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In October 1999, the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave its blessing
for soy products to be marketed as a “cholesterol-reducing food.” Suddenly,
consumers who’d previously turned their noses up at tofu began to reconsider
the merits of soy. To …

Media Moves

October 15th, 2001 by

National News
Rick Flaste, former senior editor for special projects at The New York Times, joins The Los Angeles Times as features editor. Phone the editorial desk at 213/237-7000 … Keith
Bradsher, Detroit bureau chief for The New York Times, is …

When hijacked airplanes smashed into the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, Merrill Lynch evacuated 9,000 employees — nearly 20% of its work force — from headquarters adjacent to the
World Trade Center. The firm immediately found itself in a crisis of unimaginable proportions. …

Media Moves

October 8th, 2001 by

National News: Robin Grossman joins Us Weekly as fashion assistant, replacing Marisa Rubin, who left to join Mademoiselle. Email robin.grossman@usmagazine.com. Business/Financial: On September 24, we incorrectly reported that Betty Liu, Atlanta bureau chief
for The Financial Times, …

Media Insight: DNR

September 24th, 2001 by

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DNR, the B2B bible of the menswear business, is approaching its 110-year anniversary and looking rather dapper. The magazine went under the knife for a massive …

Kudos

September 10th, 2001 by

Karen Miller, associate professor of the Department of Advertising/Public Relations at the University of Georgia, Athens, wins a 2001 Pathfinder Award from the Institute for
Public Relations. The Pathfinder Award is awarded in recognition of original scholarly research that has …

Media Moves

August 27th, 2001 by

National News: Jerry Morgan, personal finance writer for Newsday, accepts early retirement. No replacement has been named. For more information regarding his coverage, phone
the business desk at 631/843-2020 … Leslie Cauley, deputy technology editor for the Wall Street Journal, was …

People Moves

August 13th, 2001 by

Corporate Moves
Estee Lauder promotes Marianne Diorio from VP, communications to SVP, communications for the company’s specialty brands. Florence Nimo becomes VP, global communications.
Men’s Health hires Aimee Geller Promisel as director of PR. Previously, Promisel headed up PR for …

Media Moves

July 30th, 2001 by

National News: James Warren, Washington bureau chief for The Chicago Tribune, is named deputy managing editor, features. He will relocate to the Chicago office. Email
jcwarren@tribune. com … David Lawrence, host of Online Tonight for CNET Radio, will host the …

How’d You Get That?

July 30th, 2001 by

In this new feature, PR NEWS asks media relations pros how they scored top placements. From savvy pitching to giving away blockbuster memorabilia, we bring you the best
strategies for winning high profile coverage. This week’s ink-stain report:

BlinnPR recently …