Tunnel Vision, Crisis Communications and PR Counsel

A recent article in the Washington Post about the summer drama over the ouster and then reinstatement of University of Virginia (UVA) President Teresa Sullivan detailed the effort of Rector Helen Dragas to put a positive public face on this action. 

When Public Relations People Try to Control Too Much

This headline PR Woes: When Access Isn’t Worth It on a recent post on Media Bistro’s Fishbowl DC was too compelling to resist.   Contributing writer Eddie Scarry was lamenting the demise of a connection between a publicist who invited him to a screening of The Paperboy and then told him he would be banned from future screenings because Scarry had written negatively about the film.   The publicist’s action raised his hackles and mine as well.

By |2018-09-26T10:18:38-04:00October 4th, 2012|Categories: Media and Public Relations|Tags: , , , |0 Comments
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