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BPR’s Top 25 PR Projects: #12 PPG Industries Car Color Popularity & Trends Outreach (2001-2008)

Posted Feb. 2nd 2017

  Each year, companies that manufacture automotive coatings release data surrounding car color popularity and future car color trends. Being one of those companies, PPG Industries had knowledgeable, in-depth research to share … but its message was getting lost due to tardiness in announcing its findings later than its competitors. The fun and interesting topic […]

Meet the Media: Craig Trudell, U.S. Automotive Team Leader at Bloomberg

Posted Jan. 24th 2017

Craig Trudell is Bloomberg News Detroit Bureau’s new U.S. automotive team leader. He had been editor of Asia auto coverage for Bloomberg News in Tokyo. He joined Bloomberg in January 2010 and reported on Chrysler, Ford and GM from Detroit for three and a half years. 1. Without revealing any secrets, can you tell us […]

8 Tips for Global CEOs to Ace Media Interviews

Posted Jan. 23rd 2017

Based on the most recent PRGN (www.prgn.com) survey of journalists in North America and Europe, there are eight things CEOs (and their PR people) can do to optimize their media interviews. The CEO should: 1) Know what the media have been saying about the CEO and your company, as this is a key pre-interview research […]

Why Using One Global Approach for CEO Media Interviews Can Fail

Posted Jan. 23rd 2017

While digital communications are making the world smaller and driving some commonality in practices, the world of journalism is anything but unified in cultural habits, preferences and approaches as geography changes. According to our global partners in the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), who surveyed more than 200 journalists across Europe and North America, while […]

BPR’s Top 25 PR Projects: #11 NASCAR Technical Institute Grand Opening (2002)

Posted Jan. 20th 2017

When Universal Technical Institute wanted to make a splash with the opening of its NASCAR Technical Institute – the country’s first technical training school that combines a complete automotive technology program with NASCAR-specific motorsports curriculum – it raced to Bianchi PR for help. To help open the 146,000-sq.ft. facility in Mooresville, North Carolina – the […]

How Journalists Assess and Evaluate CEOs During Media Interviews

Posted Jan. 13th 2017

Do you know the single most important factor when a journalist evaluates a CEO when conducting a media interview? We do … According to a study by our partners in the Public Relations Global Network — PRGN — it depends. Our survey of journalists around the world showed that overall, most journalists rank the CEO’s […]

BPR’s Top 25 PR Projects: #10 Accuride Corp. at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (2016)

Posted Jan. 5th 2017

When Accuride Corporation, a leading supplier of components to the global commercial vehicle industry, wanted to have an impact at the 2016 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) show in Las Vegas, they contacted Bianchi PR to help. The Challenge: Accuride had several important announcements to make … and also several things to prove, at its […]

2016 – Most Popular Professional Service Firm Posts

Posted Dec. 28th 2016

Posts detailing findings of our proprietary SMUPS (Social Media Use by Professional Services) study, were among our top five most popular professional service firms posts in 2016. Among the most-viewed of our SMUPS social media study posts of 2016 were: 1) Infographic: Top Five Social Media Mistakes of Professional Service Firms 2) Five Social Media […]

Tips on Picking an Interview Location

Posted Dec. 22nd 2016

Location! Location! Location! Location is crucial to success in the real estate world … and it can also be key to your CEO’s next media interview by helping to create the right impression with the journalist. According to study results shared by our partners in the Public Relations Global Network — PRGN — the top […]

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