“[Incumbent Mayor Don Plusquellic’s] biggest expense in his latest report was $29,426 paid to Cromwell & Co. of Akron for design and mailing services. He also paid about $6,300 to R Strategy Group of Cleveland, his political consultant; $4,000 to Kevin Lockett of Akron for social media consulting; $1,963 to the Tyson Corp. of Fort Worth, Texas, for survey calls; and $3,434 to Patriot Signage Inc. of Dayton, Ky., for yard signs.”

From: Spending in Akron mayoral race breaks records, tops $500,000


Do you think that’s a fair price for social media consultation? What would you expect a consultant to provide for that price?