Meet Ad verum, LCI’s PRGN partner in Vilnius, Lithuania

By Akvile Vzesniauskaite, Creative Manager at Ad verum In a few sentences, please tell us about your firm, your role and what makes your agency unique. We truly believe our attitude is unique – whatever we do, we do it with passion and complete dedication. If we don’t like our work, we don’t charge. If we see that we won’t…
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PR in 2017: Where we’re going

By David Landis, LCI President Landis Communications Inc. (LCI) is a proud member of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), with 50 agency affiliates around the globe. Our Turkish PR partner, Cinar Ergin of Aristo Communications in Istanbul, asked us the following questions about PR, the future, our President-elect and more.  Because it’s the start of a New Year, it…
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Brexit Aftermath – PRGN Responses

Last Thursday the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union (EU) in a result that took many by surprise. The short term impacts are already being felt, with Prime Minister David Cameron announcing his intention to step down and the sterling collapsing to a 31-year low. The process of leaving the EU could take years and it may be some…
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Introducing PRGN Insiders

 By Ashley Boarman, Landis Communications Work smarter, not harder was the theme of a recent presentation I attended given by Peter Shankman, a media aficionado most widely known for creating the database Help A Reporter Out (HARO). One takeaway from his talk was that PR professionals aren’t using their connections in the most effective way. For a group that stakes…
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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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#MediaMonday — Marton Galambos, editor in chief, Forbes Hungary

By Scott Hanson, President of HMA Public Relations, our PRGN partner in Phoenix At our recent Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) meetings in Dubai, I was chatting with Gabor Jelinek of Goodwill Communications in Budapest, Hungary, about media in our respective countries. One thing led to another and our #MediaMonday today features Marton Galambos, editor in chief, Forbes Hungary. Marton, time to share: How did…
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Ten things I learned in Cape Town

By David Cumpston, Director, LCI One of the things I like about working at a PR agency is the exposure you get to many different kinds of businesses. From the world’s largest retailer (Walmart) to the world’s largest search engine for vacation rentals (Tripping.com), the opportunities to spread your wings and learn something new at LCI every day are endless….
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The Benefits of Media Relations

By Shelby Ray, Account Executive at HMA Public Relations, our PRGN partner in Phoenix Public relations practitioners understand the effectiveness of media relations, but these efforts may not always be valued by their clients because it isn’t fully understood. Some professionals must spend time explaining how media relations works and why it’s effective in reaching company goals. To help reach…
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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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