8 Takeaways from the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) Meeting

By David Landis, President, LCI LCI is fortunate to be headquartered in San Francisco, but part of a greater network of independently-owned communications agencies worldwide.  These agencies help us compete internationally and handle business in more than 50 markets globally. Members of our network, the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), recently met in Washington DC to share business insights, network…
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LCI Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Facebook Contest #LCI25

By Gregory Bortkiewicz In case you haven’t heard yet, here at LCI we are celebrating our 25th anniversary – we’ve been in business nearly as long as I’ve been alive! We’ll be marking this achievement in a variety of ways during 2016. Last week we launched a Facebook competition offering a $2,500 top prize to a local organization, our way…
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Meet The Castle Group, LCI’s PRGN partner based in Boston

By Sandy Lish, Principal/Co-Founder, The Castle Group, LCI’s Boston PR affiliate through the Public Relations Global Network (www.prgn.com)     In a few sentences, please tell us about your firm, your role and what makes your agency unique. The Castle Group’s passion for what we do, and our precision around how we do it, are the hallmarks of our PR…
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Meet The Castle Group, LCI's PRGN partner based in Boston

By Sandy Lish, Principal/Co-Founder, The Castle Group, LCI’s Boston PR affiliate through the Public Relations Global Network (www.prgn.com)     In a few sentences, please tell us about your firm, your role and what makes your agency unique. The Castle Group’s passion for what we do, and our precision around how we do it, are the hallmarks of our PR…
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Meet Energi PR, LCI’s PRGN partner based in Canada

        Meet Energi PR, LCI’s PRGN partner based in Montreal and Toronto, Canada By Esther Buchsbaum, President & Co-founder of Energi PR In a few sentences, please tell us about your firm, your role and what makes your agency unique. Energi PR is an independent, full-service PR and digital communications firm with offices in Toronto and Montreal. …
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Is hiring a PR firm worth it?

By Abbie S. Fink, Vice President/General Manager at HMA Public Relations, our PRGN partner in Phoenix, AZ There’s nothing I like more (said very sarcastically) than reading an article on why hiring a public relations firm isn’t worth the expense. It’s not that I disagree with the theory; there may be lots of reasons not to hire out your PR needs. Small…
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October is the New January

By Brianne Miller, Senior Counselor Ah, October.  Falling leaves, plump pumpkins…and the month that’s notoriously known for being the busiest of them all at LCI.  It seems like every year (and I’ve been here for A LOT of them) the month of October is chock full of product launches, client events, new campaigns and revised analytics. In between conference calls…
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Meet Spider PR, LCI’s PRGN partner in London, UK.

Meet Spider PR, LCI’s PRGN partner in London, UK. By Sara Pearson, Founder of Spider PR In a few sentences, please tell us about your firm, your role and what makes your agency unique. My name is Sara Pearson of Spider PR – a medium-sized, independent PR agency which I founded 25 years ago. Our offices are in a very…
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