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PR News Happenings From Lou Hammond Group, 5WPR, and Cohn & Wolfe

Lou Hammond Group

Lou Hammond Group Makes Presentation for Greenwich Economic Committee Greenwich’s First Selectman’s Economic Advisory Committee attended a town hall on April 19th to hear a presentation from representatives of the Lou Hammond Group (LHG) looking at a re-branding campaign possibility. If they move forward, the campaign will focus on bringing new business and people into […]

Danica Patrick on the Fast Lane to Fitness Guru

Danica Patrick on the Fast Lane to Fitness Guru

Ever since she hit the ultimate fast lane in NASCAR, Danica Patrick has been a popular and polarizing figure in both sports and the media. As an advertising icon, she’s been solid gold for sponsors. An attractive, interesting and compelling figure in a sport known for characters and big personalities.

Massachusetts Issues Travel RFP

Massachusetts Issues Travel RFP

Massachusetts is seeking a PR firm that can help attract more tourists to the region from UK, Ireland and France. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Marketing Partnership/Massachusetts Office of Travel and Tourism (MMP/MOTT) are seeking the services of multiple travel marketing vendors to develop and implement public relations, trade relations, and consumer marketing campaigns that […]

Munoz Will Not Be United Chairman

Munoz Will Not Be United Chairman

Not that long ago, United CEO Oscar Munoz was riding high. Recently named PR Week’s Communicator of the Year, Munoz was already United CEO and was all set to step into the Chairman’s seat. Then came a series of escalating PR problems and at least one outright PR disaster. Munoz tried to apply those award-winning […]

Credit Suisse Management on the Hot Seat

Credit Suisse Management on the Hot Seat

It’s never easy to take one for the team, but when you’re the boss, the buck stops with you. Sometimes that means the bucks stop before they get to you. Such is the case with Credit Suisse. Twelve top executives with the company, including the CEO Tidjane Thiam, will see their bonus pay cut by […]

USA Women’s Soccer Gets a Big Win

USA Women’s Soccer Gets a Big Win

Not long ago one of the biggest headlines in sports was the potential of a walkout from the USA Women’s soccer squad over salary and benefits disputes. After a strong PR campaign, it appears that the women won their fight and now their supporters are celebrating … for the most part.

Managers, Do This and Keep Your Best People

Hey manager, do this and keep your best people

All good managers are concerned about employee retention. But you don’t just want to keep your people; you want them to be enthusiastic, optimistic, and engaged every day when they come to work. How can you create that kind of environment? Work on developing these traits in yourself as a manager.