In the face of a dwindling pool of private donors, a nonprofit organization providing support to those living with cancer boosted its presence in the local media with the help of top comedians and a thematic focus on a clubhouse reconstruction.
Case Study: Multiple Twitter Touch Points Rocket Discovery Comms’ @MythBusters Into the Engagement StratosphereJune 6th, 2011 by PR News
Not interested in attracting followers for followers’ sake, Discovery Communications initiated live chats, contests, a mysterious show insider and celebrities to establish a deep Twitter connection.
Case Study: Students Get Crash Course in Media Training to Help Spread Awareness of High School Science CompetitionMay 30th, 2011 by PR News
While well-versed in math and science, it was imperative that the high-school finalists in the prestigious Siemens Competition be educated in giving media interviews to better explain their entries.
Case Study: Sans Advertising, Agency Proves That Stellar Public Relations Can Suit a Cause Campaign Just FineMay 23rd, 2011 by PR News
Men’s Wearhouse needed to forgo advertising for its annual National Suit Drive, so comms agency Mullen dialed up comprehensive media outreach and clever guerrilla tactics to produce the drive’s best results ever.
Case Study: Army, Agency Tap Influencers in Campaign to Lead Students’ Dreams From the Corner Office to OfficershipMay 16th, 2011 by PR News
The U.S. Army and Weber Shandwick Dallas implemented a broad, integrated program that included key local and national outreach as part of a PR and ad campaign to attract officer candidates.
Case Study: Media Coaching Turns Law Firm Lobbyist Into a Press Sensation, Just in Time for the Midterm ElectionsMay 9th, 2011 by PR News
Known for her Republican contacts on Capitol Hill but not well-known among the Beltway press, Holland & Knight’s Kathryn Lehman underwent a media makeover to get ready for prime time.
Case Study: Ditch the Spritz: PR Moves a Taboo Women’s Topic Into The Pop Culture Realm With Help From WhoopiMay 2nd, 2011 by PR News
Light bladder leakage is an uncomfortable topic to be sure, but Marina Maher Comms and Kimberly-Clark put LBL out front in a successful positioning of the Poise brand.
Case Study: Levi’s Sustainability Initiative Proves That a Solid CSR Message Does Wash With the PublicApril 25th, 2011 by PR News
In order to curb its environmental impact—one pair of jeans at a time—Levi Strauss and Edelman fashioned a strong consumer call to action driven by influencer identification and online conversation.
In this excerpt from the new PR News’ Top 100 Case Studies in PR, Vol. 5, the Earth Advantage Institute builds its green cred through extensive stakeholder research and laser-focused media outreach.
Case Study: The Pop Heard Round the World: Global Media Pushâ€¨ Propels Bubble Wrap’s 50th Anniversary CelebrationApril 11th, 2011 by PR News
How do you give proper props to packaging material? If it’s the iconic brand Bubble Wrap, you get the media’s attention through a clever press kit and knowledgeable spokespeople.