A New Director and a New Direction for Hubbell Connections

By: Erica Tackett @ericamt_ When I joined Hubbell Connections as a freshman I couldn’t believe how great of a resource it was for PR students—it gives anyone the opportunity to gain the valuable skills necessary to land internships. What I was even more surprised by was the amount of students not taking advantage of this … Continue reading A New Director and a New Direction for Hubbell Connections

Get “In” Shape with Institution Fitness

By: Rachel Bonello, account associate @bonellorachel What They Do The Institution is a new fitness center in downtown Lansing that offers a wide variety of group fitness classes, as well as personal training opportunities. Co-owners, Jennifer and Paul, have high hopes for the future of The Institution and Hubbell Connections is happy to help them … Continue reading Get “In” Shape with Institution Fitness

Meet the Clients

Greater Lansing Food Bank Account Executive: Alyssa Sturm Last year, the Greater Lansing Food Bank distributed 8 million pounds of food to the Greater Lansing area. With the Lansing area still trying recover from the effects of the economy, it is our goal to communicate to the community that efforts to end hunger are needed 365 days a year.As … Continue reading Meet the Clients

Michigan State University Dining Halls “Go Green” With Wanderer’s Tea

East Lansing local business, Wanderer’s Teahouse and Café, is providing their loose leaf tea blends to be served at MSU cafeterias. By Kelsey Krawiecki That’s right. East Lansing local business, Wanderer’s Teahouse and Café, has left their mark on multiple dining halls across Michigan State University’s campus. Wanderer’s loose leaf tea blends are currently being … Continue reading Michigan State University Dining Halls “Go Green” With Wanderer’s Tea

Leveraging Social Media for a Fast Food Chain

By: Shelby Pritchett A few weeks ago my Hubbell Connections account team received exciting news. Our team was selected to work with a new client, which we have all heard of…Conrad’s Grill. With the addition of a second location in East Lansing, the owner of Conrad’s has been looking to promote the chain and expand … Continue reading Leveraging Social Media for a Fast Food Chain

Hubbell Connections Wraps Up the Speadi Campus Challenge

By: Kelsey Krawiecki Throughout the fall semester, six members of Hubbell Connections worked to promote an application for smart phones called Speadi that provides a unique and cost-effective way for local businesses to reach their consumers in real-time. The goal was this: encourage consumers (called runners) and local businesses (called sponsors) to download and sign … Continue reading Hubbell Connections Wraps Up the Speadi Campus Challenge

Hubbell Connections Helps Showcase The Studio’s “Forte”

By: Bianca Teer On Saturday, Nov. 10, The Studio Performing Arts Center hosted "Finding Your Forte: A Sample of The Studio" at their facility in East Lansing, Mich. This particular event was created to bring awareness and interest to The Studio among the greater East Lansing community to showcase the different dance, voice, and acting … Continue reading Hubbell Connections Helps Showcase The Studio’s “Forte”

Solving the Riddle of a Murder Mystery High Tea

By: Michelle Latka, Account Associate & Kathryn Watts, Account Executive On the Sunday before Halloween, Wanderer’s Teahouse & Cafe hosted their annual Murder Mystery High Tea. This yearly event was a wonderful chance to celebrate the holiday, and for East Lansing and Michigan State University residents to interact. Participants in the Tea were each assigned … Continue reading Solving the Riddle of a Murder Mystery High Tea

Students Save with Speadi

By: Claire Carroll, Account Executive Michigan State University’s student-run public relations agency, Hubbell Connections, has accepted Speadi’s Campus Challenge.  Speadi is an original marketing program that helps local businesses reach their consumers in real-time.  The businesses that run Speadi deals are called “sponsors” and the consumers are the called “runners”.  So, how do we win … Continue reading Students Save with Speadi