CenterSpoke Public Relations Firm Launches in Charlotte
08/02/2018

Specializing in PR & Content Creation for Mid- to Large-Sized Businesses

Online PR News – 02-August-2018 – Charlotte, N.C. – CenterSpoke, a boutique and results-focused public relations firm, has opened in Charlotte, N.C. Offering large-firm expertise with the personal touch of a boutique agency, CenterSpoke creates customized and dynamic public relations campaigns for consumer-facing and business-to-business brands. The firm has a mastering of public relations fundamentals infused with a knowledge of how to incorporate the digital age.

"CenterSpoke was inspired by movement and connection, and built on a spirit of excellence," comments owner and president, Trisha McGuire Smith. "We are the missing spoke in a company's wheel of activity to propel them to the center of attention. Just as spokes connect the hub of a wheel to the exterior, we connect the core, or center, of their business with the outside world. We have the relationships with the critical 'spokes' to do so - journalists, influencers, the community, and more."

Services CenterSpoke offers include strategic communication planning; compelling campaign development; media relations; blogger/influencer marketing; messaging; content creation; event promotion and community relations.

With expertise spanning multiple industries - consumer products and events, manufacturing, real estate, restaurant/retail and technology, just to name a few - CenterSpoke is adept at working for Fortune 500 companies, burgeoning start-ups, and mid-size companies in between. As such, CenterSpoke is well-suited to be the public relations partner for a national brand seeking to localize its efforts in Charlotte, or a company needing to connect with its target audience and disrupt its market.

Services CenterSpoke offers include strategic communication planning; compelling campaign development; media relations; blogger/influencer marketing; messaging; content creation; event promotion and community relations.

Smith is a veteran public relations practitioner who most recently served as vice president and director of client services at a local public relations firm start-up. Under her leadership, she grew the business' revenue by almost 900 percent over three and a half years, with a similar projected trajectory for her fourth year. Throughout her career, she has handled powerhouse brands, such as Campbell Soup Company, Dunkin' Donuts, General Electric and Le Meridien Hotels; rapidly-growing technology players, such as AvidXchange and SMD; and local favorites like Craft Tasting Room & Growler Shop and CycleBar.

ABOUT CENTERSPOKE
CenterSpoke is a results-focused, modern public relations agency that creates customized and dynamic public relations campaigns for consumer-facing and business-to-business brands. With us, you get the best of both "wheels" - large-firm expertise with the personal touch of a boutique agency, and a mastering of public relations fundamentals infused with a knowledge of how to incorporate the digital age. Add us as a spoke in your business, and your product or service will become the center of attention.