Contact O'Dwyer's: 271 Madison Ave., #600, New York, NY 10016; Tel: 212/679-2471 or Toll Free: 866/395-7710
O'Dwyer's Inside News of Public Relations & Marketing Communications - odwyerpr.com O'Dwyer's Sep. '16 Beauty/Fashion & Lifestyle PR Magazine
 Sign In | Subscribe | Free E-Mail Newsletter rss,facebook,twitter
 
rss facebook twitter Sign-Up for O'Dwyer's Weekly E-mail Newsletter

 

  


Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Brands Failing to Engage Consumers Online
By Jon Gingerich
 
Kantar TNS Brands are struggling to engage consumers online, according to findings in a recent survey of global digital behaviors by Kantar TNS.
Category: Social Media
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Trump Must Check Habit of Personalizing Responses
By Bodine Williams
 
Bodine WilliamsTrump lost the debate because he failed to pivot from “I” to the presidential ”we” which made the evening more about him than the American people. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs Commentary
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Why Heather Bresch Should Fire Herself
By Fraser Seitel
 
Fraser SeitelAfter coming under fire for inflating the cost of its life-saving EpiPens, Mylan responded to the crisis only to have CEO Heather Bresch snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.
Category: Crisis Communications
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
HIPPEAS Picks M&C Saatchi PR
By Editorial Staff
 
Bag of HIPPEASGreen Park Brands, which makes the HIPPEAS assortment of organic chickpea puffs, hopes to compete in the crowded U.S. salty snack market.
Category: Food & Beverage PR
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Tachover Tells FCC Radiation Sickness Is “Epidemic”
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Devra TachoverDevra Tachover, Wi-Fi healthcare advocate who was instrumental in getting Wi-Fi routers shut down in Haifa schools earlier this year, told the FCC Sept. 22 that there is an “epidemic” of radiation sickness.

Category: Healthcare PR
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Text100 Calls Cumello for Global CFO Spot
By Jon Gingerich
 
Peter Cumello Text100 has appointed Peter Cumello its global chief financial officer.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Uber PR Exec Hourdajian to Canaan Partners
By Editorial Staff
 
nairi hourdajianNairi Hourdajian, a Glover Park Group alum who was Uber's first communications executive, is leaving the ride-hailing service for a top post at venture capital firm Canaan Partners.
Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Sep. 29, 2016
Deepwater Horizon Movie Gets Facts Mostly Right with '10 BP Oil Spill; Samsung's Latest Nightmare is Exploding Washing Machines; Ivanka Stops Doing Interviews
By Editorial Staff
 
Deepwater HorizonEntertainment Deepwater Horizon gets the facts mostly right with 2010 BP oil spill (Wash. Post)

Samsung Latest PR nightmare is exploding washing machines (Money)

Trump Ivanka has stopped doing interviews at exactly the wrong time (Wash. Post)

Wells Fargo CEO's pay docked, former employees file billions in lawsuits (TriplePundit)

Reputation Lego is the U.K.'s most trusted brand (The Drum)

Tesla Model S owners report widespread software glitch (TorqueNews)

Media Time Inc. is increasing its reliance on outside contributors (Digiday)
Category: PR Links
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Southard, Freeman to Merge
By Jon Gingerich
 
Southard
Freeman
Southard Communications and Freeman Public Relations plan to merge, forming a new agency that will debut at the beginning of next year.
Category: PR Firms
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
White Walks to Krupp Kommunications
By Jon Gingerich
 
Dina WhiteDina White has been named vice president of media relations at publishing, lifestyle and entertainment agency Krupp Kommunications.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
DuJour’s Binn Joins Jetsmarter
By Jon Gingerich
 
JetSmarterPrivate jet marketplace Jetsmarter has appointed DuJour Media publisher Jason Binn to serve as its executive director.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Resound Reps GameOn
By Jon Gingerich
 
GameOnResound Marketing has been named agency of record for sports mobile app GameOn.
Category: News of Accounts
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
PAN to Help RoOomy Visualize Sales
By Editorial Staff
 
rooomy logoPAN Communications has been selected as AOR for roOomy, an app which lets you turn 2D images into a 3D model so you can easily visualize living spaces.
Category: Technology PR
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Doctors Warn Children on Cellphone Use
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

American Academy of PediatricsChildren should hold cellphones away from bodies, use speaker phone or send text messages, and avoid calls in cars, elevators, trains and buses, says the American Academy of Pediatrics. (2 reader comments)

Category: Healthcare PR
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Bradsher Diagnoses Communications for Psychiatrists
By Editorial Staff
 
tanya bradsherVeteran military and government communicator moves to the American Psychiatric Association as chief of communications for the Arlington, Va.-based trade group. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Biggest Hurdle Facing Trump's New Hotel in D.C.; Masters Champ's Brother Says U.S. Golfers are 'Fat, Stupid, Greedy'; Pocket-Friendly PR; Cyber-Security Central to Rep
By Editorial Staff
 
Trump Washington, D.C.Trump Biggest hurdle facing Trump's new D.C. hotel might be himself (Washingtonian)

Ryder Cup Masters champ's brother says U.S. golfers are 'fat, stupid, greedy' (Golf Mag.)

Prof. Dev. Guide to conducting pocket-friendly PR (YourStory)

Reputation Why cyber-security is central to your reputation (CIO Insight)

PR Industry Global PR services will experience a compound annual growth rate of 8% through 2020 (BusinessWire)

Economy Delation needs better PR (ForexLive)

Media Tribune Media sells three marquee properties for $430M (PR Newswire)

Brexit Britain's reputation as an agenda-setter for foreign aid is in doubt (Descrier)

Foreign Policy Is it time to drive a stake into the heart of the American credibility myth? (War on the Rocks)
Category: PR Links
Tue., Sep. 27, 2016
Gabon Gets Ogilvy Media Counsel
By Jon Gingerich
 
Gabonese RepublicOgilvy Public Relations has been hired to push earned media opportunities with the political press on behalf of the Gabonese Republic. (1 reader comment)
Category: Lobbying
Tue., Sep. 27, 2016
Next Fifteen Acquires Pinnacle
By Jon Gingerich
 
next 15Coinciding with the release of its half-year financial results, Next Fifteen announced its acquisition of London-based tech and digital media agency Pinnacle Marketing Communications.
Category: Marketing Communications

O'Dwyer's Poll:
Trump - Clinton Debate at Hofstra University
After round 1 of Trump v. Clinton, undecideds will:
Jump to Hillary
Jump to Trump
Stay on fence
Move to Canada
View past polls
Rank Your Firm With O'Dwyer's
Snapshots - 10/17/08
 
O'Dwyer's NL
Sep. 26, 2016
O'Dwyer's Newsletter O'Dwyer's Newsletter
Back issues
 
Sep. '16
Beauty/Fashion & Lifestyle PR
O'Dwyer's Sept. Beauty/Fashion & Lifestyle PR Magazine O'Dwyer's Sept. Beauty & Fashion PR Magazine
Aug. '16
Financial PR/IR & Professional Svcs. PR
O'Dwyer's August Financial PR/IR & Prof. Svcs. PR Magazine O'Dwyer's August Financial PR/IR & Prof. Svcs. PR Magazine
Jul. '16
Travel & Tourism PR
O'Dwyer's Travel & Tourism PR Magazine O'Dwyer's Travel & Tourism PR Magazine
O'Dwyer's magazine back issues
 
Commentary &
Prof. Development:
Thu., Sep. 29
Trump Must Check Habit of Personalizing Responses
By Bodine Williams
Bodine Williams

Thu., Sep. 29
Why Heather Bresch Should Fire Herself
By Fraser Seitel
Fraser Seitel

Mon., Sep. 26
Do Newspaper Readers Want “Puppy Dogs” or Real News?
By Jack O'Dwyer

Mon., Sep. 26
Pitching Broadcast: How to Get Your News on the News
By Stacey GrimsrudStacey Grimsrud

Fri., Sep. 23
The Bully Pulpit Isn’t for Bullies
By Joe Honick
Joe Honick

Fri., Sep. 23
Election PR Opportunity: Show Who Benefits!
By Ronald N. LevyRonald N. Levy

Thu., Sep. 22
How Hillary Wins the Debates
By Fraser Seitel
Fraser Seitel

Wed., Sep. 21
Cable TV: Not on Top of the News
By Arthur Solomonarthur solomon

Tue., Sep. 20
The Impossible Standard of Vetting in a Post 9/11 Era
By Eric Lebson
Eric Lebson

*Find more commentary & prof. development under these categories:
--Crisis Comms.

--Financial Mgmt.
--Professional Dev.
--Public Affairs

--Public Relations

 
PR RFPs:
Mon., Sep. 19
Port of Browsville Eyes PR
Port of Brownsville, TX

Fri., Sep. 16
California Therapists Review PR
Physical therapy

Wed., Sep. 14
Silicon Valley Eyes Campaign Against Payday Lending
Payday lending

Fri., Sep. 2
Committee to Protect Journalists Seeks PR Firm
CPJ logo

Thu., Sep. 1
Art Non-Profit Seeks Event Planning PR
Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation

*For a full list of RFPs back to the beginning of 2016 and earlier, go to: O'Dwyer's RFP
archive

 
Edelman Trust Barometer Edelman Trust Barometer 2013
5WPR NYC Public Relations Firm
 
Mediaco by Weber Shandwick
 
O'Dwyer's PR Firm Rankings Seal2016 Rankings
of PR Firms

Rankings by '15 net fees with separate charts for 12 PR specialties such as healthcare, tech and travel. Look up firms in key cities like New York, Chicago and Los Angeles.
 
Top 10 PR firms for 2016:
1. Edelman, NY - $840,923,379
2. APCO Worldwide, D.C. - $119,858,300
3. WE, Wash. - $98,782,000
4. W2O Group, San Fran. - $95,010,000
5. Ruder Finn, NY - $74,000,000
6. Finn Partners, New York - $71,481,000
7. LEWIS, San Fran. - $68,585,000
8. ICR, CT - $56,208,757
9. Zeno Group, New York - $47,343,821
10. PadillaCRT, New York - $34,813,666
Full ranking of firms >>
Become an O'Dwyer's Ranked PR Firm
 
Edelman - Show Up Differently Edelman - Show Up Differently
 
Peppercomm
 

Is your resume up-to-date on O'Dwyer's?

- Expose your resume to top employers who search the database daily. No contact information is shared with the employer unless you say so.

- Search open jobs and weed out any irrelevant ones using robust search filters.

- Be the first to get job alerts when a job that meets your criteria is posted.

 
Find The Right PR Firm
Search:

Download PDF of
'16 directory
O'Dwyer's Directory of PR Firms O'Dwyer's Directory

- Alphabetically
- Geographically
- PR Specialty

2011 O'Dwyer's Directory of PR Firms 2011 O'Dwyer's Directory of PR Firms O'Dwyer's Directory of PR Firms

O'Dwyer's is the
#1 source for researching outside PR counsel.

Add your firm to our online database and let O’Dwyer’s help you to expand your PR firm locally, nationally and globally.

O'Dwyer's is the only place you can look up a company (e.g., Microsoft, Nike, Starbucks) and determine its outside PR counsel.

Try it out!


Compare terms using: AND    OR

How To Hire A PR Firm
By Jack O’Dwyer
Public relations covers such a broad array of communications services these days that defining it has become harder than ever. Read more...
 
List Your Firm With O'Dwyer's
 
Copernio
 
inVentiv Health: Millennial Mindset
 
O'Dwyer's PR Magazine
O'Dwyer's Magazine O'Dwyer's Magazine

O'Dwyer's magazine, now in its 30th year, is the #1 publication for PR and marketing communications pros.

 
Advertise With O'Dwyer's
 
2016 Editorial Calendar:
January, PR Buyer's Guide/Crisis Comms.
February, Environmental PR & Public Affairs
March, Food & Beverage PR
April, Broadcast Media Svcs. & Social Media PR
May, PR Firm Rankings
June, Multicultural/Diversity & Int'l PR
July, Travel & Tourism PR
August, Financial PR/IR & Prof. Svcs. PR
September, Beauty/Fashion & Lifestyle PR
October, Healthcare & Medical PR
November: Technology PR
December: Entertainment & Sports PR
 
Each month a different area of PR is examined and firms with strengths in the focus area are profiled.
 
Submit Profile for O'Dwyer's Magazine
 
The 2014 Extending Your Brand to Employees Conference
Strategic Internal Communications Conference
3rd Annual Internal Comms. & Situational Messaging
Corporate Social Media Summit
3rd Internal Branding & Employee Engagement Conference
The Communicator Awards: Deadline March 9, 2012
Reputation Preservation and Crisis Communication Summit (Mar. 5-6) New York
MyPRGenie
PR Services & Products
O'Dwyer's Magazine O'Dwyer's Magazine
Shop in 54 categories:

- Broadcast Monitoring
- Crisis Management
- Editorial Distribution
- Electronic Newsfeeds/ Satellite Services
- Executive Search
- Integrated Marketing & PR
- Interactive/Multimedia Services
- Media Training
- Newswires
- Press Release Distribution
- Public Service Announcements

- Radio
- Research
- Satellite Media Tours
- Search Engine Optimization
- Social Media
- Speakers Service
- TV Production
- Video Production & Editing
- Webcasting
- Website Development

See all PR service companies...

 
Add Your PR Service or Product
 

Web Links:
 
- PR Blogs
- Public Relations/Media
- Newswires
- Networks
- Int'l News
- More News
- Health Resources
- Media Watchdogs
- U.S. Government
- U.S. Newspapers
- U.S. Magazines
O'Dwyer's Newsletter PDF

 

GroupHigh Outreach Marketing Virtual Summit Strategic Employee Engagement & Internal Brand Activation 2015 SIIA CODiE Awards 2015 SIIA CODiE Awards Crisis Response Pro PR Summit - San Francisco G2 Crowd, Write a Review, Get a $15 Amazon Gift Card Karbo Communications When & How: Selling Your PR Firm



Mediaco by Weber Shandwick
 

NEED HELP? john@odwyerpr.com

Subscribe to O'Dwyer's website | Editorial Contacts | Order O'Dwyer Publications | Advertising Info | Contact O'Dwyer's | Terms and Conditions

Copyright © 1998-2016 J.R. O'Dwyer Company, Inc.
271 Madison Ave., #600, New York, NY 10016; Tel: 212/679-2471 or Toll Free: 866/395-7710