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BPR Denver — Celebrating Two Years

July 20, 2015

It’s hard to believe that only two years ago, BPR Denver was a team of one — our VP, Johanna Erickson — sitting solo in Boulder at a big desk with even bigger dreams. She and the rest of the Seattle team knew there was potential for Barokas in Colorado with the region’s booming tech [Read More]

Press Releases Suck

July 14, 2015

I was talking to a reporter the other day about a new product my client was launching, and at the end of the conversation when we were about to schedule an interview I told him I’d send the press release under embargo as background for the call. He said, “Don’t bother – releases are [insert [Read More]

How to Work the Poll

July 6, 2015

Okay, okay… put your ones away and get your mind out of the gutter. As much as we’d love for this to be about the fine art of pole dancing, we’ll be talking about something much sexier – how to make your client surveys take off like a rocket. 😉 Most PR pros have come [Read More]

BPR Texans Do Denver

July 1, 2015

While working remotely from home has its advantages, it can also leave you desiring some good old face time with your teammates – beyond Skype, that is. Both Kersa and I agreed on that point when we flew up to Denver for our summer All-Hands meeting. The trip was made that much more special since [Read More]