Denver PR Blog

The Company You Keep …
June 11, 2012, 9:43 am
Filed under: Public Relations

What does the ruthless, murderous Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad have in common with the AARP, the 2010 Vancouver Olympics Bid, the 2022 Qatar World Cup Bid and The Tony Blair Faith Foundation? They share the same public relations firm.

Dovetail Promotes Holleran to Director of Operations
June 11, 2012, 8:15 am
Filed under: Dovetail, Jobs

dovetail solutions has promoted Emily Holleran to director of Operations. Holleran joined dovetail solutions in 2009, and in her new role she will oversee the firm’s day-to-day operations, including financials, client invoicing, human resources, IT support and benefits administration. Prior to joining dovetail solutions, Holleran was director of operations at The McLaughlin Company, a performance consulting and coaching firm.

Mayor Hancock Appoints Alegría Communications Director
June 11, 2012, 7:45 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has appointed former journalist Rowena “Ro” Alegría as director of Communications. Alegría is a 20-year journalism and communications veteran who most recently was editor and publisher of The Denver Post’s Viva Colorado publication.

Bawmann Group Launches Statewide Health Campaign
June 11, 2012, 7:43 am
Filed under: Bawmann Group

The Bawmann Group launched “Cavity Free at Three 2.0” this week with a new interactive website: The statewide public health education campaign will seek to encourage more dentists to take Medicaid and Child Health Plan Plus kids. TBG will be working with the Caring for Colorado Foundation and its partners to provide media relations, social media, advertising and dental/medical marketing to providers so that more  kids in Colorado will be served.

GBSM Promotes Wertz to Principal
June 11, 2012, 7:34 am
Filed under: GBSM, Jobs

GBSM has promoted Cody Wertz from senior associate to principal. Wertz has been with GBSM for four years, and has helped build “a rapidly growing public affairs practice while providing media relations, positioning and communications strategy for the firm’s clients.” Prior to joining GBSM, Wertz was communications and press secretary to U.S. Senator Ken Salazar.

Denver PR Jobs
June 11, 2012, 2:00 am
Filed under: Andrew Hudson, Jobs

Among those hiring this week are Banner Media Group, Campaign for a Strong Colorado, dovetail solutions, Earth Force (part-time), Prairie Mountain Publishing, Quintess Collection, Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence, Together Colorado, U.S. Senator Michael Bennet, Town of Snowmass Village and The Steamboat (Springs) Pilot & Today.