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Wed., Sep. 21, 2016
O'Malley Hansen Acquires Alpaytac
By Jon Gingerich
 
O'Malley Hansen CommunicationsO'Malley Hansen Communications has acquired Chicago-based brand and social media agency Alpaytac Public Relations.
Category: PR Firms
Wed., Sep. 21, 2016
Finn Partners, Stagwell Launch Joint Venture
By Jon Gingerich
 
Finn PartnersStagwell Group has made a preferred stock investment in Finn Partners. The two agencies will now launch a new jointly-owned PR agency titled Wye Communications
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Sep. 20, 2016
Matter Taps Mladenoff as President
By Editorial Staff
 
Mandy MladenoffMatter Communications has elevated Mandy Mladenoff to president of the 13-year-old Massachusetts-based firm.
Category: PR Firms
Thu., Sep. 15, 2016
Bully Pulpit Gets Incite, Obama Alums' PR Shop
By Editorial Staff
 
ben laboltWashington-based Bully Pulpit Interactive, a Democrat-aligned digital marketing shop, has acquired The Incite Agency, the PR agency of former Obama administration communications hands Robert Gibbs and Ben LaBolt.
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Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
FH Alum DeVito Heads Digital for Levick
By Editorial Staff
 
kathryn devitoKathryn DeVito, a partner and senior VP for FleishmanHillard's digital practice in Washington, has shuffled to Levick, Washington, D.C., as a senior VP and head of digital.
Category: PR Firms
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
Sony Pictures TV Casts Weitz for PR
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Stacy WeitzStacy Weitz, senior VP for PMK*BNC, has moved in-house with Sony Pictures Television as VP of corporate communications.
Category: PR Firms
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016
Uproar Takes New York
By Editorial Staff
 
lindsay plattsOrlando's Uproar PR has opened a New York outpost, its fourth office, with plans to staff up to 20. 
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Tue., Aug. 23, 2016
Ogilvy Ups Risi on Massey Exit
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Jennifer RisiOgilvy PR has upped Jennifer Risi to global chief communications officer with the exit of Robyn Massey, who held the post for the past year.
Category: PR Firms
Wed., Aug. 17, 2016
Project Acquires Brooklyn PR Agency Praytell
By Editorial Staff
 
andy prayDetroit agency network Project has acquired Brooklyn PR shop Praytell, a four-year-old firm with outposts in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Austin.
Category: PR Firms
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
Edelman Bay Area Chief to Weber Shandwick
By Editorial Staff
 
Wayne HickeyWayne Hickey, who led Edelman's Bay Area operations, has returned to Weber Shandwick as a senior tech exec in San Francisco.
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016
A PR Agency's Greatest Asset: A Number Two
By Art Stevens
 
art stevensIf agency owner's don't have a reliable and trustworthy second in command, who will run the business and preserve the assets when something unforseen happens?
Category: PR Firms
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016
Caldwell Takes Crisis Post at Cerrell
By Editorial Staff
 
caldwellAlan Caldwell, southern California communications manager for Shell, has moved to Cerrell Associates as VP of media relations and crisis communication, as well as the firm's first chief diversity strategist. 
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016
Coyne Restructures, Cuts 28
By Editorial Staff
 
tom coyneCoyne has cut 28 staffers in administration and digital amid a restructuring at the Parsippany, N.J.-based firm led by Tom Coyne. 
Category: PR Firms
Wed., Jul. 27, 2016
FitzGibbon Alums, Van Jones in Social Justice PR Shop
By Editorial Staff
 
Megaphone StrategiesPolitical pundit and social activist Van Jones has teamed with progressive PR pro Molly Haigh to form Megaphone Strategies, a Washington-based media strategy firm.
Category: PR Firms
Mon., Jul. 25, 2016
New Name for Hammond
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Lou Hammond GroupNew York-based Lou Hammond & Associates has changed its name to Lou Hammond Group and installed a new corporate identity.
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Tue., Jul. 19, 2016
Ketchum Ups Rafferty to President
By Editorial Staff
 
barri raffertyKetchum has elevated North American head Barri Rafferty to president of the firm, as CEO Rob Flaherty trades the president title for a chairman role.
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Jul. 19, 2016
Teneo Acquires Ireland's PSG
By Editorial Staff
 
psgTeneo, the global advisory firm, has acquired Dublin-based PSG Communications, a 55-staffer Ireland PR heavyweight.
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Jun. 28, 2016
MWWPR Brings in Shapiro in LA
By Editorial Staff
 
wendi shapiroWendi Shapiro, senior VP for Murphy O'Brien PR, has moved to MWWPR to lead its consumer marketing practice in the Western region from Los Angeles.
Category: PR Firms
Fri., Jun. 17, 2016
Edelman Boosts Crisis Offering
By Editorial Staff
 
rethmeierBlain Rethmeier, a former PR advisor to President George W. Bush and top exec of the travel and insurance industry's trade groups, has moved to Edelman as managing director of its West Coast crisis and risk practice.
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Jun. 7, 2016
Gardner to Qorvis MSL with CSR Focus
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Joshua GardnerJosuha Gardner, a communications advisor for Luntz Global, has moved to Qorvis MSLGroup as a VP.
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