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Spring has Sprung!


walk like madd Durée & company Spring is officially here, which means it’s time for spring cleaning and new beginnings. Fort Lauderdale public relations firm Durée & Company is starting off this new season by getting into shape. Although we have beautiful weather year-round in South Florida, spring brings a new mindset of becoming refreshed and renewed. Thanks to some of our clients, we will be keeping active this season. Here’s how you can “keep up” with Durée & Company this spring:

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run – This Thursday, we will be doing some office bonding at the Fort Lauderdale Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run 5K. We will join other businesses in the Fort Lauderdale area for the “Largest Office Party.” Be sure to stop by our tent (CLA-18) for some bites and drinks with the D&Co dynamos after the race.

Walk Like MADD – On April 30, we will be supporting client Walk Like MADD at the 2017 Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K. Join us in taking steps to end drunk driving and making our community a safer place. Participants can either walk or run. So, lace up your shoes and get to training!

CycleBar – Where are our spin class addicts at? Get ready to #RockYourRide at CycleBar Weston! CycleBar Weston, a new concept in indoor cycling that offers a high-energy workout in a rock concert-like atmosphere, is slated to open on May 1. They will be offering 3,000 free ride to the public from May 1 – May 21. Click here for more info.

iFly – Ever wondered what it would be like to fly? Well, iFLY, the world’s largest indoor skydiving operation, is now delivering the dream of flight to adventure seekers in South Florida. The new location, now open in Davie, is great for birthday parties, corporate events, or any day that you’re feel a little extra adventurous.

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Spring is blooming with activities and we hope you’ll be able to join us in staying active this season!

About Durée & Company

Durée & Company, Inc. is an award-winning full-service public relations, marketing and special events firm with offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Aspen, Colorado. The firm serves the corporate, agency and non-profit arenas for local, national and international clients focusing on public relations for real estate, public relations for restaurantspublic relations for law firmspublic relations for charitiespublic relations for healthcare, and many more. Durée & Company services include Public Relations, Social Media, Marketing, Advertising, Special Events, and Radio Promotions and Outreach.

D&Co is Going MADD for “Mock-Tails”!


MADD Wrap PartyOne of the best parts about working with a diverse group of clients is getting the chance to support a variety of meaningful causes. At award-winning PR firm Durée & Company, we take pride in knowing that our clients continue to make an impact on the community.

Tomorrow, Jan. 27, we are joining MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) Broward County for a kick-off party for the upcoming Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K presented by ADT brought to you by Ultimate Software. Delicious bites from BRIO Tuscan Grille and ice cream from Artica will be served, and because of MADD’s commitment to safe driving, LaCroix will be serving up special “mock-tails.” Keynote speaker Steven Benvenisti, a partner at the law firm of Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C., will share his inspirational story.

Mark your calendars! The 6th annual Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash 5K presented by ADT brought to you by Ultimate Software will take place on Sunday, April 24 at Huizenga Plaza in Fort Lauderdale. This year, more than 2,000 walkers or runners are expected to participate. To be a part of this powerful movement to end drunk driving, sign up here.

Tomorrow’s kick-off party begins at 6 p.m. at Artserve, located off Sunrise Blvd. near Federal Highway. Purchase tickets here. We hope to see you tomorrow and in April for the walk/run! Continue reading “D&Co is Going MADD for “Mock-Tails”!” »

Ready … Set … Go!


Running woman runner with green vegetable smoothie. Fitness andThe new year is here, so get your athletic shoes ready because award-winning PR firm Durée & Company is quickly moving forward, and we invite you to join us! From speedy races to a nice day of golf, there are numerous opportunities to get involved with D&Co’s non-profit clients. What better way to start off the new year than getting in shape and giving back to the community? Below are a few upcoming events:

Jan. 16 – 5th annual Jon Jay FMSbonds Celebrity Bowling Challenge benefiting Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade
Have you ever dreamed about bowling with a celebrity? Now is your chance! Jon Jay of the San Diego Padres will be hosting this event to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s Project Learn After-School Program, serving Club members in grades K–8.

Jan. 27 – 2016 La Croix Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K presented by ADT brought to you by Ultimate Software Kick-Off Party at Artserve
Enjoy delicious bites from BRIO Tuscan Grille, mocktails by LaCroix and ice cream by Artica during this meaningful event to help raise awareness and end drunk driving.

March 12 – Feeding South Florida’s 6th annual Outrun Hunger 5K Walk/Run at Charnow Park
Join the mission to end hunger in South Florida by walking/running miles for meals. Participate as an individual or create a team.

March 14 – Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade 49th Annual Golf Classic at Deering Bay Yacht & Country Club
Get your golf clubs ready for a day of golf! This event offers participants the choice to play for fun or at the competitive level. An awards banquet and ceremony follows the tournament.

corporate run 2015April 7 – Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Fort Lauderdale
This will be D&Co’s second year participating in this race, an enjoyable way to get the whole office networking with other area companies.

April 24 – 2016 La Croix Walk Like MADD & MADD Dash Fort Lauderdale 5K presented by ADT brought to you by Ultimate Software at Huizenga Plaza
Support MADD’s mission to stop drunk driving and make our community a safer place by signing up to walk or run in this fun-filled event.

We hope you will join us in supporting these causes and making a difference in our community. Lace up your sneakers, dust off your bowling ball, and start practicing your swing – because these events will be here before you know it!