Archive: June 1996

YOU’VE LAUNCHED YOUR WEB SITE. NOW WHAT?

June 24th, 1996 by

Attracting visitors to your site takes more than adding your site to search engines and directories. Your Web site must be easily found and linked in huge traffic locations. That is where a new breed… Continued

No PR NEWS Issue Next Week

June 24th, 1996 by

Next week PR NEWS will not publish, in recognition of the 4th of July holiday. We’ll return on July 8 with more news, views and how- to’s for PR professionals. Have a nice holiday!

WEB PROMOTION SITES

June 24th, 1996 by

* Submit It! a one-stop shopping site that will submit your site to many places on the Web. It is a free and excellent time-saver; however you can’t tailor your listing for each site and… Continued

CORPORATE PR APPOINTMENTS

June 24th, 1996 by

Sandy Allen, who recently stepped down from the top public affairs position at the Federal Aviation Administration (Washington, D.C.), joined Commonwealth Edison , Chicago, as head of corporate communications. Long Island University, Brookeville, N.Y., named… Continued

CORPORATE, DIVISIONAL PR STRIVE TO SUPPORT SALES

June 24th, 1996 by

Widgets, watches or wedding dresses: as a corporate PR executive, you probably know what your company is selling. But are you helping them sell it? To inform the media, customers and employees, PR people need… Continued

PROMOTIONS/NEW HIRES

June 24th, 1996 by

Jody Bolstad joined Arnold Finnegan Martin, Richmond, Va., as director, public relations. She was director of strategic communications at Martin Public Relations, Richmond, before joining AFM, which is a division of Arnold Communications Inc., Boston.… Continued

AGENCY MISCELLANY

June 24th, 1996 by

Worldcom Touts Communication to the United Nations The Worldcom Group, a global network of independent PR firms, issued recommendations about communications in democratic societies at a meeting earlier this month of the United Nations Habitat… Continued

NEW AGENCY LEADERS

June 24th, 1996 by

MS&L’s Gray To Bouillard James Gray III has left his post as worldwide director of client services at Manning Selvage & Lee, New York, to become president of public relations at marketing communications agency Brouillard… Continued

NEW FIRMS

June 24th, 1996 by

Lexis-Nexis Exec Launches Firm Craig Jolley, a public relations and marketing manager at online information company Lexis-Nexis, Miamisburg, Ohio, has launched Online and Strategic Information Solutions. The new firm will provide counseling and implementation for… Continued

IABC: TECHNOLOGY, AUTONOMY RESHAPING COMMUNICATIONS

June 24th, 1996 by

DALLAS–While no speakers at this year’s conference of the International Association of Business Communicators held here last week dared to predict the future, many pointed out raging trends that have the power to reshape business… Continued