APCO Worldwide, No. 2-ranked PR operation in the O’Dwyer rankings with documented fees of $118 million in 2014, said it is in talks with investors who would replace American merchant bank WindRiver as the main investor.
Seven staffers of Peppercomm performed stand-up comedy at the Broadway Comedy Club last night for the dual purpose of sharpening their presentation skills and benefiting the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
The ideal candidates for jobs at Edelman, Finn Partners and Peppercomm have an agency background, have a network of contacts built up over the years, and can get along well with fellow staffers, a PRSA/New York meeting was told last night.
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