January 2017
Social Media Wendy's Merriam-Webster
All hail the community manager: The person (or team) that takes a social strategy developed in the boardroom and implements it. This role is especially challenging on Twitter—a platform some argue has been overrun with trolls, bots, eggs and abuse. How can a digital communications professional not only avoid peril in this toxic stew, but...
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Trump Communications PR
“FDR had radio, Bill Clinton had cable television and Donald Trump has Twitter,” quipped former New Hampshire Governor and White House Chief of Staff John Sununu. Sununu was one of four former office holders, along with Senator Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) and former Massachusetts Democratic Congressmen Barney Frank and Bill Delahunt, who made up the panel...
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Massachusetts Brewers Nonprofits
Last week, Massachusetts Governor Baker signed House Bill 248 into law. We here at Solomon McCown think it’s pretty cool. House Bill 248 originated in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and, when enacted, will allow local breweries to donate their beer to local nonprofits without having to first clear significant bureaucratic hurdles. (Beer is a...
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Travis Small Solomon McCown
Our team is proud to announce that PR veteran Travis Small has joined Solomon McCown as a Senior Vice President. He leads the agency’s award-winning healthcare, non-profit and education practice. “Travis has a distinguished and proven track record of working with some of the country’s most respected brands,” said Helene Solomon, CEO of Solomon McCown...
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Ashley McCown Higher Education
Being the president of a college or university has never been an easy job—and perhaps has never been more difficult than it is today. Increasingly, leaders in higher education are dealing with sensitive issues, ranging from transgender rights to union organizing efforts, that can often lead to legal or communication crises. It’s often believed that...
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We provide senior counsel in complex sectors, including healthcare, education, housing and real estate. We leverage our experience in traditional and digital media, government relations and crisis management to support legacy organizations and those that are on the rise.