Resources for Communicators
I’m always looking for fresh ideas, new and interesting perspectives, and creative collaborations. Here a few colleagues, businesses, and organizations that have helped and encouraged me along the way.
Professional Development & Networking Connections
I’ve been a member of the International Association of Business Communicators for more than 3 decades. Founded in 1970, IABC provides a professional network of about 15,000 business communication professionals in over 80 countries.
International Association of Business Communicators – First Coast represents professional communicators in North Florida, including Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Fernandina Beach and Gainesville, and South Georgia. The chapter hosts monthly professional development meetings, hands-on workshops throughout the year, and quarterly networking mixers open to members, non-members and students.
JAX Chamber is the business membership organization dedicated to driving quality economic growth in Northeast Florida to make this region the best place to work, live and play. Membership provides the opportunity to connect with and buy from other Chamber members. The connections result in business growth and a more prosperous economy.
Business & Creative Services
Siskey Productions specializes in video editing and web consulting & development services for a variety of clients, big and small. For commercials, promotional videos, short stories, and larger studio productions they provide video editing, graphic design, videography, script consultation, resume reel creation, and DVD authoring. They also do web development — including TyrusWoodJr.com — and social media profile setup.
The Naked SEO is an Independent SEO Keyword Reporting & Tracking Service. They provide clear & concise SEO reports for your website, with the same keywords reported the same way each month. Each report clearly outlines the gains and losses from the previous month and the specific pages within your website that rank.
Susan Burnell, APR, Imagination Ink Business Writing and Public Relations, provides feature articles, advertising copy, ghostwriting, web content, public relations and marketing communications strategies for business. Based in Houston, Texas, Imagination Ink serves clients nationwide.
Amy Lynn Calfee at Temerity Creative has served over 230 clients, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to start-up and second-stage companies representing a broad range of industries. Her passion is bringing marketing solutions to the table then watching the sparks fly when her clients recognize their true potential. Connect with Amy at
For more than 20 years, Stephen J. Kaufmann has been serving both small businesses and the PR departments of major organizations from Northeast Florida to the Midwest and Western United States and Europe, focusing on their clients’ reputations, relationships, and referrals.