“All news is local,” an editor at a regional newspaper once schooled me. It’s even truer today as regional news organizations, stripped of resources and manpower, pull in their sails to focus on only that which is proximate. Still, the top 100 U.S. news markets remain an important target for companies that need to generate […]

This post was written by Mike Lizun, Senior Vice President UberMedia, a developer of applications and Web-based services, including various Twitter clients, said it might be interested in developing a product to directly compete with Twitter, a product that would allow for, among other things, the ability to write more than 140 characters. I wondered, […]

Tastykake bites the dust

April 12, 2011

This post was written by Joe Hassett, Senior Vice President A Georgia food company is set to acquire Philadelphia’s iconic Tasty Baking Co. That’s the third company based in the City of Brotherly Love to fall prey to an out-of-town suitor in the past month. Both jobs and the region’s prestige are set to take […]

Oh, those lazy PR agencies. You know the ones. They’re out there embarking on social media campaigns by tweeting and blogging articles and stories already published in the media. It makes me wonder if you think I don’t know how to read? Or maybe you just believe you’re the only one with an online subscription […]