Hurricane Humless –

We have worked for a month to prepare our client Humless for the PR / News storm created by the first serious hurricane of 2011. As expected in August, Hurricane Irene created a news wave of tsunami proportions.  Below is that news release that was viewed by more than 1200 on Business Wire within the first 4 hours of posting. More than 600 postings of the news have proliferated online, 16 bloggers have passed on the news so far, ...

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PilmerPR’s Got Energy

GoodOil, US Synthetic, ElectaTherm, Tasco Engineering, Illumra, and now Humless. PilmerPR has a proven record of success with energy-related clients (particularly clean energy) going back to its early years.

We have working relationships with hundreds of magazines, newspapers, broadcast shows and blogs hungry for news about innovative energy products, and have placed our clients on Popular Science, Fox Business, TreeHugger and countless other news outlets across the country.

In addition to publicity, we also help our energy clients bring customers to ...

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Making a Difference on World Humanitarian Day

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) means making a positive difference in the world. Whether that means improving the environment, contributing to community causes, or using your expertise to help those in the greatest need, every company should leave the world better than they found it.

On August 19, World Humanitarian Day, two PilmerPR clients highlighted their efforts to do just that.

Humless, founded by South African immigrant Glenn Jakins, announced its “Light the Night” initiative,  focused on creating affordable clean ...

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Will It Blend? Tom Dickson of Blendtec speaks to entrepreneurs

The master of YouTube (500 million views) guerrilla public relations came to town today.

At Thanksgiving Point today, the crowd was wall to wall (220+) to seek connection and instruction on entrepreneurial ventures. With the promise of prizes the tweet-fest began, smart phones flashing in the sunlight streaming in The Garden Room’s panoramic panes. After welcome messages by event sponsors UTC, UVEF, and ...

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Chevy Volt – Just PR or Real Green Deal?

This past weekend I stopped by Larry H Miller Chevrolet in Provo, Utah. I thought it time for this green tech guy to see what the hype was about with the Chevy Volt electric vehicle. So, I bravely climbed the dealer showroom stairs, flanked by salespeople looking more like sharks circling a life raft. I stated my intention. “I’m here to check out the Volt.” ...

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