July 16, 2009

Jackson Public Relations Machine

While you were busy on Twitter this past month, you may have missed this… Turns out, it’s1984 again (cue vision of creepy George Orwell book we […]
June 25, 2009

Howard Stern on Public Relations

This morning on the Howard Stern Show on Sirius XM Satellite Radio, Stern’s news correspondent Lisa G came into the studio with a big announcement – […]
November 6, 2008

When Celebs Sell Out their PR Teams

It was reported earlier this week that Grey's Anatomy fired Brooke Smith - aka Dr. Erica Hahn, heart surgeon extraordinaire and lesbian currently dating formerly heterosexual […]
September 11, 2008

Crisis Communications Watch

Over here at HMA Time, we are always on the lookout for crisis situations - and the strategies used to solve them. Well, the New England […]
September 5, 2008

GOP Publicity Stunts

Len Gutman posted a funny entry on the Valley PR Blog yesterday about the tabloids' latest darling - Gov. Sarah Palin. I'm not here to talk […]
August 14, 2008

Bus Rage Does Exist

On Slate this week, Seth Johnson writes about the most annoying ad slogans. He asks for writer feedback. The first one he mentions is Greyhound's most […]
August 7, 2008

Publicity Stunt of the Week

My prize for the publicity stunt of the week goes to the public relations team for upcoming movie Tropic Thunder, for choppering in stars Ben Stiller, […]
July 11, 2008

But the TV movie said they did it!

So, it turns out that JonBenet Ramsey's parents really didn't kill her - you could have knocked me over with a feather on this one! I […]
July 10, 2008

Alison and the Idols

Check out who I ran into on my vacation to San Francisco last week - ghosts of American Idol past Lakisha Jones (season six fourth place […]
May 5, 2008

Ironman – Iron-Clad Marketing!

This past weekend, I had the great pleasure to see Ironman, starring Robert Downey Jr. and Gwenyth Paltrow. And, judging from its historic $104 million haul […]