Monthly archives: June 2016

Posted by Rachel Lynch

5 Essential Marketing and Design Apps for Instagram

June 30, 2016 In Public Relations Leave a comment

The days of heavily produced television and print advertising has given way to a world in which brands are expected to produce a high volume of visual marketing content in

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Kicking Off a Second Century of Extraordinary in Pittsburgh

June 28, 2016 In Real Estate Leave a comment

Pictured above from left to right: Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald; Riverlife President and CEO Vivien Li; Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees Chair Carol Robinson; The Davis Companies

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Posted by Michelle Mastrobattista

Microsoft Acquires LinkedIn: Social Media Game of Thrones

June 17, 2016 In Public Relations Leave a comment

SPOILERS FOR RECENT Game of Thrones episodes follow. In last week’s episode of “Game of Thrones,” assassin Arya Stark got herself stabbed by The Waif during a stroll through town. Despite the

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Posted by Jackson Murphy

The Public Health Implications of Orlando

June 15, 2016 In Healthcare Leave a comment

This week, millions gathered in solidarity with the victims, families and L.G.B.T. community affected by Sunday’s horrific attack of terror and hate at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. Rallies

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Non-Profits Value the Three Ts: Time, Talent and Treasure

June 14, 2016 In Nonprofit Leave a comment

There is an old saying that nonprofits need your time, your talent or your treasure. This is especially true in today’s nonprofit world, where people can get more involved in

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Posted by Lauren Michaels

Accurate PR & the Ongoing News Cycle

June 10, 2016 In Public Relations Leave a comment

Public Relations has evolved in the digital age but, at times, old school tactics such as press releases are one of the best avenues to take when announcing real estate

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Posted by Helene Solomon

Lessons from Tony-nominated Hamilton

June 10, 2016 In Executive Leave a comment

As a part-time New Yorker, I am lucky to have seen the phenomenal productions that have graced the stages of Broadway during the 2015-2016 season. And, yes, that includes Hamilton,

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

Solomon McCown Wins Five NESHCo Lamplighter Awards

June 7, 2016 In Corporate Leave a comment

This week, healthcare communicators from across the region gathered in Providence for the 26th Annual New England Society for Healthcare Communications (NESHCo) Lamplighter Awards. Solomon McCown & Co. was proud

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Posted by Amy Derjue

Down and Dirty Video Creation for Brands

June 2, 2016 In Public Relations Leave a comment

In recent years, video has become an increasingly critical component of a social media campaign. Cisco predicts that in 2019, 80 percent of all consumer Internet traffic will be comprised

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