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Tips for Event Planning in 2021

by Frances Roy Agency • July 26, 2021

Events are back; however, post-pandemic, we now have new aspects when planning an in-person gathering. If you are planning an event for your organization this year, we have a few tips to help your preparation and execution run smoothly.  Get creative.  Although the landscape has changed in many ways, the pandemic brought new life into […]


Event Planning

by Frances Roy Agency • July 21, 2021

In this week’s Hello Frances episode, Shantelle is joined by her daughter and FRA Event Coordinator, Anna Dedicke to talk all about event planning. They break down the importance of communication, starting early, and being creative. Their conversation reminds you that no matter if you are planning a personal gathering, a client event, or a […]


How to Ask for Customer Reviews

by Frances Roy Agency • July 20, 2021

You have great sales, your customers are happy with your product, but they aren’t leaving online reviews. How do you ask them to spread the word about their positive experience with your organization? Here we share a few ways you can approach this could-be-awkward conversation with confidence to enhance your company’s online reputation. Let them […]


Getting Through Customer Reviews

by Frances Roy Agency • July 19, 2021

This week on Hello Frances, Shantelle and Hillaree take the mic together to talk about the importance of customer reviews. In this episode, they discuss asking for good reviews, how to handle negative reviews and tools your company can use to share reviews across your digital platforms!


Discovering Wonder with Diane Fraser and the Emerald Coast Science Center

by Frances Roy Agency • July 12, 2021

This week on the Hello Frances podcast, Shantelle welcomes guest Diane Fraser with the Emerald Coast Science Center. Diane talks about the importance of discovering wonder and why it’s crucial to ask questions. By being curious and asking questions, you ignite your willingness to be able to learn something new which in turn brings you […]


Summer Reading List with Diane Fraser

by Frances Roy Agency • July 9, 2021

Summertime and livin’ is easy. It’s the perfect time to grab a cold beverage, find a sunny or shaded spot, and immerse yourself in a great book. Our guest this week on the Hello Frances podcast, Diane Fraser with the Emerald Coast Science Center, compiled a list of Summer must-reads, and let’s say our team […]


All Hands on Deck

by Frances Roy Agency • July 6, 2021

On this week’s Hello Frances episode, Shantelle welcomes guest and friend, Director of the Choctawhatchee Basin Alliance, Alison McDowell. In this episode, Shantelle and Alison discuss the CBA’s partnership with Walton County for the “All Hands on Deck” campaign. Anyone can have a “hand” in helping sustain and maintain our environment, you just need to […]


Tips for Video Editing

by Frances Roy Agency • July 6, 2021

Video continues to dominate content marketing, and we don’t see this trend fading any time soon. According to Forbes, more than 500 million hours of video are consumed online every day. Video has quickly become consumers’ favorite way of absorbing content, so your organization must be creating a video to reach your target audience with […]


A Tribute to Great Leadership

by Frances Roy Agency • June 29, 2021

Leader > Boss. Our team at Frances Roy are some of the lucky few that continue to experience growth, collaboration, and inspiration through great leadership. Take a read through each team member’s special moments and their time under the leadership of our President and CCO, Shantelle Dedicke. Hillaree “Over the last five years, I’ve experienced […]


Cheers to 5 Years!

by Frances Roy Agency • June 28, 2021

Cliff Notes  Our Frances Roy team members join Shantelle on the microphone this week to reminisce and celebrate 5 years of FRA! The team shares their favorite and earliest memories with the organization, what they consider to be their biggest accomplishments over the years, the biggest challenges, and how the agency has evolved. We think […]