PRedictions for 2012

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By JennyRose on 10/01/2014 17:45

The year has gotten off to a great start with client Brita Fernandez Schmidt UK Director of Women for Women International, interview live on Al Jazeera English on Monday 6 Jan. Watch it here.


By JennyRose on 06/09/2013 12:49

Photographer Bob Griffin for International Animal Rescue  

£25,000 was raised on the night with thanks to generous donations by Hasselblad (the camera which Buzz signed was an updated model of the camera he took to the moon); Stella McCartney; Richard Caring; artists Sir Quentin Blake, Laura Harold and Baroness Soujata Devaris and Mandy Saligari clinical Director of Charter Harley St who donated six weeks out-patient rehab treatment at Charter Harley St.

Guests included Dr Buzz Aldrin, IAR Chief Executive Alan Knight OBE, Bill Bailey, Steven Berkoff, Ben & Elle Caring, Robert Fox & Fiona Golfar, Alex Spencer-Churchill, Andy Goode (London Wasps), Victoria Christian, Simon Halliday, Jonathan Trafford, Caroline Curtis Dolby, Carolyn Rist,  Baroness Soujata Devaris and Lord Harry Dalmeny amongst others.

The money raised will go to the important work International Animal Rescue does to rescue animals from suffering across the globe.  For example:

By JennyRose on 18/06/2013 11:46
Sydney’s homeless had their own audience with the Dalai Lama on Monday when the Tibetan spiritual leader visited The Loaves and Fishes Free Restaurant in Ashfield, where the Reverend Bill Crews' The Exodus Foundation provides up to 1000 meals a day to the poor and homeless.  Read more:
By JennyRose on 10/06/2013 17:42
July is charity month at the 100% Free Daily Prize Draw where all you need is a postcode.

From Monday 17 June, when you sign up to the daily free prize draw you will be asked to nominate a charity. Then if your postcode is chosen during July, you will win at least £20 and the charity of your choice will be sent a matching donation. 

If a draw is unclaimed the prize fund rolls over by £20 per day until it’s claimed – the highest jackpot so far has been £200.

Double & Donate

Charity Month marks the start of the site's commitment to support charities as a regular and on-going feature of the daily draw.  Once the month is over, the automatic donations will stop but users will be given the option to double their winnings if they choose to donate it to their nominated charity instead of collect it for themselves.

“Things are going well on the site, with over £12,000 won so far. Last...
By JennyRose on 30/05/2013 11:31
As you may have heard, the private social network for your neighbourhood is coming to the UK next year.

Whereas current social media platforms are about connecting people globally Nextdoor is all about connecting people locally.

Launched in the US in October 2011, it is currently connecting 12,600 neighbourhoods across 50 US states and growing. 26% of discussions via the platform are recommendations of local businesses and services – a new development in the hugely influential peer review platforms.

Smart local businesses are getting involved and offering preferential rates and promotions for their Nextdoor neighbours.

“At Evolve we strongly believe this move to local, placing people at the heart of the community, heralds a major shift in marketing and social media that will continue to grow as more of Generation Y - sophisticated, tech wise and immune to traditional marketing and sales pitches - enter their late 20s and 30s, settle down and become economic forces.” Gregg...
By JennyRose on 13/05/2013 15:38

Along with my good friend Gregg Hone at branding and social media consultancy electricjelly, we put together some social media tips for those in the hospitality industry wanting to make the most of the current food posting trend. 

By JennyRose on 13/03/2013 12:39

Think you want some PR but not really sure what it is?  Then read on and see if it's what you're looking for. 

By JennyRose on 05/01/2013 16:39
By JennyRose on 30/09/2012 16:16

Just back from New York City where I was looking after media for the White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood’s Wake Up Breakfast hosted by Arianna Huffington, Donna Karan and White Ribbon Alliance Global Patron Sarah Brown.  

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Re: PR Lunches, Launches & Lunges (or should that be paunches)
Bad Santa's Grotto sounds like fun, wish I was on London earlier for that!