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February PR and Marketing Events in Colorado

Even though it’s the shortest month of the year, February has a diverse set of events from Denver Press Club, AMA Colorado, PRSA Colorado and General Assembly Denver. Denver Press Club Become more acquainted with Colorado’s smaller newspapers at Denver Press Club’s panel “Small Newspapers Making Big News.” Great Park Hill News, Front Porch Northeast Denver, Denver Urban Spectrum and Canyon Courier will all be… Read More »

Sprout Sessions: The Top Takeaways

Last week, social media software Sprout Social hosted 10 free, 20-minute webinars focused on “smart, strategic, social discussions.” I tuned into two of these sessions, “Why Your Business Must Make Social Selling a Daily Routine” and “How Social Can Inform, Impact and Shape Your Brilliant Brand Voice.” The first session stressed the need to take ownership of your social channels to gain clients, while the… Read More »

Three Media Relations from Freaks and Geeks

One of my all-time favorite shows is a one-season comedy/drama about a group of misfits struggling to get through high school: Freaks and Greeks. As the “freaks” and the “geeks” try to find their footing in adolescence, they get many lessons in social interactions as they navigate relationships with friends, love interests, parents and teachers – which makes the show a great lesson in media… Read More »

January PR, Marketing and Press Events in Colorado

As everyone is throwing themselves into work right now – or still recovering from the holidays –many organizations are taking a brief break from events in January. However, there are still a few promising events to kick off the new year and get you excited about your career path in 2018!  PRSA Colorado Last year provided a lot of fodder for Gil Rudawsky’s annual “PR… Read More »

New Year’s Resolutions for the PR Professional

Though you probably already take on a few personal resolutions, such as physical or mental health goals, this year consider taking on a few professional New Year’s resolutions. Here are three resolutions for a PR pro that can better your social media, professional circle and own sanity. Celebrate More Wins It’s so easy to fall into the pattern of not taking the time to celebrate… Read More »

Our Favorite Holiday Marketing Campaigns

Last month, we discussed our favorite Thanksgiving and Black Friday campaigns on the MYPR blog, featuring REI, Coca-Cola and American Express. Now it’s time for our favorite 2017 holiday campaigns from Spotify, M&Ms and TJ Maxx! Spotify For the past few years, Spotify has been (anonymously) shaming users on billboards about their listening habits throughout the year. This year’s campaign’s theme was “2018 goals,” such… Read More »

The Gift Guide for the PR Professional in Your Life

If you’re like me, you’ve waited until now to buy your Christmas gifts. Well, you’re in luck if you have a PR person in your life as we have put together the ultimate gift guide for PR professionals including spa treatments, magazine subscriptions and more! Magazine Subscriptions A magazine subscription for a PR professional is the perfect gift for a multitude of reasons. Many public… Read More »

Say Hello to a New “Home for the Holidays”

In just a few weeks, families will be ringing in the New Year by relaxing on the Oregon coast. Other families will spend Christmas skiing down some of the country’s best slopes or eating breakfast with Santa, while overlooking the mountains. Having the holidays at a destination can provide a much-needed back from the traditional holiday stress, while providing fun and exciting programming for the… Read More »

The Final PR Events of 2017

Though there may not be as many workshops and professional development events in December in the Denver area, there are great holiday parties and mixers that will put you in the holiday spirit, while providing a great opportunity to network. PRSA Holiday Party PRSA is hosting its annual holiday party at Tavern Platt Park on Dec. 6. Tickets start at $15 for members and $30… Read More »

Three Things to Know About Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

MYPR has had the pleasure of representing Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel, for nearly a year. The property is full of great stories ideas however, we’ve picked three of our favorites to share in this week’s Three Things to Know blog. Mother Nature’s Sound Machine. Monterey Tides is the only beachfront property in Monterey – the Pacific Ocean literally crashes just steps away… Read More »