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This Just In…

August 26th, 2002 by

The percentage of graduates from a college journalism or mass communications program who found full-time employment by the end of October 2001 was 12 points lower than in
2000, according to the University of Georgia’s annual survey of journalism and mass comms graduates. …

"Brava" for Page Society

August 26th, 2002 by

The Arthur Page Society finally elects its first female member to the Arthur W. Page Hall of Fame. Marilyn Laurie joins the ranks of Harold Burson, Dan Edelman and John Graham.
Laurie is the former EVP of brand strategy for …

This Just In…

August 12th, 2002 by

Burson-Marsteller has formed an Ethical and Social Responsibility practice in response to increased corporate scrutiny. The practice is led by Richard Aylard, Nick Bent
and Louise Hawson in London; and John Clarke, Jordana Friedman and Julie Jack in New York. (…

There’s no denying that corporate social responsibility (CSR) has become a buzz phrase in the PR industry of late. But behind the buzz are solid, dependable corporate tactics
that any practitioner worth her weight will tell you have always been …

Media Moves

August 5th, 2002 by

National News: Adam Rogers, Newsweek general editor for science and technology, will take a leave of absence from September 2002 until June 2003. Direct inquiries to George
Hackett, sci-tech editor, 212/445-4000 … Nichole Cipriani, Parenting assistant editor, leaves. Sumeet Bal, a former intern, …

People Moves

August 5th, 2002 by

Corporate Moves
Jana Ireland Shortt joins Hardee’s Food Systems as public relations manager, responsible for national and local marketing and PR. Shortt was a PR account supervisor at Adamson
Inc. in St. Louis prior to joining Hardee’s.
Agency Moves
Weber …

Strategy of the Week

July 29th, 2002 by

This week’s healthcare PR strategy: putting a face to the research. Too much important health research falls to the bottom of reporters’ in-boxes because there’s no human
interest angle to go along with those key statistics. John Schmidt, SVP with …

A "Good Day" For Fox

July 29th, 2002 by

Fox launched “Good Day Live” last month, a national spin-off of KTTV-Los Angeles’ “Good Day L.A.” Coverage includes events and attractions, consumer products and services, and
fashion. The show airs at 10 a.m. PST on the Fox Networks. For …

When John Sidgmore, CEO of WorldCom, first commented on the news of accounting improprieties that have made his company the focus of an international media feeding frenzy, he
said he was “shocked by these discoveries.” While senior execs at other …

How’d You Get That?

July 15th, 2002 by

You have a fabulous story that you know is worthy of news coverage. But your client wants coverage on a very specific – and very lofty – news magazine. How do you score the
coveted air time? John Hellerman of …