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Monthly Archives: April 2017

CEOs and Social Media: A Contradictory Picture

Much has been written about the importance of CEOs engagement with consumers in social media, especially via their Facebook accounts. Yet recent marketing research reveals though companies are increasingly communicating with consumers via social media, many CEOs are still resistant to engage personally:

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  • A recent survey of CEOs by PR firm Weber Shandwick finds that the social media presence of corporate leaders is sporadic.
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CommCore to present Crisis Workshop to Government Communicators

Andy Gilman to speak at the 2017 Communications School for the National Association of Government Communicators in St. Louis.

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June 13, 2017

1 – 5 p.m.

How to Contain Crises in Today’s Viral World

Andrew Gilman, CommCore Consulting Group

Private sector companies such as United Airlines, Volkswagen and Uber have all experienced reputation issues this year. Read more

CEO Andrew Gilman Quoted In the Washington Post’s Article, “United overbooked – by one scorpion”

CommCore’s CEO Andrew Gilman was recently quoted in the Washington Post’s article on a recent United Airlines mishap, “United overbooked – by one scorpion”Scorpion

Attention, United Airlines passengers: Don’t forget to lather up with “Off.”

A couple returning from vacation in Mexico apparently brought on an unexpected passenger: a scorpion. Read more

Andrew Gilman Quoted in Digiday’s Article, “‘Not something that can be spun’: United is a brand in crisis”

CommCore CEO Andrew Gilman was quoted in Digiday’s article, “‘Not something that can be spun’: United is a brand in crisis”

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“The leggings incident was embarrassing and may have been exacerbated by internet trolls, but this is an unmitigated disaster,” said Andrew Gilman, chief executive of the crisis communications firm CommCore Consulting Group. Read more