Denver’s Scream Agency has added a couple of new clients:
- Reach Out and Read Colorado, an organization that gives young children a foundation for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together
- Gold Crown Foundation, a Colorado nonprofit that offers youth sports and education programs to nearly 20,000 boys and girls annually throughout Colorado and the surrounding states
The Agency has also been busy giving back to the community through their Scream Serves Program, participating in the Scream Scram 5K benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver this fall and donating hours to Easterseals Colorado, Destination Imagination, Best for Colorado, Habitat for Humanity and Protect Our Winters.
Cactus has retained Colorado Lottery and added CommunityAmerica Credit Union as clients. Cactus will provide a variety of services including public relations, strategic planning, creative development, media planning and buying, digital, SEO marketing and analytics.
dovetail solutions has added three new clients – Crowe GHP Horwath, the Alliance for a Sustainable Colorado, and the American Beverage Association. The firm also is welcoming back a returning client – Century Communities.
Turner PR has added Duluth Trading Company as a client. The firm will manage all national consumer public relations strategy and implementation for the brand, along with the promotion of its retail expansion throughout the U.S.
Proof PR has added four clients – Onus iV Hydration, Mount Vernon Country Club, The Willary and PLAN Jeffco‘s upcoming In Plein Sight plein air painting event Oct. 4 – 9, 2016.
Proof PR has added Cherry Creek North-based fitness studio Barre3 as a client.
Barnhart has added the Denver Preschool Program (DPP) as a client, and it is working on a variety of integrated marketing initiatives for DPP, including communications strategy and planning, content development, media relations, crisis communications, and media planning and buying.
Turner PR has added four new hospitality/tourism clients:
Webb Strategic Communications has added three major governmental entities as clients – the Denver Mayor’s Office, the Regional Air Quality Council, and the Colorado Municipal League.
Webb was awarded the communications support contract for Mayor Michael Hancock’s North Denver Cornerstone Collaborative (NDCC), an initiative to strategically align six major redevelopment projects in a vital area of north Denver. Webb has won a two-year contract with the Regional Air Quality Council (RACQ) to motivate residents along the Front Range to help reduce ground-level ozone pollution. And the firm has also entered into an agreement with the Colorado Municipal League (CML) to provide assistance in the promotion and planning for Colorado Cities & Towns Campaign.
Denver-based Deft Communications has added two clients: Access, the largest privately held records and information management services provider in the U.S.; and Western Energy Alliance, a trade association serving as the voice of the Western oil and natural gas industry focused on federal legislative, regulatory, environmental, public lands and other policy issues.
dovetail solutions has added five new clients: Colorado Education Association, Confluent Development, Safe Rx, The Cossitt Law Firm and BMC Investments. The firm also welcomed back two previous clients: The Boedecker Foundation and i2 Construction.
“These new clients further represent our firm’s continued commitment to a diverse client base with a rich and determined interest to marry a communications and community strategy that makes ideal fiscal and brand sense,” said Andy Boian, CEO of dovetail solutions.
7News reports that GBSM is handling community engagement for a controversial plan to use City Park Golf Course for a stormwater project.
Denver hired a public relations company called GBSM to engage the community and get input on the project. The total contract budget is worth $328,000 and the company was hired in July 2015.
Orapin Marketing + Public Relations has signed three new clients and re-signed one more. The agency has been named the agency of record for Century Communities, a national homebuilder headquartered in Denver; Golden Software, a Golden-based provider of scientific graphics software; and Dunbar Kitchen + Tap House, a neighborhood restaurant and pub located in Denver’s only historic cultural center, Five Points. OMPR is also entering its fifth year working with the Original Pancake House of Denver.
WordenGroup Public Relations has added Brooks Lake Lodge & Spa in Dubois, Wyo., to its client roster. Brooks Lake Lodge has a 100-year history combining an authentic Western country living experience and outdoor adventure with outstanding accommodations, gourmet dining and 5-star service.
LiveWell Colorado, a nonprofit organization committed to preventing and reducing obesity, has selected SE2 to help educate and engage advocates after conducting a comprehensive agency review process. SE2 will help LiveWell Colorado educate Coloradans on the systemic barriers to nutritious food and physical activity and the ways in which they can advocate for making their communities as healthy as possible.
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.
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.
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.
Proof PR has added Tocabe, Denver’s only American Indian-owned and operated restaurant. Tocabe first opened its doors in 2008 in the Highlands, and it has now added a second location in Greenwood Village. The restaurant was was featured on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives in 2012.
Scream Agency and its partners at Native Rank have been named agency of record for the new top level domain Dot Ski. Dot Ski is the first domain specifically for the ski and snow sports industry.
Colorado nonprofit A Brighter Day has selected Littleton’s Automated Marketing Group (AMG) to redesign its website and launch a social media and email marketing campaign. The social media and email newsletter efforts will be focused on raising awareness about the organization with the goal of ultimately finding two to four new foster families per month.
dovetail solutions has added the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business and the Colorado Educational and Cultural Facilities Authority (CECFA) as clients. dovetail previously worked with CECFA in 2008.
Sprocket Communications has added the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) to its growing client list. NACDS is hosting its Total Store Expo in Denver in mid-August, and has enlisted Sprocket to promote the event to media and industry insiders.
The Excelsior Youth Center, a non-profit behavioral healthcare organization, has selected Cactus to develop and lead the strategic rebrand and re-positioning of the organization. Under this new partnership, Cactus will help Excelsior execute its new strategic plan that includes the expansion of community- and family-based care options, crisis intervention and short-term programs.
Avanti Food & Beverage has selected GroundFloor Media (GFM) to promote the grand opening of Denver’s first collective eatery and restaurant incubator concept. The Avanti model allows both emerging and established chefs and restaurateurs to test concepts in a controlled environment that costs a fraction of what it would take to launch a traditional brick and mortar restaurant.
Located at 3200 Pecos Street in LoHi, Avanti will include seven self-contained eateries anchored by two bars offering craft beer—including 10 Dogfish Head Brewery taps and 10 rotating taps dedicated to showcasing the best of Colorado’s craft breweries, wine and unique cocktails.
GroundFloor Media has added Earth Balance as a client. Earth Balance makes a variety of plant-based, vegan products such as buttery spreads, nut butters and snacks. GFM recently helped Earth Balance announce its Responsible Palm Oil Commitment and is developing an ongoing national media relations campaign designed to raise awareness of the benefits of choosing a plant-based and dairy-free approach to eating.
Boulder’s Metzger Albee has added three technology clients:
- Clip Interactive: A Colorado-based interactive mobile app developer, Clip Interactive is focused on the radio industry with the goal of improving listeners’ experience and creating a new revenue stream for radio stations.
- SQFT: SQFT is America’s first DIY real estate portal using cutting-edge technology and a team of local, independently operated, licensed real estate agents that allows users to buy and sell homes using only a smartphone.
- AllSource Analysis: AllSource Analysis is a leader in commercial imagery intelligence with a suite of multi-source information and analytic products for critical decision-makers in the energy, financial, government, humanitarian and insurance industries.
Perini & Associates has added Colorado Springs Style Magazine, Pikes Peak Regional Medical Center Association and Rocky Mountain Pointing Labrador Club as clients. Services P&A is providing include market research, website development, press releases and social media support.
Denver’s DStreet has added Fenix Lighting U.S. as a client. As part of the engagement, DStreet’s digital team will create a content marketing program that includes web analytics and consulting, SEO, blogging, social media content and promotions and online influencer relations.
Philosophy Communication has expanding its food and agriculture business with the addition of Natural Grocers to its client roster. Natural Grocers hired Philosophy to help communicate new store openings throughout the western United States and to help tell the Natural Grocers story in both traditional and new media.
Sprocket Communications has added two new clients: Colorado-based Shaw Construction and Infinite Harvest, an agricultural engineering and sustainable crop production company based in Lakewood.
Denver-based Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill has named Brand Iron as its branding and marketing agency. Brand Iron will support a Garbanzo rebranding initiative, which will include expanding a new restaurant design prototype to other Garbanzo locations, new marketing initiatives and redesigning the Garbanzo logo.
The Arapahoe/Douglas Mental Health Network (ADMHN) has selected GroundFloor Media (GFM) to develop and launch a new brand name and identity for the organization. The branding efforts will position the organization with clients, doctors, counselors, health care partners and the community.
Dovetail Solutions has added FRED Leadership and H+L Architecture as clients. The agency also added Alexandra Hogan as a client services associate.
DStreet has been retained by Good Times Restaurants to promote its all-natural beef burgers.
“The issue of all-natural sourcing continues to grow… . Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard has been using all-natural beef from Montana for a long time and has a great story to share about sourcing natural, domestic beef for its burgers. We look forward to working with them to tell that story to a greater number of people.”
Colorado Springs’ Red Energy has added Ansley Eskind as Multimedia Graphic Designer and promoted Senior Account Executive Cortney Quintero to Integrated Media Manager. The agency also has added several agency of record accounts, including American Data Technology, Cedarwood Development, Colorado Mountain Brewery and Colorado Dermatology Institute.
GroundFloor Media (GFM) has been retained by Tennyson Center for Children (TCC) to serve as the organization’s outsourced communications partner. GFM will provide the nonprofit with media relations and donor relations support, as well as strategic counsel related to social media and advertising. GFM and TCC have a long-standing relationship; TCC was GFM’s pro-bono client from 2003-2010, and agency founder Laura Love serves on the TCC board of directors.
Boulder’s Verde Brand Communications has been retained by performance apparel designer Pearl Izumi and distiller Wyoming Whiskey.
Synergy Management signed Denver Broncos two-time Pro Bowl safety TJ Ward as a client and will handle all of his personal public relations at a local and national level.
The Primavera Group has taken over media relations and strategic public relations contract for the Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) from Absolutely PR’s Owner/Principal Maggie Holben, who is retiring as CBSA’s PR consultant after more than ten years of service to the organization as a board member, contract PR resource and volunteer.
Boulder-based performance running shoe manufacturer Newton Running has named Creation as its agency of record. Newton Running adds to Creation’s growing client roster that includes endurance sports properties such as sports marketing and athlete management firm Human Interest Group and the Super Sprint Triathlon Grand Prix.
Wireless product development solutions and services company LSR has retained DStreet to launch the company’s new TiWiConnect platform. TiWiConnect is an end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) solution for connecting devices to a cloud server.
VOCA PR has added three new clients: GoBreck, the Colorado Wine Industry Development Board and Katasi, a Boulder-based start-up developing a network-level solution to the epidemic of distracted driving/texting while driving.
Dovetail Solutions has added Century Communities, Delwest, Frascona Joiner Goodman & Greenstein and the Northern Colorado Economic Development Corporation as clients, and hired Monica Kurtz in a senior client service role. The firm also announced Colorado Succeeds and GoBistro as pro-bono clients.
The Wyoming Office of Tourism has selected Fahlgren Mortine, the parent company of Turner PR, as its public relations agency of record.
Cactus has been selected by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to create the state’s upcoming retail marijuana education and prevention campaign. The campaign will continue a statewide conversation with families, health care providers, schools, community groups and retailers about how to safeguard the health of those who use marijuana and those who don’t.
Gonder Public Relations has been retained by Birko Corp. to develop a crisis communications plan and media train key leaders. Birko is a family-owned company that helps protect the safety of the food supply using chemistry and equipment that helps food processing plants provide clean, safe meat, fruits and vegetables and beverages.
WordenGroup Public Relations has added Foresight Ski Guides as a client. Foresight is a non-profit organization that matches volunteer guides with visually impaired and blind snow sport participants.
dovetail solutions has added four new clients – Allstate Insurance Company, Corporate Travel Management, Solera National Bancorp and Osprey Packs – and hired Keri Christiansen as a senior client service advisor.
Peruvian restaurant Los Cabos II has selected DStreet to promote its food and beverages and recent recognition of 25 years in business in downtown Denver.
Barnhart Communications has added four new clients: LBA Realty, Touch The Top, The Town of Breckenridge’s Cultural Arts Division and The Denver Hospice.
The newly created Bermuda Tourism Authority has named Turner Public Relations as agency of record. Turner PR is handling all public relations and social media efforts for the destination.
Malen Yantis Public Relations has added four travel and lifestyle clients – Resort at Squaw Creek, The Sebastian – Vail, Slifer Designs, and the 2015 World Alpine Ski Championships.
Colorado Springs-based Red Energy has added three new client accounts: Seven Status, Cedarwood Development, and Points of Light/the Allstate Foundation.
Teton Waters Ranch has selected Amélie Company to help it to raise awareness about the quality of products bearing its name and the evolving grass-fed meat industry.
St. Joseph Hospital in Denver has retained GroundFloor Media to help it with campaign strategy, media relations, message development, media training, social media strategy and platform development, internal communications and branding as the hospital prepares to open the doors of its new facility at 19th Avenue and Downing Street later this year.
MGA Communications has added eight new clients: Better Business Bureau of Denver/Boulder, City and County of Denver Financial Empowerment Centers program, Colorado Behavioral Healthcare Council, Crescent Point Energy, Jefferson Center for Mental Health, McKinstry, National Flag Football – Colorado and the GLBT Community Center of Colorado.
MGA is providing a variety of work to the clients, including marketing and promotions, media relations, crisis consultation, research, and strategic planning.
Capital City Public Relations has been named agency of record for Protx Risk Management, a Princeton, N.J.-based Managing General Agency (MGA) that underwrites professional liability coverages for U.S. community banks with asset sizes from $100 million to $10 billion.
dovetail solutions has promoted Marissa Hoffman to client services partner and added Cesco Linguistic Services, Hands-On-Learning and country music performer Pete Martinez as clients.
Get Ink PR has added two new clients: Pura Vida Fitness Club and Spa in Cherry Creek and LoDo’s coming Dorchester Social Eatery. The agency also hired Christine Vazquez as a publicist. Christine joins the team from Blossoming.
WordenGroup has added Denver-based urban design studio and landscape architects Civitas to its roster of clients. WordenGroup’s other architectural clients include Boulder’s Arch 11 and Jackson, Wyo.’s Blake Architects.
Civitas has done redevelopment projects in the Central Platte Valley, Stapleton and Larimer Square, and was recently named part of the team selected by the City of Denver to morph the National Western Stock Show into a vibrant year-round Western heritage-based National Western Center development.
Louisville, Colo.-based Door to Door Organics has named GroundFloor Media as its agency of record. GFM will develop and execute a national media relations program to increase awareness for Door to Door Organics among prospective customers, industry stakeholders and investors.
Longmont-based artisan chocolate maker Robin Chocolates has retained DStreet to promote its products and recent recognition as an industry leader for its handmade chocolates and pastries.
Comic Book Classroom has retained DStreet to promote Denver Comic Con and specifically highlight the event’s unique literacy mission.
“Denver Comic Con has quickly become one of the biggest cons in the nation,” said Jennifer Dulles, DStreet president. “It’s not only attracting some of the most sought-after pop culture celebrity guests, but it’s doing it with an underlying mission of literacy and a focus on kids and diversity. It’s really changing perceptions about what a con can do.”
Linhart PR has been retained by two new clients: CoreSite Realty Corporation and DSM Nutritional Products.
Quiet Light Brokerage, a brokerage firm that helps Internet business owners sell their websites, has selected VolumePR as its agency of record.
Fitzgerald Petersen Communications has added three clients: the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver’s Mark Mothersbaugh career retrospective, sports medical technology company MuscleSound, and Colorado Succeeds’ Future Forward campaign.
Volume PR has been selected as the agency of record for the BMW Championship 2014, the PGA Tour FedExCup Playoff event that will be held at Cherry Hills Country Club in September. The agency also is representing the organizing body, The Western Golf Association, and its charity, the Evans Scholars Foundation.
Volume PR also has announced its “Cognitive PR” services that integrate neuromarketing and cognitive science principals with public relations. The services – “Your Master Plan” and “Corporate Fuel” – are available to clients with existing partners or in-house communication teams.
Turner PR has been named public relations agency of record by JayBird, a premium sports brand known for its innovations in the wireless premium headphone category. Turner PR will lead all public relations efforts and work to drive sales and consumer engagement surrounding current and new product categories. The agency also is supporting JayBird’s recent entry into wearable tech following the debut of its Reign wireless activity tracker at the International Consumer Electronics Show this month.
Katie Shapiro Media has added three new clients: Something Independent’s Art of Winter, Denver-based film company Listen Productions, and the Denver Film Society’s Women + Film VOICES Film Festival.
The Bawmann Group has added seven new clients: Temple University’s National Responsible Fatherhood Research Network, Detroit’s Frankel Jewish Academy, The Mothers’ Milk Bank, Porter Memorial Hospital, Congregation Bonai Shalom, Community Health Services and Rocky Mountain Gastroenterology Associates. TBG’s work includes brand development, website creation, advertising, marketing, PR, social media and community engagement.
Vladimir Jones has added Elitch Gardens, The University of Denver and Sizzler USA as clients. VJ will handle media planning and buying for Elitch Gardens; website development, campaign creation and event planning for DU; and branding for Sizzler.
PrintReleaf has selected Jumel Public Relations to implement a public relations program that will raise awareness about its PrintReleaf Exchange product, the first technology platform that measures a customer’s paper consumption and connects them directly to reforestation projects. PrintReleaf guarantees to reforest every piece of paper consumed by its customers.
Vermilion has teamed with the CU Boulder Division of Continuing Education to create the “Take Another Look” campaign. The campaign “positions the course offerings as both exciting and relevant through bold, unexpected illustrations and copy” and uses multiple touch points, including web, bus boards, online and print ads, and digital signage.
Family Tree has selected Blake Communications and Piper Vitale Graphic Design for strategic communication planning and logo design as part of a broader rebranding effort. Family Tree is a Denver-based nonprofit providing innovative, life-changing services designed to end child neglect and abuse, domestic violence and homelessness.
Boom Broadcast and Media Relations will again assist the March of Dimes Foundation with the announcement of its annual March of Dimes 2013 Premature Birth Report Card. Boom also has added the Joyful Heart Foundation as a pro-bono client to help it launch the NO MORE PSA campaign – a ground-breaking celebrity-driven PSA campaign featuring more than 40 celebrities and public figures saying NO MORE to domestic violence and sexual assault.
Blake Communications has added Veree Chocolate as a client. Veree brings a fusion of art and flavor to the world of chocolate and currently is offering a fall collection that includes Fairy Dusted Pumpkin Latte and Maple Pecan Truffle. Blake will handling media relations and ongoing PR efforts for the client.
VOCO Creative, has added Denver-based Housegreening as a client. VOCO will provide social media management and marketing consulting for Housegreening, an eco-friendly house cleaning company serving Denver and Boulder.
WordenGroup has added The Landing Resort & Spa in South Lake Tahoe, Calif., to its public relations client roster. The new resort, an 88-room luxury hotel, restaurant, spa and conference center on Lake Tahoe, is “one of a number of projects that are bringing a new hip energy and cachet to the popular resort town’s southern shore.”
COHN has been named agency of record for Centennial-based Playtime, Inc., the largest creator and fabricator of soft play areas found in places like malls, shopping centers, fast food restaurants and aquatic parks.
COHN also announced it has hired Hannah McCaffrey as an account executive. McCaffrey previously was an account manager for Factory Design Labs, and she will support COHN clients Mont Blanc, Brew 1, GoodDrinks, Water Tech and Payreel.
VOCO Creative has added three new clients: Cuties, shoemaker Ghiselli + Schwartz, and Colorado Asphalt Services.
dovetail solutions has added two employees: Rachell Buell as client service partner and Illona Koclanes as office manager. The firm also announced four new clients: Asymmetrical Dynamics, Sherman & Howard, DPC Companies and Rickenbaugh Automotive Group.
The Bawmann Group has added Greg Morton as senior counselor. Morton has more than two decades of integrated marketing experience in both agency and corporate settings, and he will serve as team lead for several health care, education and nonprofits clients.
TBG also has been engaged to perform a variety of marketing and communication activities for several new clients, including HBO, Peak Veterinary Specialists, the Denver Arthritis Clinic and Medical Simulation Corporation. Additionally, the firm also has partnered with Denver Broncos offensive lineman Zane Beadles to launch the Zane Beadles Parade Foundation, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of young people who are faced with unfortunate situations by providing new experiences and opportunities.
Turner Public Relations has been named agency of record for the Utah Office of Tourism following a competitive review. As of August 2013, Turner PR is promoting visitation to the iconic state via strategic, integrated media relations and social media programs.
The Utah Office of Tourism (UOT), an agency of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), is the state-level destination marketing organization for Utah. The sole mission of the organization is to brand and promote Utah’s great experiences and destinations for visitors and residents in an inspiring way to support and enhance economic vitality and quality of life in the state.
GroundFloor Media has added Boulder Community Hospital to its roster of clients. GFM will conduct media relations campaigns for the hospital to promote its nationally-recognized orthopedics and cardiology service lines.
Capital City Public Relations has added several new clients: RAS and Associates, Colorado Facial Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics by Design and Marg’s Taco Bistro.
The Stasko Agency has added four clients to its roster: The Walnut Room, the City of Wheat Ridge, Kukui Corp. and The Guppy Tank. The agency also has launched a website for the LoHi Merchant Group, a group developed by Lu Stasko and Paul Tamburello of Red Chair Realty Advisors to help LoHi Merchants market their businesses in a more cohesive manner.