Author Archives : 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.

Picture This: 12.5 Image Strategy Tips for PR Pros

It’s no secret that everyone loves pictures, but did you know . . . 90% of information transmitted to the brain is visual, and visuals are processed 60,000X faster in the brain than text. (Sources: 3M Corporation and Zabisco) Thanks to Hubspot for this stat and 18 other fascinating visual marketing stats. And, a big […]



12 Ways to Use The ART of Engagement via Brian Solis

I’m a big Brian Solis fan. Because Brian always delivers an inspiring and informative message, like social media is sociology, not technology, I take advantage of every opportunity I have to hear Brian speak. On November 4, Brian opened ClickZ Live Chicago with a presentation on the A.R.T. of Engagement. Thanks to Brian for the […]

Meeting and Event Pros Engage to Excel at MPI EdCon2014 on 11/20

Are you a meeting planner – or a meeting supplier – in the Chicago area who’s looking to learn, network and advance your business or career? Then, you won’t want to miss the Meeting Professionals International Chicago Area Chapter [MPI-CAC] annual educational conference, called EdCon, on November 20 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center […]


Spooky Stories that Haunt Meeting Planners

In the spirit of Halloween, it’s time to take a trip through a Haunted Meeting at an Eerie Event. Thanks to MPI Chicago for running this story. If you’re like me, you don’t like haunted houses, but you do like learning how to avoid scary situations.  Every one of these scary stories is true. Cue […]