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Case Study: Healthcare Communications Co. Reaches Media Through Client-produced Articles

PR agency Ritz Communications ran a targeted media campaign for medical vendor IT services company Emmi Solutions through arranging and pitching bylined articles written by client champions. | MORE »

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PR News Q&A: Linking Media Efforts to Business Goals

Sarah Martin of tech solutions company CSC offers a preview of her panel discussion at PR News’ June 17 Media Relations Forum. | MORE »

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Curing Leadership Lip Dislocation During a Crisis

The problem of CEO lip dislocation has lately reared its ugly head; crisis guru Jim Lukaszewski reveals the symptoms and the cures for this serious malady. | MORE »

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Case Study: Agency Shines Fashion Spotlight On Dept. Store Chain

Panorama PR helps Belk, a national department store chain, stay in the fashion press’ focus by running media tours built on personalized meetings with the brand’s resident trend guru. | MORE »

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PR News Q&A: C-Suite Getting Serious About Crisis Planning

APCO Worldwide’s Eliot Hoff offers a preview of his panel discussion to be held at PR News’ Public Affairs Conference. | MORE »

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Executive Interviews: Easy Questions the Hardest

The media relations game will be won less by how well a spokesperson answers the hard questions, and more by his or her ability to powerfully connect with the easy ones. | MORE »

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Case Study: Meow Mix Promotes Message to ‘Think Like a Cat’ With Celebrity-Driven Media Tour and Branded Game Show

In 2008, seeking to refresh its year-old “Think Like a Cat” campaign for Meow Mix, Del Monte turned to Grand Central Marketing to find new audiences able to see the world through a cat’s eyes. | MORE »

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Tchotchkes For Journos: Media Hit or The Perfect Re-Gift?

As part of the intensive media outreach to build awareness of online coupon site RetailMeNot.com, Schwartz Communications deployed an established PR tactic—sending a gift to the desks of tier-one journalists and Web producers. The Holiday … | MORE »

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Case Study: Media Push Anything But Frugal as Agency Promotes Redeeming Qualities of Online Coupon Sharing Site

RetailMeNot.com, a Web site owned by Melbourne, Austailia-based Stateless Systems, was created to help consumers save money and enjoy a hassle-free discount shopping experience online. The creators developed a platform that leveraged the power of consumers by enabling shoppers to contribute coupons and then rate their usability. | MORE »

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Will Prediction Markets Be the Next Big PR Research Thing?

The usual practice in the market research world is to target an elite few when testing products and/or concepts. Now, online survey company Infosurv and BrainJuicer, in the U.K., are turning that adage on its head—the new thinking banks on the premise that large groups of people are wiser than an elite few. | MORE »

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