July 10, 2012

SCOTUS And What It Means When The Media Get It Wrong

by: in: communications, Crenshaw Communications, imPRessions, social media

Media mistakes happen all the time. Publicists joke about mangled names and massacred quotes, and even The New York Times – especially The New York Times – is regularly skewered over its errors and omissions. But occasionally media get it wrong in a big way, – an unforgivable, historically indelible, “Dewey Beats Truman” way. That’s…
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April 26, 2010

Banned Ads Are A Robust PR Opportunity

by: in: advertising, communications, Crenshaw Communications, marketing, public relations, social media

It played out like a publicity stunt. Not one as blatant as the annual Super Bowl banned-ad PR-fest. But, at first it seemed a little, well, overblown. The sexy Lane Bryant lingerie commercial featuring curvy model Ashley Graham was rejected by both ABC and Fox for showing “too much cleavage” and being therefore too risque for the family…
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