There’s No Turning Back Now….

I left Michigan more than three years ago and moved to Chicago. I wanted to get my Masters (which I successfully did after two years) and then move back to Michigan with my family. Little did I know how drastically my plans would eventually change.  After picking up...

6 Things I Learned in my First 6 Months at KDC

On May 29, 2012, I started my journey at Kirvin Doak Communications. To honor my half-year milestone, I thought I’d compile a list of A COUPLE things I have learned in my first six months in the PR world. 1. Always Say “YES” to Opportunities: At one of our first...

Home for the holidays in Vegas

Working in an office with a majority of transplants from all over the contiguous United States, many of us at Kirvin Doak Communications go home for the holidays, making the trek back to the cities and small towns where we grew up. This year, however, a few of us...

Art History 101: Vegas Style

When I studied abroad in Florence, Italy, my father insisted I take an art history class. Seeing that I was living in the Renaissance capital, I decided this wouldn’t be a bad idea – this way, when I toured museums like the Vatican and the Uffizi, I didn’t look like a...