Posts tagged ‘PR’

Brand Dutton and Brand Birmingham

The main thing that strikes you reading the Birmingham Post interview with Clive Dutton last week is that a top notch international PR agency is not needed to promote Brand Dutton.

Continue Reading October 5, 2009 at 11:06 am Leave a comment

Trust in the Trust?

The BBC has had a torrid time of late.

Almost everything it touches needs a full crisis PR plan standing by. The sacking of Arlene; asking the PM about pills and even Mr Big Breakfast taking over from the old TOGmeister has drawn fire.

Continue Reading September 30, 2009 at 11:32 am Leave a comment

Measuring Social Media Influence

As people increasingly look to the internet for guidance or opinions for an variety of issues and products and businesses begin to comprehend the power of social media and online communities, we still seem to be missing a set of standard industry metrics that can successfully measure and quantify online influence.

Continue Reading September 24, 2009 at 3:08 pm Leave a comment

Lunar Society Low Carbon Lecture pulls in 150

Since being asked to help raise the profile for the Annual Boulton and Watt Lecture, Urban has assisted the Lunar Society in generating interest for the Lecture and, combined with ongoing efforts by Aston University, over 150 delegates are now expected to attend the Sustainable Technologies Lecture given by Aston University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Julia King. Watch this space for a podcast recorded on the day.

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September 17, 2009 at 3:14 pm Leave a comment

Hippodrome Hits the Headlines

Urban has been working behind the scenes with the Hippodrome’s executive team to generate regional as well as national interest in the theatre’s goal to become an internationally recognised Cultural Enterprise and an International Centre of Dance. The recent 2009-2012 Prospectus, project managed by Urban and designed by Soda Design, has generated great interest from the media, including the Birmingham Post and The Stage .

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September 10, 2009 at 3:08 pm Leave a comment

Boulton and Watt Commemorative Lecture to be delivered by Professor Julia King CBE FREng, Vice Chancellor, Aston University

2009 marks the Bicentenary of the death of one of the world’s most innovative early industrialists, Matthew Boulton. This year’s Lunar Society Annual Lecture, given in the name of Boulton and his fellow pioneer, James Watt, therefore has particular significance.

Continue Reading September 2, 2009 at 10:42 am Leave a comment

UK Top PR Blogs

Cision, one of the leading providers of press and broadcast monitoring and media tracking services, has identified the top 10 most visible and engaged PR blogs in the UK blogosphere…

Continue Reading July 14, 2009 at 3:32 pm 2 comments

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