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Case Study on Albertsons Stores

A company you’ve probably never heard of is rounding up money to take control of all the Albertsons supermarkets in Idaho and elsewhere that Supervalu bought six years ago. One analyst says that could put some Albertsons employees’ jobs at risk. The company is Cerberus Capital Management, a New York private equity firm. According to The Wall Street Journal and Debtwire, a daily trade newspaper, Cerberus is preparing to borrow $4 billion to $5 billion to acquire Supervalu, the struggling Minnesota company that bought most of Albertsons Inc. in 2006, ending Albertsons as an independent, Boise-based company. Click here to read more…

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A Case Study on Committee for Education Funding

The Raben Group has been a vital partner in our efforts to re-energize CEF. Joel and his colleagues bring exceptional skill, professionalism, and enthusiasm to their efforts to serve our members and we couldn’t be more satisfied. ” – Jon Fansmith, President of the Committee for Education Funding

The Raben Group manages all aspects of the CEF coalition, including advocacy, press outreach, membership retention and development, events, weekly updates, and weekly membership meetings. Principal Joel Packer, in addition to serving his other education clients, also serves as CEF’s Executive Director. Joel’s expertise in education budget and policy issues immediately led to an improved image for CEF and an increase in membership.

Our team has helped to significantly raise the frequency and quality of communications, issuing updates at least weekly that summarize and analyze congressional and Obama Administration activities. The firm has also increased CEF’s credibility and visibility with policymakers and the media. As Executive Director, Joel has been quoted in numerous media outlets including NPR’s All Things Considered, Marketplace, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Education Week, Education Daily, and The National Review. Click here to read more…

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Case Study on Gibson Guitar Raid

the Gibson Guitar Corporation and confiscated wood, hard drives, and guitars on the suspicion that Gibson had illegally imported Indian hardwood. The story is newsworthy to be sure, and it was covered by the Associated Press, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, NPR, CNN and others. But Fox stands apart from the rest for both the volume and tone of its coverage.

Gibson Guitar Corporation Case Study

Unlike the other news outlets, Fox speculated that the raid was politically motivated, citing the Gibson CEO’s Republican party identification. At the same time, Fox largely omitted important background information that sheds light on why Gibson may have been targeted. Fox also linked the story to narratives about the Obama administration, regulation and jobs — in line with Congressional Republicans who have incorporated the Gibson case into their broader criticisms of the administration. Click here to read more…

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Case Study on Media Industry, India

Mint is the business daily launched by HT Media Ltd. With the collaboration of the Wall Street Journal which is the most authoritative business daily in the world of newspaper for over 100 year. It is the world’s largest and most respected business news platform. The purpose behind mint was the robust growth of the… [continues]

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