From The Rock

OPR spotlight: Kelli Brignac

By | October 16, 2017

Six years ago our team welcomed Kelli Brignac to Obsidian, and we haven’t looked back since. Kelli is Obsidian’s only telecommuting employee, but you’d never know she was away because of her stellar work ethic and communication skills. Kelli is a model executive, and we’re proud to have her on... Read More »

OPR spotlight: Murray Lace

By | September 19, 2017

Account specialist and all-around rock star, Murray Lace is an integral member of our team at Obsidian. Recently, Murray celebrated her two-year anniversary with Obsidian, and we are grateful for her thoughtful insight and spot-on tactical execution. To celebrate Murray’s tenure with Obsidian, we asked her some questions about her... Read More »

Words we would love to see retired in 2017

By | March 31, 2017

At the end of each year, a multitude of lists are published with words and phrases to stop saying in the new year. Just Google “words to stop saying in 2017” to see the many lists published last December for this year. You’ll find many of the same ones on... Read More »

Meet our new Obsidianite, Taylor McCormick!

By | August 01, 2016

We’ve got a new member on our full-time team at Obsidian PR! Taylor McCormick joined our team as an account assistant at the firm this spring after moving to Memphis from Nashville, Tennessee. So, let’s get to know her a little better! Memphis is quite a bit different than the... Read More »

OBSIDIAN PR – an acrostic

By | February 29, 2016

Using the 10 letters that spell OBSIDIAN PR, I highlighted 10 of the qualities that I love about our firm. Open door policy – I literally had to look and see if my office even has a door because I’ve never closed it. Everybody here is fine with you walking... Read More »

Murray’s Top 10 Downtown Memphis Restaurants

By | February 24, 2016

1. Agave Maria  Photo from Yelp.com 2. Itta Bena  Photo from 10best.com 3. South of Beale  Photo from I Love Memphis blog 4. Pearl’s Oyster House  Photo from burnsland.com 5. Flight Restaurant and Wine Bar  Photo from livetoindulge.com 6. Felicia Suzanne’s  Photo from cbswatchmagazine.com 7. Rizzo’s  Photo from The Commercial... Read More »

Top 10 Secret Facts about Obsidianites

By | February 22, 2016

When you work with a group of people for a while, you get to know them pretty well. You hear about their spouses or significant others, children, pets, relatives and friends, but what about the personal quirky facts? How long does it take for those to surface? I think those... Read More »

Sarah L.’s Top 10 Downtown Activities

By | February 19, 2016

The landscape of businesses and attractions in Downtown Memphis has changed drastically during the past decade since Obsidian first opened its doors in the Emerge Building on Tennessee Street. Now located in the heart of the vibrant South Main Historic Arts District, Obsidianites love to work and play in this... Read More »

Kelli’s Top 10 Memes

By | February 17, 2016

If you ask some of my co-workers at Obsidian, they would probably tell you I’ve got a lolcat for every occasion. But if I’m being honest, we all have a few choice memes that make their way around our office now and then. To celebrate Obsidian’s 10th anniversary, here are... Read More »

Lauren’s Top 10 Times Our Team Had Tons of Fun

By | February 15, 2016

Part of my job as the culture ambassador is to plan meaningful team-building events where we all come together to simply have fun, give back through volunteering or take time to eat lunch at monthly potlucks. So, naturally, for my 10th anniversary social media takeover, I had to go with... Read More »