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A Q&A with NECN’s Peter Howe


The media landscape changes every day, so we are constantly communicating with our friends in the fourth estate to make sure we are staying current and relevant. A: Real people, great pictures, great sound, and content that is of immediate interest to a broad range of people.

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Inside the Mind of a Daily Newspaper Business Editor: Q&A With Thom Kupper of the Star Tribune


If you’re a corporate communications or public relations executive in Minnesota, the status of our state’s largest newspaper – the Minneapolis-based Star Tribune , with more than 250 editors and reporters – is always of intense interest.

Google News Lab, Algorithms, and Content Creation

Spin Sucks

From the Wired article: Had Narrative Science created this piece, it probably would not mention that the company’s Chicago headquarters lie only a long baseball toss from the Tribune newspaper building. Well, imagine you are the “real” news outlet. By Gini Dietrich.

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Behind the Headlines With Holly Beverly


I really like both the corporate and agency side, but in some respects, working at an agency is more dynamic in that you are literally working on client accounts and across industries that are enormously diverse – retail, tech, gaming, real estate, foundations and entertainment.

QR Codes & Mobile: The Time is Now

Spin Sucks

As part of the campaign, Macy’s is running TV commercials and full page newspaper ads starring QR codes front and center, above the fold thus sharing QR codes with the shopping masses. Stephanie True Moss , is chief creative officer at True Moss Communications , Inc.,

3 Valuable Tips To Establish Credibility Via Speaking Engagements


If you’re a financial planner, you may know a lot about ETF investing, commercial real estate and saving for retirement. As part of our PR advice, we recommended he give the story a wider audience by turning his speech into a newspaper article. He agreed and we then assisted him in writing a full-page bylined piece that appeared in The Toronto Star, one of the largest daily newspapers in North America.

The Boston Globe Launches New Business Section with Charlie Baker Q&A


In the video the Globe aired last night, which appears below, commercial real estate reporter Casey Ross notes that in 2016, 7 million square feet of new buildings are scheduled to open in Boston, a level we’ve never seen before in our city’s history.

PR Agency Best Practices for Common Content Roadblocks

Beyond PR

Think about newspaper articles that direct readers to “continue story on page 53.” When working with clients to create engaging content, PR agencies must navigate a number of personal, emotional and habitual obstacles. The goal may be clear, but the path treacherous.

Friday Wrap #155: Melcrum merges, Google flags sites, Twitter tests GIF library, war rooms fade

Holtz Communication + Technology

For example, at last month’s Consumer Electronics Show, Coldwell Banker relied on its PR department and an agency to get the word out about the impact smart home technology will have on the real estate market.

Red Cross decries ‘beneficiary’ designation in Panama Papers

PR Daily

As these two foundations have no shareholders themselves, they provided a useful cover for the real beneficiary of the offshore account. Fox News reported an email cited by the two newspapers suggests Mossack Fonseca deliberately kept the Red Cross in the dark.

A Journalist’s POV: 3 Questions From A PR Agency

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

We at Crenshaw pride ourselves on nurturing real relationships with journalists, beyond mere constant pitching. We avoid general real estate stories and articles that take a broad look at housing affordability issues.

MediaPulse | A Weekly Media Round-Up


2 ( FishbowlNY ); Top Bloomberg editor Josh Tyrangiel departs ( The New York Times ); The Newspaper Association of America names David Chavern president and CEO ( NAA ); Ralph Lauren announces he will step down as CEO of his brand after 48 years ( Mashable ); Jack Dorsey will allegedly be named permanent CEO of Twitter ( re/code ); and speaking of, Edward Snowden joined Twitter this week ( Business Insider ).

Old Journalism’s Demise.Good News For Us!

Bad Pitch Blog

While most recognized that Web properties are two-way streets, venerable newspapers and ages-old magazines kept thinking they ruled our worlds. As a guy who wrote for dozens of newspapers in the 1980s, I can report (get it?)

Sex in the City Pitch

Bad Pitch Blog

The site offers NY Event Listings, FREE Friends n'' Dating, Real Estate and Jobs for the NY Metro area and its completely free to view and post! Take one issue/edition of any magazine or newspaper and count the number of times you see them used! This pitch might remind you of Sex in the City. It reminds the Bad Pitch blog of Clueless. Thanks to our friend for sending this along. We shall respect your request for anonymity. That said, lets do this.

Pretty Decent Pitch: From The Laermer Files

Bad Pitch Blog

THE NEWEST BUSINESS MAGAZINE TO HIT THE BIG APPLE LAUNCHES: Empire NY is the Magazine To Grant New Yorkers Needed Insight into The Art Of Success April 16, 2002 (New York) – On April 19, New York finally gets a business magazine to match its own moxie: Empire NY magazine comes out, in the nick of time, so we can get some real info about ideas, innovation, money and power. Finally, New Yorkers can get real insight into how to succeed in an extremely competitive town.”