Barbara Rozgonyi

About Barbara Rozgonyi

Barbara Rozgonyi publishes and directs CoryWest Media, an integrated social media marketing and PR firm. As Social Media Club (SMC) Chicago’s founder, Barbara is a recognized spokesperson for brands, bloggers and the social media marketing PR industry. Barbara invites you to join the Wired PR Works community on Facebook or to contact her regarding interviews, partner promotions or speaking engagements at 630.207.7530.

Panoramic PR for Parks and Rec

Thanks to IPRA/IAPD for inviting me back to speak at the Soaring to New Heights annual conference.  For those who missed my Panoramic PR session, or have questions, here’s the session guide and slides. What’s your biggest question about how to manage PR for Parks and Recs?  Located in the […]


LinkedIn Retires Answers 5 Ways to Ask Questions Now

Really, no more questions? Or answers? On January 31, LinkedIn will “be retiring LinkedIn Answers.” An email announcement from LinkedIn also included this information: “As you’ve seen, we’ve made major upgrades to the professional news, commentary and conversation features on LinkedIn. And we’re just getting started. In this process we […]



IAPD IPRA Soaring to New Heights Social Media Marketing PR Sessions

On January 25 and 26, I’ll be presenting two programs at the 2013 IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights annual conference. Thanks to Joan Scovic, marketing and sponsorship coordinator at the Palatine Park District, for recruiting me to be a speaker. Wow – how the world has changed since this social media and marketing presentation […]

JOBS Act Impact, Crowdfunding and Social Media

Have you heard about the JOBS Act and crowdfunding? Here’s an infographic that tells the story in stats. What’s intriguing to me is section about the numbers behind startups and small businesses: 565,000 new businesses launch every month, which adds up to 6.780,000 new businesses every year. The average annual […]