Category Archives: Obits

The Hardest (and easiest) P.R. to Write

I am sad to report that my father died suddenly on Sunday, after 86 years. He lived a great life and was very active right up until the end. My family was huddling at the funeral home, the day after, … Continue reading

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Goodbye To a Master of Attention and Story Telling

He launched his career based on advice from a high school teacher. He pioneered innovative techniques for delivering information and capturing attention.  He was a master at crafting stories that hit home with people.   He devised a novel method … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Tony

Just thought I’d write this brief post to note the passing of former White House press secretary Tony Snow over the weekend.  Although I was aware that he had been ill with cancer, I guess I did not realize how … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Tim and George

First Tim Russert and then George Carlin – it has been a rough couple of weeks as we have lost two icons that I grew up with and loved – both suddenly and unexpectedly, both from heart problems, and now … Continue reading

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