Person of Interest: Ashley Vargas

Person of Interest: Ashley Vargas

I'm excited to announce a new feature to Positive Publicity, "Person of Interest", where we'll be interviewing up-and-coming people in the music and fashion worlds. I'm also excited to introduce you to our very first Person of Interest: Ashley Linda Vargas,  creator and founder of fashion website ALV. I first met Ashley in college while she [...]

Eventful – Planning Your Next Big Event

Eventful – Planning Your Next Big Event

Last week, I attended my first "Convening the Conveners" meeting in Philadelphia. The meeting brought together leaders from various industries located in Philly, from tech to non-profit, to entertainment and education. We discussed different struggles and issues, as well as ideas and helpful tips, when it comes to planning a successful event. It was interesting [...]

Social Media and Music

Social Media and Music

Every band and musician needs to have several foundations in place if they want to survive in the music industry. Talent, passion, and good publicity, to name a few. But how exactly does a band achieve that? For many bands starting out, many do not have the budget to hire a publicist, and some bands may  not want [...]

About Camille Mola

About Camille Mola

Bio from my social media in public relations class

Penn State Social Media Boot Camp

Camille Mola is a senior with a major in public relations. She has had social media experience with the Ad Council as a Social Media/Public Relations intern. She managed the Twitter and Facebook accounts for Penn State Greek Week 2013 and for THON Communications. She also interned in London, where she managed and created social media accounts for British companies. She also runs the social media accounts for BAD Publicity, a music blog. On campus she is a THON Communications Captain and is a part of Delta Gamma.

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Instagram Tips

Instagram Tips

This semester, I had the pleasure of being in a Social Media for Public Relations class with Professor Marcia DiStaso. This class really gave me a greater insight into the world of social media, and how to utilize it in public relations. I highly recommend any Penn Staters to take this class! This past week, our [...]

Exploring New Industries for a Public Relations Class: Pharmaceuticals

Exploring New Industries for a Public Relations Class: Pharmaceuticals

This semester for one of my final public relations courses, we were all assigned into groups and were given an industry to analyze for the entire semester. My group was given the task of monitoring the pharmaceutical industry, see how they handled pr, and also created a blog where we explored pharma pr even more. [...]

Blogging for the Ad Council’s Blog and Becoming Syndicated

Blogging for the Ad Council’s Blog and Becoming Syndicated

It’s definitely rewarding to see when your hard work is noticed by others, which makes you even more motivated to work harder toward your goals. As some of you may know, I have been interning at the Ad Council and blogging for their blog, AdLibbing. Recently, a blog written by another intern and myself was syndicated and featured on Expertclick.com! [...]