Denver PR Blog

Ron Zappolo In, Kirk Montgomery Out at 9News
April 17, 2014, 8:34 am
Filed under: KUSA

9News entertainment reporter Kirk Montgomery wasn’t offered a full, one-year contract and is leaving for Lansing, Mich.’s WILX. And former 9News sports anchor and Fox31 news anchor Ron Zappolo is returning to 9News in a move that may give Drew Soicher nightmare flashbacks from when he was unceremoniously drummed out of the San Francisco market.

April 15, 2014, 10:15 am
Filed under: Public Relations

CareerCast ranks “Public Relations Executive” as the 140th best job in America, 16 places behind “Dishwasher.”

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That Awkward Moment …
April 14, 2014, 9:00 am
Filed under: Jobs

… when 10 million public relations practitioners realize there is no one left in the media.

Great Moments in Journalism
April 11, 2014, 9:44 am
Filed under: Denver Post

A day after CBS announces that Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman as host of The Late Show, Denver Post editors run a story wondering who will replace David Letterman.

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Boom Adds BizDev SVP
April 10, 2014, 9:02 am
Filed under: Jobs

Denver’s Boom Broadcast has added Susan Sikora as senior vice president of business development. Based in Raleigh, NC, Sikora will focus on business development as well as new marketing initiatives for the agency and its clients.

PRSA Colorado Media Roundtable Luncheon
April 9, 2014, 2:00 pm
Filed under: Events, PRSA

Registration has opened for PRSA Colorado’s most-popular lunch program – the annual media roundtable.

Annual Media Roundtable Luncheon
11:30 – 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 23
Comedy Works South
5345 Landmark Place, Greenwood Village, CO 80111
$30 for students; $35 for members; $49 for nonmembers

This year’s media attendees include:

  • Vicky Collins, Teletrends
  • Kasey Cordell, Senior Editor, 5280 Magazine
  • Heather Draper, Banking/Finance/Legal Reporter, Denver Business Journal
  • Jim Hooley, General Reporter, Fox 31 and KOA
  • Rob McClure, Photojournalists, CBS4
  • Barry Petersen, Correspondent, CBS News
  • Rory Schmalzried, Executive Producer News Logistics, KMGH-TV
  • Kristine Strain, Assistant News Director, CBS-4
  • Eric Whitney, Reporter, Colorado Public Radio
  • Daliah Singer, Associate Editor, 5280 Magazine

Great Moments in Sports
April 9, 2014, 1:15 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

The Atlanta Braves celebrated the opening of the 2014 MLB season by … accidentally setting an American flag on fire.

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