Aim High 2016 Dates Announced

Posted on Jan 11, 2016 in News

Cheney & Company is pleased to announce the dates for our Aim High conference. Plan to join us at The Study at Yale July 19–21, 2016 for a fantastic slate of presenters, roundtable discussions and networking for independent school communicators. Registration for the conference will open in March. For information on new offerings this year, […]

Carol to Present at CASE/NAIS Conference 2016

Posted on Jan 4, 2016 in News

Carol will present “Brilliant Campaign Branding” at the 46th Annual CASE/NAIS Independent Schools Conference in New York City on Monday, February 1, 2016 from 2:30 pm—3:45 pm. The conference begins on Sunday, January 30 and ends on Tuesday, February 2. For more information, please visit

2015 Mercury Award Winner

Posted on May 20, 2015 in News

Cheney & Company received four 2015 Mercury Awards from the Public Relations Society of America. The Mercury Awards are designed to honor creative and strategic excellence and to encourage a higher level of performance. Sponsored by the Connecticut Valley, Southern Connecticut and Westchester/Fairfield County Chapters of the Public Relations Society of America, the Mercury Awards […]

Cheney & Company Receives Gold Award from Healthcare Marketing Report

Posted on Apr 27, 2015 in News

Cheney & Company has received a Gold Award in the 32nd Healthcare Advertising Awards for our work on Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital’s 2015 Wish Book. The award is presented by Healthcare Marketing Report.  

Publication of Handbook of Philanthropy at Independent Schools

Posted on Apr 13, 2015 in News

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) recently released a new publication, Handbook of Philanthropy at Independent Schools. Carol Cheney authored the chapter “Getting the Word Out: Communications and Fundraising.” The book was edited by Helen A. Colson and published by NAIS. Click here to purchase the book.

Annual Educational Advertising competition awards

Posted on Mar 5, 2013 in News

Zeroing in on the audience, purpose and hoped-for outcomes of the piece(s). How does it happen? Great collaboration between the client and our creative team. Cheney & Company is excited to announce that Higher Education Marketing has recognized the following projects in the 28th Annual Educational Advertising competition. Silver awards went to the Greenhill School […]

CASE Industry Advisory Council

Posted on Sep 12, 2012 in News

Carol was just appointed to serve a new three-year term on the CASE Industry Advisory Council at the invitation of President John Lippincott. A cross section of CASE Educational Partner firms is invited to serve on the Industry Advisory Council. Its mission is to provide CASE with executive counsel on opportunities to better serve its […]

Awards from PRSA

Posted on Aug 30, 2012 in News

2011 was a banner year for Cheney & Company at the PRSA-Mercury Awards. Congratulations to our winning clients (and a pat on the back for ourselves)! Gold Awards: Yale-New Haven Hospital Wish Book, Greenhill School summer catalog and the Cheney & Company 2012 calendar Silver Award: Greenhill School’s new website, and Hopkins School recruitment […]

Connecticut Art Directors honor Cheney & Company

Posted on Jun 15, 2012 in News
Connecticut Art Directors honor Cheney & Company

Cheney & Company came home from last night’s Connecticut Art Directors Club Award event with a fistful of honors! Congrats for winning Excellence Awards to the Hopkins School and Norfolk Academy for their new admissions packages, and to Yale-New Haven Hospital for its 2012 Wish Book!

Carol is featured in two new publications

Posted on Aug 14, 2010 in News

Carol’s latest publication for NAIS is the interactive online booklet Branding and Messaging, a How-to Guide, co-authored with Peter Gow. She contributed several chapters to this book, which includes links to excellent resources, websites and useful exercises. It’s available in the shop at the NAIS website. Her previous authoring effort is available there as well, […]