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Uber Sending Self-Driving Cars Back to California

Uber Sending Self-Driving Cars Back to California

Uber has been in a fight for its business life since just about day one. Every time they expand into a new area, several local entities take exception. Certain politicians, regulators, unions, and other vested interests try first to force Uber out, then grudgingly accept that the market drives commerce and people with smartphones, and a […]

Austin, Texas Issues Clean Air Marketing RFP

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The City of Austin, Texas is seeking an agency  to develop and implement a  marketing campaign focused on increasing the willingness of the general public to take actions to reduce ground- level ozone forming emissions. The desire is to develop a marketing campaign to implement during the ozone season that occurs during the months of […]

South Carolina City Issues PR RFP

South Carolina City Issues PR RFP

Richland County, South Carolina has issued an RFP for a new PR firm. The County is located in the center of South Carolina and covers a total area of 756 square miles.  The County surrounds the state capital city of Columbia, which is also the County seat. Established in 1785, the County has grown to […]

5WPR / 5W Public Relations: A Look Inside the Agency

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5WPR / 5W Public Relations Agency Re-Launches Website, Unveils New Look And Layout  5WPR is a top 20 PR agency in the US, has announced the re-launch of its website, www.5wpr.com. The new website showcases a fresh look and feel as well as a new user-friendly layout. The new site’s fully responsive design continues to highlight […]

Kesha Speaks Out About Online Bullying

Kesha Speaks Out About Online Bullying

And now for a public service announcement from … Kesha? Yes. The singer, songwriter, and rapper has been at the center of many harsh online “conversations,” and now she’s speaking out about online bullying. At the recent SXSW festival, she took part in a panel discussion on the topic and left no confusion as to […]

Texas College Issues Advertising RFP

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Lamar Institute of Technology is issuing an advertising RFP. An education center, Lamar Institute of Technology traces its roots back to March 8, 1923, when the South Park School District in Beaumont authorized its superintendent to proceed with plans to open a “junior college of the first class.” On Sept. 17, 1923, South Park Junior […]

Sam Jackson Questioned Over Comments about Black Actors

Sam Jackson questioned over comments about black actors

Superstar actor Samuel L. Jackson is not known for apologizing for his commentary. The action star has built a reputation for creating nuanced, interesting and hyper-profane characters. From his raging airline passenger intent on getting all these snakes off this !!@@#$ plane, to his internet famous reading of the now huge-selling children’s book parody, “Go […]

Disney’s New Gay Character – PR Hit or Miss?

Disney's New Gay Character - PR Hit or Miss

It’s not that Disney hasn’t had characters with some gay subtext before. They have; in fact, several of their villains seem to nod to a less than straight life, but LeFou, Gaston’s somewhat prancing and foolish (his name actually means the fool or madman) sidekick is the first character that is openly gay and making […]