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A Note to UNDER ARMOUR's PR Folk

  • I wrote  this on a Facebook comment section of Under Armour’s advertising of a sports bra that the brilliant Misty Copeland was wearing.  It’s in response to another person telling me that Kevin Plank (CEO of Under Armour) really wasn’t saying all that much…. 
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Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Walks Back Trump Praise after Backlash from Brand’s Top Celebrity Endorsers

article via thegrio.com

BALTIMORE (AP) — The CEO of Baltimore-based sports apparel company Under Armour is responding to criticism he received after calling President Donald Trump “an asset to the country.” … 137 more words

Community

Under Armour CEO Does Pro-Trump Damage Control

Under Armour CEO and founder Kevin Plank is still doing Trump-related damage control.

Plank has struggled to figure out his company’s messaging in President Donald Trump’s America. 524 more words

Retail

Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Clarifies ‘Pro-Trump’ Comments as Analyst Slams Stock

Under Armour founder and CEO is addressing the backlash he received after making several comments earlier this month that were deemed pro-Trump.

In an open letter published in The Baltimore Sun today, Plank said his statements during a CNBC interview — during which he referred to President Donald Trump as “a real asset” to businesses and a “highly passionate” person — did not accurately reflect his intent. 372 more words

Kevin Plank Responds To Criticism Over Pro-Trump Comments

Baltimore (WJZ) – Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank continues to respond to criticism over comments he made about President Trump.

Plank’s words sparked backlash even some of the company’s star athletes spoke out.  412 more words

Local

Kevin Plank, what were you thinking?

Having been inoculated against corporate gobbledygook, I was not sure what Kevin Plank meant the other day on CNBC when he said he admires people who “publish and iterate” rather than think too much. 40 more words

Breaking News - Baltimore

Under Armour on Trump: 'We Are Against a Travel Ban'

Under Armour’s CEO Kevin Plank has received widespread criticism for comments he made regarding President Donald Trump’s pro-business values, with some coming from the brand’s highest profile ambassadors. 414 more words

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