"FYI - There is an RFP out for PR firms. The below is from Odwyerpr.comSphere: Related Content
"CALIFORNIA ISSUES $300K RFP FOR STEM CELL PR
"California's state-backed entity set up to distribute funds for stem cell research has issued a six-figure RFP for state, national and global public information and communications work.
"The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine is backed by $3 billion in bonds and distributes funds via an independent citizens' oversight committee, which plans to dole out nearly $300M each year over the next decade.
"The Institute has issued an RFP for a firm to handle its public information needs for the next year with a budget capped at $300K. The work includes a full media relations program, strategic counsel, outreach to patient advocacy and health organizations, and internal communications.
"The CIRM wants a firm steeped in education and advocacy for scientific and medical research, public funding and related topics.
"Proposals are due Nov. 30."
Tuesday, November 06, 2007
"Anonymous" posted a comment on our "communications void" item below that merits some attention. Here it is, and here is the link to the RFP that the comment mentions. Our thanks to "anonymous."