Public Speaking

Kathy - Clark Mishler photoKathy Day has more than 30 years of experience working in the media and with media in Alaska. She also is one only a handful of working PR pros who holds the APR (Accredited in Public Relations) designation in the state.

As a Solution Provider for Constant Contact, Kathy also is available to lead a variety of seminars and workshops on email marketing, social media and other strategies that can be accomplished on the Constant Contact platform.

Groups Kathy has spoken to include American Marketing Association Alaska Chapter, National Association of Caterers & Event Planners-Anchorage Chapter, the Alaska Travel Industry Association (ATIA) Conference, Women Entrepreneurs (WE) of Alaska, PRSA-Alaska Chapter, Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Alaska, Alaska Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the Kenai Peninsula Tourism Marketing Council “Marketing & Technology” Conference attendees.

Kathy is available to speak to your group on a variety of topics – from PR tactics that work, public relations tips and tools, PR on a shoestring budget, how to work with travel media and using the latest in PR technology to simplify your job as a PR professional. She also is a great speaker to share advice on entrepreneurism and owning your own small business. Call us to book Kathy for your special event or monthly meeting!

Other KD/PR Virtual team members also frequently handle speaking engagements, just ask Kathy for a referral.

Media Relations

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Relationships are the keystone of powerful media relations. And, with more than 27 years of local Alaska experience, KD/PR Virtual’s Kathy Day has built a network of relationships with Internet, print, radio and television journalists and bloggers that is unprecedented in the state.  read more »

Copywriting & Editing

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Call on KD/PR Virtual’s project management, graphic design and writing experience to help you with your next E-News, printed newsletter, brochure, invitation, annual report or other printed material. KD/PR Virtual and affiliated writers are comfortable with a wide range of subjects, from the Alaska’s building industry to utilities, fisheries issues, nonprofits and the arts.

In 2017, Kathy Day of KD/PR Virtual was named Content Coordinator for South Anchorage Hillside Living Magazine. Look for Kathy’s “Family Spotlight” and “Business Spotlight” features in each issue of the magazine.
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Crisis Communications

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Bad things do happen to good businesses. When it happens, will you be ready? KD/PR Virtual Agency provides its clients crisis counseling and plans of action when all is well, so your business can be prepared for the worst. Working with Helvey Communications, KD/PR Virtual was awarded a Silver Anvil in 2017 for crisis communications work for an Anchorage company.  read more »

Special Events

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From organizing Spenard Builders Supply’s Bon Appetit Chef Demo Series to publicizing the Great Alaska Sportsman Show or Alaska Women’s Show, KD/PR Virtual is no stranger to special event coordination. read more »

Other Public Relations Services

Expert Client Counsel is Key

Spokesperson training, building and administrating company social media campaigns, documentary, news and viral videos, E-Newsletters, direct mail, logos, coordination of speaker’s bureaus, direct mail campaigns, video, podcasts, concensus building within a group and brainstorming sessions are just some of the other public relations expertise KD/PR brings to the table.

What sets us apart? Our years of experience. How efficiently we work. Our connections across the State of Alaska. If we don’t know the answer to your PR need, we likely know the right person to help with a solution.

Looking for that perfect giveaway? KD/PR Virtual’s team can help you come up with the latest and coolest specialty promo item. We’re not talking pens and coffee cups here. Get creative and give your potential clients something useful that will keep your company top of mind for months to come. Our team member, Stacey Vetter, attends the latest conferences on specialty promotional products and always comes up with a unique giveaway item tailored to your business.

One of the most important assets we bring to our clients is experienced, reliable public relations counsel. When the CEO needs an “outside opinion” or when the PR director needs a helping hand, KD/PR can be there as needed. We have people who can fill in for someone on maternity leave or when a position is vacant. We are “on call” to our clients 24 X 7 and will help you set realistic communications goals and guide you to achieving measurable public relations goals.