DKC Announces 50 Percent Growth in Digital Practice in Q2 2009
NEW YORK, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ — DKC (www.dkcnews.com), a leading national public relations and integrated marketing firm based in New York City, today announced a 50 percent increase in revenue for digital services during the second quarter of 2009. DKC also announced the launch of DKC Connect, a new brand identity for the company’s digital division.
DKC Connect is headed by James Gregson, who serves as the firm’s chief strategic voice on interactive matters. Under Gregson’s leadership, DKC offers a complete range of digital offerings, including blog creation, website strategy and development, social networking strategy and execution, online video production and management, application and widget creation, and online reputation management. Gregson also supervised the recent revamping of DKC’s own website, which can be found at www.dkcnews.com.
DKC has helped companies and individuals from a variety of industries enhance their digital presence and connect with their audiences in more impactful ways. The firm’s successes include building thriving Twitter communities for the Golf Channel and Sprint’s NASCAR sponsorship, and Facebook communities for Paul Frank and the Carlton Hotel. DKC is also developing websites for renowned adventurer Josh Bernstein and syndication and licensing leader King Features, and has helped build a number of the web’s top destinations, having launched The Huffington Post, one of the web’s most read blogs, The Filter, Peter Gabriel’s online recommendation service and Foneshow, the leading platform for delivering short-form audio content to mobile phones. Veoh, an online video leader, saw its monthly online viewership increase by nearly 20 million unique users in just over a year thanks to DKC’s efforts.
“DKC Connect brings together our knowledge of the digital arena with the creative approach to public relations that is in our firm’s DNA,” said Sean Cassidy, President of DKC. “Our full service offering allows us to create two-way conversations, nurture consumer connections and build communities.”
Founded in 1991, DKC provides public relations and integrated marketing services to a diverse roster of clients, which includes Delta Air Lines, Sony Pictures Television, Kraft Foods, Warner Home Video, New Balance Athletic Shoe, Sprint, Wenner Media, Esquire Magazine, Continuum Health Partners, the Children’s Health Fund, and Veoh.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Matthew Traub DKC: 212-981-5207 Matthew_Traub@dkcnews.com