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Minnesota National Guard Issues RFP For LGBT Advertising Campaign

The Minnesota RRB is looking for focused advertising that will reach the LGBT community and serve to lend credibility to the National Guard.  The Minneapolis/St Paul area has the largest population in the State of Minnesota.  We are looking at increasing our market share to meet the demand of recruiting.  This campaign must reach out to […]

PR News from French West Vaughan and Edelman PR

French/West/Vaughan acquires CGPR The outdoor lifestyle PR agency CGPR was recently acquired by one of the country’s biggest independent PR, advertising and digital marketing agencies, French/West/Vaughan. The founder of CGPR, Chris Goddard said that she was excited about this new business move. Meanwhile, the agency has been around for over 25 years and has been […]

CMO Turnover & The Role of the Chief Marketing Officer


Numerous articles over the past several years have called attention to and attempted to address the short career span of chief marketing officers (CMO).Yet the exodus of CMOs in C-suites continues. The primary basis for this appears to be a shift in focus from branding to proving a return on investment (ROI). Proving the latter […]

PR News From M Booth, Edelman & APCO

Some Public Relations news from around the industry: Karen Strauss Joins M Booth Karen Strauss has joined M Booth Health as the chief strategy and innovation officer, a position that will have her leading the company’s strategic and creative planning function. In this new position, she will also be developing new products and services for […]

South Dakota Lottery Issues Marketing RFP

Approved in 1986, authorized in 1987 and still going strong today. The Lottery has been providing good fun to the good people of South Dakota for three decades. SCRATCH TICKETS In November 1986, 60 percent of the electorate in a statewide referendum voted to amend the state constitution to allow for a state-operated Lottery. In […]

Florida Department of Citrus Issues Public Relations RFP

FDOC is seeking proposals from companies to manage its trade representation and promotional programs in South Korea for Florida Grapefruit and Florida Orange Juice Under the guidance of FDOC staff in Florida, the selected company will be able to fully execute FDOC’s S. Korean program with its own staffing resources, or be able to effectively […]

Brand RFP Issued By Bethesda Urban Partnership


The Bethesda Urban Partnership is requesting proposals for consulting services to create a new logo and tag-line for the Bethesda Urban Partnership and their two sub-brands, the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District and the Bethesda Transportation Solutions. The new logo will be used to identify the Bethesda Urban Partnership as the main organization that provides […]

Renton Community Marketing Campaign RFP Issued

On behalf of the Renton Community Marketing Campaign (“RCMC”) partners, the City of Renton is seeking to contract with a world-class, innovative and cutting-edge vendor to provide digital marketing services and development to promote Renton as a destination for tourism, recreation, business opportunity and investment. We seek a partner to provide the following: 1) Digital […]

State of Alabama Issues Public Relations RFP

Alabama State

The purpose of this procurement is to establish a contract for public relations and marketing services to be provided in conjunction with, and under the direction of, the ADOC Public Information Office (“PIO”). Background: The Alabama Department of Corrections (“ADOC”) announces this Request for Proposal (“RFP”) to all eligible and interested parties for the opportunity […]

Roger Mason Backed Sports Entertainment Company To Launch


Vaunt, an athlete and entertainer IP development company is launching with investors including Tony Robbins, Gary Winnick, Elysian Park Ventures (the private investment arm of the LA Dodgers ownership group),NBA Hall of Famer Mitch Richmond and others.  Vaunt was cofounded by 11-year NBA veteran Roger Mason Jr. and entrepreneur Omari Ware, and was created to […]