Denver PR Blog

Sundrop Picks Up $175M in Funding
July 29, 2011, 3:42 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

Louisville alternative energy start-up Sundrop Fuels has snagged $175 million in funding. The GBSM client promises to never, ever leave Colorado, according to GBSM’s Steven “Steve” Silvers.

Linhart Finalist for PR News Award
July 29, 2011, 3:39 pm
Filed under: Awards

Linhart Public Relations has been named a finalist for 2011 Small Firm of the Year by industry publication PR News.  The winners will be announced on Sept. 14 at the PR News Platinum PR Awards luncheon in New York City. This is the third consecutive year that Linhart is a finalist for the award.

Perini & Associates Announces Three New Clients
July 29, 2011, 3:34 pm
Filed under: Wins

Perini & Associates has added three new clients: Park State Bank & TrustMarilyn M. McCloskey & Associates, Inc., and Sage Woman Herbs, Ltd. The firm will provide the clients with public relations, marketing, strategic communication assessment and web development services.

SE2 Adds Associate, Expands Multicultural Capabilities
July 29, 2011, 10:04 am
Filed under: SE2

Policy and social marketing firm SE2 has added Abraham Morales as Associate and Multicultural Specialist. Morales’ addition will allow the firm to offer broader multicultural services to clients.

“Given that Hispanics account for more than half of the U.S. population growth in the past decade, it was only natural for SE2 to continue to grow its areas of expertise,” said SE2 Principal Eric Anderson. “The firm’s in-house capacities now go beyond translation of materials to the development and implementation of culturally relevant and appropriate communication strategies.”

Creative Collective Connects Denver’s PR, Creative Communities
July 28, 2011, 4:02 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

Sarah Hogan and Cori Plotkin of Barefoot PR, Jim Guttau of Guttau PR, and Stephanie Blake of Blake Communications, have founded the Creative Collective, a new professional networking collaborative that includes all professionals in the creative industry.

CPR Names Flatt VP of Marketing
July 28, 2011, 3:51 pm
Filed under: Colorado Public Radio

Colorado Public Radio has named Jennifer Flatt its new vice president of marketing. Flatt most recently served as director of marketing at CPR and
replaces longtime Denver public relations firm owner Bob Schenkein, who has retired.

CSG’s Mikal Elected to Colorado Humanities BOD
July 28, 2011, 3:48 pm
Filed under: Pro Bono

Lindsey Mikal, director of Communications Strategy Group’s Education practice, has been elected to Colorado Humanities’ Board of Directors. Colorado Humanities is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to supporting high-quality literary, cultural and historical programs throughout Colorado.