Denver PR Blog

Debbie Does Denver?
June 30, 2010, 7:41 pm
Filed under: KUSA

9News reporter Deborah Sherman may get more airtime on CBS4, Fox31 and KMGH this week than on her own station after a fling with Dr. Louis Hampers, head of emergency medicine at The Children’s Hospital, resulted in a permanent restraining order. Adding the tabloid fuel to the fire, the judge who granted her restraining order is nicknamed “Herby the Love Judge” and in court he admonished Sherman and Hampers for the “risky behavior” of meeting online at what Westword calls a “swinger website.”

Voca Wins Two New Clients, Celebrates Third Anniversary
June 29, 2010, 9:21 pm
Filed under: Voca PR, Wins

Luxury real estate and hospitality agency Voca PR has added two new clients—legendary Denver Mexican restaurant Blue Bonnet and Brush Creek Ranch, a luxury ranch in Wyoming. Founded by Alana Morris, Voca also is celebrating its third anniversary this month.

Cohn Adds Senior PR Strategist, Wins New Client
June 29, 2010, 9:14 pm
Filed under: Cohn Marketing, PR Moves, Wins

Cohn Marketing has formally announced the addition of Brandy Radey as a senior PR strategist. Radey, who has more than a decade of experience in strategic planning, media relations, public affairs and community outreach, formerly was with PopSpring Communications and Schenkein.

Cohn also announced that it has been retained by New York-based L.M. Zuckerman & Company for brand development, brand expression and website redesign services. L.M. Zuckerman & Company is a wholesale coffee dealer, serving clients worldwide with a broad range of coffee types and qualities from sources that include Columbia, Brazil, India and Mexico.

Dovetail Service Project Benefits Denver Botanic Gardens
June 29, 2010, 9:07 pm
Filed under: Dovetail

Dovetail Solutions employees, clients, friends and family took part in the agency’s 2010 annual service day at the Denver Botanic Gardens. The volunteers helped plant about 250 trees and perennials in the DBG’s Children’s Garden.

DFS Launches Support Group for Young Professionals
June 29, 2010, 8:58 pm
Filed under: Denver Magazine

Denver Magazine PR director Katie Shapiro has co-founded Reel Social Club, a support organization for the Denver Film Society that targets young professionals in their 20s and 30s. The club “will introduce fresh audiences to the DFS and help foster an appreciation of film culture through exclusive parties, screenings and weekend trips.”

Reel Social Club will celebrate its official launch on Friday, July 16, at Casselman’s Bar & Venue (2620 Walnut Street). Featuring a private performance by Denver rock band Snake Rattle Rattle Snake, members will gain free admission and enjoy a sponsored bar. General admission tickets for non-members are available for $15 at

Denver PR Jobs
June 28, 2010, 11:00 am
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are VisiTech PR, Arapahoe Community College, CoBiz Financial, Enivornmental Protection Agency, Swedish Medical Center, The Fresh Ideas Group, US Department of Agriculture, JBS (Greeley) and Breckenridge Resort Chamber.

Cohn: Spirit Airlines Campaign Hits New Low
June 25, 2010, 10:19 am
Filed under: Cohn Marketing

Jeff Cohn at Denver’s Cohn Marketing calls out Spirit Airlines for its “slimy brand marketing” that tries to take advantage of the Gulf oil spill.