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Board Members in New Places: Why Easterseals DC MD VA Looked to Josh Golden

Charities and not-for-profits typically draw their Boards from the ranks of long-time volunteers and donors.  Board members are rightly valued for their commitment, their financial acumen, their connections, and their ability to raise money. Why would a charity like Easterseals DC MD VA break the mold and elect an advertising agency creative director to its Board?

Robert W. Sprague

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7 Practices of the Hospitality Industry that Build Customer Experience

Yours is almost certainly not the only company that does what you do. So how can you create a unique and unequaled experience of what doing business with you looks, sounds, and feels like? There’s one industry that has been perfecting the customer experience for 250 years—hospitality.

Sarah Luzietti

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How Expecting the Unexpected Can Ensure Capital Campaign Success

Capital campaigns can be an uphill battle, with so much competition for nonprofit projects. It helps when an organization has a clear vision and a solid track record to back it up— yes, and, a marketing agency that specializes in message development and brand awareness to catapult them forward.

Lisa Daniel

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5 Tips on How to Build a Successful Public Sector Event Program

It was a record-breaking year for AFCEA Bethesda. The 12th Annual Health IT Summit, held January 15-16, 2020 in North Bethesda, Md., exceeded chapter goals for attendance, sponsorship, exhibitors, media coverage, and revenue.

Kay Logan

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HR Considerations in Mergers and Acquisitions

Bob Sprague joined a panel on “HR Considerations in Mergers & Acquisitions,” sponsored by Quantive Events, at the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce February 12.

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New Year, New Faces

Yes& adds Jennifer Anderson, Senior Account Manager, and Alfred Warren, PR Account Executive to our talented team. 

Sarah Luzietti

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Yes& Helps ACLU Fight for Civil Rights

The American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia has selected Yes& to provide a communications audit—helping the civil rights and free speech organization prioritize top issues in 2020.

Mike Smith

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Capitol Christmas Tree

The 2019 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree has been safely delivered (via a specially-packed, extra-large truck) to Washington, D.C.!  For the past 50 years, the U.S. Forest Service has selected one lucky tree—always from a different national forest across the country—to adorn the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol building during the holidays.

Jacqui Balogh

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One HUGE Winter Gala for a Good Cause

On December 12th, the AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association) Washington, D.C. chapter celebrated its 44th Winter Gala. More than 1,000 technology professionals, along with their partners from federal military and intelligence agencies, turned out in black tie for a festive evening of networking, great food and drink, and raising money to help underprivileged children in the Washington, D.C. area.

Carmel McDonagh

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Yes& Raises Visibility for Tableau

Tableau is a Seattle-based data-visualization software company that hired Connelly Works – now Yes& - in 2018 to expand Tableau’s content strategy in the federal sector.

Lisa Daniel

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Event Team Grows

Yes& adds a new Event Manager, Elizabeth Richards to the stellar team.  

Sarah Luzietti

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Yes& Wins Two Washington Business Journal Corporate Philanthropy Awards

For the second year in a row, Yes& was honored to receive Corporate Philanthropy Awards from the Washington Business Journal in two small-business categories. Yes& ranked number eight for Giving and number four for Volunteer Hours.

Edith Bullard

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