Denver PR Blog

And the Bad News Keeps Coming at Qwest
September 30, 2008, 9:28 pm
Filed under: Qwest

Qwest’s union workers have rejected the contract offer made by the telecom company in August. Back to the negotiating table.

Denver PR Jobs
September 30, 2008, 6:17 pm
Filed under: Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Blackhills Corp., CaridianBCT,, Metropolitan State College, MWH, Teletech, TIAA-CREF, Trimble and Water for People. Out of market opportunities include Health Equity (Draper, Utah), InfoPros (Colorado Springs), New Mexico Wildlife Federation, Swanso Rusell (Omaha, Neb.) and the University of Utah.

Wildlife Experience Selects GroundFloor
September 30, 2008, 4:38 pm
Filed under: GroundFloor Media, Wins

The Wildlife Experience has selected GroundFloor Media to help promote its Animal Grossology exhibit, which “offers hands-on interactive exhibits for all ages and includes the themes of slime makers, vomit munchers, blood suckers, dookie lovers and other gross stuff.”

Level 3 Appoints SVP of Corporate Communications
September 30, 2008, 7:26 am
Filed under: PR Moves

Level 3 has appointed Jeff Battcher as senior vice president of Corporate Communications. Battcher’s former positions include vice president of Corporate Communications at Delta Airlines and chief company spokesman at BellSouth.

Dow Closes Day Down 777 Points
September 29, 2008, 2:58 pm
Filed under: Economic News

Might be time for a few of those “we’re here for you” calls to your clients.

Changes at KMGH/Channel 7
September 29, 2008, 2:54 pm
Filed under: KMGH, Westword

Michael Roberts at Westword has the details on the shake-up at KMGH/Channel 7.

A Newspaper Question …
September 29, 2008, 6:22 am
Filed under: Denver Post, Rocky Mountain News

San Francisco State University estimates that 1/3 of employed Americans are in “marketing or marketing-related” jobs. And the Metro Denver Economic Development Council’s calculates that there are 1.46 million employees in the Denver metro area. Combine the two, and it means that metro Denver has nearly 500,000 people who are in marketing or marketing-related positions. A half-million. So why are the Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News so indifferent about covering the business of marketing?