Denver PR Blog

Wait, Qwest Doesn’t Own Dex? D’oh!
May 27, 2008, 7:36 pm
Filed under: Qwest

If you dumped your company’s products on peoples’ doorsteps without their consent, you’d probably be arrested. Not the yellow pages cartel. So how do you get even? Create a giant phone-book shaped art sculpture in front of Qwest’s headquarters. Which would be even better if Qwest hadn’t sold its Dex yellow pages division to RH Donnelley several years ago, but we’re willing to cut the performance artists some slack because they probably don’t read the business section.

Hat tip to Andy Bosselman.

How About a ’10 That Do It Okay’ Award?
May 27, 2008, 7:03 pm
Filed under: Awards, journalism

Apparently Editor & Publisher had trouble coming up with 10 newspapers “That Do It Right!” The nomination window for the awards has been extended through May.

Goldman Report Predicts ‘Anemic’ Ad Revenues in 2008
May 27, 2008, 6:59 pm
Filed under: Newspapers

A new Goldman Sachs report predicts newspaper advertising revenue will remain “anemic” though 2008.

Chipotle Cited for its Free Burrito Promotions
May 27, 2008, 6:55 pm
Filed under: Chipotle, PRWeek

PR Week takes a look at restaurants that use sampling to drive awareness and new business, and cites Chipotle as one of the most visible examples.