L'Acadian Communications

Brand Building Public Relations and Social Media

Coming in 2015 to Social Media

Posted by Alicia McClendon on: January 2nd, 2015

As with most businesses, the start of a new year means time for strategy, planning, and preparing for what the year has in store. Working in social media is no different. So, what exactly does social media in 2015 look like? Ads, ads, and more ads. This is not an entirely new approach for business… continue reading

Alicia McClendon Joins L’Acadian

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: October 15th, 2014

“I love starting a new job and being thrown to the wolves,” said no one ever. Alicia McClendon joined the L’Acadian team on August 1, and she’s finally getting the welcome and love she deserves. We’ve have multiple client trips that have left her holding down the fort, but she’s taken it all in her stride…. continue reading

Welcome our new Public Relations Interns!

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: September 18th, 2014
Interns Fall Facebook Post

Please give a round of applause to our new Public Relations and Social Media interns for the Fall of 2014 – Lindsey Guidry and Gabby Buras! As you can see, they’re adjusting nicely. If you know you’ll need to fulfill your Internship Class this Spring, please send your resume to laurie@lacadian.com.  

Savor the Outdoors: Bayou to Lagoon

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: September 4th, 2014

As an agency for several “water sport” companies, we see images and videos of others enjoying the outdoors,  and we get just a little jealous. It’s not the Seychelles or the Grand Tetons, but we can have our own fun too … even with the alligators of Lake Martin and mosquitoes of Mosquito Lagoon. A big thanks to Pack and… continue reading

IRCE 2014

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: July 11th, 2014

    E-Commerce. For many, it’s the end goal. Whether you’re publishing a press release, posting content on Facebook, tweeting out events, the end goal is to drive consumers to purchase your brand. All the work that you put in through the week doesn’t matter if it doesn’t result in sales. This was our purpose… continue reading

Social Media Day 2014 6.30.14

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: June 30th, 2014
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Our favorite “social resource” blog, Mashable, is hosting it’s 5th Annual Social Media Day … today! They launched the event in 2010 as a way to recognize the digital revolution happening right before our eyes.  When we look back on the change of Social Media, it’s amazing to see how much it’s grown and how… continue reading

Stylish Brands With A Purpose

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: June 26th, 2014
Stylish Brands With A Purpose

At L’Acadian, we work with some great brands that not only have been successful, but have also given back to others in need, to the environment or to the industry they reside in and treasure. We feel we’re doing our part by consulting these clients, but how else are we giving? We donate to multiple… continue reading

Search for PR/Social Media Coordinator

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: June 10th, 2014

L’Acadian Communications is hiring! We’re a small marketing firm in Lafayette, LA, specializing in outdoor and consumer Public Relations and Social Media. Send resume, cover letter and anything special about yourself to laurie@lacadian.com. Searching for an Account Coordinator to support the daily responsibilities for an established client. Requirements: Year of Public Relations and/or Social Media… continue reading

Are Facebook’s Newest Features Too Invasive?

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: May 27th, 2014

Facebook has recently added some new features that may leave some people feeling a little uncomfortable. Their new additions include a feature that allows you to share your location with your friends, an audio recognition feature that listens to your surroundings, and an “Ask” button that allows you to inquire about a persons relationship status if… continue reading

Planning Your Social Media Father’s Day Campaign?

Posted by Laurie Driggs Fontenot on: May 21st, 2014
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Looking for that perfect  Father’s Day campaign to help promote your product or brand? To help you out, here are some very successful campaigns and that ran last year: Sears – They encouraged fans to select one item from their website and post in on their Facebook with the description “Perfect Gift for Dad”. eBay… continue reading


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L’Acadian Communications

117 Heymann Blvd., Bldg. 10
Lafayette, LA 70503

Hours: Mon – Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Office: 337-233-1010 ~ Phone: 337-205-7230

Email: laurie@lacadian.com

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