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BPR’s Top 25 PR Projects: #17 Autonomous Driving News Conference at CES (2017)

Posted Apr. 13th 2017

At CES (formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show), the largest trade show of its kind in the world with some 177,000 attendees and 4,300 exhibitors spread out over several facilities and 2.5 million square feet of exhibit space, an exhibitor competes for media attention with everything from the latest big screen TVs to virtual […]

PR Agency Search: Experience and Value Are Top Priority

Posted Feb. 16th 2017

Post by Jim Bianchi, APR, President Companies want to get maximum value from their PR firms and in that quest for value, when selecting PR firms, some companies give heavy weight in the evaluation process to hourly rates. This can be a mistake, because hourly rates do not equate to actual value. Years ago, I […]

Professional Service Firm PR Challenges

Posted Feb. 3rd 2017

Industry consolidation, increasing client demands, more intense competition and diminishing loyalty of partners – these are just some of the obstacles professional service firms face daily. All of these factors make marketplace differentiation and reputational protection— two key benefits of a targeted public relations program – more important, and more difficult, than ever. In the […]

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 […]

10 Tips for Giving a Great Speech at the Holiday Party

Posted Dec. 6th 2016

Guest post by Christina McKenna, President, Bluestone Executive Communications Editor’s note: Here we go: The holiday office party season is upon us. Year after year, this is our most popular post. We’re pleased to bring it back for a holiday encore. Please share with anyone who needs a shot of inspiration-or courage. Cheers!Ah, the office […]

Six Ways CEOs Sabotage Media Interviews

Posted Nov. 4th 2016

Despite the best of preparation by the PR professional, sometimes offenses by a CEO during a media interview can have a negative impact on the resulting media coverage – causing damage to the CEO’s and the firm’s images, and perhaps even undermining the firm’s prospects for future positive coverage. Worse yet, often these offenses are […]

8 Questions to Ask in Your PR Agency Search

Posted Sep. 2nd 2016

Our August 12 blog post, 8 Questions to Ask in Your PR Agency Search, is still getting a large number of views, so it seems many people are struggling with the challenge of selecting the right PR firm. So, based on our experience on both the client and the agency sides, we’d like to offer […]

Bianchi PR’s Top 25 PR Projects

Posted Aug. 18th 2016

As Bianchi PR enters our 25th year in business, we’re going to celebrate our GREAT CLIENTS and our shared successes in a special way … by highlighting our Top 25 PR Projects … over the course of the next year. We’ve been fortunate to work with some top brands and companies – from Anheuser-Busch to […]

8 Questions to Ask in Your PR Agency Search

Posted Aug. 12th 2016

You’ve done it! You got the green light to engage a PR firm to assist with your PR and marketing needs. Choosing a PR firm that is the right fit for your firm is crucial to the success of your PR program. Once you’ve outlined your goals, needs and budget, you are prepared to meet […]

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