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Tue., Apr. 28, 2015
Florida Reviews Citrus PR Account
By Greg Hazley
 
orangeThe Florida Dept. of Citrus has planted a review of its seven-figure PR and marketing accounts.
Category: RFPs
Tue., Apr. 28, 2015
Hillary Clinton: Return of the PR Robber Baron
By Fraser Seitel
 

In an approach reminiscent of the robber barons, Hillary Clinton has adopted a PR strategy of 'radio silence' over the mounting charges of malfeasance, thumbing her snoot at all the nosy reporters and their prying questions.

 
Category: Public Affairs Commentary
 
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Tue., Apr. 28, 2015
Review: Global Muckraking:100 Years of Investigative Journalism From Around the World
By Kevin McVicker
 
Global MuckrakingIn Global Muckraking: 100 Years of Investigative Journalism from Around the World, Anya Schiffrin has compiled examples of effective and eye-opening reporting on a variety of topics on nearly every continent.
Category: Book Review
Tue., Apr. 28, 2015
Embattled NFL Head Roger Goodell Speaks at Off-the-Record PR Seminar
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

pr seminarNational Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell, beset with issues involving head injuries to players and alleged failure to address domestic violence by players, is the top speaker at PR Seminar May 31-June 3 at the Broadmoor, Colorado Springs

Category: Sports
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Tue., Apr. 28, 2015
Next Fifteen Revenue Climbs on Strong US PR Showing
By Greg Hazley
 
nfNext Fifteen Communications reported fiscal 2015 revenue climbed 10.6% to $167.9M on a strong showing in the US and recovery in Europe and Asia.
Category: Marketing Communications
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
Loss Widens at MDC
By Kevin McCauley
 
mdc partnersMDC Partners today reported its Q1 loss grew to $29.7M from $7.5M during last year's period.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
Myners Sits in Edelman's UK Chair
By Kevin McCauley
 
paul mynersPaul Myners, who chaired Huntsworth during its "turbulent" year capped by the departure of CEO Peter Chadlington and plummeting profit, has been tapped as chair of Edelman's UK operation.
Category: International
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
Inventure Foods Gets Comms Counsel in Recall
By Greg Hazley
 
inventureInventure Foods, the frozen foods processor and marketer that has recalled two product lines after listeria was found at a Georgia facility, is leaning on PR and IR counsel through the crisis.
Category: Crisis Communications
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
PR Links of the Day - 4-27-2015
By Greg Hazley
 
Corporate Tesla hit by hackers on Twitter, media relations email accounts (Bloomberg) 
Social 50 companies that get Twitter - and 50 that don't(Harvard Biz) 
Higher Ed A high US News ranking doesn't mean a college is actually good (Vox)
IR 5 keys to communicating a compelling retail investment strategy (D. Calusdian) 
PR Add 'Bruce Jenner Cocktails' to the list of inappropriate PR pitches (R. Kessler) 
Food Chipotle scraps genetically altered food (NY Times) 
Sports Boston 2024 declines to divulge fees to PR firm (Boston Globe)
Sports Will people pay $100 to watch the fight of the century?(LR)
Category: PR Links
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
PR Firms Need to Back Diversity Words with Top Hiring Action
By Mike Paul
 
mike paulThe top 20 global PR firms and top 20 global corporations should hire at least 12 executives of color to demonstrate their commitment to diversity.
Category: Crisis Communications
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
Professional Services Should Embrace Social Media
By Ted Birkhahn
 

ted birkahnProfessional services firms have typically avoided social media communications. For many reasons, however, communicators working in these spaces today must now act like publishers and familiarize themselves with the content needs of their audiences.

Category: Social Media
Mon., Apr. 27, 2015
Journalism Is Satisfying Despite Low $$, Other Problems
By Jack O'Dwyer
 
chris cillizzaThe news that two Pulitzer winners have switched to PR touched off a slew of comments knocking journalism as a career. But Washington Post’s Chris Cillizza is having "more fun than ever."
Category: Media News
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
Otto Stresses Need to Retain, Advance Diverse Talent
By Kevin McCauley
 
capozzi, bursonProcter & Gamble PR legend Charlotte Otto talked about the importance of retaining and advancing diverse talent during her acceptance speech at last night's Paladin Awards dinner of the PRSA Foundation.
Category: PR Firms
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
NBC Entertainment Tunes in Sullivan
By Kevin McCauley
 
chip sullivanChip Sullivan, who was branding guru at Dreamworks, has moved to NBC Entertainment as executive VP-communications.
Category: Media News
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
Interpublic Shaves Loss
By Kevin McCauley
 
ipgInterpublic today reported a $1.8M first-quarter loss, an improvement from the $20.9M year ago deficit, on a 2.4 percent rise in revenues to $1.7B. Organic growth advanced 5.7 percent.
Category: Marketing Communications
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
PR Links of the Day - 4-24-2015
By Greg Hazley
 
Crisis Hillary and the virtues of boring damage control(@ericdezenhall) 
Image Mattel discontinues SeaWorld trainer Barbie, All SW merchandise (Consumerist)
Media Penn St researcher, team earn $1.95M grant to study feel-good news (Romenesko) 
Crisis Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams pulls products in listeria scare(WSJ) 
Data Our obsession with millennials (D. Pinkham) 
DC Former local PR gurus in Mayweather, Pacquiao corners(Wash Times) 
Entertainment Bullock's publicist strikes blow for actresses over 50 (N. McDonald) 
RFP Marketing and PR for The Cary (NC) Theater (PDF)
Category: PR Links
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
'Wall Street Week' Under New Management
By Thomas Walek
 
thomas walekThe reimagined version of the iconic, guest-driven and pun-filled "Wall Street Week" is under new management by a subsidiary of the ubiquitous hedge fund, SkyBridge Capital, and its founder, becoming the latest mile marker on the twisting path of financial services marketing.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
Popeyes Copes with Pregnant Manager Firing
By Greg Hazley
 
popeyesFast-food chicken franchise Popeyes has moved to contain fallout from a Houston TV news report about the firing of a pregnant employee that went viral online and was widely picked up by news outlets.
Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Apr. 24, 2015
AbMac Aids Silicon Valley Gender Bias Plaintiff Ellen Pao
By Greg Hazley
 
ellen paoEllen Pao, the former venture capital partner who made waves in Silicon Valley with a $16M gender discrimination suit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is relying on Abernathy MacGregor Group for PR support.
Category: Public Relations
Thu., Apr. 23, 2015
Virostek Punches in at Diebold
By Kevin McCauley
 
stephen virostekStephen Virostek, who headed investor relations at Computer Sciences Corp. during the past three years, has joined Diebold as VP-IR.
Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
 
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