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Tag: Media Relations

What Zucked this Week, and What Didn’t

  It’s Friday! And, no matter how intense your work week was, we’re willing to bet that Mark Zuckerberg had it harder. Over the course of two days this week, Zuckerberg testified for 10 hours before the House and the Senate, answering 600 questions about whether there should be more regulations on his company (which…
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A Fall Without Grace

Within one week’s time, two veteran journalists have lost their jobs over sexual harassment claims – first, CBS This Morning’s Charlie Rose, and, more recently, The Today Show’s Matt Lauer. After reporting on similar allegations themselves when the Weinstein scandal broke nearly two months ago, these two journalists have become the lead story. The Today…
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A Powerful Story to Tell

Last week, Albers Communications Group partnered with Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands on the media outreach for their annual scholarship luncheon. The clubs awarded a total of 44 scholarships, to the tune of nearly $200,000, this year to students who are either 2017 high school graduates or who have already been matriculating at…
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Our Night at the Photo Ark

This week, our client, the Omaha Zoo Foundation, invited us to attend the launch of the Photo Ark exhibition, a collaboration between Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium and National Geographic, which showcases photographer Joel Sartore’s work. The exhibition, at the zoo from now through Sept. 4, 2017, is a sampling of the some 6,000…
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Looking Forward to 2050

When Albers Communications Group was founded in 2000, the year 2017 seemed far away. There was no such thing as a smart phone. Mark Zuckerberg was still in high school and was a good four years away from starting Facebook. Heck, even Myspace hadn’t been invented yet. Obviously, a lot’s changed since then, and it’s…
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Marketing for Locations, Locations, Locations

When a business does its marketing well, it’s nearly impossible to hear that business’s name without automatically thinking about its brand identity. For example, Southwest Airlines is practically shorthand for great customer service. Coca-Cola might be bad for you, but there’s something about the wholesome image that it’s cultivated over the years that (still) makes…
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The Award for Rebuilding Trust Goes To…

Do you do your accounting with PwC (Pricewaterhouse Coopers)? No, neither do I. But I do know the London-based accounting firm has been tabulating the votes for the Academy Awards for the past 83 years. That fact alone gives them an air of steadfastness and trustworthiness. Or, at least, it did. Until Sunday night when…
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Albers Women Lean In

This weekend, the Durham Museum will open Searching for the Seventies which will showcase the 1970s through photographs taken for a federal photography project called Project Documerica. Get ready for a lot of fun pics of bell bottoms and folks doing the hustle! A more serious cultural phenomenon that we’re looking forward to seeing documented…
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Pizza Love

  If you’re thinking about pizza (and, really, who isn’t), you’ll love our new client. My Pie Pizza hit town two months ago and we have so enjoyed helping introduce their delicious pizzas and great salads to the Omaha community. What sets My Pie apart from other fine-casual pizza restaurants – in addition to their…
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