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Peter Himler
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The NYC Techonomy Boom  @nytm#nyctechonomy
VideoA week doesn't go by without some news org touting one city or another as the next Silicon Valley.  Here's a random sampling: Singapore Aims to Become Southeast Asia's Silicon Valley (Wall Street Journal, Feb 26, 2014) Some day Silicon Valley will move north. Here’s why it should settle in Oakland (GigaOm, [...]
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Reading @MichaelWolffNYC's trenchant comments on today's main media memes.  (@lmoses via @digiday)
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"Secret Cloak Whisper" the downside of sharing anonymously:  #PR
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Why Drive a Chevy When You Can Drive a BMW?
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New York City: The Digital Marketing Capital of the World
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Post-Click Behavior Ranked by Social Media Referral Source:  (@Shareaholic via @tnw)
Social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic today released its first report examining engaged social referrals. Since many of us spend an egregious amount of time using social ...
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Healthcare #PR Pros: Some seats remain for 3/26 healthcare media lunch w/@NBCNews @WSJ @DrOzTheGoodLife @Veria_Living @MedPageToday 
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  • Flatiron Communications LLC
    Founding Principal, 2005 - present
  • Edelman
    EVP, Chief Media Officer, 2004 - 2005
  • Burson-Marsteller
    EVP, 1993 - 2004
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March Madness Bet | Social Media Today

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The Flack: Beyoncé & Barack: A PR Contrast

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The Flack: Apple Censors A Wi-Fi Critic

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The Flack: Reputations: The AP & The Boy Scouts

Two venerable institutions were in the news this past week for ethical transgressions from individuals in their employ. At first blush, the

Barilla Warfare

Today, we learn that the chairman of the world's leading pasta maker -- Barilla, wishes he was more in touch with the appeal of his product.

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Journalists and Savvy PR People Still Click | Flack Me

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Christmas Lattice

Wish everyone the very best with the beautiful Christmas Lattice photo card. Sophisticated yet sweet, its sweet sentiment mixed with favorit


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Master the New Gmail with These Tips, Shortcuts, and Add-Ons

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Google Loses Access to Twitter Stream, Suspends Realtime Search

Looking for tweets in your Google search results? You won't find them for the time being, as Google has failed to renew its search contr

PCNY Recap: Technology, Startups & Entrepreneurs

The Publicity Club of New York hosted a luncheon, “Technology, Startups & Entrepreneurs,” Tuesday, Dec. 11. The event was hosted by PCNY’s P

The Flack: Zucker to CNN...Presumably

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The New Yorker’s Endorsement of Barack Obama

The choice is clear. President Obama has been progressive, competent, rational, decent, and, at times, visionary.

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