May 13, 2020

Home Is Where the Heart Is: Tips for Effectively (and Sensitively) Courting Consumers in the COVID-19 Era

This article was first published on Furniture World.  It’s no surprise that the COVID-19 pandemic has ignited increased interest among consumers in their homes. As most of us are spending much more time at home, we are seeing and experiencing our homes in news ways and finding ourselves with extra time to tackle improvements from DIY projects to major renovations. With that in mind, now is an ideal time to position relevant brands in
February 6, 2020

What Happens in Vegas: Highlights from the Trex Booth at IBS 2020

Contrary to popular opinion, what happens in Vegas doesn’t always stay there – especially when you play your PR cards right. With a combination of strategic media outreach, well-timed social content and an in-booth appearance by a special celebrity guest, the LCWA team helped longtime client, Trex Company, hit the jackpot at this year’s International Builder’s Show(IBS). One of the
July 22, 2019

Award Spotlight: “Trex Decks Out the World”

As they say, teamwork makes the dream work. At LCWA, we are big believers in the power of collaboration. This year, that philosophy paid off in meaningful results for our client, Trex Company, and high-profile recognition for our agency in the form of a 2019 Trumpet Award from the Publicity Club of Chicago. Collaboration was the key to this award-winning
June 27, 2019

Five Keys to Working with a Team of Agencies

There a shift happening in the marketing world. As companies look to streamline every aspect of their businesses, they are turning to “one-stop shops” for all of their marketing needs. But, just as you wouldn’t trust one doctor to treat every aspect of your body, it’s highly unrealistic to expect one agency will be able to offer best-in-class service across