebrating the company and its business practices, and changed the public’s perception of it.
Adecco Group (formerly MPS Group), a worldwide staffing firm, needed to promote its brand in local markets as a major player in the staffing industry. This national PR campaign raised corporate awareness and earned target national news coverage for the brand. As a result of the campaign, Adecco received more than eight times its return on investment in news media coverage alone and gained awareness for more than eight specialty staffing divisions.
intelligentM wanted to reach hospital leaders to spread a solution for this critical health care issue: hand washing. Axia launched a media awareness campaign directed at industry trade outlets. The campaign earned national coverage almost instantly.
Fidelity National Financial
The world's largest title insurance company, Fidelity National Financial (NYSE: FNF), needed to improve its visibility and reputation as a good corporate citizen in its hometown. Axia sought third-party awards, honors, and endorsements for the Fortune 500, $10 billion corporation's regional volunteer and financial contributions. News media coverage from the awards and contributions gave FNF the reputation boost it sought.
REBOUNDERZ FRANCHISE AND DEVELOPMENT
Fast-growing Rebounderz Franchise and Development, franchiser of Rebounderz Indoor Trampoline Arena, wanted to share its success story with consumers and prospective franchisees. Axia provided account management, crisis communication, media relations, news writing, and media pitching. While working with Axia, in one year, Rebounderz grew from $8 million to $22 million.
Rayonier hired Axia for public relations strategy and services for the executive and marketing teams. Axia provided spokesperson training and key message development; internal communications, strategic communications, and action plans for the Nassau County Stewardship District; and communications about organizational design and division restructures, employee training, and professional development opportunities.
Tarmac hired Axia PR to establish and manage positive perception and reception as the young company developed an excavation site. Axia publicized and promoted the good work and economic impact of the company and its operations. Axia carried the message to the public that Tarmac creates jobs and employment opportunities.
A publicly traded, billion-dollar American discount men's and women's department store chain with 280 stores in 29 states experienced an employee-customer altercation, causing the customer to vent their frustration online, which quickly gained negative attention. This campaign crafted crisis responses to prevent the story from going national and attracting further media attention. As a result, the store implemented new training programs and customer feedback solutions to better serve its consumers.
Brightway Insurance, a start-up independent insurance agency, wanted to expand its brand locally and nationally. When State Farm exited Florida's home insurance market, this campaign worked to expand Brightway Insurance’s recognition and position its CEO as a thought leader. As a result, this campaign helped position Brightway Insurance as a trusted go-to insurance expert, leading to a 300% increase in call volume in two weeks.
Tech Staffing Company
A tech company was struggling to recruit new employees because of its negative online reputation. This campaign leveraged the media to share the company’s success and rapid growth story, creating and promoting positive content on search engines. These efforts created positive media coverage for the company and showcased the company’s unique culture.
Brightway Insurance wanted to grow its emerging brand. Researching editorial calendars and pitching media, this multi-year PR campaign helped generate inbound franchisee leads for Brightway Insurance. This campaign helped Brightway Insurance build a strong brand, generate viral earned media coverage, and create a reputation in business and franchise trade media as a smart franchise investment.
As fast-growing Reichard Staffing and RDW Professional Staffing merged with Jacksonville’s Alluvion Staffing, executives knew they needed to find a PR agency partner that could successfully share the news of the merger with the media and through external communications.
Octagon, the world’s largest sports marketing firm, selected Axia Public Relations to find a new sponsor its Women’s Tennis Association event in Northeast Florida. In order to gain the expsoure Octagon needed to spread the news of this unique opportunity, Axia reached out to Sports Illustrated and USA Today along with many other news outlets. By the end of its campaign, Axia gained more than a half-million dollars in earned media coverage that generated the leads required to secure a new title sponsor.
FIRST COAST COMMUNITY BANK
First Coast Community Bank chose Axia Public Relations to raise awareness of a new high-yield account. Axia delivered with a comprehensive integrated campaign that netted millions of dollars in new deposits.