GroundFloor Media Hires Two Senior Public Relations Managers

Addition of seasoned PR pros helps position agency to address continued booming demand for its services

Boulder, CO – August 5, 2004 – GroundFloor Media, Inc. (GFM), a Boulder-based public relations firm, announced today it has hired Wendy Artman and Dave Webb as senior public relations managers. Artman and Webb will help run key accounts such as America on the Move, etalk and Indicative Software. Between them, Artman and Webb have more than thirty years of experience in PR and communications.

Artman began her career in Washington, D.C., where she learned the ropes of crisis communications. She later led the PR team of BVK/McDonald, a national, full-service ad agency in Milwaukee, WI. Before joining GroundFloor Media, Artman ran her own PR agency, and had clients such as the John Deere Pavilion, The National Indian Gaming Association, and Crescent Moon Snowshoes.

Webb was also the director of the Hoffman Agency's Denver office and during a six-year period oversaw management of accounts that included Hewlett-Packard, Quantum, and Gadzoox Networks. Before joining Hoffman, Webb was the corporate communications manager for Seagate Technology. Webb is also a former business journalist, and has written for a variety of high-tech publications.

"Our entire business model is based on the philosophy of hiring only seasoned, senior-level PR professionals," said Laura Love, founder and president of GroundFloor Media. "With Wendy Artman and Dave Webb, we're bringing experience and talent to bear on the market demand we're seeing for our services. The high caliber of our account people is the main reason we continue to grow so quickly, as our reputation is built upon the fact that our clients know their accounts are being well taken care of."

About GroundFloor Media
GroundFloor Media (GFM) is a Colorado-based public relations agency. Founded in April 2001, the agency was named a Colorado “success story” by PR Week. GFM develops customized public relations campaigns for clients nationwide across many sectors including technology, hospitality, healthcare, venture capital, services and government sectors. GFM’s unique business model has been featured in Entrepreneur, PR Week, PR News, The Denver Post, The Boulder County Business Report and The Boulder Daily Camera. Clients include MolsonCoors, CENTRIX Financial, The 2006 National Games of the Special Olympics, Morris Animal Foundation, Wild Divine and MX Logic. For more information, call 303.865.8119. For a complete list of clients and capabilities, visit