Birthing a Book

By: Claudia Morlan

Buffalo Bayou Park has an incredible history. By being a part of the editorial team of Buffalo Bayou Partnership’s book From Rendering to Reality: The Story of Buffalo Bayou Park, I learned some little known history of this park and area. Did you know that Buffalo Bayou’s name may have originated from the bison or maybe from the “buffalo fish” which once swam the waters?

Through the editorial process, I was inspired by how passionately its proponents preserved, improved and advocated for this park. Over a period of nearly two years, I saw the inner workings of how a book comes together from cover to cover!

Continue reading “Birthing a Book”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 2000

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

Last week in our 1999 post, we were reflecting on our time and work with the Houston Symphony as our first performing arts client. This week, we’re sharing the power of collaboration in public relations as we head into the 2000s.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 2000”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1999

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

In 1998, Elmore PR was busy leading the media relations efforts for the grand opening of the Rice Lofts in Downtown Houston. This week, we’re remembering 1999 and our partnership with the Houston Symphony and Houston Symphony League — a relationship that lasted eight seasons.
Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1999”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1998

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

We celebrated the launch of The Cotswold Project in 1997 last week. This week, we’re revisiting 1998 and the opening of Rice Lofts in the historic Rice Hotel building.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1998”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1997

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

For 1996, we took a look at how technology has changed the way we work.  This week, we’re looking to 1997, which marked the beginning of The Cotswold Project. This project was significant for the revitalization and beautification of the streets in downtown Houston.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1997”

Buzzing in Downtown Houston: DesignHive by Brookfield

By: Laura Park

Earlier this month, Elmore PR helped client Brookfield Property Partners reveal DesignHive by Brookfield in the iconic 1600 Smith tower in Downtown Houston. DesignHive is a collection of four office suites showcasing the ‘workspace of the future,’ as designed by award-winning Houston architecture firms; Gensler, Inventure Design, Rottet Studio and Ziegler Cooper. In a city center abuzz with revitalization, the innovative DesignHive project stands out.

Continue reading “Buzzing in Downtown Houston: DesignHive by Brookfield”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1996

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

Looking back and learning about Elmore PR’s rich 25-year history has been a great experience for our team. Most recently, we revisited the Make Main Street Happen initiative.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1996”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1995

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

In last week’s installment of our 25th anniversary series, we traveled back in time to 1994 where we reflected on our work with the Downtown Development Framework Plan and the opening of Houston’s first Starbucks. This week’s we’re headed to Main Street as we look back on the beginning of Main Street’s revitalization.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1995”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1994

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

Last week, we had the chance to sit down with Susan Elmore to get the inside scoop on all things Elmore PR – from our agency’s early days to learning about those who have guided us along the way This week, we’re looking back to 1994 and reflecting on two of the agency’s earliest projects – assisting with the Downtown Development Framework Plan and the opening of Houston’s first Starbucks.

Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1994”

25 Years of Elmore PR: 1993

2017 is a big year for Elmore Public Relations—we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary! For the past 25 years, our agency has been working with numerous clients to help them achieve their goals, or as we say – connecting strategy, expertise and results. Each week we’re highlighting a year of Elmore PR.

Last week, we shared Elmore PR was started in August 1992. We thought – what better way to commemorate 1993, our agency’s first full year, than with a Q+A session with Susan Elmore herself?
Continue reading “25 Years of Elmore PR: 1993”