Proof PR has added therapeutic massage center Peace of Mind Massage as a client. Peace of Mind is a collective community of licensed, certified massage therapists work together to treat the wide variety of people who could benefit from massage.
Japanese personal computer manufacturer VAIO Corp. and its sales and operations partner Transcosmos America have enlisted Grayling to relaunch the brand and a new line of products in the United States. VAIO, formerly a division of Sony Corp., plans to release a hybrid tablet/laptop next month.
The Denver Preschool Program has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for management of its Outreach and Communications, which includes five major projects – Strategic Communications Consultant, Community Outreach, Public Relations & Copy Writing, Design, and Website Development.
Response options include responding as a single entity to complete all projects, responding as a single entity to any one project or responding as a single entity to any combination of projects. The deadline to respond is Nov. 6, 2015.
Among those hiring this week are CNN-Denver (intern), Colorado State University, Community Crisis Connection, Denver Public Schools (DPS), Flatirons Construction, Foothills United Way, GBSM, ikeGPS, Janus Capital Group, KGNU, Lockheed Martin, REMAX, Sky Hi News, The Gathering Place, The Nature Conservancy, University Center for the Arts (CSU), University of Colorado’s Conference on World Affairs, University of Denver Daniels College of Business, USA Rugby and Zimmer.
Tickets are still available for next week’s Denver Press Club Gridiron Show.
Who’ll be on stage? Gov. John Hickenlooper and his band will make their annual appearance. Longtime DPC member and new Denver City Council member Kevin Flynn has written a song to the tune of Canned Heat’s “Let’s Work Together” that he’ll perform.
Rep. Jonathan Singer and other state legislators will perform one song. And the core cast: Edie Sonn, Cynthia Rose, Ruth Darling-Goldberg, Cynthia Hessin, Bruce Goldberg, Tom Corona and newcomer Phil James. Plus Hank Troy on piano and Julia Hays on violin. Fred Brown will serve as emcee.
The songs will skewer such topics as Donald Trump, Tom Brady, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, the Animas River spill, Hillary Clinton, presidential candidates, RTD’s train to DIA and more.
Longtime Colorado political consultant Katy Atkinson died today following a fight with brain cancer. She was 60.
Aiello PR & Marketing has been retained by Restoration Hardware to handle the public relations for the launch of their flagship store, RH Denver: The Gallery at Cherry Creek. The four story, 65,000-square-foot store is set to open to the public on October 16.
Among those hiring this week are B Public Relations, Clean Energy Collective (CEC), Denver Health, Denver Water, Denver Zoo, Gaiam, Great-West, Historic Grant Avenue, Jewish Family Service of Colorado, Kapost (internship), Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains, National Jewish Health, PENSCO, Ski Coupons, University of Colorado, Vail Resorts, Virtegic Group and Wilbur-Ellis.
Silver Spur Marketing has added Denver Food & Wine and the Children’s Diabetes Foundation as clients. SSM will handle social media for Denver Food & Wine, and promote the Carousel Ball featuring Usher for the CDF.
Grayling has added political heavyweight Roy Palmer as Senior Advisor to the firm’s state and federal government affairs practice. Prior to joining Grayling, Palmer served as senior vice president and executive officer for Xcel Energy. He also served as chief of staff to both Colorado Gov. Bill Owens and U.S. Sen. Wayne Allard (R-CO).
Among those hiring this week are Aiello Public Relations and Marketing (paid internship), Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Arrow Electronics (internship), City of Lakewood, CoBank (internship), CU Presents, DMI, Global Advances in Health and Medicine, International School of Denver, Medical Group Management Association, Safe Shelter of St. Vrain Valley, Water Research Foundation and Wheat Ridge 2020 (part time).
Former 9News investigative reporter Deborah Sherman has been named the new Public Information Officer for the FBI’s Denver Division covering Colorado and Wyoming. Sherman, who founded the public relations consulting firm Media Zone shortly after leaving 9News, has served as spokeswoman for the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office in the past.
Synergy Management has signed Denver Broncos safety Darian Stewart as a client. The firm will handle marketing and public relations for Stewart, who joins fellow Broncos safety T.J. Ward as a Synergy client.
Among those hiring this week are CenturyLink; Colorado Department of Public Safety, Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (DHSEM); Eagle County; Linhart Public Relations (internship); Lockheed Martin; National Multiple Sclerosis Society; National Stroke Association; PetAid Colorado; RTD; The American Transplant Foundation; The Denver Post; Virtela; and Volume Nine.