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Metis welcomes Package Concierge to the client family

Metis welcomes Package Concierge to the client family

When you live in the city, student housing or in any residential building, it’s not unusual to arrive home at night to see packages on the doorstep or in the common area. A typical 250-unit apartment community has more than […]
The biggest Instagram hit of Fashion Week is #FashionWeekNiece

The biggest Instagram hit of Fashion Week is #FashionWeekNiece

Image credit Obviously, there are a lot of cute girls at Fashion Week. And obviously, they’re all over Instagram. But when Vanity Fair’s fashion market director Michael Carl created his own mini-campaign around one of them, it made her stand […]
Metis welcomes Water Defense to client family

Metis welcomes Water Defense to client family

Environmental and energy discussions continue to be hot buttons in today’s media landscape because oil and gas resources are being depleted, and companies are leveraging dangerous methods to produce more energy. These ways include drilling offshore for fuel, fracturing for […]
Metis recognized in PR Daily’s Media Relations Awards

Metis recognized in PR Daily’s Media Relations Awards

When Ragan’s PR Daily put out the call earlier this year for exemplary executive visibility campaigns, we immediately thought of the results our team has secured for TransPerfect, the world’s largest privately held provider of language services and translation-related technologies, and […]

Metis Team Spotlight: Meet Ali Keppler

Ali Keppler is a Washington D.C. native, who left her heart in South America and and many pairs of shoes in California. In Boston, she’s enjoying New England seafood, waterside runs, diehard sports fans who can match her competitive spirit, […]

Metis Team Spotlight: Meet Sam Sterling

Sam Sterling is a technology enthusiast with global business experience for organizations small and large. He loves skiing, reading, and venture capital and investing news, and he is one of the newest members of the Metis Communications team. See below […]
How to give a media interview like Mariska Hargitay

How to give a media interview like Mariska Hargitay

By: Sylvie Last week, Metis Co-Founder Courtney Hurst and I had the opportunity to accompany one of our non-profit clients, Joyful Heart Foundation, to the filming of an upcoming episode of Katie, on which JHF Founder Mariska Hargitay was the […]

Metis Team Spotlight: Meet Justin Ordman

By: Kate Justin Ordman is an avid Red Sox fan, a BU alum, a dog lover, and one of the newest members of the Metis team. Learn more about Justin’s take on PR, Metis and more in this Metis Team […]
Top 10 Metis Blog Posts of the Year

Top 10 Metis Blog Posts of the Year

By: Gabi Image source As we get ready to ring in the New Year, we’ve spent some time looking back on our most popular blog posts of 2012. Here are the top 10: 5 Misconceptions About Public RelationsThere are some […]
Metis Named MITX Interactive Award Finalist

Metis Named MITX Interactive Award Finalist

By Erin Boston is a great place to practice high-tech PR. With world-class universities on both sides of the Charles River churning out entrepreneurs and innovators, our home base is full of professionals who are focused on the technology and […]
Metis Launches Monthly Open House for One-on-One PR Coaching

Metis Launches Monthly Open House for One-on-One PR Coaching

By: Cathy We love talking with entrepreneurs and startups, whether they’re our clients, folks we meet at networking events, or people we bump into on the T. Getting a new company launched is one of the most rewarding things we […]

Metis Takes on Fenway

By: Gabi From my experience at Northeastern University, I truly understand the idea of “work hard, play hard.” However, I severely underestimated the Metis take on this common phrase – until our 2012 summer outing. Though I have enjoyed every […]
CEO Magazine Features Metis’ Courtney Hurst, Weekend Lobster Hauler

CEO Magazine Features Metis’ Courtney Hurst, Weekend Lobster Hauler

By: Cathy Here’s a riddle for you: what do PR and commercial fishing have in common? Ask Metis Co-Founder Courtney Hurst, and she’ll tell you the two pursuits have taught her some similar lessons. Courtney, a Provincetown, Mass. native, grew […]
The PR Creativity Zone: Inspiration from an Afternoon at the ICA

The PR Creativity Zone: Inspiration from an Afternoon at the ICA

By: Michelle Courtney, Emily, Melissa and Cathy view an untitled piece by the Brazilian brothers Otavio and Gustavo Pandolf, also known as Os Gêmeos. When do your best ideas come to you? Chances are, the answer to that question is […]
“Focus. Breath. Achieve.” Metis Gets in Motion for PR Success

“Focus. Breath. Achieve.” Metis Gets in Motion for PR Success

By: Rachel We’ve been getting our fitness on with the new “Metis in Motion” initiative led by our favorite personal trainer, R. Sully. Let’s be honest; sitting at a desk for eight to 10 hours a day isn’t doing wonders […]

Meet Metis’ New Faces in PR

By: Kate Get excited – the Metis team is expanding. Are you ready to meet our new agents of influence? Michelle Formerly a journalist and editor, Michelle Barry is as versatile as it gets. You might even pass her driving […]
How to Find The Best Networking Events

How to Find The Best Networking Events

Members of the Metis team recently attended the BostInno Monthly Meetup, which took place at Dillon’s. Photo credit: Caitlin Crowe By: Meaghan Every networking event is different, but attendees tend to have the same goals for all of them: extend […]
How to Network and Play Kickball Simultaneously

How to Network and Play Kickball Simultaneously

By Katie I am organizing a Metis kickball team, and I couldn’t be more excited. Do you want to know why? My first reason is two-pronged.Metis is “work hard, play hard.” We love a good time. There, I said it. […]
Codzilla Attacks Our Company Outing

Codzilla Attacks Our Company Outing

By Katie For this year’s Metis summer outing, we had the pleasure of riding one of the fastest commercial speed boats. What’s that, you ask? Does the boat have a name? Why yes, yes it does. Codzilla. It’s as awesome […]

Five Ways To Build A Better Business With A Work-Free Retreat

By Katie In May, Metis celebrated its six-year anniversary – a big milestone for some of us who have been with the company for many years. To celebrate, we headed to New Orleans, where our two co-founders attended Loyola University […]