PilmerPR client Brent Brown Toyota Scion has teamed up with UVU Athletics to host the Wolverine iQ Scholarship Competition for all UVU students. This is a first-of-its-kind scholarship competition, in which UVU students design a school-themed car wrap for a Scion iQ, a sporty new fuel-efficient car geared towards the student consumer. The dealership will award the ...Continue Reading → Share
For years, PilmerPR has been at the forefront of Public Relations firms counseling cleantech and other clients its Rule #1 for Corporate Responsiblity: “First Be Good, Only Then Talk About Being Good.” While companies outside the U.S. have led the way in Sustainability planning, U.S. based companies are starting to “get the memo.”
Environmental Leader reports on this trend as follows:
“Two-thirds of corporate leaders ...Continue Reading → Share
For all of the Obama fallout over the recent Solyndra solar debacle, renewable energy continues to “heat up” shall we say. Despite the bad PR, the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently reported another milestone. During the first half of 2011, renewable energy sources (biomass/biofuels, geothermal, solar, water, and wind) produced 4.687 quadrillion Btus of energy or 12.25% of US ...Continue Reading → Share
PilmerPR is pleased to represent Brent Brown Toyota, a quality dealership that not only helps get people on the road, but helps children throughout the Utah Valley community. Brent Brown has made children’s education a top philanthropic priority throughout his years of business, which made Wednesday’s event very special for him.
Brent Brown Toyota participated in Toyota’s “100 Cars for Good” program – ...Continue Reading → Share
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 ...Continue Reading → Share
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 ...Continue Reading → Share
Our cleantech client Humless is owned by naturalized U.S. citizens who immigrated from Africa. They love the 4th of July and they love the freedom that America represents to the world. Their holiday weekend included a company cricket match, picnic, & sharing the company’s mascot, the Humless electric vehicle (1960 VW bus) with 300,000 parade goers in Provo at the Freedom Festival Grand Parade. Congressman Chaffetz & family caught a ride with Humless. We had a blast putting ...Continue Reading → Share
Humless LLC recently joined the PilmerPR firmament of clients seeking to clean and green the world. This thing is, Humless has really “evolutionized” how we look at green power for home use–especially for emergency preparedness.
Imagine your power goes out because you live in Joplin after the tragic tornado. Your house is still standing, but the community is a wreck. It may ...Continue Reading → Share
Earth Day feels a bit more meaningful this year for PilmerPR. We’ve worked hard to practice what we preach, building a sustainable business model that minimizes staff and client travel, as well as maximizing online collaboration which yields an almost paperless operation. However, the news of President Obama’s visit this week to our past client ElectraTherm is deeply satisfying ...Continue Reading → Share
Next Thursday, environmentally-friendly businesses, leaders and publications from around the world will converge in Miami Beach for the MiaGreen Expo Conference (March 3-4). The event coordinators asked that PilmerPR President John Pilmer present on the need for outstanding Green PR and CSR PR to the attendees.
His presentation, “Standing Out in a Sea of Green: Reaching Stakeholders through Effective Public Relations,” will help ...Continue Reading → Share