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An Evolving Dialogue: Talking Title IX

September 28, 2017 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Secretary of Education Betsey DeVos made good on her promise to rescind Obama-era guidelines on how to adjudicate reports of campus sexual assault. Civil liberty groups are celebrating and survivors’

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Vice President T.J. Winick Weighs in on Recent Equifax Security Breach Crisis

September 11, 2017 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

By now, you’ve probably heard about the major Equifax security breach that came to light last week. The company disclosed that the personal information of 143 million people has been

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Solomon McCown Crisis Expertise featured in PR News

August 4, 2017 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

If you own one of those shiny iPhone cases containing fancy liquid and glitter, you may have been shocked to learn that nearly 275,000 of these cases were recalled this

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PR and Meeting Audiences Where They Are

April 21, 2017 In Public Relations Leave a comment

When I worked in broadcast news, our audience was a large one: the viewing public. To gain greater insight into these millions of viewers, demographic data provided us a biographical

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The Trump School of Communications

January 20, 2017 In Government Affairs Leave a comment

“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

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Battling Fake News

November 18, 2016 In Corporate, Executive Leave a comment

Fake News. It’s more than an oxymoron. It’s an all-out assault on democracy. Think that’s hyperbole? Thomas Jefferson is believed to have written, “An informed citizenry is at the heart

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What You Say & How You Say It

October 19, 2016 In Corporate, Crisis Communications, Executive Leave a comment

Our client RE/MAX INTEGRA, New England invited Solomon McCown to present at their RECHARGE networking and educational event, recently held in Boston. The name of our breakout session was It’s

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A Reckoning for Infotainment?

October 13, 2016 In Crisis Communications, Executive Leave a comment

As Billy Bush and NBC reportedly negotiate his exit from the Today show, it confirmed, yet again, why the blurring of lines between journalism and entertainment is a dangerous trend.

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How Crisis Communications Can Help Clean up the Mess

September 23, 2016 In Crisis Communications, Executive Leave a comment

Recently, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Intellectual Property Owners Association Annual Meeting in New York City. The trademark session where I was one of three speakers was

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Tips for Brand Ambassadors on Social Media

July 7, 2016 In Public Relations Leave a comment

I was honored to recently co-present on social media best practices at the Chi Omega’s National Convention in Orlando. Like any mission-focused organization should, the country’s largest sorority (by members)

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