Denver PR Blog


Former Rocky Editor Joins Hawaii-based News Service
January 21, 2010, 3:55 pm
Filed under: Denver Post, Journalism Moves, Penny Parker, Rocky Mountain News

Former Rocky Mountain News editor John Temple will relocate to Hawaii after accepting the position as editor of Peer News, “a Honolulu-based local news service that will produce original, in-depth reporting and analysis of local issues in Hawaii.” Expect a “John Temple gets lei’d” joke in Penny Parker’s Denver Post column tomorrow.



ESPN Zone Closure to Hit Penny & Bill Hard
June 30, 2009, 8:54 am
Filed under: Bill Husted, ESPN, Penny Parker

If you run into Penny Parker or Bill Husted today, you should buy them a drink (and then give them the receipt so they can expense it). Denver’s ESPN Zone, which has provided the backdrop for some of their lamest “sightings” ever – is closing. In honor of ESPN Zone, here is a brief retrospective of Penny and Bill’s work:

And although this one isn’t technically an ESPN Zone sighting, it remains my favorite:



The Perfect Marriage of Columnist and Subject
June 19, 2009, 4:42 pm
Filed under: Denver Post, Penny Parker

Who says Denver media doesn’t cover the local public relations scene? Denver Post gossip columnist business columnist Penny Parker offers an in-depth review of the bathrooms at SE2/Eric Sondermann’s new office. I smell Pulitzer!



Post Editor Moore: Denver is No Boston When it Comes to Brainpower
June 18, 2009, 11:06 am
Filed under: Bill Husted, Denver Post, Penny Parker

Bill Husted catches up with elusive Denver Post editor Greg Moore as part of his recurring “Bar & Grilled” column. Normally I wouldn’t be that impressed with a columnist scoring an interview with his own editor, but when was the last time you saw Greg Moore in public? Husted should enjoy this one for now, because I fully expect Penny Parker to up the ante with an exclusive with publisher Dean Singleton any time now.



Denver Post Announces Rocky Staffers it is Hiring
February 26, 2009, 1:49 pm
Filed under: Denver Post, Journalism Moves, Penny Parker, Rocky Mountain News

The Denver Post wasted no time announcing which Rocky staff members it would hire (and, yes, Penny Parker is on the list, but not as a gossip columnist.)



Lame Penny Parker Sighting of the Month
February 25, 2009, 2:41 pm
Filed under: Penny Parker, Rocky Mountain News

“Boston Celtics players boarding their bus Monday at The Ritz-Carlton Denver on their way to face (and beat) the Nuggets.”



This Post Is for Penny and Bill …
February 24, 2009, 6:23 pm
Filed under: Bill Husted, Penny Parker

… who should be preparing right now to make the same kind of move.