Is all publicity indeed good publicity?
Sean Rad’s interview with the Evening Standard, in which he misused the word "sodomy," counted his sexual conquests out loud, and said he researched a critical journalist, got a lot of attention this week.
His timing couldn’t have been worse. Parent company Match Group went so far as to disassociate itself from Rad in an SEC filing just before its Thursday IPO.
But did it matter? Investors weren’t bothered on the stock’s first day of trading, sending it up more than 22%. Have your say in our poll below or tweet at @PRWeekUS.