Category: Blog

06 Jun 2022
Announcing the all-new Creative Directory for creators of all types

Announcing the all-new Creative Directory for creators of all types

Connect with peers and patrons on the NEPA Creative Directory Coal Creative’s community arm, NEPA Creative, has unveiled the all new NEPA Creative Directory.  The platform, free to use and free to peruse, lets creators in Northeast Pennsylvania reach potential collaborators as well as patrons. The platform’s streamlined categories organize creator profiles by craft or […]

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25 May 2022
EPIC Awards 2022 Recap Blog

2022 EPIC Awards

While it might be cliche to say the 2022 EPIC Awards made us laugh and cry, it would also be accurate. The Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber of Commerce held its annual EPIC Awards on Tuesday, May 24, and the evening delivered the full spectrum of emotion.  For each recipient of the Extraordinary People Inspiring Community […]

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24 May 2022
Keeping Up With The Coal Crew | May 2022

Keeping Up With The Coal Crew | May 2022

Get your popcorn! It’s time for some summer biopics — Coal Creative style. For this month’s Keeping up with the Coal Crew, we asked everyone on the team to cast someone to play them in a movie about their life. Some people were quick with a celebrity doppleganger, others made their picks based on a […]

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20 May 2022
For the Love of Brunch: Two Coal Interns Make a Video

For the Love of Brunch: Two Coal Interns Make a Video

This semester, Coal Creative continued the tradition of a video project to add to The Internship Chronicles collection. Our two interns, Alijah and Donald, created a video that highlighted something they both loved about the NEPA region — BRUNCH! Alijah and Donald traveled to three different spots to grab brunch:  Bartari, located in Scranton Henry’s […]

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13 May 2022
United Way Day of Caring - Coal Creative Team Photo

29th Annual Day of Caring

On a day when the sun was as bright as the volunteers’ shirts, United Way of Wyoming Valley held another successful Day of Caring. Coal Creative was one of 52 local businesses who dedicated Wednesday, May 11, to giving back. Our team pulled on gardening gloves and devastated the weeds along the Susquehanna River. A […]

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02 May 2022
Creative Juic - The Art of the News Release

The Art of the News Release

A news release is a simple document with a big job. It’s a common format sent by businesses, organizations and prominent individuals to media outlets from small weekly papers to national news networks. The objective of a news release is to garner interest from your targeted media audience to share with their larger readership. At […]

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14 Apr 2022

Keeping up with the Coal Crew | April 2022

April 22 is Earth Day. The annual observance celebrates the 1970 anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement. Each year, the day sparks various initiatives and sustainability projects. To mark our planet’s big day, the Coal Crew shared some of their favorite green habits and products.    Trash Single-Use Plastics It’s easy to […]

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06 Apr 2022
Wow! What a Month! March 2022

Wow! What a Month | March 2022

March has the distinction of being Women’s History Month. March 8 is also International Women’s Day. Those marks on the calendar gave us a chance to thank and celebrate the women that make Coal Creative the company it is.  This March included several events and projects with our local chambers of commerce. Once again the […]

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01 Apr 2022
Cola Creative Rebrand

Coal Creative Announces Rebrand, New Mindset … Again

For Immediate Release: April 1, 2022 If it sounds familiar, it’s because we just did this in 2019.  But as we grow and adapt to shifting media and marketing landscapes, some of us — well, maybe just one of us — made the unilateral decision to once again redefine what this company is and how […]

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28 Mar 2022
Our Favorite Tools for Marketers

Our Favorite Tools for Marketers

Marketing is a dynamic combination of art and science. There is the creative side and the technical side. The best marketers combine both. At Coal Creative, we take advantage of several programs and apps that make our work a little bit easier.  Here’s a little secret: just about anybody can access basic versions of the […]

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