Read the latest updates from our clients, as well as agency news and helpful, industry-specific takeaways from our expert communications professionals.


Lisa Urias Shares Her Thoughts on the Unrest in Our Country
Recently, Urias Communications President/CEO, Lisa Urias, penned an op-ed for AZCentral.com, sharing her thoughts and experiences regarding racial disparity and unrest occurring in America today. As an agency that specializes in reaching multicultural audiences, we are sensitive …
Urias Communications Wins Award for Success in Multicultural Marketing
Urias Communications is proud to receive a national marketing award for its outreach to Latinx markets for Desert Botanical Garden. The Culture Marketing Council (CMC) 2020 Culture Account Planning Excellence (CAPE) Awards, honors and celebrates the …
First Native American Congresswomen Headline Native Youth Virtual Conference
United National Indian Tribal Youth, Inc. (UNITY) kicks off its first-ever virtual national conference later today, June 25, at 2 p.m. PT, with a general session featuring three prestigious guest presenters. United States congresswomen Deb Haaland …
Southern Careers Institute President Shares Her Thoughts on the Future of Education
This month, in the Austin Business Journal, Southern Careers Institute President Nikki England shared insight into what she thinks the future of education will look like in Austin. She gives her perspective on how the updates …
Our Recommendations on How to Respond to the Black Lives Matter Movement
As a member of several business organizations and boards, Lisa has been asked by a number of corporate executives and CEOs about how best to respond to the Black Lives Matter movement. Beyond your own learning …
Recognizing PR Opportunities is the First Step in Promoting Your Brand
Through years of working in public relations, we have found that sticking to a communications plan based on the overall goals and strategy of the client is not enough. Promoting seasonal content or launching a PR …
How You Respond During a Time of Crisis Matters
With every crisis there is opportunity: yet who would have thought that a global pandemic as serious and devastating as COVID-19, could create such extensive organizational engagement and positive communication among so many. During this time, …
Phoenix Indian Center Sends Truckloads of Donations to Navajo Nation
Phoenix Indian Center CEO Patti Hibbeler responded quickly with many corporate partners to provide much-needed supplies and financial support to members of the Navajo Nation – one of the country’s biggest coronavirus hot spots. As a result, …
Southern Careers Institute Provides Grants to Students
Last month, Southern Careers Institute announced that it received $6.3 million in CARES Act funds to provide needs-based grants to students, and to improve the school’s online and distance learning functionality. Students receiving the grant money …
Achieve60AZ Announces Road to Attainment Blog Series
Achieve60AZ Executive Director Rachel Yanof reminded all of us that we have just ten years remaining to achieve the state’s wildly important goal of having 60 percent of Arizona adults obtain a career technical certificate or …