Denver PR Blog

One Peabody, 40 Emmys, Zero Jobs
April 19, 2009, 6:40 pm
Filed under: Awards, KCNC

The number of Denver television anchors and reporters who have departed over the past year has been brutal, but the behind-the-camera exodus has been just as bad. Joanne Ostrow at the Denver Post reports today that CBS4 producer Vicki Hildner’s contract was not renewed. Hildner’s resume includes a Peabody Award and 40 Emmys in her two decades at CBS4.

Xcel Hell Coming to an End
April 19, 2009, 6:30 pm
Filed under: Xcel

A shout-out to Xcel spokesman Joe Fuentes, who has no doubt been working triple time during this brutal snowstorm. Hopefully Xcel will finish restoring service soon, and Joe can take a long nap.

Somali Pirates Look to Diversify Income through Endorsements
April 19, 2009, 3:02 pm
Filed under: Crocs

Crocs stock is up about 70 percent over the past three weeks, and insiders are attributing the spike to the clever endorsement deal Crocs PR’s Shelley Weibel struck with Somali pirates:

(Hat tip to Daniel Brogan at 5280).