Among those hiring this week are the American Animal Hospital Association, Avaya, DaVita, the Financial Planning Standards Board, High Country News, Smashburger and The University of Colorado Denver.
PitchEngine founder and CEO Jason Kintzler will discuss how businesses can expand beyond the traditional news release to a true Social Media Release at Metzger Associates’ next Social Media Breakfast. Kintzler is a former journalist turned PR guy who founded PitchEngine in 2008, and last year more than 100,000 pitches were shared by 30,000 organizations looking to get the word out to journalists, bloggers, consumers and other influencers. Details:
RSVP to Lisa Metzger at 720.833.5920 or via email.
If you bleed green and love all things LEED, The Green Cube Showhome invites you to join its steering committee. The PR sponsorship offers “tremendous exposure to work and network with the nearly 100 green trades, suppliers and services required to build the home from start to finish.” If you are interested, contact Brett Robben at 303-433-6212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’ve been thinking about joining PRSA, this is the month to do it: you’ll get your Colorado Chapter dues comped. Enter promo code FEB11. Not sure why you should join? Come to an orientation for new and prospective members Wednesday, Feb. 16, before the PRSA media roundtable luncheon. 11 a.m. Curtis Hotel lobby.
Vladimir Jones has beefed up its website, mobile and digital marketing capabilities through a strategic investment in Voltage Digital Advertising and Design. VJ and Voltage will remain separate entities, but work exclusively with each other and function as a single force when working on joint projects.
If your employee communications efforts aren’t landing people in jail or causing mass panic, you need to try harder.
Metzger is continuing its year-long 20th anniversary celebration by offering free strategic marketing and communications advice to local businesses – from solo practitioners to start-ups to established operations – via monthly open office hours at Boulder Digital Arts beginning Feb. 22. Metzger’s office hours will be held at BDA’s coworking space in east Boulder the fourth Tuesday of every month beginning Feb. 22, and Metzger office hours are open to the public.