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Veterans Day 2014 Tribute

November 11, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Veterans Day 2014 Tribute

On Veterans Day 2014, Solomon McCown CEO Helene Solomon pays tribute to her father Irwin, now 90, who served onboard the USS Borie during World War II. A day before

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Innovation: More Than Just Change

October 24, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Innovation: More Than Just Change

“What is innovation? How is it best nurtured and facilitated?” What more fitting location to explore these questions than in the heart of Boston’s Innovation District. Friday morning, I had

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Boston 2030: Mayor Walsh’s Vision for Development

October 10, 2014 In SM& Team Comments Off on Boston 2030: Mayor Walsh’s Vision for Development

The Solomon McCown team was on hand as Boston Mayor Marty Walsh formally announced his housing plan. Dubbed Boston 2030, Walsh proposed bringing an additional 53,000 housing units online in

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Helene Solomon & Building Impact

August 8, 2014 In Corporate, Executive Comments Off on Helene Solomon & Building Impact

(Photo Credit: Building Impact) For seven years, I’ve been a proud board member at Building Impact, an innovative Boston-born non-profit which has engaged the city’s Commercial and Residential Real Estate

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SM& President Featured in PRNewser

April 28, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on SM& President Featured in PRNewser

How does the NBA move on after a tape of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling making racially charged comments recently surfaced? Solomon McCown President and crisis communications expert Ashley McCown

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Helene Solomon quoted in PRNews

March 11, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on Helene Solomon quoted in PRNews

Solomon McCown CEO Helene Solomon weighed in on the recent rebranding of cable news outlet HLN. In early February, the channel rebranded itself as “the first TV home for the

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The Fortune 50: Staying Put but Not Standing Still

February 14, 2014 In Executive Comments Off on The Fortune 50: Staying Put but Not Standing Still

Recently, Fortune came out with their “Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Business.” It was a fascinating list; the names spanned the globe and featured excellence across sectors. One of

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Remembering JFK, the Sunday News & President Kennedy

November 21, 2013 In Executive Comments Off on Remembering JFK, the Sunday News & President Kennedy

Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston I love Sunday mornings for many reasons – among them the morning news and talk shows, a rare time to

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A Shark at the Four Seasons

November 13, 2013 In SM& Team Comments Off on A Shark at the Four Seasons

Pictured from left to right: Helene Solomon, Barbara Corcoran, Sheridan Wachtel, Marisa Connolly Wednesday, I, along with some special clients, colleagues and members of the Solomon McCown & Company team,

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CEO Helene Solomon Featured in Boston Globe’s Lean In Story

April 8, 2013 In Corporate, Executive Comments Off on CEO Helene Solomon Featured in Boston Globe’s Lean In Story

​SM& CEO Helene Solomon was featured in the Boston Globe on Sunday April 7 alongside our client Fay Donohue, president and CEO of Delta Dental of Massachusetts, and our friend

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