Denver PR Blog

Revolt Brewing Around Pricey CU Brand ‘Update’
January 24, 2011, 1:20 pm
Filed under: CU Boulder, Denver Egotist

If you dropped three-quarters of a million dollars on a branding project, would you expect more than a new font suggestion and a recommendation to standardize on a single, existing logo? And, if not, are you free for lunch sometime to discuss your other marketing needs?

Great Moment in Advertising?
June 8, 2010, 12:56 pm
Filed under: Advertising, Denver Egotist

Our advertising friends at the Denver Egotist debate whether Chipotle was trying to be clever or if it just screwed up. My money is on screw-up.

So Who Won the (Advertising) Game?
February 8, 2010, 8:25 am
Filed under: Advertising, Denver Egotist, Denver Post

Joanne Ostrow at the Denver Post assembled her annual Denver advertising industry panel to evaluate the creativity, originality and effectiveness of the Super Bowl ads. Meanwhile, the Denver Egotist was not impressed with what he she they it saw.

Catfight Alert: Denver Egotist vs. Chipotle
May 21, 2009, 9:49 am
Filed under: Chipotle, Denver Egotist

The advertising gurus behind the Denver Egotist have had enough of Chipotle’s new “Low Roller” marketing campaign, and they are fighting back with a new Web site:

RIP, The Gene Pool
March 3, 2009, 12:53 pm
Filed under: Denver Egotist, Economic News, Layoffs

The fallout from this brutal economy continues – Denver creative placement agency The Gene Pool will shut its doors on April 1. The Denver Egotist has the details.

The Denver Egotist Wants You to Get Back to Work
February 26, 2009, 6:36 pm
Filed under: Denver Egotist, Jobs, Layoffs

Apparently The Denver Egotist’s recent recruitment drive has netted it a bunch of softies, because the advertising-focused site that helps Denver suck less, daily, is going all public servicey by trying to find jobs for PR/advertising/marketing/creative types who have found themselves unemployed. The details are here. And if you know someone who has lost their job, pass the word.

Denver’s Exclusive Resorts Taps Chicago Ad Agency
November 24, 2008, 9:23 pm
Filed under: Advertising, Denver Egotist

Denver-based Exclusive Resorts has tapped Chicago-based Leo Burnett as its advertising agency, and at least part of the Denver ad community is not happy.