The Communications Office is responsible for creating and enabling communication from the county to our community, the media, and other audiences.
The mission of the Communications Office is to protect and manage the Town of Irmo's reputation and strengthen internal and external communications. The Communications Office is the primary strategist for communications about the Town of Irmo and the primary point of contact for accurate information.
The Communications Office is tasked with providing consistent, accurate, and timely information to the media in a coordinated manner while keeping the town officials informed of emerging media issues.
Inquiries from the news media are given a high priority and responded to as quickly and efficiently as possible. Every effort is made to meet media deadlines and to ensure released information is accurate.
This office develops, executes, and analyzes strategic marketing plans, sub-plans and campaigns, creates advertising concepts, and designs and maintains the integrity of the Town of Irmo brand among all audiences.
The Communications Office facilitates engagement opportunities for residents, develops web content and messaging, and ensures the proper message is disseminated to the appropriate audiences.
Emergency | Crisis Communications
The Communications Office works with the Town Administrator, Law Enforcement and Public Works to provide timely and accurate information to all audiences before, during, and after an emergency.