Sturges Word Communications Launches New Website

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 6, 2010) – Sturges Word Communications, a Kansas City, Mo.-based integrated communications firm that builds brands, moves product and manages reputations, recently unveiled a completely redesigned website, Developed as a collaboration between Sturges Word staff and Kansas City-based Web programmer Propaganda3, the new site is designed to be regularly updated with fresh content that goes beyond the traditional “billboard” or “filing cabinet” approaches to websites.

“Both our business and our industry have changed significantly over the past few years, and we’re excited to launch a new site that reflects this evolution,” said Linda Word, Sturges Word principal and creative director. “We want this site to be a living document where our clients, prospects and friends can engage in a conversation with us about relevant issues facing both our industry and the industries we serve. Our team and the team at Propaganda3 did a great job creating a site that shows the results we can deliver using a full range of integrated communication solutions.”

The site is representative of Web design and communications strategy work SWC is doing with clients that leverages these tools for thought leadership positioning, public involvement, B2B and B2C outreach through blogs, case studies, news updates and the like, extending their reach by connecting fresh content and communities across multiple social media and other platforms.

The launch coincides with the beginning of Sturges Word’s 15th anniversary celebration. The firm was founded on April Fools Day 1995 when Melissa Sturges and Linda Word teamed up.

Sturges Word Communications is a full-service integrated marketing communications agency with special expertise in the development/real estate, financial/professional services, public involvement/government, retail/hospitality, and utility sectors. The agency helps clients get results with experience and creativity applied to the right mix of communications tools including advertising, branding, community engagement, creative, crisis communications, event planning, public relations, social media strategy, and Web design. The firm’s work does what matters to clients – builds brands, moves product and manages reputations. Sturges Word is a member of the Worldcom Group, the largest network of independent integrated and public relations firms in the world.