Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – BoardroomPR COO Don Silver has been re-elected to the Legal Aid Service of Broward County and the Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida Executive Council. Legal Aid’s Executive Council promotes and acts as an ambassador in the business community for Legal Aid Service of Broward County and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida.
“Legal Aid assists more than 150 non-profits and 10,000 low-income residents each year providing them with free legal counsel, ensuring they are able to navigate the complex legal system and succeed in life,” said Silver.
Legal Aid Service of Broward County and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida’s mission is to improve the lives of low-income persons in Broward County Florida through advocacy, education, representation and empowerment. The public interest law firm is a 501 (c) (3) Legal Services Corporation funded organization.
Silver brings 30-plus years of successful public relations and marketing management experience working with the state’s top entrepreneurs, corporations, law firms, schools and non-profits on crisis planning, reputation management, public relations, marketing, community outreach, and online and search engine marketing. Prior to joining Boardroom in 1995, he held management positions with companies such as Duracell USA, Forster Manufacturing and Park & Sun Sports.
He is a frequent speaker, moderator and author on topics including how to handle a crisis in your business, designing a crisis plan and dealing with traditional and social media under fire. He is also active in the community where he has been chairman of the board and/or marketing-communications committee in organizations such as NAIOP, Legal Marketing Association, Florida Bulldog, Broward Partnership for the Homeless and Gold Coast Venture Capital Association. He is a native Floridian and received his BBA in Marketing from Florida Atlantic University.
BoardroomPR is one of Florida’s top PR and integrated marketing agencies. Based in South Florida, the agency specializes in media relations, online marketing, branding, public affairs and crisis communications. The firm has offices in Ft. Lauderdale, Tampa, Orlando and Miami. The recipe for much of Boardroom’s success has come from its experienced staff’s opportunistic approach, energy and uncanny ability to convert a client’s vision into a workable plan that gets them where they want to go. BoardroomPR crafts public relations campaigns that bridge new and traditional media to generate newspaper, magazine, trade journal, radio, television coverage and online media through its customized game plans designed to accomplish client objectives. Online services include website and blog development and marketing, social media management, Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). For more information, visit www.boardroompr.com.
Legal Aid Service of Broward County (LAS) and Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida (CCLA) provide free, civil legal services to the poor in Broward County and are 501(c)(3) corporations registered with the Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. The organizations assist more than 10,000 individuals each year, as well as clients from more than 150 local not-for-profits and social service agencies. For more information, visit www.legalaid.org or call 954-765-8950 (LAS) or 954-736-2400 (CCLA).