Plum Media recognized for project with local breast cancer organization
Plum Media, a Milwaukee-based video and live event production company, has been recognized for their project with ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis. Plum Media is the proud recipient of the Communitas Award. It honors businesses, organizations and individuals that donate their resources to benefit their communities.
Take the time: the value of pre-production
Starting a video project can be exciting, but diving in too fast could be a mistake. When deadlines are looming, it's tempting to rush the planning process and head right into production. Resist the urge! Not only will pre-production lead to a higher quality product but you may find yourself with some additional content to repurpose as well. The key to pre-production planning can be summed up in a single word: Focus!
Amp up social recruiting with live video
- Katie Raebel
- Feb 23, 2018 2:43:59 PM
- YouTube, live events, live streaming, Human Resources, Facebook
If you're a professional recruiter, you're no stranger to the hiring challenges in a tight job market. Cutting through the digital noise to attract the right talent can seem impossible – which is why you want to consider adding live video to the mix.
10 ways to recruit more hires with video
Stocks are surging, unemployment is low and the economy is looking up. Great news for our investments and retirement funds, but busy times for headhunters, human resources professionals and college recruiters. Finding qualified candidates is getting even more difficult. A great way to get started, to communicate your unique message, is to add video to your recruitment efforts.
Add Trevor's chili to your spring tailgate menu
- Trevor Wright
- Dec 18, 2017 10:43:06 AM
It's spring in Wisconsin which means that the first couple of ball games can be a bit chilly. Plan ahead and whip up this tasty recipe for your early-season tailgate parties!
I spent time traveling the great state of Wisconsin producing a travelogue show in the past. In every town I would grab a cup of chili at one of the local establishments. It’s really hard to screw up chili and I found some of the best cups at the diviest bars in northern Wisconsin. You'll find variations of the classic: some have spaghetti noodles, some throw in last night’s prime rib leftovers and some just flat out go for the hotness 🌶️ factor.
Plum Media Project to Premiere on AXS TV
- Emily Annunziata
- Nov 22, 2017 2:06:34 PM
Plum Media is proud to announce the premiere of a project five years in the making on one of the most influential music festivals in history. The US Festival 1982: The Us Generation is a documentary produced by Plum Media, ICON Television Music and UNUSON Corporation. It will premiere November 28th on AXS TV.
Plum Media celebrates 20th Anniversary
- Rich Schmig
- Nov 3, 2017 8:00:00 AM
- Plum News & Events
Plum Media reached a major milestone this year. 20 years in business, 22 employees and a vision for growth. We started Plum in 1997 because of a need in corporate communications to craft messages in a more creative and engaging way. Since then we've expanded our business to support a variety of industries and communication professionals who need event support, video and audio production, streaming technology and commercial production.
Halloween: fresh blood needed
What do Count Dracula, Plum Media and the American Red Cross have in common?
Hint: It's the reason we're inviting you to see our new digs on Halloween! (You know we are now located in the old Milwaukee Casket Company, right?)
We've arrived at 1418 W St. Paul Avenue
Wow! It feels great to be settled into our new space in the Menomonee Valley, surrounded by innovative and enterprising businesses. It has been a long couple of months to get to this point, but well worth it. There's a lot of excitement in the building. I think everyone feels really invigorated to be in a place we can finally call our own.
Plum Media officially opens its doors in the Menomonee Valley
Plum Media has moved into its new headquarters in the Menomonee Valley! A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on Friday September 8th to celebrate the move. Milwaukee city officials and representatives from the Menomonee Valley Partners joined Rich Schmig, president of Plum Media for the occasion.
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