On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke continues a four-part series of episodes where she shares insights from what she and the Frances Roy team have learned throughout the last year. This week, she discusses the importance of intentional breathing - different from our daily instinctual breathing - and shares resources for learning more about breath work.Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke continues a four-part series of episodes where she shares insights from what she and the Frances Roy team have learned throughout the last year. This week, she poses the question “Do you provide the leadership you expect from others?”, and explains why this is important for leaders, managers, and even those who are led to consider.Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke starts a four-part series of episodes where she shares insights from what she and the Frances Roy team have learned throughout the last year. This week, she discusses how to become a master of saying no, how this can preserve your mental health and the health of your business, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by SKADI Cyber Defense’s CEO Rachel Clark and President Christie Buckley. Shantelle is SKADI’s Chief Marketing Officer, rounding out this power trio that comprises the company’s leadership team. They talk about the recent launch of SKADI, an innovative incorporation that provides comprehensive and fully monitored end-to-end solutions to guard against ever-evolving digital threats.Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke speaks about what she looks for when recruiting and hiring a creative to the team. She shares her top three skills that she says make an ideal candidate! Have questions or thoughts about this episode?Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation’s President, Karah Fridley-Young, and Director of Marketing & Communications, Kate MacMillan. They discuss a few of the Foundation’s upcoming events, how they are able to make a long-lasting impact in our community with their charity partners, and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, our host, Shantelle Dedicke shares one of her favorite ways to feed her creativity… reading cookbooks! In honor of her birthday, Shantelle discusses three of her favorite cookbooks, how they have pulled her out of a creative rut, what she plans to cook for her birthday meal, and much more. Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our Art Director Janae Erickson and Graphic Designer Ana Sharp take over the microphone to discuss Canva, an easy-to-use, free online design tool! They share things they find most beneficial about Canva, fun projects they have worked on within the program, and much more. Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke explores the topic of rest and why most people feel like they have to work to earn rest. Shantelle discusses how leaders can prevent burnout and be more productive through recharging, giving their team the space to do the same, and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by members of the Frances Roy team to celebrate the 7th anniversary of Frances Roy Agency! We discuss our favorite memories, things we manifest for our future, and much more.Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke discusses how our team incorporates vision boards into our yearly planning and how you can use a vision board to help manifest your goals. She shares how vision boards have positively impacted our team over the years, why vision boarding is connected to personal growth and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke shares the top three takeaways that she has learned from her mentors, who have had a hand in her personal growth and the growth of Frances Roy Agency. She discusses why mentorships are crucial to your personal and professional lives, how they can help you set attainable goals, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke interviews Joanna Davis, the face behind @the850foodie Instagram account. Joanna discusses her journey as a foodie influencer, how being a Licensed Mental Health Counselor gives her the background to connect with people, and so much more. If you enjoy listening to this episode, keep up-to-date with Joanna and her showcases of all the delicious eats in our community on Instagram!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our Junior Copywriter Jacie Chandler, takes the mic in celebration of her one-year anniversary at Frances Roy! She shares some of her favorite things about working with our team, what she looks forward to working on next, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke speaks from the heart about what it means to be part of a military family in honor of May being Military Appreciation Month. Shantelle shares what it is like to have a strong community of friends, how her spouse’s military service has impacted Frances Roy, and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke breaks down what it means to give feedback that will inspire your team to do their best work and feel good about it. She shares how you can incorporate feedback into one-on-one conversations with your team, how we all have different reactions to feedback, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke interviews Bobby Wagner, Mayor of Destin and Owner of Land Air Sea Productions. Bobby shares his aspirations for the City of Destin, specifically, generational thinking, a way to invest in the families that live here so that they will stay in the area for generations. Bobby also discusses the importance of a fresh perspective in local government, how creativity fuels everything he does, and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke shares what it is like to have a workplace culture that embraces change and why this is important in the world we live in today. Shantelle breaks down how we expect and embrace change at Frances Roy, what leaders in the workplace can do to support their employees during times of change, and much more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke shares her knowledge of ChatGPT, a chatbot developed by OpenAI that launched in November 2022. Shantelle discusses the implications of ChatGPT and other natural language processing tools on certain career fields, how it can be used to spark ideas, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by Ted Corcoran, president and CEO of the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce. Ted shares what it means to be a part of the chamber, how the chamber honors military heroes in our area, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by Jared Williams, founder of Get the Coast. Jared and Shantelle discuss newsletter marketing tactics, how to handle the naysayers as a business founder, and much more!Listen now.
On this episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by Maureen Bierman, Director of Marketing and Community Relations at Step One Automotive Group. Maureen discusses her new role as the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce Chair, a new private foundation that Step One Automotive Group has launched called Forever Warriors, and much more!Listen now.
In this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke reflects on the time she spent reviewing, revising, and resting in the month of December. She shares the most meaningful ways she found to rest, how she plans to continue to make small but impactful changes this year, and much more!Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by Hillaree Durso, our Senior Director of Content & Marketing. Shantelle and Hillaree discuss Enneagram stress and growth stages, embracing your Enneagram number, and why you don’t need to reinvent yourself in the new year. Listen to the full episode to learn more! Listen now.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, our host Shantelle Dedicke wraps up the third year of our podcast with a solo episode. During the episode she shares three things she plans to do in December as the end of the year draws to a close: review, revise, and rest!Listen now!
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, Shantelle is joined by Dion Moniz and Ashley Bowen from Emerald Coast Title Services. Dion and Ashley talk about creating their own podcast (Let’s Talk Title), a new technology they are hoping to integrate into their business, and much more! Listen here.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast, Shantelle talks with Kate MacMillan, Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation’s Director of Marketing and Communications. Kate discusses the Foundation’s mission, how they keep the creativity flowing, and so much more!Listen here.
On this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, Shantelle is joined by Juan Manuel (JM) Correa, a world-renowned Racecar Driver and Ambassador for Step One Motorsports. In this episode, Juan talks about his journey to becoming a racecar driver at such a young age, his mindset throughout his career, and much more!Listen now.
On this episode of the Hello Frances podcast, Shantelle is joined by our Art Director Janae Erickson to share the news of her recently unveiled mural for the City of Niceville located near Turkey Creek. Janae talks about the process of creating the mural, how exciting it was to watch it unveil, and much more.Listen now.
Joining Shantelle on the mic for this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast is special guest Joseph Rogers, Owner and Senior Stylist of Avantgarde Aveda located in Niceville and Destin. In this episode Joseph shares the story of his beginnings as a hair stylist, what it means to be a part of the Avantgarde team, and much more. Listen now.
Joining Shantelle on the mic for this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast is special guest Luisaura Alvarez, Digital Marketing Director at Step One Automotive Group. In this episode, Luisaura discusses the importance of owning your own light, having mentors in your life, and more.Listen here.
United Way Emerald Coast (UWEC) hosted its ‘40 Under 40’ awards celebration on Friday, September 16 at The Island Resort. Presented by Florida Power & Light, nearly 200 people attended the sold-out awards celebration which recognized Okaloosa and Walton counties’ top young leaders. “FPL is honored to partner with United Way Emerald Coast as the Presenting Sponsor of the ’40 under 40’ event to recognize our local up and coming leaders,” offered Bernard Johnson, Florida Power & Light’s Regional Manager. “The
Shantelle recorded this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast with special guest Erin Rosetti, a former member of the Frances Roy team. Erin is an award-winning strategic communicator, passionate storyteller and issues management professional currently working as the Communications Manager for Memorial Health System. In this episode, Erin gets real with us and shares her thoughts on mental health and imposter syndrome.Listen here.
During the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Communications Summit, hosted by the Northwest Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, Shantelle recorded this week’s episode of the Hello Frances podcast with a live audience and special guest McKenzie Burleigh. McKenzie is Associate Publisher at Rowland Publishing and Yoga Instructor at Yoga Studio 30A. During the live episode McKenzie answers some tough questions, takes us through some breathing exercises, and much more. Listen here.
Sinfonia Gulf Coast and Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation Welcome Zandra Wolfgram as First Director of Marketing and Communications
Since taking the helm of Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) as CEO in December 2020, Sinfonia Gulf Coast Music and Artistic Director Demetrius Fuller has grown patron and sponsorship support, elevated programming, and is increasing the brand awareness and reach of both art organizations by adding to his staff. As part of a synergistic partnership, Zandra Wolfgram has joined Sinfonia Gulf Coast and MKAF as Director of Marketing and Communications. “We are thrilled to welcome someone who is both a seasoned
Former Assistant Vice President of Princeton University Services at Princeton University Paul Breitman joins our host Shantelle Dedicke for this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast. Paul shares what traits and values are important to dynamic organizations, what steps you need to take to be a dynamic organization, and so much more! Listen now.
Registered Dietitian and owner of Hopewell Health, Hope Brandt, joins our host Shantelle Dedicke for this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast. Hope shares tips on how to manage your energy from a nutritional standpoint, what has been a game changer for developing her business, advice she would give someone pursuing their own venture, and much more! Listen now.
Our Marketing Manager Kelsey joins Shantelle on the Hello Frances Podcast this week to discuss the ever-changing landscape of the workplace. They discuss the benefits of a hybrid workplace from both the employer and employee perspective, how to balance business needs and fairness, and how to implement a hybrid work model that suits your organization. Do your company’s employees work from home, only in the office, or a hybrid of both?Listen now.
Setting healthy boundaries in the workplace is different for each individual, but when they are set you’re sure to be more energized and productive. Shantelle Dedicke hosts this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast with guest host Hillaree Durso to explain their experiences with settings boundaries and tips to implement when setting boundaries of your own. They also share questions they ask themselves and questions you should ask yourself to learn if you have healthy boundaries. Listen now.
July 1st marks the 6th year of Frances Roy Agency, and we’re making this year all about our team. This week, host Shantelle Dedicke is joined by some of our team members to discuss goals and inspirations for year 6 and more. Make sure to follow along with us over the next year as we celebrate the Year of the Team and all the great things to come. Listen here.
Although graphic design has evolved throughout recent years, many still believe common myths about this ever-changing art form. Our Design and Content Coordinator Kayla Koger and Junior Copywriter Jacie Chandler host this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast to share their takes on a few common graphic design misconceptions.Listen now.
Business owners often find themselves faced with big decisions they have to make that affect their business, their employees, and their future. Recently, Shantelle had to make an important decision for Frances Roy, and with doing her research, she began to consider her intentions and if they aligned with those of the agency. She discusses her process for making a decision for the organization and how this can affect the overall vision for Frances Roy Agency. Listen here.
Hello Frances Podcast: From Intern to Hire with Jacie Chandler, Junior Copywriter of Frances Roy Agency
Jacie Chandler, former Intern and current Junior Copywriter of the Frances Roy Agency, is the host of this week's episode of the Hello Frances Podcast. In this episode, she discusses her time as an intern and why she believes internships are important. She shares some key takeaways from her time at Frances Roy, including real-world experience outside of the classroom, learning how to work with a team, and becoming more confident in yourself and the work that you accomplish. Questions for Jacie? Email
Photographer and Black and Gold Agency owner Elizabeth Waterman joins us on this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast to share her journey in the creative world and owning and operating her creative agency. Elizabeth shares how her business has evolved throughout the years, where she plans to take Black and Gold Agency in the future, how she and her team impact the clients they serve, advice she would give to her younger self, and so much more. Listen to the full episode now wherever you get your podcasts.
CEO of the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation Demetrius Fuller joins us again on the Hello Frances Podcast this week to share MKAF updates. Shantelle and Demetrius discuss the importance of art in a community, the mental health benefits art can provide, the impact of art on culture, and so much more. Demetrius also shares what MKAF has in store for the community for the rest of 2022. If you are not a member yet, we give you another incentive to join during this episode! Learn more about MKAF at mkaf.org.
Do you know your customers are happy with your products or services, but your online presence doesn’t showcase all of your loyal patrons' great experiences with your business? Our design and content coordinator Kayla Koger hosts this week's episode of the Hello Frances Podcast to share a few ways to increase your customer feedback through reviews on your online profiles, including Google, Facebook, Yelp, and more. In addition, Kayla discusses how to respond to reviews (both positive and negative). Listen in
After hearing our review podcast about his book Herding Tigers, author Todd Henry joins us on the Hello Frances Podcast this week. Todd is the founder and host of the Accidental Creative Podcast, an author, and an international speaker where he shares his expertise on creativity, productivity, and passion for work. Listen to the full episode to hear Todd’s insight on recognizing strengths in your employees, balancing stability and challenge, the difference between your work and your job, and the best advice
Do you have any wearable technology that you use to optimize your performance? Shantelle has been implementing new technologies into her routine to analyze and monitor important aspects of her daily life in hopes of optimization. Listen to this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast to learn how Shantelle uses her Apple Watch, Oculus, and Oura Ring to track her daily functions, sleep, activity, fitness, and readiness. If you use wearable tech, let us know your favorite features! Listen here.
Former podcast guest Marcia Hull is back again on the Hello Frances Podcast! This week Shantelle and Marcia share about the upcoming 10th Annual Destin Rotary Crawfish Bash. As the chairperson of this year’s event and with nearly 30 years of service to the Rotary Club, Marcia explains what you can experience at the Crawfish Bash. Listen to the full episode now and mark your calendar to join us for a family-friendly evening featuring live music, delicious food, and more, all while supporting great local
Have you met our intern Jacie yet? We continue to learn so much from Jacie during her time with us at Frances Roy and this week we invited her on the Hello Frances Podcast to introduce her! In this episode, Jacie shares what made her pursue a career in communications, her future career plans, her favorite projects she’s worked on at the agency, and more. Listen to the full episode and leave some advice or words of encouragement for Jacie for her next endeavor! Listen here.
Shantelle recently read an article in her alma mater ASU’s Thrive Magazine that reminded her of something she needed to hear. In this episode, Shantelle shares her insight from the article written by May Busch, the former COO of Morgan Stanley Europe. In the article, May shares the 3 Cs you should avoid at all stages of your career - comparison, competition, and conflict. Shantelle breaks down what May wrote about all three pitfalls and shares her perspective on how the three Cs have impacted her career.
In this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, Shantelle and Hillaree discuss a leadership book they recently read called Herding Tigers: Be The Leader That Creative People Need by Todd Henry. In learning about piloting creative teams, Shantelle and Hillaree share their biggest takeaways from the book. Topics include building and sustaining trust, creating stability, personal ethics, and more.Listen here.
Creative firm and solutionist agency Frances Roy recently announced Ryan Cobb in the newly created Operations Coordinator position. Cobb is responsible for day-to-day agency operations, as well as the logistics associated with events. Frances Roy's President and Chief Creative Officer, Shantelle Dedicke, notes the importance of this additional role. "Deliberate growth requires a thoughtful approach in regards to team development, and the role of an operations coordinator is a crucial and strategic step
Have you checked out Adobe Creative Cloud Express? In a previous episode, we talked about Canva, a great design tool for those who are not graphic designers. In this week's episode, Design & Content Coordinator Kayla Koger breaks down Adobe’s similar product Adobe Creative Cloud Express. This new tool is easier to use than Adobe Creative Clouds' other design products, such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Kayla breaks down the Express features and shares the different options available for your
When so much is going on in the world around you, it’s easy to feel helpless, out of control, and overwhelmed. In this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, Shantelle shares three things she does to help her get through the days when it seems nearly impossible. Listen to the full episode for practices you can implement into your daily routine to help find balance when the issues around you feel much bigger than anything you can solve. What do you do to stay grounded when things feel out of control?Listen
This week Shantelle shares our team’s recent discovery of the Adobe Creative Types test. We have taken many personality evaluations before, but this Adobe test shares insight into your creative personality. Through a series of 15 questions, the assessment not only determines your creative style but also shares your strengths, untapped potential, and ideal collaborators. Take the test at mycreativetype.com, then head to our social media outlets to tell us your creative type. Listen here.
In this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, we interview self-proclaimed Enneagram Burnout Coach Hillarie Kay. Hillarie shares how to unlock your potential by utilizing the Enneagram as a tool to learn more about yourself and how you handle stress. She shares how each Enneagram type acts when burned out and she discusses the burnout cycle which starts with stress, then overwhelm, then leads to burnout. Listen to the full episode, and let us know your thoughts. Listen here.
Our Design & Content Coordinator Kayla Koger gave you the basics of using Canva for your brand in our Canva 101 podcast episode. This week on the Hello Frances Podcast, our Digital Marketing Specialist Gregory Dedicke interviews Austin Miller, the Customer Engagement Director for Modlite Systems, to learn how his organization implements this tool into their content strategy. Gregory and Austin discuss how productivity has changed since using Canva, how their brand cohesion has improved, how it benefits his
Father and daughter duo Steve Barber and Mary Aho join us on this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast to discuss their shared creative venture, Scarlett Magazine. With a bold stance and a goal to empower women, Scarlett Magazine shares the latest in women's fashion, beauty, home decor, lifestyle, and health. The magazine recently launched the Woman of the Year Awards, celebrating 100 females in our community at a ceremony on Feb. 23, at The Island Resort at Fort Walton Beach. For the latest issue,
Our Frances Roy Agency Design and Content Coordinator, Kayla Koger, takes the microphone this week to talk about the online design platform, Canva. She teaches the basics of using this as a tool and how it can be a great addition to your design strategy. The program is ideal for design beginners or quick and easy design elements needing a specific aesthetic, such as Instagram Stories or a social media video. Kayla shares the pros and cons of Canva and her favorite features on the platform. Do you use Canva?
Inspired by an Adam Grant tweet, Shantelle discusses learning the difference between the right opportunity to challenge and the right opportunity to contribute. A natural challenger, Shantelle actively works on challenging with a solution in mind while remaining open-minded. She shares her insight on how to practice a balance of challenging and contributing. Listen to the episode, and let us know your thoughts. Do you consider yourself a challenger or a contributor? Or both? How do you respond to
In today’s fast-paced world, we overconsume all the things we think we “should'' be doing. We fill up our calendars and create unnecessary stress when we put too much on our plate. In this episode of the Hello Frances Podcast, Shantelle shares her list of what she wants to stop, including multitasking, constant social media scrolling, and more. Listen to the full episode for the rest of the items on her list, and let us know what you would include if you had a list of habits you wanted to stop. Email us
Frances Warner, Shantelle’s grandma and our agency’s namesake, joins us on this week’s episode of the Hello Frances Podcast. Frances shares her advice on how we can spend our time, use our resources wisely, and stay positive throughout these uncertain times. Shantelle and Frances discuss so many tips and tricks that have been passed down within their family throughout the years. Listen to the episode for an unfiltered chat between a grandmother and granddaughter. Frances is sure to put a smile on your
It’s 2022 &##127881; As we say goodbye to our fifth year in business and begin our sixth, we consider what is next for the Frances Roy Agency. After the death of a close friend, Shantelle reconsiders what’s important and how she wants to live her life and lead her business moving forward. As she enters a new stage of her life, she’s prioritizing creating balance, slowing down, being more deliberate, and focusing on what’s important. Listen to the full episode, and let us know your thoughts by emailing us at
Our entire team joins Shantelle on the microphone for our last Hello Frances Podcast episode of 2021. Each person shares one word they would use to describe the past year, their favorite project of the year, and where we see Frances Roy heading in 2022. We reflect on another year of the Hello Frances Podcast and the work all of our team members do behind the scenes to ensure we bring you a new episode every single week! Thanks for listening to the pod, and we look forward to bringing you more great content
This week on Hello Frances, the design team talks about design trends for 2022. Listen as Janae, Kayla, and Morgan analyze the continued growth of bite-sized content. The team emphasizes the importance of motion graphics being short and repetitive. They also discuss the balance that exists between being trendy and staying on brand. What are your design predictions for 2022? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. We would love to hear from you!Listen here.
What are the benefits of visualization? Here at Frances Roy Agency, we implement an annual vision board day that allows us to slow down and visualize our short-term and long-term goals for the upcoming year. Setting time apart during the hectic holiday season for visualization is a meditative practice that allows us some time for self-reflection. There is no wrong way to create a vision board so we challenge you to make time, gather your items and let your vision evolve.Listen here.
Giving generously is a core value we practice at Frances Roy, but this time of the year giving peaks for many. Most nonprofits receive a lot of their yearly contributions during this period and heavily rely on the monetary support that comes during the holiday season. Everyone has something to give whether it's time, money, or talent, so be sure to research organizations that you can contribute to this holiday season. No matter who you support or how much you donate, we challenge you to support
Are you a member of an industry association? Shantelle records this Hello Frances Podcast episode at the American Advertising Federation regional conference. No matter your trade, we’re confident there’s an organization that is a good match for you. Listen to the full episode to discover the many benefits we have received from prioritizing association memberships in our organization. Are you involved with any industry groups? What credentials have you received through these associations? We’d love to hear
Is the phone call dead? Should we primarily communicate through text messages? What about email? We’re here to tell you that the phone call is still alive, and in this episode, we state our case of why it should still be a part of your daily life. In our heavily digital world, phone calls allow us the human connection that we need to build genuine relationships. Do you still talk to people on the phone regularly? We encourage you to pick up the phone this week to connect. You might be surprised to see where
The CEO of the Emerald Coast Autism Center Heidi Blalock and the Executive Director of the Emerald Coast Autism Center Stacy Berryman join Shantelle on the podcast this week. They share their story of pursuing their purpose to bring a full-time school for autistic children to our community. They share the story behind starting the school, their vision for the nonprofit’s future, how they have continued to expand, and an upcoming event you can attend to support the organization’s future plans. As Frances Roy
On Dec. 8, J.Leon Gallery + Studio celebrated a ribbon cutting with the Destin and Walton Area chambers of commerce. J.Leon Gallery + Studio is the area’s newest, fine art destination. Owner Jason Linblad’s vision is to make high-end art attainable for everyone. In addition to showcasing works from local artists, the gallery is also home to a working ceramics studio with a robust calendar of events and classes. For more information, visit jleongallery.com or call (850) 842-3051. Photo Credit: Frances
Shervin Rassa, the CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, joins Frances Roy Agency President & Chief Creative Officer Shantelle Dedicke on the Hello Frances podcast this week in honor of Giving Tuesday, a global movement encouraging individuals to make a difference in their own communities by donating to local organizations that need the support. Like many, 2020 has been difficult for the children of the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast, and the organization would greatly appreciate your
Destin local Zhalman Harris joins Frances Roy Agency President & Chief Creative Officer Shantelle Dedicke on the Hello Frances Podcast this week. A former rapper, actor, writer, and photographer with Destin VIP Magazine, his biggest role is founder and president of Aletha’s Legacy, a nonprofit organization founded to give underprivileged children in Liberia and Africa hope and a chance to better education. Zhalman immigrated to the United States 20 years ago, and at the time he was convinced he would never
In this week's episode, Frances Roy Agency President & Chief Creative Officer Shantelle Dedicke interviews Danielle Torley, a Destin local, a TED speaker, and a fire dancer. Not a combination you hear of often, right? A close family member of Danielle’s died in a house fire when she was young. She didn’t realize how much this event affected her entire life until she was an adult. On the podcast, she shared a glimpse of her TED Talk and discussed how she was able to overcome her grief. Listen here.
Can 24 hours of creativity change a community? On Dec. 18, 2020, local creative firm and full-service marketing agency, Frances Roy, will choose three small businesses (open less than a year) to benefit from free marketing services. Small businesses are encouraged to pitch all project ideas. Project examples include but are not limited to graphic design, copywriting, social media, and general consultation. "2020 brought everyone a whole lot we didn't ask for but the challenge and struggle has also been an
Tracy Louthain, Director of Marketing and Communications for Newman-Dailey Resort Properties, joins us on the Hello Frances Podcast this week. She and Frances Roy Agency President & Chief Creative Officer Shantelle Dedicke record the episode on the balcony of a 10th-floor property in Jade East Towers in Destin to discuss the power in a change of scenery.Listen here.
Local entrepreneur Cali Hlavac of To Do In Destin joins Frances Roy Agency President & Chief Creative Officer Shantelle Dedicke on the final episode of the Enneagrams & The Workplace series to discuss Enneagram type nine. Cali is a social media marketer, a podcast host, and the Founder and Creative Director of To Do in Destin. Cali is a true type nine and has used the Enneagram to greater understand her personality, strengths, and weaknesses. Listen here.