CBS’ Major Garret Raises the Cases of Amir Hekmati and 3 other Americans Held in Iran

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in News

In a moment that was both tense and extraordinary, CBS’ Major Garrett asked the President about the plight of former Marine Amir Hekmati and the other 3 Americans who remain held hostage in Iran following yesterday’s announced deal on Iran’s nuclear program.

Montel Williams Joins MSNBC’s Jose Diaz Balart on The Plight of Amir Hekmati

Posted by on Jul 15, 2015 in News

Williams joined MSNBC’s Jose Diaz Balart to discuss the plight of Amir Hekmati and the 3 other Americans who remain held hostage in Iran following yesterday’s announcement of a nuclear deal with Iran.

Montel Williams on Donald Trump

Posted by on Jul 9, 2015 in News

Williams joined CNN Tonight’s Don Lemon Wednesday to discuss Trump’s “candidacy” and a new op-ed titled “Trump: America’s Reality Show Candidate.”

The Tom Brady Saga: How Not To Respond To A Crisis

The Tom Brady Saga: How Not To Respond To A Crisis

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in News

One of the oldest adages in crisis management is, “What you did matters less than how you respond.”  Regardless of whether Tom Brady is guilty or innocent, this may be one of the worst crisis responses in sports history. The media’s response to the “deflategate report” should have come as no shock to Brady or […]

Statement of Jonathan Franks on behalf of Montel Williams Regarding Today’s Alex Jones Show

Statement of Jonathan Franks on behalf of Montel Williams Regarding Today’s Alex Jones Show

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in News

Jones, who constantly rants about so called “false flags” threw up one of his own today by claiming his dispute with Montel Williams has to do with Jones’ support for veterans – he knows full well it’s about Jones’ almost compulsive claims that school shootings are staged events – a claims he knows full well […]

How Pearson Bungled Allegations of Spying on Kids Taking PARCC

How Pearson Bungled Allegations of Spying on Kids Taking PARCC

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in News

There may exist no greater third rail in Public Relations than business activities that lead to a perception of impropriety, no matter how tangential, in dealings with children.  This week, the media caught up with what groups like the “Badass Teachers Association” have been saying for weeks – that during this month’s administration of the already […]

Statement of Jonathan Franks, Spokesman for Montel Williams, Regarding the New York Department of Financial Services Consent Order

Statement of Jonathan Franks, Spokesman for Montel Williams, Regarding the New York Department of Financial Services Consent Order

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in News

Statement of Jonathan Franks, Spokesman for Montel Williams, regarding the New York Department of Financial Services Consent Order “Today, the New York Department of Financial Services entered into a Consent Order with Selling Source and Mr. Williams. Mr. Williams is a spokesperson for Selling Source’s affiliate, MoneyMutual. This Consent Order resolves an investigation into whether […]

Andrew Tahmooressi Statement on State of the Union

Posted by on Jan 22, 2015 in News

Statement of Jonathan Franks, family spokesman, on behalf of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi: “Andrew is extremely grateful that Representative Duncan Hunter (R-CA), as well as other members, invited him to attend the President’s State of the Union speech on Tuesday evening. He realizes that many were upset that the President did not recognize him by name […]

Tahmooressi Family Statement – Interview with Greta Van Susteren

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Jonathan Franks | jonathan@lucidpublicrelations.com | @lucidjonfranks “This morning Andrew sat down for a lengthy interview with Greta Van Susteren from Fox News. The interview was lengthy and very emotional.  As I said he would at the time of his release, Andrew has spoken for himself.  We will let Fox News provide […]

Tahmooressi Family Update: November 2nd

Posted by on Nov 3, 2014 in News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact:  Jonathan Franks  | jonathan@lucidpublicrelations.com | TWITTER: @lucidjonfranks Statement of Jonathan Franks, spokesman for Tahmooressi Family: “Andrew is doing well, and is enjoying spending time with family and friends.  The family continues to ask for time and space at this time.  There is no timetable for Andrew giving any interviews.” We are releasing […]