Denver PR Blog


Qwest Q4 Layoffs to Total 1,200, Company Says
October 29, 2008, 8:17 am
Filed under: Layoffs, Qwest

We have been chronicling (anecdotally) the Qwest layoffs for the past few months, and now the company has disclosed a cumulative number: 1,200 jobs, or 3 percent of its workforce. Based on our conversations with Qwest employees, that number seems awfully low.



Qwest, Union Reach Agreement, Part II
October 12, 2008, 8:16 pm
Filed under: Economic News, Qwest

This contract should certainly last long enough for Verizon to acquire Qwest and move the headquarters to New York City. Sigh.



And the Bad News Keeps Coming at Qwest
September 30, 2008, 9:28 pm
Filed under: Qwest

Qwest’s union workers have rejected the contract offer made by the telecom company in August. Back to the negotiating table.



Qwest Layoffs Imminent?
September 25, 2008, 4:05 pm
Filed under: Layoffs, Qwest

The Qwest layoff rumors are reaching a fevered pitch. Anyone have the details?



Qwest Reaches Agreement with Union, Avoids Strike
August 18, 2008, 7:06 am
Filed under: Democratic National Convention, Qwest

Qwest has avoided a potential public relations disaster at the Democratic National Convention (and the Republican National Convention in Minneapolis) by reaching a contract agreement this morning with its largest union, the CWA.



NFL’s Packers Hire Sankey
July 16, 2008, 8:12 am
Filed under: PR Moves, Qwest

Former Qwest EVP of Marketing and Communications Laura Sankey has been named Senior VP of Marketing and Sales for the NFL’s Green Bay Packers.



Comcast, Qwest, Dish Network Named to Hall of Shame
May 29, 2008, 7:29 am
Filed under: Awards, Comcast, EchoStar, Qwest

Comcast, Qwest and Dish Network are among the companies enshrined in this year’s Zogby-MSN Customer Service Hall of Shame