George Mason University has issued an RFP for a digital advertising agency for the College of Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) and other Mason departments as may be applicable. CVPA would like to work with a company that specializes in advertising for arts and entertainment, preferably the performing arts. George Mason University is an educational […]
PadillaCRT - Worldcom Public Relations Group
PadillaCRT (PCRT) is one of Worldcom Public Relations Group’s founding partners and is headquartered in Minneapolis with additional office locations in New York, Richmond, Alexandria, Washington DC, and Los Angeles. They have earned their place in PR and are listed on O’Dwyer’s rankings as a top 10 independent PR and communications company employing over 200 people. They use a full-circle approach for clients offering research, crisis management, branding, media relations, advertising, mobile, design, social, and digital experience and expertise to clients.
PCRT specializes in the travel and economic development, agriculture, technology, beauty and fashion, entertainment, sports, professional services, environment and public affairs, financial and investor relations, home furnishings, healthcare, and food and beverage sectors. They work with organizations and individuals to find the best course of action that will help clients meet their goals. Some of their clients include Merck, Air New Zealand, BASF, Land o’ Lakes, TransAmerica, Charles Schwab, Progresso, AASCU, the Mayo Clinic, Valspar, and Cisco.
Their CEO and chair is Lynn Casey; she was recently honored in Minnesota’s 50 over 50 list. The agency’s president is Mark Raper. During the summer the firm was listed as one of the top companies on the Star Tribune 2016 list.
PCRT integrated two PR entities in 2013 and that merger created the new company name while joining the previous firms of Padilla Speer Beardsley and CRT/Tanaka.
According to a representative of the firm, “We believe that every organization has an opportunity to make the world a better place. Our purpose is to help our clients articulate and achieve their purpose – through insightful ideas, courageous communications, and an unrelenting commitment to colleagues, clients, and communities.”
The City of Hampton, Virginia is seeking a lobbying firm. Hampton is an independent city located in Virginia. It is on the southern end of the Virginia Peninsula, bordering the Chesapeake Bay. The City boasts a strong military and technology presence. Langley Air Force Base is home of the First Fighter Wing. NASA Langley Research […]
Simpatico PR Representing Adloox – Opening their Efforts in the USA Adloox, an anti-advertising fraud tech company, is opening offices in New York and Simpatico PR will represent them through their new US Business leader, Dori Pasternak-Bussell. Pasternak-Bussell has 15+ years working in consumer and B2B PR with companies such as Visa, MWW Group, and […]
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities has issued an RFP for a full-scale communications campaign. Background Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is the seventh-largest system of higher education in the United States. It is comprised of 32 two-year and four-year state colleges and universities with 53 campuses located in 46 Minnesota communities. The System serves approximately […]
The Town of Lisbon, Maine is seeking a branding agency. They have issued an RFP for a firm to develop a branding concept for the Town of Lisbon that can be used in all marketing materials including our website, printed materials, signage and other media. In Addition the firm will develop a website around that […]
Coyne PR signs with Midea as their US PR Agency of Record The Chinese-headquartered Midea, with over 100K employees and locations in more than 200 countries, just hired Coyne Public Relations as their first US PR representation. Coyne will be working to increase the brand’s presence among industry stakeholders and key media outlets in the […]
Matt Kucharski Becomes PadillaCRT’s President Matt Kucharski has been with PadillaCRT since 1989 and has been serving most recently as a member of their Executive Leadership Team overseeing B2B and B2C divisions. But he’s just been promoted to president, focusing on the company’s health practice. He is taking the place of Mark Raper who will […]