Denver PR Blog

Ad Age: How NOT to Conduct a Social Media Campaign
November 30, 2009, 12:23 pm
Filed under: Social Media, Twitter

The college football season is nearly over, so it must be time to start complaining about the lack of a playoff system. To get ahead of the curve, the BCS launched a social media campaign last week touting its effectiveness, but Advertising Age takes the campaign to task for simply spewing propaganda rather than engaging fans.

PRSA Colorado Holiday Party
November 30, 2009, 12:15 pm
Filed under: Events, PRSA

Tomorrow is the deadline for reduced-cost tickets to the annual PRSA Colorado Holiday Party at Dazzle Lounge on Thursday, Dec. 10. Click here to get details and purchase tickets.

Denver PR Jobs
November 30, 2009, 12:01 pm
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Qwest, Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado, Doctors Care, US Olympic Committee (Colorado Springs), Ft. Lewis College (Durango), and the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation (internships in Boston).

DDP Accepting Nominations for Annual Awards
November 25, 2009, 2:09 pm
Filed under: Awards

The Downtown Denver Partnership is accepting nominations for its Annual Downtown Denver Awards. The awards celebrate businesses, organizations, events and projects that have made significant contributions toward creating a unique, vibrant and diverse Downtown environment, and have made a lasting, positive impact on Downtown Denver. To nominate a colleague or client, click here.

Denver PR Jobs
November 24, 2009, 9:30 am
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Crocs, Upromise Investments, The Colorado Health Foundation, Home Instead Senior Care, Hunter Douglas Window Fashions, Pinnacol Assurance, SEIU, Professional Bull Riders (Colorado Springs), Cabela’s (Sidney, Neb.), GolinHarris (Washington, D.C.), High Plains Journal (Dodge City, Kans.), Interweave Press (Loveland), Intuit (Mountain View, Calif.) and St. Louis Metro (St. Louis, Mo.).

Is America Ready for Best Buy to Wish Us ‘Happy Eid al-Adha?’
November 24, 2009, 9:23 am
Filed under: Public Relations

I doubt it, but we’ll see.

M&A in the College Football World
November 23, 2009, 6:25 pm
Filed under: Football, Story + Welch

The football fortunes of Notre Dame and the University of Michigan have waned the last few years, so the Wall Street Journal suggests Dan Welch’s and Elaine Ellis’ worst nightmare: The Notre Michigan Irish Wolverines.