Nancy Behrman Communications CEO Is A Tax Dead-Beat and More PR News

Some news round-ups from the fast-moving Public Relations world – even in the days leading up to Thanksgiving, there’s media coverage of the world of PR:  Nancy Behrman PR Tax Delinquents A Public Relations pro – Nancy Behrman, the founder of Behrman PR Communications, a NY beauty and lifestyle PR firm is on the latest list […]

Memphis Police to Launch Marketing Campaign

Memphis Police

The Memphis Police Department is searching for a firm to assist them with a marketing campaign in order to increase recruitment to the city’s finest.   The RFP seems to seek a kindler, gentler, smarter recruiter – instead of focusing on brute strength.  They seek “qualified applicants who are centered with honesty, loyalty, pride, respect, strength, […]

PR Firm Hired By Texas “Clock Boy” Ahmed Mohamed

Ahmed Mohammed Clock

14-year old Ahmed Mohamed says he wants to be an inventor. But Ahmed took a homemade clock with him to school on September 14th, saying later that he wanted to show his engineering teacher just how much he understands the concepts. Unfortunately, all the wires and computer board sticking out of his bag reminded several […]

Shift Communications: Profile Of A Public Relations Firm

Shift Communications Logo

Shift Communications is a top-tier PR & marketing firm, comprised of over one hundred smart and creative professionals in offices from its headquarters in Boston, and other offices in San Francisco, NYC, and Austin. Put simply, Shift seeks, builds, and converts new audiences capable of driving business expansion for consumer, media and technology companies. The […]

Avis Car Rental:  PR #FAIL on Israel Crisis

avis car rental pr fail

Avis Car Rental finds themselves in the midst of a major scandal, and Public Relations crisis. The New York Observer posted a story on Sunday morning at 9 AM, “Avis Car Rental Bars Israeli Executive from Renting” detailing an incident which occurred Saturday night at an Avis location in Manhattan where an Israeli pharmaceutical executive […]

5 Public Relations Jobs in Los Angeles

LA PR Firms

Looking for a job in Public Relations in the Los Angeles area? Here are five of the best ones found on job search websites Monster and Indeed: Public and Media Relations Specialist – Orbweb Orbweb is a global software company with a million users and growing fast. The Public and Media Relations Specialist’s main responsibility […]

Florida Municipal Power Needs Their Intranet Re-Powered With Digital Media Firm


The Florida Municipal Power Agency (FMPA), a nonprofit, wholesale electric utilities and associated services company that serves 30 Florida municipal electric utility system members is seeking a digital media firm to re-design FMPA’s intranet.  The entity, according to Wikipedia was “created largely in response to the Arab oil embargo that hit the U.S. economy hard […]

Beer Public Relations Executives: Anheuser-Busch, Heineken and MillerCoors

beer marketing public relaitons

Anheuser-Busch, the maker of Budweiser, Heineken (known for not only its eponymous well-loved lager but Dos Equis, Newcastle and Amstel Light as well) and MillerCoors, make up three of the world’s biggest and most popular names in beer brewing. Together, they comprise well above half of the United States’ beer consumption. They hire communications professionals […]

Ebay and Paypal, a Model For Crisis PR Management

Ebay Splits with Paypal

When companies split, crisis easily ensues. In this conversation with Paypal VP Kirsten Wolberg about eBay and Paypal’s split last year, she discusses the different ways averting crisis becomes possible if companies take creative steps and have a firm grasp of company values. It’s rare for companies as large as Paypal and eBay to split, […]

Hunter Public Relations: NY PR Profile

Hunter Public Relations

In the past, public relations mostly entailed managing brand images. Often, the marketing team handled brand management, and companies only remembered the importance of PR when a crisis hit. Now, companies recognize the importance of taking proactive action. Public relations agencies capitalize on this by providing a variety of services crossing over into marketing. These […]

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