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SloBody – conditioning infused yoga(tm) – is a trademarked workout method that strengthens, lengthens, and opens your body. They bring new life to old school conditioning (squats, lunges, core work, push ups) by blending them with yoga postures and breath awareness for a workout that builds: strength, awareness, flexibility, and mobility. SloBody has been operating in Seattle since 2000 – running its own studio locations as well as partnering with many companies, corporate facilities and health clubs. In 2013, SloBody is coming to South Florida and bringing healthy vibrant living and excellence in teaching! Learn more at www.SloBody.com.
Signs Now Boca Raton
Worthy Spaces is a South Florida-based professional organization business that handles residential and commercial projects. Founded in 2012 by Professional Organizer Michelle Worthington, the company offers a variety of services for individuals, families and businesses, including de-cluttering, unpacking and organization of the home (closets, kitchens, pantries, bathrooms, home office, bedrooms, playrooms and garages; office and desk organization, filing system organization, design and implementation, and paperless office conversion; as well as staging and purchasing. With the goal of helping her clients lead more organized, systemized and productive lives without stressing over the process, Worthington keeps Worthy Spaces customer-oriented and personal. Learn more at www.WorthySpaces.com.
Law Offices of Richard Tendler
Infrasweat is a proven yet cutting-edge wellness concept that delivers Infrared heat directly to the human body. The Infrared technology delivers a range of benefits, including detoxification, increased blood circulation, skin purification, relaxation, weight loss, and pain relief. Unlike traditional saunas that heat the air, the Infrared sauna directly heats you, which lowers the amount of toxins in your system to help restore health and balance to your body! Just 30 minutes a day at Infrasweat will allow you to detoxify the body, burn calories, strengthen your heart, improve your skin, help you relax, and so much more! Infrasweat in Delray Beach, Florida, will offer numerous personal saunas as well as refreshments for purchase. Opening in Delray’s famed Pineapple Grove, Infrasweat brought on BlueIvyCommunications to handle PR surrounding the grand opening! Learn more at Infrasweat.com.
Bellissima Baby & The Chair Pocket Factory
Bellissima Baby and The Chair Pocket Factory are both home-grown businesses founded and run by Lindsay Leventhal, a former elementary school teacher and stay-at-home mom. Running her businesses quietly, Leventhal got a jolt of fresh air and new life into both following a fantastic business section placement in the Palm Beach Post – thanks to BlueIvy Communications. Both businesses were put on the map and Leventhal had to start thinking about “what’s next” and how to keep up with the demand. Learn more at BellissimaBaby.com and TheChairPocketFactory.com.
Women’s Development Network 2.0
As an early member of the South Florida based women’s business organization – Women’s Development Network 2.0 – BlueIvyCommunications quickly agreed to take on the group’s communications efforts, including PR outreach, business profiles, and writing. Women Development Network 2.0 is a group designed by professional women for professional women. Its primary purpose is to exchange qualified business referrals and bring networking to a new level by implementing and taking advantage of the new technology available. Learn more at www.womendevnet.com.
CrossFit Hardcore North “The Locker Room”
CrossFit Hardcore North “The Locker Room” opened in Royal Palm Beach, Florida during the summer of 2012 and was looking for some media exposure for the Box’s grand opening celebration, which included nearly 200 attendees, a charity component, numerous vendors, and more. With less then a week to tell the story, in came BlueIvy Communications, which secured media placements for the new CrossFit location and its owners in the Palm Beach Post, South Florida Sun-Sentinel, and on Examiner.com. Interested in working out or learning more? Visit CrossFit Hardcore North “The Locker Room.”
Integrated Holistic Medicine
Integrated Holistic Medicine (IHM) is a Boca Raton-based acupuncture and chinese medicine clinic that truly treats the whole being. Led by practitioners Carlos and Su, IHM integrates various natural medical modalities to suit one’s individual needs within the context of his or her life. Services offered at the clinic, include: Acupuncture, Facial Rejuvenation, Meditation, Qi Gong, Cupping Massage, Moxibustion, Heat Therapy, Sintergetica, Aromatherapy and more. The newly opened clinic brought on BlueIvyCommunications to manage all PR around its launch and to introduce it to the local media and potential customers. Learn more at www.ihmhealing.com.
SAMANDHEL Corp is an Import/Export company based in South Florida that serves clients around the globe, with extensive experience in South America, China. The company is made up of experienced purchasing, quality and manufacturing professionals driven to provide their customers with the best products and personalized service. SAMANDHEL was initially created in response to company’s needs to improve their negotiation processes and purchasing terms in order to keep up with the current market demands. Thanks to SAMANDHEL’s more than 10 years of experience in international sourcing and industrial project development, coupled with the power of new technologies, its clients have been able to access the most competitive markets to acquire strategic products. Learn more at www.samandhel.com.
Miami Portable Cooling
Miami Portable Cooling is a distributor of small, medium or large cooling devices that are available for rent or sale. They cover the South Florida market and help businesses, employees, guests, customers and individuals “stay cool”! The product - Port-A-Cool – is an amazing portable cooler, which offers many exciting versatile options for portable cooling when standard air-conditioning may be unavailable, impractical or cost prohibitive. Cooling products provide air that makes you comfortable at work or at play. Another benefit of Miami Portable Cooling’s products is the extremely low operational cost (less than $1.00 per day). Miami Portable Cooling brought on BlueIvyCommunications to help obtain some exposure for the local business prior to the hot Florida summer months! Learn more at www.miamiportablecooling.com.
CrankNut is an independently owned and operated service organization dedicated to the on-site repair of cell phones, iPods, computers and electronic devices. Located store in Boynton Beach, FL, CrankNut offers speedy on-site repairs for all smart phones, computers, and many other types of electronic gadgets. BlueIvyCommunications came on board to help develop a press release, media alert and pitch regarding the store’s opening and ribbon cutting ceremony. BlueIvyCommunications quickly secured a placement in the South Florida Business Journal. Learn more at www.CrankNut.com.
National Tay-Sachs & Allied Diseases Association (NTSAD)
The National Tay-Sachs & Allied Diseases Association (NTSAD) is one of the oldest patient advocacy groups in the country. The organization focuses on funding research, supporting over 500 families and individuals worldwide, and raising awareness to prevent disease. Today, NTSAD is recognized as a leading non-profit patient group with a demonstrated commitment to service, science and support. The NTSAD brought on BlueIvyCommunications to handle PR and Communications surrounding the non-profit organization’s 34th Annual Family Conference held in Orlando, FL in April 2012. BlueIvyCommunications was charged with getting the word out locally as well as nationally on the conference, the topics being discussed, the research being reported, and the attendees. Learn more at www.NTSAD.org.
DryClean To Go
DryClean To Go is a South Florida-based pick-up and delivery laundry service. Started by two successful female entrepreneurs, DryClean To Go’s top priority is to provide its customers with the highest quality cleaning, outstanding customer service and convenience to make your life easier. DryClean To Go uses the latest technology so that customers have quick access to their accounts, can easily check their order status, balance, and history, as well as update their information and even schedule a service. DryClean To Go is unique in its service offerings (no minimums for pick-up and no membership fees!), great customer service and innovative use of technology. The Company reached out to BlueIvyCommunications to help increase exposure in South Florida (specifically southern Palm Beach and northern Broward counties) via traditional and social media. To learn more about DryClean To Go, please visit www.mydrycleantogo.com.
The Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation
The Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation emerged in 1998 — inspired by the strength of a little boy with a fatal genetic disease — to lead the fight for education, quality assurance, and research of children’s genetic diseases of the brain. The Foundation’s mission is to promote and lead critical awareness, testing, counseling, and research initiatives that hold promise for the prevention and eventual cure of fatal children’s genetic diseases of the brain. To celebrate the Foundation’s 13th anniversary, a “Sweetness and Laughter” Gala will be held on February 12, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida. BlueIvyCommunications was brought on as a partner and tasked with managing communications, PR and social media for the event. To learn more about the foundation and upcoming gala, please visit www.mfrfoundation.org.
Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman, LLP
The Law Firm of Burman, Critton, Luttier & Coleman (BCLC) is based in South Florida and specializes in commercial litigation, personal injury and domestic needs. The firm and its team of complex litigation lawyers secured BlueIvyCommunications to assist in maintaining and editing BCLC’s website, social media pages, eNewsletter, blogs and more. Through more consistent and proactive media relations and communications, it is BCLC’s goal to share news, updates, perspectives from the firm’s partners, and results more frequently with clients as well as colleagues in the law industry around the state of Florida. For more information, please visit www.bclclaw.com.
Bethesda Next is an organization created with the intention of introducing local, young professionals to the Bethesda Hospital Foundation, an organization charged with raising funds to create and maintain the values of Bethesda Memorial Hospital. Bethesda Next was developed by a group of likeminded individuals – all with their own unique connection to the hospital. Bethesda Next brought on BlueIvyCommunications to help get the word out on its first annual White Party, being held October 14, 2011 in Boynton Beach, FL. BlueIvyCommunications assisted the Bethesda Next team with social media and traditional media outreach, messaging prep and general communications. Learn more at www.BethesdaNext.com.
Lynn University, an independent, co-ed, residential liberal arts university located in Boca Raton, FL, was seeking a communications partner to help the school re-brand its admission materials (brochures, letters, postcards, etc.). The university’s marketing and communications department needed someone with a young, fresh voice and the ability to understand and communicate between the university and potential students. That’s where BlueIvyCommunications came in. BlueIvyCommunications was charged with helping to create a new and unique voice and brand for the university – one that is attractive and appealing to high school students, applicants and potential students. Learn more at www.lynn.edu.
Cancer Sensibility Foundation and CancerShopUSA.com
BlueIvyCommunications was secured by Dr. Melanie Bone, a gynecologist, mother of four and breast cancer survivor based in West Palm Beach, FL, to handle communications and public relations for her brand as well as the Cancer Sensibility Foundation and CancerShopUSA.com, an online store featuring more than 300 practical and needed products specifically made for cancer patients. BlueIvyCommunications immediately got to work developing press releases, media pitches, product fact sheets, informational documents and brochures for the Foundation and CancerShopUSA.com. Learn more about the Foundation at www.cancersensibility.org and its sister site at www.CancerShopUSA.com.
Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County
The Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County secured BlueIvyCommunications on a retainer basis with the goal of enhancing the organization’s web presence. BlueIvyCommunications was tasked with writing, editing and organizing content received from the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County’s diverse and impressive group of departments and agencies. Once launched, the site will serve as a place for members of the Palm Beach County Jewish community to visit and gain insight on the programs and opportunities available to them in Palm Beach. Learn more at www.jewishpalmbeach.org.
BlueIvyCommunications serves as PrimeTime Amusements’ communications partner, providing strategic PR support, social media management (twitter and facebook), as well as general communications support (writing and editing). Looking to raise the company’s profile globally and garner positive attention for new partnerships, PrimeTime Amusements brought on BlueIvyCommunications with the objective to “win.” Since starting work with PrimeTime, BlueIvyCommunications has created a managed a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony in partnership with Johnny Rockets and GameRoom in addition to securing media coverage in a variety of local and national news outlets, including the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and South Florida Business Journal, as well as trade magazines, including Vending Times, RePlay Magazine, PlayMeter Magazine and Tourism, Attractions & Parks Magazine. Learn more about PrimeTime Amusements at www.primetimeamusements.com.
Junction International, a full-service provider of multilingual translation and cross-cultural communications solutions for global businesses and organizations, brought on BlueIvyCommunications as its PR partner to help market the company’s expertise and experience while securing positive media coverage. BlueIvyCommunications immediately got to work and developed a PR plan with the following priorities: Editing and rewriting of existing articles so that they are in media- and customer friendly format; Securing exposure for Junction International President and CEO Claudia Waitman as an expert resource; Obtaining positive media coverage in business journals, newspapers and trade publications; Drafting case studies; and Proactively communicating new account wins, partnerships and updates as appropriate. To date, BlueIvyCommunications has already secured placements in the South Florida Business Journal (Junction’s number 1 goal) and on b-to-b site Biz2Credit.com. Learn more about Junction International at www.junctioninternational.com.
Chiropractic and Sports Rehabilitation Institute
Two years after opening the Chiropractic and Sports Rehabilitation Institute in Boynton Beach, FL, Dr. David Rudnick was looking for a new and innovative way to educate and inform his patients on medical findings, health and wellness; as well as reach an expanded market of patients. That’s where BlueIvyCommunications came in. BlueIvyCommunications worked with Dr. Rudnick on developing a professional and informative newsletter, filled with rich content as well as updates on his practice, and made available to both existing and potential new patients. BlueIvyCommunications designed, researched and wrote content for the newsletter. Further, BlueIvyCommunications managed the printing, addressing and mailing of the monthly newsletter. Already, the Chiropractic and Sports Rehabilitation Institute has seen an increase in new patients thanks to the newsletter! Learn more at www.drdavidrudnick.com.
Inspiration University is an organization based in South Florida that is focused on helping women achieve their best professionally, physically and emotionally. Founded by Valerie Stuut and Vicky Pestrichelli, Inspiration University (IU) identifies itself as a place for female professionals to receive the support and tools they need to advance in their careers, grow their businesses, get healthy and get the motivation they need to make it all happen. Vicky and Valerie brought on BlueIvyCommunications as the organization’s agency of record to help reach local media in South Florida and gain positive press for the Inspiration University League, bi-annual convention and job fair. Learn more about Inspiration University at www.inspiration-university.com.
OK Generators has been in business in South Florida for over three decades! However, the company had never done any proactive PR outreach showcasing President Bob Birdsong’s knowledge and expertise. That changed when OK Generators hired BlueIvyCommunications with the goal of making OK Generators the expert resource on hurricane preparedness, generator installation and maintenance. BlueIvyCommunications quickly introduced OK Generators to the South Florida media and worked to secure media interviews and placements in various outlets, including a feature story in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and an editorial in Disaster Recovery Journal by Bob Birdsong. Learn more at www.okgenerators.com.
“You Can’t Get To Heaven Wearing Tight Shoes” by Dr. Patricia Darlington
Dr. Patricia Darlington, author of “You Can’t Get To Heaven Wearing Tight Shoes,” had released her first book during the summer of 2010 but had delayed promoting it extensively because of a busy schedule. However, upon deciding it was time to get the word out about her funny yet insightful book on personal honesty, Dr. Darlington reached out to BlueIvyCommunications for help. BlueIvyCommunications handled all PR outreach and media relations for the book and Dr. Darlington, as well as securing book reviews on radio stations and blogs as well in print publications. Learn more at www.notightshoesinheaven.com.
Chabad of East Boca
The Chabad of East Boca, located in East Boca Raton, FL, offers a varity of programs, including adult education classes, community-wide Holiday celebrations, Jewish single’s events, hospital visitation, counseling and crisis intervention, the Bat Mitzvah club and other youth programs. Chabad of East Boca’s doors are open to all, regardless of background or affiliation. In order to share this message with the South Florida community, Rabbi Ruvi New brought on BlueIvyCommunications to assist with PR outreach, general writing and communications, as well as social media management. BlueIvyCommunications is also assisting the Chabad in reaching out to potential sponsors for upcoming Holiday events. Learn more about the Chabad of East Boca at www.chabadbocabeaches.com.