Gina Rubel Presents ‘Social Media: Ethics, Errors and Establishing Guidelines’ for Government Finance Officers of Pennsylvania (GFOA-PA)

 DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (March 2018) – Furia Rubel Communications, Inc. President and CEO, Gina Rubel, will present “Social Media: Ethics, Errors and Establishing Guidelines” for Pennsylvania government finance officers at their annual meeting on April 25 in State College at the Penn Stater Conference Center.

During the program, Rubel, a marketing and crisis management expert and attorney, will discuss ways that Pennsylvania government finance officers can embrace social media to implement ethical and effective social media tactics.

“Municipalities of all sizes are using social media for community outreach, content marketing, reputation management, and crisis communications,” said Rubel. “Social media offers cost-effective, efficient and effective ways to engage and inform the public on a myriad of topics. An effective social media presence with relevant and regular content can help boost resident loyalty and engagement for government entities,but it is imperative to establish social media guidelines and to train employees, elected officials and volunteers on properly using social media.”

Rubel founded Furia Rubel Marketing and Public Relations, an award-winning strategic planning and integrated marketing agency, in 2002. A strategic marketing expert, social media enthusiast, attorney and author, Rubel teaches audiences nationwide how to implement ethical, integrated and measurable communication strategies that help their organizations to meet their business objectives.

Her agency is ranked No. 1 in Pennsylvania by The Legal Intelligencer and among the top three nationwide by The National Law Journal. In addition, Rubel has been named a Woman of Distinction by The Legal Intelligencer and Philadelphia Business Journal. She has been included among Pennsylvania’s Best 50 Women in Business and is a SmartCEO magazine’s Brava Award winner. She often is quoted by Law360 and has appeared on various news programs as a communications expert. She contributes regularly to various publications including The Legal Intelligencer and occasionally writes for The Huffington Post and National Law Review.

Rubel is a graduate of Drexel University and Widener University Delaware Law School. Follow her on Twitter at @ginarubel or connect with her on LinkedIn at


About Furia Rubel Marketing and Public Relations: Furia Rubel Marketing and Public Relations is an integrated and strategic marketing and public relations agency based in Bucks County, Pa. The certified woman-owned agency provides strategic planning, marketing, public relations, media relations, graphic design, website design, content marketing, blog production and social media services to a wide array of professional clients. Furia Rubel represents law firms, technology companies, educational organizations, accounting firms, nonprofits, municipalities, and manufacturing, behavioral health and elder care organizations. For more information, visit