Archive: June 1996

PROMOTIONS/NEW HIRES

June 17th, 1996 by

Jericho Names Five VPs Jericho Promotions, New York, promoted four staffers to vice president. Sherri Gilman, vice president, was promoted to senior vice president. She will continue to oversee the agency’s corporate division. Greg Mowery,… Continued

RECOGNIZE EMPLOYEES TO BUILD LOYALTY

June 17th, 1996 by

Employee recognition has become a vital motivational tool for managers seeking to incentivize their staff and encourage more cooperation between individuals, departments and teams. As Bob Nelson, author of “1001 Ways to Reward Employees” (Workman… Continued

CORPORATE PR APPOINTMENTS

June 17th, 1996 by

Two top executives of international PR firm The Americas Group, Stamford, Conn., have moved over to corporate positions. Jack Macauley, managing director, joined Philip Morris Management Corp., New York, as director, external relations. Evelyn Mariperisensa… Continued

MARKETERS CHANNEL TV NETWORKS TO THE 50-PLUS

June 17th, 1996 by

There’s a market out there — representing age groups spanning four decades — asking the network television programming industry for some substantive, intelligent content and advertising, but the networks apparently aren’t paying attention. PLAN, the… Continued

‘LONE RANGERS’ NEGLECTED IN U.K.?

June 17th, 1996 by

An independent PR counselor in Britain wrote to the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) questioning its lack of support for the growing number of sole proprietorship practices there. “Is it not time that the IPR… Continued

CITIBANK BOOSTS ONLINE SERVICE THROUGH EDUCATION

June 17th, 1996 by

Free banking, outreach programs are crux of campaign. For the past decade, Citibank FSB has tried in various marketing, public relations and educational campaigns to lure its customers away from the traditional bank teller to… Continued

UPCOMING EVENTS:

June 17th, 1996 by

June 20-21: Bureau of Business & Technology, “Writing Effective Speeches,” New York, 516/868-5757. June 20-21: Bureau of Business & Technology, “PR Strategies for Healthcare Providers,” New York, 516/868-5757. June 20-21: Bureau of Business & Technology,… Continued

HONORS:

June 17th, 1996 by

Franklin Parisi, vice president of communication and corporate relations at Cowles Media Co., Minneapolis, received the “L.J. Hortin Distinguished Alumni Award” from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. (Ohio… Continued

IBM GETS ‘BIG BLUE’ RIBBON FROM PRSA FOR IR PROGRAM

June 17th, 1996 by

International Business Machines Corp.’s PR department collected a “big blue” ribbon, taking top honors in the annual public relations program awards competition of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). IBM’s World Wide Web-based communications… Continued

INTRANETS TRANSFORMING EMPLOYEE COMMUNICATIONS

June 17th, 1996 by

Barely known one year ago, Intranets are sprouting throughout corporate America, transforming the employee communications function. The internal-access-only Internet sites quickly are on their way to becoming the primary channel for employee communications. In the… Continued