Blazers Press Conference a PR Stunt?

First off, I’m completely devastated to hear that Greg Oden will not be playing a single game this season because of another microfracture surgery on dock to repair damage to his left knee. Marred by injuries, the former number one draft pick has played an equivalent of only one season (82 games) in his four … Continue reading

“America’s Greatest Marketer”

One of the things I do “on the side” is work for the Salem chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. I sit on the board of directors – co-chairing the VP of Professional Development with Susan Appleby from SEDCOR. Each month we have meetings at the Salem Chamber of Commerce with different presenters … Continue reading

In-House or Agency?

This article posted on Mashable got me thinking: Is it better to have your own in-house social media team or hire an outside agency for their services? The same points made in the article apply to public relations services as well. Some key points to take from the article: PR and social media handled in-house … Continue reading