A former White House Press Secretary may be in line for public relations positions at a few of the Bay Area’s big tech companies.
While PG&E has been claiming it is being accountable for the San Bruno pipeline accident that killed eight people and resulted in federal felony charges being filed against the corporation Monday, the company’s executives have yet to face the media, instead choosing to distribute “video news releases” of edited sound bites for the media to use, in addition to purchasing television advertising.
Soledad has hired a San Jose public relations firm to help re-brand the town as the “Gateway to the Pinnacles.”
The California High Speed Rail Authority has spent over $12 million in consultant fees since 2009.
Facebook’s attempt to plant stories harshly criticizing Google’s privacy practices has backfired.