Denver PR Blog

PRSA Colorado Luncheon Features eBay’s Skyberg
January 10, 2011, 5:55 pm
Filed under: Events, PRSA

eBay’s Rolf Skyberg is the featured speaker at this month’s PRSA Colorado luncheon, where he will discuss how to control the destiny of your campaigns – and your business – by mastering the elusive patterns of growth and decline. Some of the topics Rolf will cover include:

  • How to tell the difference between a fad and a trend
  • When to respond quickly and when to simply “keep calm and carry on”
  • What to do when the hype dies down
  • How not to get bitten in your career
  • How to get the most out of your team

The details are:

Wednesday, Jan. 19, at 11:30 a.m.
The Curtis Hotel, 1405 Curtis St., Denver, CO 80202
$35 for PRSA Colorado chapter members; $49 for guests and $30 for students

Menezes Joins Research Firm
January 10, 2011, 5:27 pm
Filed under: Jobs, PR Moves

Bill Menezes has joined the research firm One Touch Intelligence. He formerly was with VisiTech PR.

Sprocket Lands Two New Clients, Hires One
January 10, 2011, 5:21 pm
Filed under: Wins

Sprocket Communications has landed two new clients – Shanahan’s Steakhouse and medical marijuana center The Clinic. Sprocket also added Lauren Butts, who previously worked at Aiello Public Relations and Marketing and Donate Life Ohio.

Hernandez Joins Jackson National Life Insurance
January 10, 2011, 5:14 pm
Filed under: Jobs, PR Moves

Melissa Hernandez has joined Jackson National Life Insurance as a media relations specialist. Prior to joining Jackson, Hernandez was a senior account executive at Christopherson & Co. Communications in Greenwood Village and a contractor for Pushkin Public Relations in Denver.

Congratulations to SE2’s Kurz, Guttmann
January 10, 2011, 5:08 pm
Filed under: SE2

The SE2 2029 intern class just got bigger with the births of Emerson Blanche Kurz (Sarah Kurz) and  Asher James Guttmann (Amy Guttmann).