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Crisis Communications: Preparation, Aversion and Management

  LT Public Relations Introduces Workshop: Crisis Communications: Preparation, Aversion and Management Successful crisis management is 99 percent preparation; one percent execution PORTLAND, Ore., April 13, 2010—LT Public Relations, a full-service PR firm specializing in external, internal and crisis communications, introduces its proprietary workshop, “Crisis Communications: Preparation, Aversion...

LT Public Relations Welcomes Kyleigh Kent

LT Public Relations Welcomes Kyleigh Kent as Account Manager Portland-based PR firm continues to grow with addition of new staff and new clients PORTLAND, Ore. April 2, 2010—LT Public Relations, LLC, a full-service communications firm specializing in public relations support for professional and financial institutions,...

Boom Town: Communicating During a Crisis

Where were you when you heard it? The elusive Sunday night boom that forced us outside to our yards on an evening that was cold and rainy and had us instantly turning to Twitter, Google, Facebook and other online communities to find out what it was...

Super Bowl Ads: The Public Relations CHALLENGE II

Recycling our blog post and grand idea from January 30, 2009, LT Public Relations once again has issued a challenge to the companies advertising during this Sunday's Super Bowl. Specifically, our PR firm challenges any company that chooses to frivously spend approximately $3 million for one 30...

Thanks TMMPDX!

A quick blog post to say thank you to Arwa Jumkawala--the "Roving Reporter" from TMMPDX for attending last week's LT Public Relations "Buzz on a Budget" PR workshop. We appreciated the positive coverage.  Click here for the story. Our next workshop is Thursday, March 4th at LT Public Relations' office...

Portland Business Alliance: The Future of Portland’s media industry

  LT Public Relations attended this morning's (1/20/10) Portland Business Alliance "Forum" on the topic of, "The Future of Portland's Media Industry."  Here's a brief blog recap. The breakfast forum had five panelists from a range of different Portland-based media to discuss how the media industry is...

2010: Time to Play “Offensive” PR

For the past two years (2008 and 2009), LT Public Relations has played an integral role for many financial institutions (e.g. banks, credit unions, financial advisors, etc.) in what we call "defensive PR."  That is, the majority of the communication that has been disseminated to the target...

Sports Illustrated: Derek Jeter Quote

Each year, Sports Illustrated unveils its "Sportsman of the Year." This year, Derek Jeter received the well-deserved honor.  Jeter's story is a great one and we encourage everyone to read it to appreciate a true competitive athlete who is a winner on and off the field. ...

Who do you trust? Media Reporter vs. Blogger

Do you trust the media? Do you trust bloggers? Who do you trust more?   During LT Public Relations' recent "Buzz on a Budget" PR workshop, a spirited debate ignited about who people trust more, media reporters or bloggers. We advocated that the media is still one of the most...

CEO Communications…A Growing Part of the Job Description

 Every once in a while, there's a column that MUST be circulated far and wide.  LT Public Relations uncovered the following PR Week column authored by Universal Health Services' CEO Alan Miller that validates what we've been preaching for years...