Monthly archives: September 2014

Posted by Wyatt Ronan

GOP’s Apathy Problem: The Pitfalls of Messaging Without Passion

September 30, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on GOP’s Apathy Problem: The Pitfalls of Messaging Without Passion

With the midterm elections rapidly approaching, Congressional candidates on both sides of the aisle are carefully choosing the messaging they use to communicate to voters. This has long been a

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

How to Win the Audience in a Candidate Forum

September 30, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on How to Win the Audience in a Candidate Forum

Over the last six months, I’ve been to more candidate forums that I can count. From discussions about the future of healthcare to improving smart growth initiatives, candidates for offices

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Posted by Becca Jacobs

Break (Don’t Bend) Me Off A Piece Of That KitKat Bar

September 26, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Break (Don’t Bend) Me Off A Piece Of That KitKat Bar

People pay attention to content that is engaging and appealing. People pay attention to real time marketing. For those who are unfamiliar with this term, real time marketing is marketing

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Posted by Ashley McCown

Takeaways from Governor Patrick’s Mission to the EU

September 23, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on Takeaways from Governor Patrick’s Mission to the EU

Solomon McCown President Ashley McCown recently had the honor of participating in Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick’s Innovation Partnership Mission to the EU. In our latest video, she shares her takeaways

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Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

How To Engage With Journalists on Social Media

September 17, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on How To Engage With Journalists on Social Media

Public relations is all about relationships—as is social media. Recently, Solomon McCown Director of Digital Communication Michelle Mastrobattista spoke at a PR News event on how to engage with journalists

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Top 10 Tips For Managing A Crisis

September 16, 2014 In Crisis Communications Comments Off on Top 10 Tips For Managing A Crisis

Two of our own, Jon Pappas and Allyson Quinby, have been working hard to establish and grow our New York City branch of Solomon McCown & Company. They chose a

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Posted by Becca Jacobs

Catch You On the Flip side…Or Not. Apple Continues to Wow Us

September 15, 2014 In Corporate Comments Off on Catch You On the Flip side…Or Not. Apple Continues to Wow Us

As Apple continues to ‘wow’ us all with new iPhone models and software updates, we become more and more surprised at the fact that there was a time, not so

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Posted by Amy Derjue

Branding Boston: A Downtown for the 21st Century

September 13, 2014 In Real Estate Comments Off on Branding Boston: A Downtown for the 21st Century

​By Helene Solomon, CEO Since the founding of Solomon McCown & Company 10 years ago, we here at 177 Milk Street, the historic Grain Exchange, have had a front-row seat

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Posted by Jonathan Pappas

9/11: Lower Manhattan Reborn

September 11, 2014 In Executive, Real Estate Comments Off on 9/11: Lower Manhattan Reborn

On the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks, Solomon McCown Vice President Jonathan Pappas has written a piece on the state of the World Trade Center Complex development at

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Posted by Anna Richardson

Related Beal Launches Congress Square

September 11, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Related Beal Launches Congress Square

SM& client Related Beal recently announced development plans for Congress Square, a five-building portfolio consisting of nearly 343,000 SF of office and retail space located at the top of Post

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