News and Insights

07 Nov 2018

Midterm Election Analysis: New Threats and Opportunities Dezenhall Staff

Following Tuesday’s midterm elections, we are dealing with a new political reality in Washington DC. Divided government will lead to legislative gridlock, but Democrats will use every tool at their disposal to hold the Trump Administration accountable and promote agenda. Control of the House gives Democrats the power to block legislation, conduct investigations, hold made-for-TV […]

18 Oct 2018

Agency Pros Weigh In On Nike’s Controversial Kaepernick Campaign Forbes

Some called Nike’s Colin Kaepernick campaign controversial. Dezenhall’s Anne Marie Malecha argues that Nike carefully considered the potential backlash, understood consumer trends and ultimately avoided a reputational crisis. Read the full article

03 Oct 2018

Crisis Management in Kavanaugh Battle Fox News

Dana Perino had Eric Dezenhall on The Daily Briefing where they discuss high-stakes battles and Dezenhall’s new book, Best of Enemies. View the episode 

28 Sep 2018

13 Do’s And Don’ts For Handling A PR Crisis Over Unethical Leader Behavior Forbes

What do you do when someone who publicly represents a brand makes a gross misstep in the eyes of consumers?  Don’t overpromise and underdeliver says Anne Marie Malecha to Forbes.  This creates a second round of bad press. To read more of what Anne Marie says and other contributors read the full article.

10 Sep 2018

CBS has ‘gold-standard’ crisis management people, says expert CNBC

Eric Dezenhall, discusses how CBS is handling the allegations of sexual misconduct by CEO Les Moonves on Squawk Box. Watch the video clip here

27 Aug 2018

7 Habits Of Successful Crisis Management: Aligning Sales And Marketing In The Storm Forbes

Nearly all organizations face crisis, Anne Marie Malecha offers provides practical insight to @Forbes as to what it takes to weather a storm and get back to business. Read the full article

20 Jul 2018

Midday Briefing: Eric Dezenhall Talks Trump’s Helsinki Communications Crisis

Listen to interesting insights given by  Eric who talked Louis Schiavone on Sirius XMs politics channel about the world of Trump.

31 May 2018

Roseanne Barr return possible, but lesser platform likely Associated Press

Dezenhall talks to AP regarding the return of Roseanne Barr. Read the full article

05 Mar 2018

Are Russian Bots Controlling Your Thoughts? Wall Street Journal

BE SKEPTICAL THAT BOTS ARE CONTROLLING OUR MINDS; there are vast differences between influence and control. The subliminal advertising campaigns (Gilbey’s Gin, Camel cigarettes) from Madison Avenue have disputable results in how effective they are in manipulating the mind – same goes for social media. There’s no question that social media has real power to […]

02 Mar 2018

Dezenhall Resources Names Four New Partners Dezenhall News

March 2, 2018 Washington, D.C. – Dezenhall Resources, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Steven Schlein, Maya Shackley, Josh Culling and Anne Marie Malecha have been named partners of the firm. Schlein, Executive Vice President, has been with the firm since 1999. He directs the firm’s business development and specializes in counseling clients facing intense […]