Calling all Delahaysians!
The Delahaye Group was founded in 1986 and for 15 years was an innovator in public relations and social media measurement. Roughly 80 people were employees of that firm at one time or another, and many of them have gone on to found their own companies, lead other companies or research divisions, and, overall, do great things in measurement and life in general.
Katie Delahaye Paine founded The Delahaye Group, and then, ten years ago, founded KDPaine & Partners, the company that puts out this newsletter. As part of KDPaine & Partners’ 10th anniversary celebration we are checking in with those back-in-the-day employees of The Delahaye Group to see what they are up to.
So, if you were employed in any fashion at all by The Delahaye Group, we invite you to submit brief updates of about 100 words. What are you doing now? Where has your life taken you since The Delahaye Group? Please let us know. Just click here and dash off a quick email. Photos of you and the kids on vacation are also welcome.
And, just to get things started, here is Lisa Binzel (an 11-year Delahaye employee, who ended up a VP) and her husband Bill enjoying an afternoon in Napa Valley. She writes:
“Check your alumni records… I may be the only one of Katie’s employees that married a client! I was *that* committed to client service! J
--Bill Paarlberg is editor of The Measurement Standard blog and newsletter, and of Katie Paine's book “Measure What Matters.” He is also editor of the book “Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,” by Beth Kanter and Katie Paine, which will be published this year by Wiley. The Measurement Standard is a publication of KDPaine & Partners, a company that delivers custom research to measure brand image, public relationships, and engagement.
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