Denver PR Blog

Barefoot PR Seeks Spring Intern
January 17, 2017, 9:20 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Barefoot PR is accepting applications for a spring intern.

Great Moments in Journalism
January 16, 2017, 7:20 am
Filed under: Public Relations


Hat tip: @AlistairColeman

SilversJacobson Opens DC Office
January 12, 2017, 2:10 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

SilversJacobson has opened its new Washington, D.C., office, located at 1100 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 410 (across the street from the historic Mayflower hotel, one block from K Street and four blocks from the White House). 

Someone is going to have enormous shoes to fill
January 12, 2017, 1:46 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

Tom Clark, the CEO of the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp., is retiring, according to The Denver Post’s Emilie Rusch:

“Clark has led the regional economic development office for the past 14 years, serving as a key player in virtually every major business relocation and expansion along the Front Range since first landing a job with the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce in 1985.”

Burson Names Fernandez U.S. CEO
January 12, 2017, 9:38 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Burson-Marstellar has promoted Mike Fernandez, the former Denver-based vice president of Public Relations at US West, to CEO of its U.S. operations. Fernandez joined Burson last September as chairman of its Global Corporate and Financial Practice.

Location3 Names Resound Marketing AOR
January 11, 2017, 11:29 am
Filed under: Public Relations

Denver-based Digital marketing agency Location3 has selected East Coast-based Resound Marketing as its agency of record. Resound was chosen “to apply its signature PR storytelling style to raise awareness of Location3’s sophisticated cross-channel marketing approach for Fortune 500 companies, multi-location brands and franchise systems.”

New Denver D.A. Ousts Long-time PIO
January 10, 2017, 3:19 pm
Filed under: Public Relations

In one of her first moves on swearing-in day, new Denver District Attorney Beth McCann “has dismissed Lynn Kimbrough, the long-time public information officer who often was the face of the district attorney’s office, according to Noelle Phillips at The Denver Post. McCann named Ken Lane, “a veteran spokesman for Democratic politicians” including Secretary/Senator/Attorney General Ken Salazar, to the position.