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July 20th, 2005

PR Person in Urgent Need of Help

From O’Dwyer’s, an Ogilvy employee is in critical need of a liver transplant. Shari Kurzrok, a 31-year-old VP at Ogilvy PR Worldwide, will die within days if she does not receive transplant. The Great Neck, N.Y. native is to be married in October. She led Ogilvy’s "Save-a-Life-Tour" to raise the awareness of the need for […]

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July 13th, 2005

Voce, Cooley Godward Team Up to Examine Corporate Blogging

As corporate America continues to examine the impact of social media on business, particularly blogging, it’s clear that some significant challenges remain, not least among them are legal and communication issues involving fair disclosure, corporate policy and to a greater extent, freedom of speech.  While a growing number of companies recognize the need for transparency […]

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July 11th, 2005

But it’s MY identity…

It was after I watched The Net that I first feared identity theft and even considered it to be a reality. (It was mainly a five minute afterthought that quickly passed.) It wasn’t until years later that I would REALLY be introduced to the ramifications and possibilities of this actually happening. See, I work with […]

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July 8th, 2005

Are Women Better Leaders?

I recently read an article on careerbuilder.com titled “5 Reasons Women Make Better Leaders.” The article stated that “women are better with the soft skills of management, like listening and communicating, while men excel at the hard skills such as analysis and decision-making.” Being a woman who holds a senior position at a firm specializing […]

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June 30th, 2005

Orb Networks can set you free

It isn’t often that you get a client in USA Today with such a hot headline.  Even better is when you get your client in USA Today on the day when one of its chief competitors launches.  The best part really is that the Voce Orb Networks PR team secured a great column in the […]

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June 30th, 2005

Voce Welcomes Colin Crook

In the rapidly growing space of interactive online communications, Voce has established itself as a thought leader in Digital Advocacy programs scoring clients including Yahoo! and Discovery Channel. In a market that is developing even faster than its participants can track, Voce is looking to have a major role in the dialogue by seeking out […]

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June 28th, 2005

AlwaysOn Names Top 100 Bloggers

AlwaysOn assembled what it calls the Open 100 — a list of who it considers to be the top 100 bloggers (broken out by pioneers, trendsetters, practitioners, toolsmiths, and enablers.) Congratulations to Voce’s Mike Manuel with his honorable mention for “Media Guerrillla“. A quote from the listing says it best: —”These pioneers, and the many […]

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June 27th, 2005

Voce Team Becomes Guerrillas

Well not exactly, but sometimes when trying to get your message out you have to get your hands a little dirty. (Do a little guerrilla marketing if you will…) Recently a few members from Voce spent a weekend in L.A. to help promote the Discovery Channel’s Greatest American TV Series.  The program allowed Americans to […]

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June 21st, 2005

Consolidation is a Sign of a Thriving Market: Congrats Next Fifteen

Some of our industry’s largest firms have been reticent to acquire or merge in recent years. I can think of only one major deal in the last few years — and that was the surprising and still confounding acquisition between Next Fifteen and Applied Communications. The recent Next Fifteen acquisition of OutCast speaks volumes. It […]

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June 17th, 2005

Viva Voce!!

This week, Voce celebrated its 6th anniversary at Buca Di Beppo in Palo Alto. Co-founder, Matthew Podboy summed it up nicely in his Active Voice post saying: “When you work with people who are special, who you respect and care about, who don’t mind spending time with them. You wish the night could go on […]

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