Archive: December 1999

TRAVEL NOTEBOOK

December 6th, 1999 by

In our second report on communication trends in Asia, veteran PR counselor and roving reporter Ray Josephs consults with a top-seed PR firm in Tokyo to illustrate why media relations is king in Japan. Like… Continued

MEDIA INSIGHT

December 6th, 1999 by

Latin CEO 200 SE 1st St. Suite 600 Miami, FL 33131 Miami Business magazine publishers launched LatinCEO magazine in November to focus on the increasing success of Latin American companies (and Latin American CEOs) who… Continued

AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE PUTS FIRST WOMAN AT THE WHEEL

December 6th, 1999 by

Jean Jennings will be in the driver’s seat as editor in chief January 1. Jennings, who started out as a Chrysler auto mechanic before helping launch the publication in the mid-80s with her predecessor chief,… Continued

CELEB ARTISTS MAKE EVERY OCCASION A CAUSE FOR CHAMPAGNE

December 6th, 1999 by

Thinking about putting on a party for the ages for all our subscribers, we put in a call to Korbel Champagne Cellars in Sonoma County. The bad news is they’re sold out, so the party’s… Continued

OPEN MIKE…

December 6th, 1999 by

PR NEWS is pleased to offer a forum for reader feedback, which we’ll run every few weeks. This first section features a response to Katharine Paine’s Nov. 8 Image Patrol column from Dave Franson, director… Continued

BETTER HOMES & GARDENS

December 6th, 1999 by

Editorial: The August 2000 issue will offer a feature on Getting Ready for College – how parents can prepare students from an academic standpoint, plus insights into acceptance letters and how to obtain financing. Additional… Continued

PREPARE TO IMPRESS US

December 6th, 1999 by

Do something worthwhile this year? The Platinum PR Awards, honoring the best PR campaigns and programs of 1999, are open for nominations in seven categories: media relations, marketing communications, crisis management, community relations/event marketing, internal… Continued

NEW GLOBAL LEADER AT KETCHUM

December 6th, 1999 by

Ketchum has named Christopher Atkins director of its global corporate practice, following Ketchum Partner Bob Amen’s decision to move from that spot to a reduced schedule as a senior management counselor. Atkins, who will report… Continued

ARE MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS GIVING PR FIRMS A RUN FOR THEIR MONEY?

December 6th, 1999 by

As protesters in Seattle faced riot police last week in their effort to sway World Trade Organization negotiations, executives in the PR world continued to wage a subtler resistance against would-be infringers on their business… Continued

BUSINESS TRAVEL NEWS

December 6th, 1999 by

Editorial: Travel Services for Women will be covered in the Jan. 10, 2000 issue. This feature will cover how travel suppliers are accommodating the needs and concerns of woman travelers. Deadline: Dec. 13. Background: Bi-weekly… Continued