Category: Crisis Communications

Posted by Greg Latter

SM& President’s Top PR Crises of 2019… So Far

July 1, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

With the first half of 2019 in our rearview mirror, SM& President Ashley McCown recounts the biggest public relations crises in the last six months. Ashley’s list includes global corporations,

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Posted by Nicole Caravella

Construction Crises: Preparing to Communicate

May 23, 2019 In Crisis Communications, SM& Team Leave a comment

SM& Senior Vice President T.J. Winick was recently the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of the Construction Safety Roundtable – Eastern Massachusetts, an initiative sponsored by the Occupational Safety

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Posted by T.J. Winick

KEEPING THE CEO SHARP: Takeaways from Miami

March 8, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Our President Ashley McCown recently served as a featured panelist at the PR News Crisis Management Summit in Miami Beach.  Among her fellow speakers and attendees were a variety of

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Posted by T.J. Winick

TJ Winick Comments on CEOs in Crisis

January 4, 2019 In Crisis Communications, Public Relations Leave a comment

SM& Senior Vice President TJ Winick was recently quoted in PR trade outlet PR News, offering his perspective on the first public appearance of former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn following

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Posted by Ashley McCown

The Top PR Crises of 2018

January 3, 2019 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Our President Ashley McCown’s take on the biggest public relations crises of last year was recently featured in leading industry trade publication PR News. 2018’s list includes some of America’s

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Posted by T.J. Winick

Transparency and Accountability in Higher Education

November 14, 2018 In Corporate, Crisis Communications, Education Leave a comment

It wasn’t so long ago when colleges and universities were the beneficiaries of a trusting deference; when it was believed they could be counted on to “do the right thing.”

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Posted by Ashley McCown

The Gathering Storm: Weather & Communications Preparedness

September 12, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

The first major Atlantic hurricane of 2018, Florence, may have been downgraded to a category 1 storm by the time it made landfall, yet its gale-force winds and torrential rains

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Posted by Riva Cheses

Top 3 Crisis Lessons from The Bachelorette

August 10, 2018 In Crisis Communications, SM& Team Leave a comment

On Monday night Bachelor Nation watched Bachelorette Becca Kufrin, the 28-year-old public relations executive from Minneapolis, Minnesota, get engaged to Garrett Yrigoyen, a 29-year-old medical sales rep from Reno, Nevada.

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Posted by Ashley McCown

Ashley McCown’s Top PR Crises

August 9, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Ashley McCown, SM& president and crisis communications expert, rates her top PR crises at the halfway point of the year. Key takeaways from Ashley’s video include: Social media plays a

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Posted by Solomon McCown Staff

SM& President Featured on Sexual Harassment Prevention Seminar

June 22, 2018 In Crisis Communications Leave a comment

Solomon McCown & Company President Ashley McCown recently spoke at a sexual harassment prevention seminar hosted by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts and WTS Boston. Ashley was

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