Shakeups in the PR World

2016-01-11 by Jason Tannahill
Shakeup in PR

The year only just took off, and PR specialists started the year with a bang. Read on to see what noteworthy break-ups, shake ups, and mergers took place since the beginning of 2016. Weber Shandwick Makes Appearance in Nashville Weber Shandwick, an internationally acclaimed PR firm, just put down roots in Nashville Tennessee. The agency recently bought a local marketing and communications agency, ReviveHealth. CEO of Weber Shandwick, Andy Polansky, explained that the firm had set eyes on Nashville for quite some time, due to a strong economy. A specialist agency, ReviveHealth brings years of healthcare knowledge to the table.... Read More >

Public Relations News: Leyla Turkkan, Rooster PR, Hudson Cutler & Co. Updates

2015-11-17 by Jason Tannahill
PR News

Let’s face it: public relations is a perpetual, daily test of social, logical, ethical, political, and psychological finesse. But often we pass over a most valuable PR virtue - tenacity. And there are always changes in this industry. Leyla Turkkan & Set To Run Is Back! Set To Run Communications, the PR firm responsible for the smorgasbord of success evident in bands such as the Beastie Boys, Public Enemy, David Bowie, Slayer, A Tribe Called Quest, and The Cure, is relaunching under the leadership of its founder, Leyla Turkkan. The company closed in 1992 when Turkkan accepted a significant role... Read More >

Who are the Best Nashville PR Firms? McNeely Pigott & Fox, DVL PR and More

2015-10-13 by Richard D. Pace
Nashville everything-pr

With the rise of the internet and social media, it’s becoming more important for companies to invest in credible PR firms in case the need arises when one is needed. Fortunately in Nashville, Tennessee, there are many great PR firms to choose.  McNeely Pigott & Fox Founded in 1987, this PR firm is so good they’ve won awards for their services. They’re a full-service PR firm in Nashville, with another office in Washington, DC. They provide marketing and communications services for a wide array of different types of clients, be they local, regional, or national. Since its founding, they’ve grown... Read More >

Jack Hayford, Jay Sekulow, and David Cerullo At NRB Convention Awards

2013-09-25 by Archie Obrien

The NRB 2014 International Christian Media Convention in Nashville, TN, will feature a presentation by Southern California ministry leader, university president, and best-selling author Jack Hayford during the Awards Dinner. Additional attendees will include Jay Sekulow of ACLJ & David Cerullo of Inspiration Network. "For more than five decades, Jack has endeavored to reach people with the love of God ,” commented NRB President & CEO Dr. Frank Wright. Jack Hayford serves as President of The King’s University (formerly The King's College and Seminary) in Los Angeles, CA, which he founded in 1997. From 2004 to 2009, he also served... Read More >

McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations Boosts Digital Services

2013-06-27 by Almaz
Annakate Tefft Ross

In News from McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations, Nashville’s largest PR firm their new digital arm is to be headed by digital media veteran Annakate Tefft Ross. Ross, a three decades long PR pro has a wealth of experience in social media, as well as at at, Weber Shandwick, and at other key communications firms. [caption id="attachment_43722" align="aligncenter" width="585"] MP&F staff members Pam Schmidt, Diane Hargrove, Kelly Brockman, Jennifer Montlary and Roger Shirley made Annakate Ross’ (second from right) addition to the staff official by taking her to lunch.[/caption] According to the news, the designated MP&F Public Relations services... Read More >

NCPRSA’s: North Carolina PRSA Public Relations & Marketing Seminar

2010-09-17 by Aaron Sarno

The North Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (NCPRSA) and its partners are organizin the Public Relations & Marketing Seminar on November 3 at the Friday Center in Chapel Hill. The full-day event addresses public relations, marketing, advertising and communications professionals from throughout the Southeast who attend. The seminar’s ninth edition agenda features concurrent sessions and round-table discussions on a variety of topics: accreditation, branding, business development, change management, client satisfaction, co-marketing, consumer PR, crisis management, integrated pitches, interactive marketing, media pitches, social media, sustainability, seasoned with other networking and learning opportunities. "Even in a difficult economic environment,... Read More >