Denver PR Blog

Dovetail Lands
June 30, 2009, 9:31 am
Filed under: Dovetail, Wins

Dovetail Solutions has added to its client roster. Based in Denver, Midchix is a boutique social networking community for women over the age of 40.

Denver PR Jobs
June 30, 2009, 9:03 am
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Volume PR, Blue Mountain Arts, Bonnier Mountain Group, CIGNA, Mercy Regional Medical Center (Durango), National Governor’s Association, University of Northern Colorado (Greeley), Brewers Association and Otterbox (Fort Collins).

CIGNA’s Wilson Elected to OSU AA BOD
June 30, 2009, 9:00 am
Filed under: Awards

Wilson_mugCongratulations to CIGNA HealthCare public relations manager Kathryn Wilson, who has been elected to the Ohio State University Alumni Association’s Board of Directors. She will start her five-year term in September.

ESPN Zone Closure to Hit Penny & Bill Hard
June 30, 2009, 8:54 am
Filed under: Bill Husted, ESPN, Penny Parker

If you run into Penny Parker or Bill Husted today, you should buy them a drink (and then give them the receipt so they can expense it). Denver’s ESPN Zone, which has provided the backdrop for some of their lamest “sightings” ever – is closing. In honor of ESPN Zone, here is a brief retrospective of Penny and Bill’s work:

And although this one isn’t technically an ESPN Zone sighting, it remains my favorite:

GBSM’s Silvers Doing Well Following Heart Surgery
June 29, 2009, 8:59 am
Filed under: GBSM, Scatterbox

Great news – GBSM’s Steven “Steve” Silvers, author of the Scatterbox blog, has returned home and is doing well following emergency double bypass surgery last week. Steve will remain out of action for three to four weeks, but doctors expect a full recovery.

Westwordies Land AAN Awards
June 29, 2009, 8:52 am
Filed under: Awards, Westword

Congratulations to Westword’s Michael Roberts, Joel Warner, Jared Jacang Maher and Kenny Be, all of whom picked up awards at the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies annual conference.

In Memoriam
June 28, 2009, 9:41 am
Filed under: Obit

Billy Mays, the television pitchman who helped launch Denver-based Orange Glo into a national brand, is dead. He was 50.