Category Archives: Public Relations

P.R. disasters and crisis management

Today in Introduction to Mass Communication we are going to talk about public relations disasters and crisis management. Examples for discussion:

American Apparel. “In case you’re bored during the storm,” the ad says. “Just Enter SANDYSALE at Checkout.”

John Galliano. Photo: The Guardian

John Galliano: Christian Dior designer appeared on video at a Paris bar saying, “I love Hitler” and “people like you would be dead” and “your mothers, your forefathers” would all be “gassed.” Continue reading

Social media mishaps

Photo: London Telegraph

We are talking about public relations today in Introduction to Mass Communication class.

Among the things we’ll discuss: