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Tue., Sep. 16, 2014
Publicis Chief Levy to Exit
By Kevin McCauley
 
maurice levyMaurice Levy, 72, will step down from the helm of French ad/PR combine Publicis Groupe at the general assembly meeting to approve financials for the fiscal 2016 year.
Category: Marketing Communications
Tue., Sep. 16, 2014
New West Rolls Toll PR
By Kevin McCauley
 
east endNew West of Louisville is handling a $1.7M communications effort to educate the driving public about tolls on downtown bridges.
Category: Public Affairs
 
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Tue., Sep. 16, 2014
Top Walmart PR Exec Resigns in Resume Flap
By Greg Hazley
 
david tovarDavid Tovar, VP of communications and top spokesman for retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, has resigned after the company discovered that he never graduated from college, as stated on his resume.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Sep. 16, 2014
Holton Speaks for Spuds
By Greg Hazley
 
potatoSteve Holton, a former Capitol Hill aide, has joined the Washington-based National Potato Council as director of corporate and public relations.
Category: Public Affairs
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Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Legendary Lobbyist Boggs Dies at 73
By Kevin McCauley
 
tommy boggsLegendary lobbyist Tommy Boggs, "who sat for years at the epicenter of Washington legal and political circles as the city’s marquee name in lobbying and political fund-raising," according to the Washington Post, died today at 73,
Category: Lobbying
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Blog: NFL's Shame Is On Us
By Kevin McCauley
 
nflMedia pundits are howling for the head of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in their quest for a fall guy in the NFL PR crisis surrounding off-the-field violence of "stars" such as Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens and Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings.
Category: Entertainment & Sports PR
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Sard Mines PR Support for Israel Chemicals in IPO
By Greg Hazley
 
potashIsrael Chemicals, the $6.3B fertilizer and specialty chemicals producer based in Tel Aviv, is working with Sard Verbinnen & Co as it slates an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
PR Links of the Day - 9-15-2014
By Greg Hazley
 
Corporate Is your corporate narrative alive or dead? (A. Pedowitz) 
Measurement PR metrics are like apples for pie (C. Penn) 
Comment Enough already, about press releases are dead (D. Reich) 
NFL Goodell has ownership's support as long as sponsors stay(Bloomberg) 
PR Museum to hone image of PR profession (NY Times) 
PR 101 Why do-it-yourself PR is an urban legend (S. Pringle) 
TV Mixed social reactions to 'The View' premiere (LR)
Category: PR Links
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Cision, Vocus Acquire Social Media Analytics Provider Visible
By Greg Hazley
 
visibleThe combined Vocus and Cision have acquired Visible Technologies, the New York-based social media monitoring and analytics company.
Category: PR Services
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Kekst Handles Potential Sale of No. 2 Newspaper Co.
By Kevin McCauley
 
dmfKekst and Company is handling the possible sale of Digital First Media Co., the nation's second biggest newspaper company based in circulation.
Category: Media News
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
R&R Partners Aids Victim's Family in Child Uzi Shooting
By Greg Hazley
 
vacca familyR&R Partners' Phoenix office is providing PR support to the family of Charlie Vacca, the gun range instructor who was shot and killed last month by a 9-year-old girl.
Category: Crisis Communications
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Ethical Test for PRSA: How it Runs Contest for Chair-Elect
By Jack ODwyer
 

prsaBlake Lewis is opposing Mark McClennan for chair-elect of PRSA -- the first contested election since 2000. The battle of Joann Killeen and Art Stevens generated charges of impropriety.

Category: PRSA
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
Uncle Sam Ups Communications Spending
By Kevin McCauley
 
uncle samThe Small Business Government Communications Network has released its Federal Communications & Creative Services Report, finding that 2013 spending rose 17.2 percent to $1.7B.
Category: Economic Development
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
Nicolazzo: Latest NFL 'Violation' Is Manifestation of Systemic Problems
By Richard Nicolazzo
 

richard nicolazzoIt’s clear that the NFL office poorly managed the Ray Rice case and is suffering fallout from all sides.

 
Category: Reputation
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
CVS Health Hires Langowski
By Kevin McCauley
 
mary-langowskiCVS Health has named Mary Langowski executive VP for strategy, policy and market development effective Oct. 14.
Category: Lobbying
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
PR Jobs of the Week
By Greg Hazley
 
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Category: PR Jobs
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
PR Links of the Day - 9-12-2014
By Greg Hazley
 
PR Fail CNBC writer gets pay-to-play pitch (CNBC) 
History Ex-White House press sec. tweets gripping 9/11 account(Time) 
Monitoring Fox News suffers major legal defeat to TVEyes (HR) 
Trends 3 reasons to kill influencer marketing (HBR) 
Food 3 forthcoming food trends you need to know about (J. Stas) 
List The 50 best PR people in tech in 2014 (BI) 
PA Vikings PA exec's home investigated for arson (KMSP) 
9/11 Here's what brands tweeted right before their 9/11 tributes(Consumerist)
Category: PR Links
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
ICR Advises IPO-bound Industrial Landlord
By Greg Hazley
 
indcorIndCor Properties, the Blackstone Group-owned indstrial real estate company slated an IPO expected to raise up to $1B, is working with ICR for financial communications.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
Transcript, Video of 'Trial of PR' Are Provided
By Jack ODwyer
 

mock trialA 16-page transcript of the "Trial of PR" staged by PRSA/New York has been purchased by the O’Dwyer Co. for access by readers.

Category: PR Ethics
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
Honick: Political Hatred Weakens US
By Joe Honick
 
joe honickAmerican political leadership fails to find some means to show we all care for the good of the nation more than knocking off political opponents.
Category: Public Affairs
 
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