25 Years of SASS

Jeffrey AbbottSpiro Blog

A Double Dose of Celebration So, do you remember how we suggested that Spiro & Associates has a great deal to celebrate this year? Well, it just so happens that the Agency’s 25th and 30th anniversary both fall in 2018! Confused yet? — we’ll explain. CEO/Chief Creative Officer Christopher Spiro launched The Spiro Group three decades ago, and that very … Read More

2017 Lee County Heart Walk

Jeffrey AbbottCommunity Involvement, Spiro Blog, Team

SASS Team at Heartwalk

Not even the rain could dampen our spirits for the 3.1-mile walk through the downtown Fort Myers Historic District for the 2017 Lee County Heart Walk spectacular. Clad in our ‘Spiro the Ad Man’ T-shirts, Team Spiro joined thousands of walkers, runners and joggers for the family friendly event held Saturday, December 9th. Participants of all ages met at Centennial Park to … Read More

Meet Bill Turner

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog, Team

Bill Turner Illustration

Meet Bill Turner, the Brand Architect™ whom we turn to — period. As Chief Operating Officer, he has become an instant leader and the go-to guy for a plethora of operations, including Agency/Client collaboration, local relationships, and Agency growth and finance — an industry he just can’t seem to escape. He and our CEO live their lives on three primary … Read More

Meet Patricia Crump

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog, Team

Patricia Crump Illustration

Meet Patricia Crump, our social media marketing-savvy Brand Architect™, appropriately titled Social Media Digital Marketing Specialist — yes, we like to think of ourselves as highly original and incredibly creative when we pick these names. Patricia seems to like it, and why not? — it is the very topic she studied at Florida Gulf Coast University and the career path … Read More

Meet Kandice Hayes

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog

Kandice Hayes Illustration

Meet Kandice Hayes, a Senior Public Relations Specialist and Brand Architect™ who values something that our ship’s captain has made a habit of for the past 30-plus years — getting up and into work early! On most days — unless, of course, you are a late riser — you will find Kandice plugging away at press releases, blog posts, story … Read More

Meet Amy Court

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog

Meet Amy Court, a media director and Brand Architect™ who knows a good deal when she sees one. And why would she not? After all, she relocated to the Sunshine State when she was 18 (after determining Michigan winters with a -10° windchill were not exactly ideal), and therefore, has a steady grasp of the advertising opportunities here. In fact, … Read More

Meet Jason Zulauf

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog, Team

Meet Jason Zulauf, a graphic designer, website developer and the quiet Brand Architect™ that you should watch out for — because he can concept and design anything from logos, to brochures, magazine ads, websites, e-blasts, billboards and direct mail pieces of campaigns. His professional production experience goes back to 2005, and his proficiency with Mac OSX and Windows Operating System, … Read More

Meet Kaitlin Cangro

Jeffrey AbbottBrand Architects, Spiro Blog, Team

Meet Kaitlin Cangro, a public relations specialist best known around the office for a wide assortment of press releases and blog posts, dozens of media lists, an up-to-the-ceiling pile of notes, several hundred daily walks to the printer – or so it seems — and an ever-growing trail of e-mails that are so frequent that they have become the brunt … Read More