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Cyber Security Posted Mar 30, 2018 by Carro Halpin

Spring Cleaning: Digital Security Edition

It’s been a slow transition into spring here in Boston with a chilly Nor’easter dropping snow just last week. We’ve been stuck inside longer than we hoped – it’s hard to find an excuse to not spring clean. Tidying up at home is obvious, but we all spend a fair amount of time online and […]

Entrepreneurs, Public Relations Posted Feb 16, 2018 by Carro Halpin

Catching up with Beantown Throwdown Winner – WorkAround’s Wafaa Arbash

CHEN PR recently welcomed local startup, WorkAround, at our offices for a PR brainstorming session. A treat for us as well as Wafaa – and not only because of the world-class eats from neighbor Sam Lagrassa’s –  the strategic consulting was among the prizes awarded to WorkAround for winning the Beantown Throwdown. Featured during HUBweek […]

Innovation Posted Apr 11, 2016 by Carro Halpin

Spotlight on Journalism

At two recent Northeastern University future of media and investigative journalism events, the movie Spotlight was, well, in the spotlight. The success of the Academy Award-winning movie sparked a renewed interest in investigative journalism and its power for good – yet the number of investigative reporters across the country continues to decrease. Still, according to […]

Company Culture Posted Feb 25, 2016 by Carro Halpin

Why I stayed up all night with 80 high schoolers in rocking chairs

Since graduating from college, the thought of pulling another all-nighter makes me exhausted. Yet over President’s Day weekend, I voluntarily did just that in the basement hall of the church I grew up in, to support youth raising money for an upcoming service trip. In July I’ll drive to rural Appalachia (pronounced Apple-at-cha) with 120 […]

Company Culture, Events, Social Media Posted Nov 24, 2015 by Carro Halpin

Join Captain America, Robert Kraft & CHEN PR in support of families battling pediatric cancer on #GivingTuesday

This holiday season, CHEN PR is proud to support Christopher’s Haven, a non-profit in Boston that provides accommodations and support for families fighting pediatric cancer in nearby hospitals. Christopher’s Haven holds the distinction of being the only organization of its kind that offers an apartment setting for the entire family, specific programs and activities for children […]

Entrepreneurs, Events, Innovation Posted Oct 16, 2015 by Carro Halpin

CHEN and the City: College startups pitch off at 2015 #BeantownThrowdown

One of the reasons I wanted to start my career at CHEN is because of our connections to the local Boston technology and innovation community. The relationships an agency develops are their most valuable asset. Our partner, Chris Carleton sits on the board of directors for the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge, which organizes a […]