December 2, 2021

A campaign for the future of Austin’s governance

The problem In late 2020, Elizabeth Christian Public Relations (ECPR) was approached by the International City/County Managers Association (ICMA) about an initiative that was underway …

December 2, 2021

Winning means sharing your insights, not just your announcements, with journalists

Our clients entrust us daily with sharing their stories broadly across audiences, including their local communities and key stakeholders. They also look to us to …

December 2, 2021

Diligent work of our healthcare clients

Few have faced greater challenges over the last two years than those working in healthcare. The pandemic has reinforced the value of quality care, and …

June 21, 2021

My adventure on MetroRapid Bus 803

Like many Austinites, I have been anxiously awaiting the first Austin FC home game. And, given our role in bringing this professional soccer team to …

June 9, 2021

MLS2ATX to Austin FC: A winning campaign

Left to right: David Wyatt, Shannon McKinley, Lindsay Ketchum, Elizabeth Christian, Lia Truitt, Kristin Marcum “If you’re not on the pitch, you’re on the bench.” …

May 26, 2021

What to consider when considering national PR

Like politics, all news is local—but it’s also all national. What does that mean? Let’s discuss. Over the past several months, Elizabeth Christian Public Relations …

April 21, 2021

Virtually impeccable: Best practices, creative approaches helped us hire up

What a different experience it is to interview people virtually! You don’t get to shake their hand to gauge that telltale sign of confidence. You …

April 20, 2021

The improbable goals mean the most

April 17, 2021, was a day many in the Austin community had been waiting on for years. It’s a day I knew would happen and …

December 17, 2020

“How do you measure a year in the life?”

I’ve missed many things this year, from hugging my mom to seeing friends at events. I’ve also missed live music and shows. One of my …

December 17, 2020

Three big communication lessons from 2020

This past year—the 25th for ECPR—has taught the world myriad lessons about life, information, community, business and ourselves. The pandemic broke a lot of things …