Posts by Elizabeth Post

Introducing Boxcar's Intern: Olivia

BoxcarPR’s staff relies on its great interns to help out during the work week. Olivia Karem is a junior at the University of Louisville majoring in Economics. Olivia has been a great addition to our team and when she’s not reveling us in her stories about college life, she’s lending a hand with media relations…

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An Encyclopedia You'll Never Forget

Today, on the the 11th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, citizens worldwide pay homage to those who died on that tragic day and in wars in Iraq and Afghanistan following the attacks. In the past eleven years, a lot has changed about our society and the way we absorb information via a 24/7 news…

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The Evolution of a Story

On August 27, WHAS11’s Joe Arnold toured the sub-basement of 119 W. Main Street, and reported on the underground sex club construction crews found in this section of Whiskey Row. Joe’s story went viral with DrudgeReport, Huffington Post, AOL, the Daily Mail, and other news sites linking to his report. In just a few days,…

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Watch What You Tweet

Social media is a quick and inexpensive way to spread the word about your brand. At BoxcarPR we develop social media strategies for our wide range of clients. If a client is brand new to social media, we’ll set them up with Facebook and Twitter accounts and train them on the type of content to…

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Meet Ann Speltz, BoxcarPR’s “Crackerjack.”

crack·er·jack [krak-er-jak] noun 1. a person or thing that shows marked ability or excellence.   Last May, Ann joined BoxcarPR as a Minion (our friendly term for Intern) but we are excited to welcome her as a full-time member of our graphics department! Ann first moved to the great Commonwealth of Kentucky to fulfill an…

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Cheering in the Press Box

There’s no crying in baseball and there’s no cheering in the press box. At least that’s the unspoken rule for members of the press covering sporting events. However, the energy and patriotism of the 2012 Summer Olympics have reporters from the BBC and others jumping for joy when their home country wins gold. Click here…

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Congratulations to Steve Wilson!

Congratulations to Steve Wilson on his appointment to the University of Louisville Board of Trustees! Steve is the co-owner of 21c Hotel, founder of Kentucky Bison Company, owner of Hermitage Farm, and an upstanding member of our community. Without a doubt, the University of Louisville will benefit from Steve’s expertise and dedication.

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What's on your iPhone?

On July 24, 2012, Apple Inc. held its Q3 earnings call that underwhelmed financial analysts. However, the call reported incredible figures for the company’s marketplace dominance. In the last quarter the company sold 26 million iPhones and 17 million iPads and its App Store hitting the 650,000 app mark. You’d have to spend days filtering…

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