More Than Half of Small-to-Medium Size PR Agencies Are Outsourcing Digital/Social Account Work, Survey Finds

TSG PR Agency Owner Digital Marketing and Media Survey FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rich Jachetti rich@theartstevensgroup.com New York, NY. August 2017 – Fifty-five per cent of U.S. pr agencies doing $4 million and under a year in net revenues claim they don’t have the requisite in-house capabilities to keep up…

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Selling Your PR Firm

Here are 10 mistakes a seller should avoid at a first meeting with a buyer. 1. Don’t be late for the meeting. Allow time for bad traffic, subway/bus snafus and office building security clearance. 2. Don’t say you’re “considering” selling your firm but haven’t made up your mind. If you…

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THE STEVENS GROUP FACILITATES ACQUISITION OF RACHEL LITNER ASSOCIATES BY LOTUS823

lotus823, an integrated marketing communications agency based in Eatontown, N.J., today announced the acquisition of Rachel Litner Associates (RLA), a culinary, house wares and lifestyle public relations firm headquartered in Livingston, N.J. The Stevens Group, a mergers and acquisitions facilitator to the public relations industry, played an active role in…

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TSG Helps Nourie Group Launch Healthcare Communications Practice

Partners with Industry Veteran Bill Heineke to Form Nourie Heineke Healthcare NEW YORK, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Nourie Group, a specialist in providing business development strategies for middle market financial, real estate, professional services, and tech companies, today announced the formation of Nourie Heineke Healthcare.  Appointed Managing Partner, Bill Heineke…

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A Strong Number Two

The Stevens Group has launched a periodic one-question survey on matters of vital interest to PR agency CEO’s.  Two hundred PR agency CEO’s agreed to become a permanent sounding board for these periodic surveys.  The initial question was: The response: yes: 73% no:  27% I lost the bet.  My staff…

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Big Apple Awards 2016

Ketchum and Michelin took home top honors from PRSA-New York’s Big Apple Awards June 2 for the “Beyond the Driving Test” campaign. The winning effort, which drew a large audience online, aimed to educate new drivers about tire safety. Other top winners included Butler Associates and the Uniformed Firefighters Assn.…

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What people are saying!

In one of his many appearances throughout the country to address groups of public relations agency principals,  Art Stevens addressed members of the Croft Society recently at their annual meeting in Key West, Florida. The Croft Society is a network of close to thirty independent PR firms located in major…

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