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CaseStudy: Hyperactive Story Mining and Aggressive Media Relations Drive General Motors’ Brand Resurgence

Compelling stories collected internally and a revved-up online media hub have helped GM change perceptions after its government bailout in 2009. | MORE »

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Case Study: After the BP Oil Spill, a Single Voice Helps Inform Public That the State of Louisiana Is Open for Business

After an oil disaster, how do you alter the public’s perception that your state is unfit to visit? For starters, Deveney Communication and the Lousiana Office of Tourism rallied more than 1,100 tourism-related partners to get the positive word out. | MORE »

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Case Study: Hot Spots App Tells SXSW Scenesters Where the Action Is and Proves PR Can Drive Mobile Development

For the 2011 SXSW event, Waggener Edstrom’s WE Studio D digital group designed and launched a mobile application to generate awareness for the agency’s forward-thinking mobile PR capabilities. | MORE »

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Case Study: Real Estate B2B Breaks Ground for Mobile App With Internal Team Before Digging in With Industry Media

While mobile apps are developed primarily for the B2C space, a professional services B2B has thought outside the box, developing and promoting an app of its own—with great results. | MORE »

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Case Study: Cocktail of Strong Media Relations and Tongue-in-Cheek Advocacy Boosts T.G.I. Friday’s Bartender Competition

Peppercom refreshes a 20-year-old event by mixing bartending with the Olympics—and ultimately drives more traffic to T.G.I. Friday’s. | MORE »

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Case Study: PR Goes All Marketing in Reconnecting Employees of IT Giant HP with Human Resources Communications

By accentuating content look and feel and executing marketing-style campaigns, HP successfully overhauled its internal HR communications outreach. | MORE »

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Case Study: Olympian PR Effort Helps Those With Chronic Medical Malady Find Their Way to the Nearest Powder Room

Astellas Pharma Canada’s Powder Room initiative leveraged a tie-in to the Olympic Winter Games to raise awareness of overactive bladder (OAB) and provide sufferers with valuable information. | MORE »

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Case Study: Transparency and Proactive PR Create a Viable Lifeline for a LGBTQ Health Center in Crisis

Rocked by financial mismanagement and subsequent loss of trust in the community, Howard Brown Health Center needed a comeback, and quick. | MORE »

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Case Study: Cool Online Tool and Data-Driven Stories Help Longtime B2B Company Reach Consumers for the First Time

In order to provide an ID fraud tool to the public, ID Analytics did what few companies can: cull compelling research nuggets from its own database of millions of Americans. | MORE »

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Case Study: Energy Education Sparks Reluctant Consumers to Get On Board With Trane’s Heating and Air Products

In a stagnant economy, PR agency Carmichael Lynch Spong and HVAC manufacturer Trane broke through consumer purchase barriers with product reliability and energy-saving proof points. | MORE »

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