CWA 1298: UCOMM's in New England!

UCOMM Media Group is excited to announce that the Communications Workers of America Local 1298 is now a client. Local 1298 consists of over 3,300 members and has bargained union contracts with Frontier Communications,  AT&T and AT&T Mobility in Connecticut, Massachusetts & Rhode Island, as well as Computer Sciences Corporation,  YP LLC,  Unite HERE Alliance, and T-Mobile. UCOMM is... Keep reading

New Client: Local 3 IBEW NYC

UCOMM Media Group is eager to announce that we have recently been retained by Local Union No. 3 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). Local 3 is comprised of over 28,000 members including world renowned construction electricians who work at Madison Square Garden, Citi Field and the Javits Center just to name a few. A Local Union with a proud history, these members work... Keep reading

Hauppauge Teachers become a UCOMM Client

UCOMM Media Group is proud to welcome the Hauppauge Teachers Association to the team and join the growing list of teachers unions who are communicating better, faster and stronger! We have recently been retained by HTA to assist them in optimizing their internal union communications. The Hauppauge Teachers Association has over 300 members in 5 different buildings - one high school, one middle... Keep reading

Why have lobby day folders

UCOMM Client the IBEW Utility Labor Council of New York held their Annual Lobby Day at the State Capitol in Albany New York. IBEW members from around the state joined together to discuss a number of important bills including a bill extending carbon credits to nuclear power plants and expanding health, safety and employment rights to help those who would be affected by the closing of nuclear... Keep reading

The Three Types of Members

Every now and then I am asked to speak to a group of union leaders or members about the type of communications we do at UCOMM. Some of you reading this may have experienced that, and I hope it was wonderful. In doing communications management for organized labor, we must understand the mindset of who is reading the message and be prudent in crafting your message so that it resonates to all. So... Keep reading

"A good model to follow"

For the second consecutive year, the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) has acknowledged our LUT website and e-newsletter and has done so in a big way! Last week, NYSUT announced the winners of its 2017 Communications Award Competition. Our website, www.LevittownTeachers.com, earned First Place amongst similar publications. The LUT also won an award for Best Artwork for the exceptional... Keep reading