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Blogs  / January 3, 2013

What’s in a hyphenated last name? We sit down with Sharam Fouladgar-Mercer

Happy New Year! To kick off the amazing-ness that is sure to be 2013, I wanted to take a moment to say how grateful we are for all those who have supported the AirPR journey thus far. In case you…

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Blogs  / December 10, 2012

AirPR Launches Investor Program

Last week, we [proudly] announced our Investor Program, which essentially offers VCs and Angels a direct channel for portfolio companies to discover and source PR professionals and firms.  Investment partners at launch included Mohr Davidow Ventures, 500 Startups, Intel Capital, Shasta…

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Blogs  / November 27, 2012

TechCrunch Newsflash: “Avoid PR”

Today I received an email from one of the PR pros in our AirPR community with the headline you see here (TechCrunch Newsflash: “Avoid PR”) as her email subject. This was her opening line: “TechCrunch is having a serious identity…

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Blogs  / November 13, 2012

5 Journalist Pet Peeves To Avoid

I met Jeremy Seth Davis approximately five years ago. Well, technically I “e-met” him when he shot me a very kind, never-before-experienced, email applauding a news release headline I had recently written. He had caught a glimpse of it when…

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Blogs  / October 19, 2012

How to Score a PR Homerun: Interview with ESPN’s Chris Sprow

The following interview was conducted by AirPR’s Director of Product, Rebekah Iliff. In addition to her role at AirPR, she is a technology/startup blogger for The Huffington Post and has recently been a featured columnist for Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Young Entrepreneur.”…

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Blogs  / October 19, 2012

5 Ways Technology Has Impacted PR for Better or Worse

The following blog post was written by AirPR’s Director of Product, Rebekah Iliff. In addition to her role at AirPR, she is a technology/startup blogger for The Huffington Post and has recently been a featured columnist for Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Young…

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Blogs  / October 19, 2012

PR Controversy: Bees in the Bonnet

After the funding announcement on TechCrunch, we had some interesting reactions (to say the least) to our news. Below are our top 5 favorite tweet-threads from the launch. What is it they say? All press is good press? Stephanie Smirnov…

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Blogs  / October 19, 2012

Word on the Street: AirPR Announces $1 Million Funding

Three weeks ago, AirPR announced $1 million in funding from Mohr Davidow Ventures, Crosslink Capital, Correlation Ventures, and 500 Startups. A number of angel investors also contributed to the startup’s seed financing, including Matt Mullenweg (Audrey Capital) and Thomas Lehrman, Co-founder…

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