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Grayling Names Palmer to Lead Government Affairs Practice
December 19, 2014, 1:37 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

Steven Palmer, managing director of Grayling’s Denver office, has been named head of the firm’s U.S. State and Local Government Affairs practice. Palmer brings more than two decades of public affairs experience with business leaders, governors and elected officials at all levels of government throughout the U.S.



Proof PR Adds Online Menswear Retailer as Client
December 19, 2014, 10:11 am
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Proof PR has added the online boutique menswear retailer Standard & Strange as a client. Proof PR is helping the retailer launch a private label in early 2015.



GroundFloor Media Adds Denver Post Community as Client
December 18, 2014, 8:02 pm
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GroundFloor Media (GFM) has been retained by the Denver Post Community to provide messaging support, along with social media planning and SEO counsel. The Denver Post, through the Denver Post Community programs including the Denver Post Community Foundation and Denver Post Charities – Season to Share/McCormick Foundation Fund, raises and distributes funds to local nonprofit organizations throughout Colorado to improve and enrich the lives of those in the community.



CPR Adds Editor, Host
December 18, 2014, 9:30 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Colorado Public Radio has added an editor and an on-air host:

  • Hart Van Denburg is the new digital editor for CPR Newsresponsible for leading the development and execution of CPR’s digital strategy, establishing the daily online news agenda and overseeing a digital team that creates a variety of multi-media content to enhance CPR’s online storytelling.
  • Aaron Johnson is a new on-air host/production and fundraising coordinator for OpenAir. He’ll provide the OpenAir audience with insight and commentary about local musicians, new albums and upcoming events happening across the Denver-metro area and will also be responsible for OpenAir’s fundraising strategy.


In Memoriam
December 17, 2014, 2:38 pm
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Longtime Denver public relations executive, journalist and professor Fred Hobbs passed away earlier this month. He was 82.

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Weber Shandwick Hiring an AAE
December 17, 2014, 2:30 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

The Denver Office of Weber Shandwick is hiring an assistant account executive.



Great Moments in Journalism
October 31, 2014, 11:25 am
Filed under: journalism, Public Relations

Less-than-optimal ad placement from the Halifax Chronicle-Herald:

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(Hat tip: Romenesko)




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