News

This is a place to find all the latest updates about Talk Shop and our clients, including recent press releases, media coverage, and events.

Your Next Best Investment: PR for Talent

Worried about finding and keeping the talent your organization needs? You aren’t alone. About one-third of global employers are reporting talent shortages, and 73% of CEOs are concerned about finding skilled workers. One of the best ways you can compete in this “war for talent” is by strengthening your employer brand – what we call …

Thank you to our Partners Who Are Helping Friends in Fort McMurray

  We work to keep things light, fun and creative here at Talk Shop, but when tragedy strikes the impact can be devastating. We are personally connected to families from Fort McMurray who have completely lost their homes and have only now what they were able to quickly pack into their cars as they fled in …

Only PR Agency in Canada to Rank as Top Employer

You can call us the top PR firm in Vancouver or the top PR firm in Canada, if you feel so inclined, but we are now proud to call ourselves one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. In today’s Globe and Mail, Talk Shop ranks as one of Canada’s most inspiring organizations for providing a positive and …

Top 5 Reasons to Attend the Talk Shop Media Open House On February 10th

  FIVE Check out our digs. You get to check out our exclusive, new Vancouver office. See what’s happening behind the frosted windows. FOUR Keep the community connected. The Open House will be filled with people seeking to break into or move their career forward within the public relations sector. Having a solid network of …

The PR Strategies Used in the Making of a Prime Minister

Trudeau PR Strategy 2015

A look into Justin Trudeau’s PR success The 42nd Federal Election has proven to be one for the history books. The most engaged election in decades, this year saw a 68.5% eligible voter turnout – the highest since 1993. Our new Liberal government is generating conversation throughout the country and abroad, sparking notable interest from …

Business in Vancouver Announces 2015 Forty Under 40 winners including Talk Shop Media’s Sara Padidar

2015 BIV top Forty Under Forty Sara Padidar

Sara Padidar Forty Under 40 Even a brief conversation with Sara Padidar will leave an impression on you. Sara is equal parts smart and witty. She provides valuable insight and considers situations from every aspect. She has the ability to keep her cool in the most extreme of stressful of situations and is known to …

Talk Shop Media – Vancouver PR Office has a New Location!

The past year has held a lot of growth for Talk Shop. We became the third largest public relations firm in BC and grew our team to add some amazing talent and perspectives. Needless to say, we also outgrew our Vancouver office and began a long search for the perfect place for our thriving team. …

Corporate Snapchat Do’s and Don’ts

Launched in September 2011, Snapchat may be the baby of the social media family, but it’s already one of the most active channels. With over 100 million active daily users, there are over 400 million Snapchats sent daily (that’s about 8,796 send every second). It’s the third most popular social app among millenials, trailing only …

PR Management Calgary – Media, Strategy, Training, Reporters and ROI

PR Management Calgary

For those in Calgary who are adding PR management to their job description or just looking to keep marketing communication skills up to date,  mastering the essentials of public relations management can benefit an organization in a number of ways. This article applies to you if you are a Public Relations Manager, or are part of …

EVENT | WCT Presents: Lessons in Leadership: Leveraging Your Worth

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On Tuesday, May 26 at WCT’s Lessons in Leadership event, Canadian PR Firm owner and financial strategist Katie Dunsworth-Reiach will share how she successfully climbed out of debt to become one of the first self-taught personal finance authorities to prove you can build wealth without compromising what you want in life. Katie’s no-nonsense approach to money and …