The International Franchise Association hosted its Public Affairs Conference in Washington, DC in September 2012, which attracted more than 500 attendees. The fly-in was just like hundreds of others held yearly in Washington -- conference rooms on the Hill had the potential to change, messages had the potential to shift, and attendees required information. IFA wanted the ability to push information out to its attendees instantly, giving them the information they needed at their fingertips and allowing them to forgo a thick binder filled with reams of paper.
Read about how Beekeeper Group worked with IFA to create a "paperless" Congressional fly-in via our innovative "Lobby Day" mobile application.
Beekeeper Group worked the American Heart Association to shoot and edit a video with more than 40advocates from across the country than flew to DC to urge their Members of Congress to protect medical research funding at the National Institutes of Health.
We’re excited to share the news that Beekeeper Group recently marked its one year anniversary. To help celebrate, we’ve compiled this little video highlighting five trends in digital public affairs — Beekeeper Group style of course!!
The formula for a fantastic conference? After last week’s Public Affairs Council Grassroots Conference, I can safely say it’s a mix of substance and city. Specifically, two parts Grassroots Advocacy, one part Key West. Attendees from corporations, associations, and nonprofits (and of course, the vendors and consultants like Beekeeper Group that support them!) gathered in Key West, Florida, for four days of education, training, networking, and fun. Here are our top ten highlights – Beekeeper Group hosts an Australia Day (...)
I have already wasted, no, enjoyed too much time wandering virtually around some of the great museums of the world this morning with the Google Art Project (check out one of my favorite museums – the Frick). So what does this have to do with advocacy? Quite a lot actually – as many of you know I am a big proponent of the “Virtual Site Tour” - using either video, illustration or online mapping tools to invite lawmakers and their staffs to learn (...)