Media Relations

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4 PR Tips Martin Shkreli May Have Missed

December 17th, 2015 by

In the court of public opinion, the arrest of Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO and founder Martin Shkreli for securities fraud is inextricably linked to this year’s sudden, stratospheric rise in the price of AIDS drug Daraprim.

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Top 12 PR Stories of 2015 From PR News

December 15th, 2015 by

Here’s our purely subjective list of some of the year’s top PR stories covered by PR News, in no particular order, with links to coverage.

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4 Reasons Why ‘There’s No Such Thing as Bad PR’ May Be Wrong

December 14th, 2015 by

We look at some of the biggest PR crises of recent months and see if all that bad press has a silver lining.

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Media Pitching: 3 Action Items for the New Social Media World

December 11th, 2015 by

You don’t have to change your entire method of attack at once; implement these three easy steps now to get a great start.

2015 Rising PR Stars (corporation and association): Eliza Levy, Manager of Public Relations and Grassroots, National Council of Textile Organizations

December 9th, 2015 by

Eliza Levy is the Manager of Public Relations and Grassroots for the National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO). NCTO is the most visible and respected trade organization in the United States for the domestic textile… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Media Relations Professional of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Sol Colom, Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic Communications Manager Sol Colom understands that Public Relations is an all-encompassing discipline where communications strategies, plans and activities always have to be linked to overall business results.… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Public Affairs Professional of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: John Guilfoil, Owner/Principal, John Guilfoil Public Relations (JGPR) John Guilfoil has proven to the police and fire departments of New England that his services are of value. In just one year, he’s grown his… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Publicist of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Anna Treiber, Henson Consulting, Inc., Director of Hospitality As Henson Consulting’s first employee more than 8 years ago, Anna Treiber steadily moved up the ranks from intern to Director of Hospitality. Treiber, who has… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Spokesperson of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Jerry Nappi, Entergy Wholesale Commodities’ Senior Nuclear Communications Manager On a quiet Saturday evening in May 2015, a main electrical transformer exploded and caught fire at the Indian Point nuclear power plant in Buchanan,… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Community Relations Professional of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Gina West, Manager, Community Investment & Engagement at Fannie Mae As the manager of Fannie Mae’s Community Investment & Engagement team, Gina West leads the company’s SERVE (Serving, Engaged and Ready to Volunteer Employees)… Continued