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August 2013
​On the Solomon McCown & Company Facebook page, we've started a feature called 5 for Friday. Every week, one member of our staff presents a list of anything that strikes his or her fancy — a fun way to start off the weekend. In this week’s 5 for Friday, SM& President Ashley McCown shares her...
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​This week, the largest professional networking website LinkedIn announced the launch of University Pages to “help students at every critical milestone from campus to fulfilling, successful careers.” Similar to a company page, academic institutions can target prospective and current students, alumni, teachers, parents and others and keep them up to date on what on what’s...
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​Remember how hard the initial adjustment to college was for you? Imagine facing that along with the added challenges that come with being a military veteran. Maria Montalvo, executive director of Our Family for Families First Foundation and executive vice president of our client Corvias Group, illustrates just what vets face when transitioning from the...
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​A week ago, a photograph of Bruins captain Zdeno Chara along with Chicago Blackhawks winger Marian Hossa and the Stanley Cup surfaced. Hossa was enjoying his day with the trophy in his native Slovakia. Chara, who coincidentally happens to be Hossa’s neighbor, joined in his friend’s celebration and even posed for a photo. Apparently this...
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​BOSTON, MA (August 20, 2013) – Solomon McCown (solomonmccown.com), a national public relations firm specializing in strategic communications, media relations, public affairs and crisis management, has hired former ABC News Correspondent T.J. Winick as Vice President. With nearly two decades spent in broadcast news and feature television, Winick brings the perspective of a veteran journalist...
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​While we were off enjoying the summer weather, Congress made an unprecedented change to an important piece of agricultural legislation that is now left in limbo during the August hiatus. Breaking from years of tradition, the House separated the food stamps program (now known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP), which feeds low...
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​The Clarendon was featured in The Boston Globe announcing that the building is officially sold out. The article mentions the strategic partnership with its developer, SM& client Related Beal, and the record-breaking prices Penthouse 1 earned earlier this year.
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​On the Solomon McCown & Company Facebook page, we've started a feature called 5 for Friday. Every week, one member of our staff presents a list of anything that strikes his or her fancy — a fun way to start off the weekend. In this week’s 5 for Friday, Administrative Assistant Melissa Martin shares five...
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​Ask almost anyone about Chick-fil-A’s anti-gay stance and you’re sure to hear a slew of opinions, comments, interpretations, positions – you name it. In fact, for many folks, simply hearing the name “Chick-fil-A” leads their mind immediately to words such as “controversy,” “crisis,” and “negative public image” rather than visions of tasty chicken sandwiches and...
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​We’re proud to announce that Solomon McCown & Company has been named a finalist for Firm of the Year in PR News’ Platinum PR Awards. Finalists were chosen because they set the standard for excellence across the industry. Winners will be announced in October.
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