Archive: September 2000

Health Documentary Offers Programming Tips

September 14th, 2000 by

With medical documentaries gaining in popularity among the networks and cable stations, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is offering tips for developing top-notch medical programs. It has produced its own documentary on how to develop… Continued

Mark Your Calendar

September 14th, 2000 by

September 20-23 Ovarian Cancer National Alliance’s Silent No More conference. Washington, D.C.800/424-9540/ October 4-6 Wisconsin Health Care Public Relations & Marketing Society’s Energize & Advance Your Career conference. LaCrosse, WI. 414/649-6557. October 16-17 Working Woman… Continued

JobTracker

September 14th, 2000 by

BBK Communications seeks Publicist Leading healthcare communications agency is seeking a public relations practitioner with 2-3 years of public relations experience, preferably with knowledge of the health and medical industries. Strong media relations abilities and… Continued

Media Insight

September 14th, 2000 by

CanDo.com 70 Hudson St., 5th floor Hoboken, NJ 07030 As a Web site that caters to the 25-plus million people with disabilities, CanDo.com welcomes a wide range of information on the health and lifestyle issues… Continued

This Just In…

September 11th, 2000 by

Fleishman-Hillard has pulled out of its PR contract with embattled tiremaker Bridgestone/Firestone, even as the Japanese corporation faces congressional inquiries over its handling of a massive tire recall. Dave Senay, executive VP, senior partner and… Continued

Hotline

September 11th, 2000 by

Car Magazine Races to Redesign. Motor Trend magazine is introducing a new model, a redesigned look for the 1.2 million-circulation monthly. The redesign goes into effect with the September issue. Executive editor Chuch Schifsky says… Continued

The Reporters You Love

September 11th, 2000 by

Attention suave media relations pros: The Sept. 15 deadline is approaching for you to curry favor with your favorite hacks, by nominating him, her or them for accolades in the PRESStige Awards, sponsored by Press… Continued

Editorial Calendar Alert

September 11th, 2000 by

Housing the Troops. The November issue of Government Executive will feature an article on the housing issues facing members of the U.S. armed services, where they live and under what conditions. The monthly magazine has… Continued

Media Moves

September 11th, 2000 by

Boston Globe TV writer Don Aucoin is on sabbatical until June 2001; Mark Jurkowitz assumes his coverage. 617/929-3172… Bill Snyder joins Business 2.0 as senior editor covering technology; Laurianne McLaughlin becomes senior editor, online; Emily… Continued

Say What?

September 11th, 2000 by

Isn’t it nice to know we’re all experts in something? But it’s a little odd to find out we’re all experts in the same thing… Last week one of PRN’s editors received an email from… Continued