Author Archive | Joanne Cronrath Bamberger


Power Fashion Statements: #SOTU Edition

While pundits were chuckling over whether President Obama’s tan suit — the one with its own Twitter account and hashtag (#YesWeTan) — would make an appearance at the State of the Union address, there was a clear fashion shift for women at #SOTU. It’s no secret that Washington, D.C. has never been a town known […]

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at The Hollywood Reporter’s Annual Women In Entertainment Breakfast. Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA. 12-05-08

Amy Pascal Sets Back Women in Hollywood and Race Issues in One Fell Swoop

“I’m not going anywhere.” That’s what Amy Pascal, Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chair and Chair of Sony Pictures Entertaintment Motion Picture Group, said after weeks of seemingly endless list of horribles being released by e-mail hackers. But that’s what lots of high profile execs have said before resigning to “spend more time with their families.” When […]

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Attack the First Daughters and Lose Your Job: Lessons in How Not to be a Communications Professional

GOP communications staffer Elizabeth Lauten has resigned following this weekend’s media firestorm after going all snarky on Malia and Sasha Obama for their choice of outfits at the annual White House Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon. The Thanksgiving side dishes hit the fan when her snark-filled missive became public. Lauten quickly apologized for her bad judgment, but […]

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