Industry Veteran Says PR Continues to Suffer from 9-11

Spending on PR and marketing was significantly curtailed in the immediate aftermath of the September 11 attacks, causing countless layoffs throughout the PR field. More than
three years later, however, many PR executives say the industry has turned a difficult corner and is bracing for a comeback. Unless they know you personally, of course, every PR
pro is going to tell you that things have been rolling right along. But a recent analysis of the industry by 40-year PR veteran Alan Caruba says otherwise.