“We reduced our head count for only the 2nd time in 18 years,” an insider at the flackery tells me. Of the 115 employees, BNC let go two asisstants in its Media Relations division, and an assistant and two account executives in its Marketing division. All were located in Los Angeles. Despite the company having what was said to be a “great” 2008, today’s move was taken because of an unexpectedly very slow 1st Quarter in 2009. “Hopefully, that will be that for a long, long time.”
BNC Lays Off 5 In LA As PR Biz Slows
What's Hot on Deadline
'Hitman's Bodyguard' Shooting Toward $19M-$20M; 'Logan Lucky' Not So Fortunate With $7M-$8M - Midday Update
Arnold Schwarzenegger To Trump: "Send An Unequivocal Message That You Won't Stand For Hate And Racism"