MADISON, Wis. (March 18, 2015) – Charlene Blohm, founder and president of C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.(CB&A), has been selected as a finalist for the 2015 “Leader Setting a Trend” Award from the acclaimed online education publication EdTech Digest. The annual awards program recognizes the contributions of transformative people and technology with ties to education.
“We are proud to recognize these bold leaders and innovative trendsetters who we hope will inspire learners everywhere,” said EdTech Digest Editor-in-Chief Victor Rivero. “The finalists are part of a greater story of transformation in 21st-century education. They are reshaping the education culture, and they are creating a new and better future for our students.”
For more than 20 years, CB&A has specialized in visibility campaigns for the education industry. In 2013, Blohm launched CB&A’s Special Needs Division, making it the first public relations firm to specialize in this increasingly important market. In addition to promoting products designed for people with special needs, Blohm and her full-time team of communications professionals are dedicated to spreading acceptance by aligning initiatives with campaigns such as Autism Awareness Month, and most recently sharing knowledge through a press tour involving the National Press Club, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, U.S. Department of Education and CNN.
Blohm’s commitment to raising visibility of the special needs industry is exemplified through her involvement with Special Education Innovation Receptions. The events bring together top industry innovators and provide an exclusive look at products that are transforming special education. CB&A has hosted events in partnership with the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), Autism Society, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and OCALICON.
“Kids are at the forefront of everything we do at CB&A,” said Blohm. “We strongly believe every student deserves the chance to succeed, and we’re passionate about creating awareness for products and services that assist individuals with diverse needs.”
About C. Blohm & Associates, Inc.
C. Blohm & Associates, Inc., is the premier public relations firm specializing in visibility campaigns for the education and special needs industries. This award-winning agency creates visibility campaigns that drive results for clients. Passion, imagination and commitment are hallmarks of this dynamic team that focuses on the importance of providing everyone with the chance to learn. CB&A crafts customized integrated marketing communications that resonate with influencers and drive results for clients, because after all, Visibility Matters. For more information, visit www.cblohm.com.