Denver PR Blog

Colorado Casinos Plan PR Event
March 4, 2008, 7:45 pm
Filed under: Denver, Denver Post, Events
The gambling towns of Black Hawk and Central City will hold an event Thursday to raise awareness of the $1.1 billion gambling has contributed to the state since it was legalized in 1991. The Denver Post’s Andy Vuong suspects the PR “dog-and-pony show” is designed to influence state legislators who will decide whether to raise the betting limits.

Journalists Regaining Their Faculties …
March 4, 2008, 7:33 pm
Filed under: Boulder, Denver Post, Jobs, Journalism Moves, Rocky Mountain News

The continued death spiral for traditional daily newspapers such as the Post and News has been a gold mine for the University of Colorado at Boulder, and the school recently has snagged three Pulitzer prize winners

PR Week Promotes Hood, O’Brien
March 4, 2008, 7:18 pm
Filed under: Journalism Moves, PRWeek

PR Week has promoted Julia Hood to publishing director and appointed Keith O’Brien editor-in-chief. 

Why the Colorado Press Awards Are Like the Special Olympics
March 4, 2008, 7:08 pm
Filed under: Awards, Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News, Westword

Everybody wins! You’d think it would be hard not to win a lot when you are one of only three entrants and there are literally dozens of categories of awards, but that hasn’t stopped the Denver Post and the Rocky Mountain News from going into overdrive to congratulate themselves. Westword has the details here and here