Monthly archives: August 2013

Posted by Ashley McCown

5 for Friday with Ashley McCown

August 30, 2013 In Executive Comments Off on 5 for Friday with Ashley McCown

​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

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Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

LinkedIn Gets Schooled

August 22, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on LinkedIn Gets Schooled

​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

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Posted by Lindsay Rauch

Corvias Group Executive VP Illustrates What Vets Face When Transitioning to the Classroom

August 21, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on Corvias Group Executive VP Illustrates What Vets Face When Transitioning to the Classroom

​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

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Posted by Amy Derjue

When business gets personal

August 20, 2013 In Crisis Communications Comments Off on When business gets personal

​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

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

SM& Appoints Former ABC News Correspondent To Leadership Role

August 20, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on SM& Appoints Former ABC News Correspondent To Leadership Role

​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

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5 for Friday with Melissa Martin

August 16, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on 5 for Friday with Melissa Martin

​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

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Posted by Lindsay Rauch

Related Beal’s The Clarendon Featured in The Boston Globe

August 16, 2013 In Real Estate Comments Off on Related Beal’s The Clarendon Featured in The Boston Globe

​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

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Posted by Amy Derjue

No Farms, No Food

August 16, 2013 In Healthcare Comments Off on No Farms, No Food

​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.

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Similar Crises, Different Responses: Why Some Companies Suffer More than Others

August 14, 2013 In Crisis Communications Comments Off on Similar Crises, Different Responses: Why Some Companies Suffer More than Others

​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

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Posted by Amy Derjue

SM& Named Finalist for Firm of the Year

August 13, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on SM& Named Finalist for Firm of the Year

​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

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