Leveraging AI in Public Relations: A Game-Changer for Startups and Leaders

Note: This is a reposted blog by Dr. Michael Thiemann. For the original blog, please visit here. 1. Exploring the Fascinating Realm of AI in Public Relations Welcome, future entrepreneurs and leaders! Effective public relations (PR) drives success in the fast-paced startup world. It’s not just about creating buzz; it’s about strategic communication that connects with your target audience. But…
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The Value Of A Global PR Network

Note: This is a reposted blog by our Public Relations Global Network Partner, Gábor Jelinek, Executive Director. For the original blog, please visit here. Independent PR agencies usually seek membership in a regional or global PR network primarily because they want to expand their reach and do more business. And while PRGN members share several millions of dollars’ worth of business every…
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Best PR Stunts, Fails and Learnings of 2023 – Part One

Before 2023 is too far in our rear view, the staff at Landis shares their favorite PR stunts of the year…here’s Part One: Don’t Let Your Communications be on AutoDrive By Sean Dowdall Robotaxis carry on-demand riders in an autonomous vehicle without a driver. Cruise is one of the autonomous vehicle companies doing live testing on the streets of San…
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World Communicators Want Your Questions

By Sean Dowdall Landis Communications is proud to be hosting the Public Relations Global Network’s (PRGN) international membership conference, representing more than 50 communications agencies from around the world in San Francisco from October 18 – 20. A member since 2005, Landis has the benefit and delight to be working with our partners from Japan to Germany, Chile to South Africa,…
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LCI Turns 30 / Favorite Campaigns: Hearts in San Francisco

(LCI is celebrating its 30th anniversary (#LCI30) with a look back at some of the firm’s most memorable campaigns as chosen by the staff. This week’s spotlight is on “in San Francisco” campaign.) By Leigh Anne Varney, Senior Account Supervisor *Cue Tony Bennett and his famous love song to the City by the Bay.* To say you’ve left your heart…
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San Francisco prepares to shelter in place for three weeks

In lieu of what you would normally find in this space, we as communicators have decided to bring the topic of the coronavirus pandemic into conversation. San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced today that city residents will be ordered to shelter in place due to the coronavirus pandemic starting at midnight.  This extreme and historic measure – in place for most of the…
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Is Facebook becoming Irrelevant?

    By Sarah Mason, Account Coordinator & Office Manager   As newer social platforms rise in popularity, such as Snap and Instagram, many speculate that Facebook is on its way out. Using Facebook when it launched was a very different experience than it is today. It used to be a place solely for photo sharing and status updates where…
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5 Steps to Finding the Right PR firm

By David Landis, President, LCI Having been in the public relations business for more than two decades, I’m often asked by business people how to find the right PR firm for their needs. Finding the perfect PR and marketing communications agency is a bit like dating: you might have to kiss a few frogs to find your soul mate. To bypass…
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West vs. East: Differences between PR – and life – on the Coasts

By David Cumpston, Director, Landis Communications Inc. I just returned from a weeklong trip to New York, more than four years after my last visit. Being the urban aficionado that I am, I didn’t mean to stay away for so long – life just took hold and I ended up visiting several new places instead of hitting up those “been…
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