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Executive Briefing 2.10.16 – Crisis Communications for Olympic Gold; Top Brands & Ads at Super Bowl 50; Cam Newton, Crisis Communications 101

In today’s Executive Briefing we take a look at how you should Prepare, Share, Update and Engage: A Crisis Communications Strategy for Olympic Gold with D. Nikki Wheeler,  Senior Director, Media Relations, Level 3 Communications.  Also included, we study, What Were The Top Brands & Ads at Super Bowl 50? As we begin 2016 and start our sixth year of publishing CommPRO, I’d…

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Cam Newton – Time for Crisis Communications 101

By David E. Johnson, CEO, Strategic Vision PR Group Usually the Super Bowl brings out the best in coaches and players on both teams.  While nobody likes losing, the losing coaches and players show grace after the game is over congratulating the victors (regardless of what they may be thinking inside).  That is the usual case but Sunday,…

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3 Big Communications Issues That Demand Immediate Attention

  Here’s how the pandemic has reshaped the work of communications leaders around the world. Jim Ylisela In early 2020, a Ragan Communications survey of almost 800 communicators found most of them upbeat and largely satisfied with their work. Some were a little fuzzy about their budgets, and many had no plans to audit the…

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Opinion Series: Science for Social Good, Part I – Climate Crisis: How Science and Marketing Can Avert a Cataclysmic Global Crisis

e Attacking the Problem of Climate Change Through Science, Data and Knowledge Dwayne Flinchum, President, ScientificBrandsTM As the global temperatures rise, extreme precipitation events will drop more water, according to a report by the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change. Extreme flooding has become the new normal in many parts of the world. As reported by The New York…

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Video Livestream with Execs and Experts Spearheads Crisis Response

  The American Heart Association shifted to a remote strategy for its livestream video series, Innovation @Heart. That and other approaches led its response to the pandemic. John Cowan, Editor, Ragan Communications When news emerged in early January 2020 about COVID-19, American Heart Association leaders were alarmed. As a science-based nonprofit saving lives for 96…

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What You Can Learn from the Activision Crisis

  Accusations of widespread harassment, a state lawsuit and a poor initial response prompted an employee walkout. Here’s what to take away from this cautionary workplace tale.  Robby Brumberg, Ragan Communications A worker walkout is perhaps one of the most difficult crises to manage. It’s one thing when chaos arrives from outside sources or external…

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Hiring PR & Communications Agencies? Looking to Win Business? New Agency Search Research Offers Lessons from the Fortune 1000 

Simon Erskine Locke, CEO, CommunicationsMatch Steven Drake & Robert Udowitz, Principals, RFP Associates Tony Cheevers, Vice President, Researchscape The interim results of our new survey of CCOs, CMOs and decision makers at Fortune 1000 companies and large not-for-profit organizations offer important takeaways for current PR and communications agency search practices and agencies seeking new business.  Watch a…

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Ken Koprowski, Strategic Communications Professional and Educator Passes Away

CommPRO Editorial Staff  Kenneth M. Koprowski, age 69, of Stamford, Connecticut, passed away on Friday, September 7th after a long battle with cancer. Ken, a distinguished corporate public relations executive, communications consultant, writer, poet and educator, was best defined as a giving teacher, guiding mentor, selfless volunteer, devoted husband and wonderfully loving father. He was long…

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Crisis Communications Central

CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS CENTRAL Aug 2, 2018 | Crisis Communications, Crisis Communications Central Making Decisions During A Corporate Crisis Oct 8, 2016 | Crisis Communications Central, Public Relations, Today #TrumpTape – A Crisis Communications Strategy (Op-Ed) Sep 19, 2016 | Business Ethics, Corporate Communications, Corporate Insights, Crisis Communications, Crisis Communications Central, Customer Engagement & Relationship Management (CRM), Today Wells Fargo’s Full-Page “Apology” is Hardly an…

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The Daily White House Crisis: Time to Reset – Again

Neil Foote, President & Founder, Foote Communications The White House once again finds itself trying to batten down the hatches as another crisis consumes the president, his family and his senior staff. Just as the president tries to change the subject, Russia continues to dominate the news headlines. What Crisis Communications 101 tells any public…

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PR Genome Webinar: Cybersecurity 101 and What Your Agency Needs to Know

  Webinar Overview From cyber extortion, to ransomware to malware – a cyber attack can be devastating, often resulting in the loss of revenue, interrupted business continuity and significant damages to both brand reputation and corporate morale. While many public relations agencies provide crisis communications for clients experiencing a breach – they are not immune…

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Communications Experts Take A ‘Deep Dive’ into #RyanLochte & Reputation Management

By CommPRO Editorial Staff The Ryan Lochte situation dominated mainstream and social media channels  as part of the Olympics wrap-up. #RyanLochte is a classic example of crisis communications, which is a specialization within the public relations profession, which is utilized in responding to threats posed to the reputation of an individual, company or organization. An important component…

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INDUSTRY NEWS Trump’s Brand Story – An Unconventional Success Strategy February 19, 2017 | Industry News, Marketing, Public Relations PR Genome Webinar – How PR is Vital to the Future of Branded Video Content in 2017 February 19, 2017 | Events, Industry News, PR Council Donald Trump Rants and Raves at the Press in a Classic Example of Misdirection…

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PR Masters Series Podcast, Episode #54 – Michelle Olson, APR

About the Podcast The Stevens Group has been presenting the PR Masters Series Podcast for almost two years now.  This series is part of the ongoing partnership between The Stevens Group and CommPRO to bring to PR, digital/interactive and marketing communications agencies the wisdom of those who have reached the top of the PR profession.  Today’s special guest is Michelle Olson,…

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