Another ex-journalist-turned-PR is at the centre of a whale fishing/spy scandal PR disaster in Australia, proving that a decent hack doth not a good flack make! IMHO, it’s often professionally flexible ex-journos who give PR practitioners a bad name.
Despite allegations that the New Zealand PR lied to the air charter companies when booking charter flights for his pro-whaling Japanese clients, this high-flying “PR” has remained non-contactable since the story broke. http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2010/01/06/2786632.htm
Thanks to Mr Lexus for the nod. Readallabahtit!