Category Archives: Public Policy

The Everglades Used to Have a Heartbeat – It Doesn’t Anymore

In 2017 the Everglades Foundation was promoting a campaign to pass major legislation to restore the Everglades.

As the communications director of the Palm Beach Civic Association, a Foundation partner, Mike wrote and produced the following to help inform the public and win passing the Florida state law. It worked. The law passed and thousands saw this media.

The Everglades Used to Have a Heartbeat It Doesn’t Anymore

By: R. Michael Brown, Writer | Producer

“The Everglades was once looked upon as a worthless swamp,” said Dr. Wendelberger. “It stood in the way of prosperity and opportunity in Florida, a wasteland destined to be drained, ditched, and diverted for farming and the housing of the earliest settlers and tourists.”

That damage now has to be undone. 8 million water fresh water drinkers depend on it.

Directors and members of the Civic Association took an airboat tour of the Everglades with their corporate partner The Everglades Foundation. The purpose – learn about restoration of this national treasure.

Courting an Amazing New Client

Wild Florida Orchid 0001Looking forward to a major announcement in a few weeks concerning a new client.

The work involves launching them as a new multimedia broadcaster and publisher, and positioning them as the authority in their field.

The photo is a hint.

I’m so excited about the topic, the folks I’ll be working with, and the future success they will have – I’m ready to explode!

Stay tuned….

 

Brand Journalism Stories for Icom-America

Brand Journalism writer R. Michael Brown from Brown Ltd. continues to deliver cover stories for Icom-America.  

The latest are about government public safety mutual aid in Washington state, a community police program with over 10,000 volunteers in the country of Colombia, and he just completed a story about Jonathan Trappe and his recent record breaking cluster balloon flight over the English Channel.