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Andy Gilman quoted in PR News on Subway

Andy Gilman states: Lie Low: If Subway can keep an arm’s length from Jared’s behavior, I’d do little or nothing in terms of communications,” Gilman says.  “The issue will be if Jared’s actions [can be linked] to the company…If there was knowledge at Subway of his actions…they have a problem..If not, the average consumer will not go to Quiznos instead of Subway.”  Still, I’d leave no stone unturned, so Subway can be sure nobody had knowledge [of Jared’s activities]. Read more

CEO Andy Gilman Quoted in Shonali Burke Blog

Shonali Burke, president of Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc., quotes CEO Andrew Gilman in her latest blog post “Digital Crisis Communications: When to Shut Up.”  When talking about crisis PR in today’s world, Burke uses Gilman’s tips about social media as advise for her readers. Read more

CommCore Presents Social Media Crisis Scenario at XPotomac 2015

“Where the Future of Digital Meets Business”

Thursday, August 27, 2015, from 2PM to 4PM

“So you’ve been publicly shamed?” Is the underlying question behind this interactive communications bootcamp scenario where you will receive a first-hand look at how to help resolve a digital crisis live! Read more

PR News Article – How to Turn Bad News About Your Brand or Organization Into a Win – Andy Gilman, CEO

How should brands, organizations and other entities counter bad news or what they believe to be inaccurate reporting? Melanie Streeper, a public information officer for the St. Louis City Comptroller and a former TV journalist, took an interesting tack when Elliot Davis, an investigative reporter from Fox affiliate KTVI-2, recently tried to interview City Comptroller Darlene Green about whether she had been using a city take-home car that reportedly was costing taxpayers $26,000. Read more