It should be boom times for the PR industry. And yet in the past few weeks, there have been surprising pronouncements from holding companies that indicate a lack of confidence in the PR business.
I just met with Alexandre Mars, founder and CEO of the Epic Foundation. This is a Philanthropy 3.0 concept, beyond the long-term investor and activist investor model of Philanthropy 1.0 and 2.0.
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I am writing from Atlanta, where I am attending the annual board meeting of the CDC Foundation, the non-profit organization that helps the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention partner with the private sector. Last night at dinner I sat next to Mary Lewis, who has a radio show on National Public Radio. Her program […]
Thanks for your comments. A couple of the thoughts raised were actually part of two interesting meetings this week. I heard Andre Harrell and Damon Dash (of Rocawear) speak about Hip Hop Marketing. I also had a breakfast with Steve Knox of Tremor, CEO of a word-of-mouth marketing consultancy. Put this together with a Sunday […]
This is the first shot at blogging by this CEO. My intention is share trends in communications, the issues, lessons and insights that I gather from managing this firm. Why 6 AM?–because I wake up early and hope to get you some useful insights as you come in to work. I plan to post weekly, […]