Denver PR Blog

Newspaper Update, Sponsored by Zoloft
August 14, 2008, 3:53 pm
Filed under: Gannett, Layoffs, Newspapers

Newspaper publisher (and KUSA/Channel 9 parent) Gannett is in the process of laying off 1,000 employees from its local newspapers across the country. Reuters has the details.

JohnstonWells Wins ‘Best Place to Work’ Award
August 14, 2008, 3:15 pm
Filed under: Awards, Johnston Wells

The Holmes Report named JohnstonWells the fourth best agency to work for in the small agency category. The agency ranked seventh last year.

In Memoriam
August 14, 2008, 8:29 am
Filed under: Obit

Rockmount Ranch Wear CEO “Papa Jack” Weil passed away yesterday at the age of 107. Weil was believed to be the oldest working CEO, and was featured in a national ad campaign for Denver last year.

Grand Junction Sentinel Among Newspapers Cox Set to Unload
August 14, 2008, 7:56 am
Filed under: Newspapers

Time to check under the couch cushions for any spare change –- the Grand Junction Sentinel is for sale.

9News DNC Plans Include Broadcast, Web Cast Coverage
August 14, 2008, 7:51 am
Filed under: Democratic National Convention, KUSA

KUSA/9News will carry nearly 60 hours of broadcast and online news coverage of the Democratic National Convention. The coverage will appear on both Channel 9 and KTVD/Channel 20, as well as include a six-hour daily live Web cast from the Pepsi Center anchored by Gregg Moss and Shawn Patrick.