Tagged Crisis Management

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.

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 […]

01 Feb 2018

Can Nashville Mayor Weather a Sex Scandal? USA Today

It remains unclear how Megan Barry, Nashville Mayor, will weather the scandal involving her affair with a subordinate. There’s no magic crisis playbook says Eric Dezenhall – if “there really were a playbook everybody would use it.” But there are variables that are worth looking at. Read the full article

08 Dec 2017

Why Crisis PR Faces a Crisis PR News

“Crisis management is at a crossroads” states Eric Dezenhall as he reflects on the past thirty years in what used to be called an offbeat business. Read the article

16 Aug 2017

Trump Has Stamped the Passport of Corporations into the World of Race:… CNBC

Racial issues are the “cyanide pill of crisis management.” Nobody gets out of racial controversies in good shape. Consumer-oriented industries are at greater risk than heavy industry to scrutiny over their support of Trump. Watch the video