Denver PR Blog

JohnstonWells Adds Two Clients
March 16, 2009, 2:53 pm
Filed under: Johnston Wells, Wins

JohnstonWells added consulting firm Boatz Knutsen and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Colorado to its client roster.

And Another One Bites the Dust …
March 16, 2009, 2:50 pm
Filed under: Layoffs, Newspapers

Hearst announced today that the Seattle Post-Intelligencer will morph from a print publication to online-only, starting tomorrow. But if you were looking for the online version to be as beefy as it has been, you’ll be disappointed. Hearst will staff the “new” PI at 20 people, down from 150 for the print version.

Rocky Staffers to Launch Online News Service
March 16, 2009, 12:00 pm
Filed under: Rocky Mountain News

The former Rocky Mountain News reporters and editors behind IWantMyRocky announced today they will launch, a subscription-based, online news service:

INDenverTimes is an effort to reinvent the newspaper for the Internet age, featuring many of the reporters, editors, designers and other journalists that the Denver community has come to depend on for coverage of local and national news, sports and the arts. News will be free, but the subscription will invite readers inside the newsroom as never before through news analysis, insight, online chats and other features.

Former Rocky staff involved in effort so far: Sam Adams, Tom Auclair, Lisa Bornstein, Mark Brown, Tim Burroughs, Mary Chandler, Mark Christopher, Kevin Flynn, Tillie Fong, Steve Foster, Scott Gilbert, Chuck Hickey, Cindy House, Kevin Huhn, Kim Humphreys, Jay Lee, Aaron Lopez, Gary Massaro, David Milstead, John Moore, Alex Neth, Melissa Pomponio, Bill Scanlon, Hank Schultz, Marc Shulgold, Ed Stein, George Tanner, Chris Tomasson, Bob Willis and Mark Wolf.

Denver PR Jobs
March 16, 2009, 10:06 am
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Covidien, MillerCoors, National CineMedia, National Ecological Observatory Network, R.W. Beck,  IT Tech, AECI (Springfield, Missouri), March of Dimes (Phoenix, Arizona) and the Salina Airport Authority (Salina, Kansas).

IWantMyRocky News Conference Scheduled for this Morning
March 16, 2009, 7:41 am
Filed under: Rocky Mountain News

The former Rocky Mountain News reporters and editors behind have announced an 11 am news conference this morning to disclose what is presumed to be a paid online newspaper model.

Dovetail Launches New Site
March 16, 2009, 7:32 am
Filed under: Dovetail

Dovetail Solutions has launched its new Web site.

The Media Continue to ‘Discover’ Twitter
March 16, 2009, 7:28 am
Filed under: Denver Business Journal, Denver Post, Twitter, Wall Street Journal

Last week, it was the Wall Street Journal that discovered Twitter. This weekend, it was the Denver Post. And the Denver Business Journal is now on Twitter: