Denver PR Blog

James B. Meadow Memorial Scheduled
March 11, 2009, 6:44 pm
Filed under: Obit, Rocky Mountain News

Family and friends of former Rocky Mountain News reporter James B. Meadow have scheduled a memorial to “tell stories, laugh and cry and rejoice in his life well lived.” The details are:

          A Celebration of James’ Life
          Saturday, March 14, at 11 a.m.
          Colfax Events Center
          1477 Columbine Street
          Denver, CO 80206

Additionally, friends have established the James B. Meadow Tribute Fund at 1st Bank of Cherry Creek to help the Meadow family with expenses during this difficult time. All 1st Bank locations are able to accept your donations if you stop by or you may mail a check to:

          1st Bank of Cherry Creek
          P.O. Box 461050
          Denver, CO 80246

PR Firm WaggEd Turns Application Developer
March 11, 2009, 6:32 pm
Filed under: Social Media, Twitter

PR firm Waggener Edstrom has launched Twendz, a Twitter tool that examines tweets on topics and calculates whether opinions on them are trending positive or negative.

Wal-Mart Suffering from AIG PR Envy
March 11, 2009, 8:44 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Wal-Mart apparently heard about AIG and its four PR agencies, and decided it could do one better. Take that.

Fort Collins Paper May Outsource Printing to the DNA
March 11, 2009, 8:26 am
Filed under: Economic News, Newspapers, Rocky Mountain News

Rumors are that the Fort Collins Coloradoan has agreed to outsource its printing operations to the Denver Newspaper Agency, a move that helps the DNA fill the printing void left by the Rocky Mountain News and puts up to 50 Fort Collins jobs at risk.