Archive: October 1996

MICHIGAN FIRM OPENS HOME PAGE

October 21st, 1996 by

Caponigro Public Relations Inc., Southfield, Mich., has launched a home page. The site is at http://www.caponigro.com. In addition to listing information about the firm, the site lists background information about crisis management, public affairs and… Continued

JARZYNA JOINS ROWLAND

October 21st, 1996 by

The Rowland Co., New York, hired Dave Jarzyna as a vice president in its Minneapolis office. He was marketing director at WCCO Radio, Minneapolis. (Rowland, 612/221-0700)

IR EXEC JOINS EDELMAN

October 21st, 1996 by

Ina McGuinness joined Edelman Public Relations Worldwide, Chicago/New York, as vice president/director of investor relations for Edelman’s Mountain View and San Francisco, Calif., offices. She was a vice president at investor relations firm Pondel Parsons… Continued

DUES PROPOSAL TO PROVOKE DEGATE WITH SPIRIT IN ST. LOUIS

October 21st, 1996 by

Unlike the fan noise that filled St. Louis as the Cardinal’s built up a three-games-to-one lead over Atlanta last week, next month’s assembly meeting of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) may feature more… Continued

WALT ADDS VP/DIRECTOR

October 21st, 1996 by

Walt & Company Communications Inc., a Santa Clara, Calif.-based technology PR firm, hired Grant Bushee as vice pesident/senior director. He was vice president of marketing and operations at Intellimatch, San Jose, Calif., which operates an… Continued

GCI/ATLANTA ADDS VPS

October 21st, 1996 by

The Atlanta office of GCI Group, New York, hired two vice presidents. The two are: Lauren Lusik, most recently a senior vice president at New Jersey firm, MCS Inc.; and Sharron Smith, formerly an executive… Continued

BOSTON FIRM HIRES SVP

October 21st, 1996 by

Arnold Public Relations, a division of Arnold Communications Inc., Boston, hired Karl Swanson as senior vice president, in charge of the firm’s technology and business-to-business accounts. He was an executive at Mullen Advertising and Public… Continued

THE WORLD WIDE WEB: THE ULTIMATE COMMUNICATIONS PLATFORM

October 17th, 1996 by

Do you have a presence on the Internet? More importantly, can you afford not to? Like no other medium before it, the Internet has the ability to truly engage the user, and to help the… Continued

HEALTH SYSTEM GETS RESULTS BY HEEDING PATIENT SURVEY DATA

October 17th, 1996 by

When the Sisters of Providence Health System discovered last year that only 20 percent of its hospitals conducting patient satisfaction surveys actually use the results to provide feedback to physicians and administrators, marketers decided it… Continued

AAHP HOSTING MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

October 17th, 1996 by

As health plans design strategic plans for the future, information systems departments are finding themselves increasingly challenged to accommodate these new directions. The American Association of Health Plans has seen this change and has created… Continued