John McCartney

John McCartney
John McCartney currently serves as the Principal at Jmac PR LLC, a boutique PR and Marketing agency based in Los Angeles. He also serves as Immediate Past President and Director of Strategic Partnerships with the PRSA SF Bay Area Chapter. You can follow John on Twitter at: @johnny_mac or learn more at  www.jmacpr.com.
In the time of COVID, now’s the time for empathy in public relations

In the time of COVID, now’s the time for empathy in public relations

Former President Theodore Roosevelt said it best: "No one cares how much you know until they know how much you care." These are trying times due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and we're all going through a lot of emotions and feelings, and that's OK. Back in March, soon...

A 5-step guide to media relations success

A 5-step guide to media relations success

When I was in college, I had a part-time job as a server at a restaurant. It was my first time working as a server. Despite this, I enjoyed it very much and felt that I had the knack for it. The job itself was simple: Greet the diner, tell them your name and that...