Makovsky Hires Rob Schachter as EVP Healthcare in NY Office Rob Schachter moves into Makovsky’s New York Office as their Executive VP and Deputy head of their Healthcare division reporting directly to Susan Goldstein, chief strategy officer and partner. Schachter has been working as the managing director at Lazar Partners since 2015, and before that, […]
5W Public Relations - News from the NY PR Firm
5WPR is one of the top 20 largest independent PR firms in the U.S. They are headquartered in New York, with offices in Los Angeles and Denver. Some of their largest clients include KRUPS, Walgreens, Avant, Zeta Interactive, Medifast, Welchs, Coca-Cola, the Westminster Kennel Club, and the Jackie Robinson Foundation.
They were founded in 2003 by CEO Ronn Torossian , and 5W stands for the five main points of communication – Who, What, Why, Where, and When. The firm employs approximately 135 people and remains one of the fastest growing and most well-respected firms in the PR industry.
A recent report in the Associated Press offered some bad news for retailers and hospitality industry businesses who make a living off tourist dollars. After a brief spike in travel in recent years, the “staycation” is back. According to a new poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, about half of […]
Reality TV has always thrived on drama, but it’s not supposed to happen like this. According to recent reports, “Bachelor in Paradise” will finally resume shooting after a ten-day stoppage to investigate “allegations of misconduct” among some cast members. Misconduct? Yes. Sure, that might sound like the standard of behavior on “reality” TV programs, but […]
The University of Oregon on behalf of the Lundquist College of Business (“University”) is seeking an agency to provide digital marketing opportunity assessment services, digital campaign setup, and management, and reporting services to enhance effectiveness of digital marketing efforts for the college’s graduate programs (MBA, Oregon Executive MBA, MS in Sports Product Managing, MS in […]
It’s no small thing to be chosen for this honor, only five companies made the list and of those five, two of them provide marketing in-house … Birchbox and Dollar Shave Club. You’d almost have to be living in a cave if you haven’t heard the beauty marketing campaigns that have been going on with […]
The Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) is requesting proposals from website development and marketing firms with the necessary qualifications to develop and launch TEDCO’s new website. Nationally recognized as one of the most active seed/early-stage investors in the nation, TEDCO has a portfolio of more than 400 seed investments since 1998 through eight funding and […]
City of Grand Junction, Colorado has issued an advertising RFP. The assignment includes performing professional advertising services; website/online marketing; and/or public relations on behalf of the city’s Visitor and Convention Bureau. The Grand Junction Visitor & Convention Bureau (GJVCB) serves the community by attracting conferences, trade shows, tours, and leisure visits, resulting in overnight stays […]