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Smile! You’re Always On Candid Camera.

Recently, presidential candidate Mitt Romney and Paris Hilton both made headlines around the world for all the wrong reasons. Romney made controversial remarks at a private fundraiser that were recorded on a cell phone camera, and Paris Hilton’s homophobic remarks were secretly recorded by her...

LT Public Relations Welcomes New Assistant Manager, Benjamin Brewer

LT Public Relations Welcomes New Assistant Manager, Benjamin Brewer Social media engagement strategist and SEO expert joins Portland-based PR firm  PORTLAND, Ore., September 12, 2012—LT Public Relations, a comprehensive communications firm specializing in the financial sector, crisis communications and litigation support, welcomes Benjamin Brewer as an...

When a Lawsuit Turns into a PR Nightmare – Who Ya Gonna Call?

  LT Public Relations provides litigation support services, communications strategies and media messaging. Legal battles and other scandals that linger in the public eye, win or lose, damage a company’s image, leading to long-term losses and economic injury. Media muckraking and social media chatter change  public perceptions...

Just Get My Name Right

[caption id="attachment_1510" align="alignleft" width="134"] P.T. Barnum[/caption]               There’s no such thing as bad press, right?  Hold on.  Let’s think about that. There aren’t many businesses or people (if any) who enjoy seeing their reputations smeared in the media. It would take some pretty thick skin to really embrace negative press,...

Golf and Public Relations. “Striking” Similarities.

The title of this blog, “Golf and Public Relations,” might give the impression that we’ll be dissecting various crises in golf, such as the Tiger Woods public relations disaster.  Not quite. However, golf and public relations do run uncanny parallel paths. After a recent round...

Would You Perform PR for Penn State?

What criteria should guide the decision to represent an organization where a measure of culpability is undisputed? There are no easy answers to this question, and each client must be considered on a case-by-case basis. Instead of answers, here are a few questions responsible...

Now is the Perfect Time to Add Video to Your PR Efforts

There’s never been a better time in the history of public relations to start using video as part of your media campaigns or ongoing branding efforts. The fact that you can shoot high definition video on most cell phones, edit the content on a home...