Feb 06, 2020
Change is hard, but change is good. It’s crucial to stay relevant in today’s digital landscape. Here at Charles Ryan Associates, Smart Brand Communications is our lifeblood. We set out to build a site that reflects who we are as a communications firm, while creating an engaging and intuitive user experience.
Oct 29, 2019
This year’s meeting was particularly exciting as 2019 marks the 45th anniversary since Charlie Ryan himself founded the firm. Our theme for the meeting was CRA Sapphire, which is the official symbol of a 45th anniversary and, to us, represents the culmination of nearly a half century of innovation, passion and drive.
Oct 15, 2019
For the second year in a row, CRA sponsored Guys Night Out, a YWCA of Charleston fundraiser for its Sojourner's Shelter for Homeless Women & Families. Sojourner’s provides emergency shelter and supportive services around the clock, every day of the year for homeless single women, women with children, men with custody of their children and intact families. So, it’s a cause CRA is proud to get behind.
Jun 21, 2019
CRA recently won eight awards at the 2019 Public Relations Society of America-WV (PRSA-WV) Crystal Awards hosted at Milan Puskar Stadium in Morgantown, W.Va. CRA took home awards in categories including collateral, event materials and external communications campaigns for clients such as Appalachian Power and BrickStreet Insurance and Motorists Insurance Group.
Jun 10, 2019
CRA accepted four PRSA Awards at the 2019 Virginia PRSA Awards at the John Marshall Hotel in Richmond. hese awards included a Capital Award for DC Lottery’s website as well as two Commonwealth Awards in Community Relations for Virginia State Police’s Insurance Fraud Program (IFP) and Help Eliminate Auto Theft (HEAT) awareness campaigns.
Apr 29, 2019
Please join CRA in congratulating our CEO Susan Lavenski for being recognized as one of the country's leading entrepreneurs, as she has been named one of Industry Era magazine's "2019 10 Best Entrepreneurs of the Year." Susan also will serve as keynote commencement speaker for Marshall University’s 2019 graduation ceremonies next month.
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