Media Hits

Global Leadership Academy’s COVID-19 iPad distribution attracted every news station in Philadelphia and got national attentioin as it was picked up MSN and Yahoo! News.

Client Coverage: America Heart Association and Get Fresh Daily partner for JUMP FOR LOVE!

Client Coverage:  Global Leadership Academy Charter School gets a visit from broadcast news celebrity on Read Across America Day.

Expert Source Coverage: Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations CEO Ken Kilpatrick is featured in this NFIB article.

Client Coverage: Agora Cyber Charter School CEO Dr. Michael Conti responded to a recent piece anti-charter piece in The Intelligencer. Read more.

Client Coverage: Eastern University Academy Charter School held an induction ceremony for its elite, in-school honor society, known as the 3.3 Club. Read more.

Client Coverage: Lehigh Valley Academy Regional Charter School held a living museum exhibit in their school, paying tribute to a number historical figures such as Vincent Van Gogh, Julius Caesar and Amelia Earhart. Read more.

Client Coverage: Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship has teamed up with NFL player Darrin Walls to kick off his brand new education initiative “Touchdowns for A’s”. Read more. 

Client Coverage: Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School welcomed a group of Penn State student mentors to discuss academic success and life in college with its scholars. Read more. 

Client coverage: The Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools defends families rights to public school choice via cyber charter education. Read more.

Client coverage: The Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools weighs in on the deadlocked Philadelphia School Reform Commission’s impact on several public charter schools. Another good reason to get local school districts out of the business of authorizing charter schools. Read more.

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students at the Southwest Leadership Academy Charter School in Philadelphia  learned about their African American roots through an assembly on the celebration of Kwanzaa. Check out the story here!rasmussencollege_logo

Achievement House Cyber Charter School featured in Rasmussen College special report!


Dachser CEO accepts award for family-owned businesses.


Seniors join students to warm Monroe County homeless

A dozen cyber school students from the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School joined Webb and Treible along with an equal number of seniors at the Loder Senior Center in East Stroudsburg Friday. Their mission: to assemble quilts that would be distributed to the homeless.


Is your ad agency “double dipping?” If you’re not sure, you need to read your contract’s fine print. Although it’s unethical, in many cases it’s legal: an ad agency takes a monthly fee from your business and then pockets the discount the media offers when you buy ads in certain volumes. Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations CEO Ken Kilpatrick shared his thoughts with Lehigh Valley Business concerning a report that revealed an alarming lack of integrity within the advertising industry.

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VIDEO: The Chew shines a light on Vetri school lunch program. The cafeteria felt a whole lot like Hollywood at Global Leadership Academy Charter School, one of Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations’ foremost public education clients. [More]


Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations CEO Ken Kilpatrick  Featured in the Associated Press:  Small business owners just say ‘no’ to spend more time with their families. Sylvia Marketing supply chain management and logistics client MavenWire are featured in this powerful article that was picked up by a plethora of major newspapers throughout the United States. [More]


Pennsylvania Governor’s War Against Minority Children:  Since taking office, Pa Governor Tom Wolf has locked his sights on charter schools, effectively declaring war on many of the Commonwealth’s most vulnerable children. Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations CEO Ken Kilpatrick defends some of Pennsylvania’s most vulnerable children as he takes Governor Wolf to task.[More]

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Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations’ Ken Kilpatrick and Melissa Reese are contributors to Carol Roth. ComCarol Roth is a national media personality, speaker and author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Entrepreneur Equation, and an on-air contributor for CNBC. Carol has been on a variety of national television outlets including Fox Business, CNN, Fox News and MSNBC.



What is a Charter School?:  Recognized as Pennsylvania’s top charter school public relations agency and one of the nation’s leading P.R. Firms in the public school choice movement, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations brought several clients along with its own expertise to create this excellent article in this major publication on the benefits of public charter schools. [More]


FBI Conducted Dual Raids on Two City Halls:  Recognized by the the media as a go-to crisis communications public relations agency, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations was asked to weigh in on the impact of federal raids on two city halls that occurred days apart. [More]

Sued or Accused? Time to Get a P.R. Strategy, and Fast: Sylvia Marketing CEO Ken Kilpatrick takes a look at the powerful role public relations can play when businesses are in a legal bind. [More]

Business Leaders Need a Bold Vision in a Bad Economy: Sylvia Marketing CEO Ken Kilpatrick says that having a focused, can-do attitude with a powerful vision not only determines a company’s success, it can affect national and state economies. [More]

huffington2 404: Yahoo’s Search for Its Identity Not Found: Ken Kilpatrick, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations All public relations campaigns that seek to revive a once great reputation must begin with introspection and analysis of mishaps, missteps, and miscalculations and then move to a solid plan to reestablish the organization in the marketplace through meaningful actions that will win back consumers. A globally recognized reputation management agency, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations was chosen by The Huffington Post to provide an analysis on the first Yahoo! rebranding campaign led by CEO Marissa Mayer. [More]

pbj What your Business Can Learn from Beyoncé: Ken Kilpatrick, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations. When Beyoncé blew it and then correctly recovered, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations provided an assessment on how the superstar managed a potentially career threatening crisis. [More]

AtlantaBusinessChronicle How Target Messed up on Social Media:  Ken Kilpatrick, Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations. After suffering a major data breach, Target immediately took to the social media channels, a move that hurt the company more than it helped. [More]

chicago tribune How to make Difficult Clients Happy: Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations President Ken Kilpatrick shares from a Crisis Manager’s perspective how to manage clients affected by stressful situations in this Chicago Tribune article. [More]

exec leaders radio Interview Feature: Executive Leaders Radio:  Sylvia Marketing & Public Relations CEO Ken Kilpatrick featured on Executive Leaders Radio. [More]