With the goals of engaging customers and creating awareness around its brand, LinkedIn used its data-gathering capabilities to develop a clever hook with the media.
Case Study: A Web Site Redo and Fully Integrated Marketing and PR Lure Thousands of Anglers to Fishing Advocacy PlatformJanuary 2nd, 2012 by PR News
In the past, the American Sportfishing Association catered primarily to its fishing industry members. Then, it set its hooks into anglers themselves, creating a powerful synergy in the process.
Case Study: Sly Messaging and a Personal Media Relations Touch Help Drive Global Buzz Around Hilton’s Spa LaunchDecember 19th, 2011 by PR News
To achieve maximum buzz around the launch of its first "eforea: spa at Hilton," the communications team concealed as many details as possible leading up to the official announcement. Mini spa treatments for journalists didn’t hurt, either.
Case Study: Maytag Launches Facebook Page During Negative Spin Cycle, But Turns Dishwasher Disses Into Engaged FansDecember 12th, 2011 by PR News
Mandated to launch a Facebook page during a product recall, Maytag and PR agency Peppercom successfully morphed the page’s tone from negative to positive.
Case Study: MWW Has Celebrities to Spare in a Multi-Tiered Campaign to Make Bowling Roll With a Younger CrowdDecember 5th, 2011 by PR News
To lift the stodgy image of bowling, MWW devised an online Hall of Fame voting contest ingeniously linked to hot celebrity nominees’ fan sites.
Case Study: Tips-Based Personal Engagement Breathes Life Into American Heart Association’s Ideal Health CampaignNovember 21st, 2011 by PR News
The American Heart Association used Facebook as the crux for its Ideal Health campaign, with daily messaging, live chats and a brand ambassador program to promote the benefits of a heart-healthy lifestyle.
Case Study: Intel Amplifies Tech Brand Messaging, Gains Third-Party Credibility via Intel Advisors Influencer GroupNovember 14th, 2011 by PR News
Intel’s Advisor program puts key audience influencers at the forefront—helping Intel business units shape products and PR and marketing devise the right communications strategies.
Case Study: A Needle in a Haystack: PR Outreach Drives Global Search for Progeria Sufferers in Race for a CureNovember 7th, 2011 by PR News
Comprehensive local media outreach in 10 different countries helped find 24 undiagnosed sufferers of the devastating premature aging disease.
Case Study: Bilingual and Influencer Comms Breathe Life Into Campaign for Hispanic Asthma Resource CenterOctober 31st, 2011 by PR News
Research was the key in designing a PR program educate the Hispanic community about the triggers and treatment for asthma.
Case Study: Working Without a Cuteness Factor, Smithsonian Turns to Fun, Froggy Tactics in Amphibian Conservation EffortsOctober 24th, 2011 by PR News
It’s a tough sell to get people to care about frogs, but through compelling visuals and aggressive outreach to reporters, the Smithsonian’s campaign to help endangered amphibians had legs.