Denver PR Blog

Less-Expensive Mark Koebrich to Replace Bob Kendrick
November 3, 2008, 10:28 pm
Filed under: Journalism Moves, KUSA, Layoffs

Dusty Saunders at the Rocky Mountain News conducts the most extensive post mortem to date on Bob Kendrick’s departure from 9News, and concludes that he is a victim of the sagging economy. Dusty also guesstimates the annual salaries of various local news personalities:

  • Jim Benemann, CBS4 – $700,000
  • Adele Arakawa 9News – $500,000
  • Bob Kendrick, 9News – $400,000
  • Mike Nelson, Channel 7 – $400,000
  • Kathy Sabine, 9News – $400,000

Denver PR Jobs
November 3, 2008, 12:06 pm
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Pure Brand, CloudMade, DirecTV, ExxonMobil, FEMA, Kaiser Permanente, Momentum Media, Playa Lakes Joint Venture and Qualistar Early Learning.

PRWeek Finds Out PR Pros Can Read Polling Data
November 3, 2008, 10:13 am
Filed under: Linhart, Politics, PRWeek

PRWeek asked for presidential election predictions from a number of notable practitioners, and an Obama victory was the overwhelming consensus. The only local connection was Linhart’s Paul Raab, who predicts, “An Obama victory is likely.”