Inside OPR

Celebrations, achievements and firm news - get a glimpse into agency life at Obsidian!

The anniversary that was, and was again

If I’m being truly honest, reflecting over my fifth year at Obsidian is a little difficult because the past two years felt like they’ve melded into one. A movie that encompasses this feeling is “Groundhog Day.” But before you roll your eyes and think this is another cliche…

Happy birthday, Whitney!

We let the good times roll on Monday, March 7, with a yummy lunch in East Memphis to celebrate Whitney's birthday. Not only has the Little Rock native been an Obsidianite for almost six years now, she's worked her way from senior account manager to director of client…

Birthday lunch on us!

When celebrations are in order, we're happy to oblige! We recently wished one of our account assistants, Audra, a happy belated birthday by celebrating with a special team lunch at a local Thai restaurant. Audra began her career with Obsidian in 2021, and we're so proud to get…

Enjoying a birthday beverage

At Obsidian, we love any and all reasons to celebrate! Last month, we took an end-of-day breather to celebrate one of our newest Obsidianites on her birthday – Jenna W. The team sipped cocktails and coffee (two of our favorites) at Curfew in Downtown Memphis to commemorate the…

Step into the spotlight with Carlee

When you need to revamp your playlist, find fun activities around town or brighten your day with cute puppy pics, Carlee is your go-to gal! She's been rocking with Obsidian for more than three years now. We chat about what she's been up to in this month's staff…

Step into the spotlight with Murray

She is our team’s Sagittarian go-getter, restaurateur’s best friend, sports fan, fitness queen and we’re thrilled to now call her a senior account manager at Obsidian – Murray Lace! For almost six years (including her internship), Murray’s been impressing us with her stellar work ethic and leadership skills.…

Staff spotlight: Lauren Hannaford!

Do you want to know a fun fact about Obsidian? Most of our team started out as interns, including one of our directors – Lauren Hannaford! Through her time at Obsidian, Lauren’s been a part of some legendary projects, guided our team toward success and has had some…

The queen of the keep: Courtney Ellett and her self-made treasure

Something great doesn’t come from nothing. But Obsidian started with a grain of sand – an idea – and grew into a regional PR force through hard work, tenacity and a keen sense of direction. Feb. 1 marks 15 years of Obsidian Public Relations, a milestone we’re celebrating…

Keeping up with Jenna!

If you’re looking for a partner to tackle a project with a positive attitude, look no further than Jenna. Her kind and accommodating personality made her an instantaneous fit on our team, and we’ve loved having her since her days as an intern in 2018. It’s an added…