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Tue., Sep. 1, 2015
APCO's Williams Decamps for Qorvis
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Adam WilliamsAdam Williams, who was handling media relations for APCO Worldwide, has moved to Qorvis MSLGROUP to do strategic communications, media relations and PA work.
Category: PR Firms
Mon., Aug. 31, 2015
Lewi Dies at 81
By Kevin McCauley
 
Ed LewiEd Lewi, founder of Ed Lewi Assocs. in upstate New York, died Aug. 29. He was 81.
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Mon., Aug. 31, 2015
F/W/V Connects with K4
By Kevin McCauley
 
French West VaughanFrench/West/Vaughan has lined up K4Connect, Raleigh-based technology integration developer of 'smart homes'
for seniors.
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Fri., Aug. 28, 2015
JeffreyGroup Expands Latin American Footprint
By Kevin McCauley
 
Clarissa OliveiraMiami-based JeffreyGroup has added political and economics reporter Clarissa Oliveira to head its new office in Brasilia.
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Thu., Aug. 27, 2015
H+K Taps Veteran Duo
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Edgar & KrutchikHill+Knowlton hires former Dallas Morning News deputy managing editor and Allison+Partners veteran.
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Tue., Aug. 25, 2015
PR Heavyweight Smyth Joins Edelman
By Kevin McCauley
 
Ted SmythTed Smyth is now vice chair and chief of staff to Richard Edelman, who presides over the No. 1 independent firm.
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Mon., Aug. 24, 2015
Friedman Files in at Marino
By Kevin McCauley
 
Michelle FriedmanMichelle Friedman, who was communications director for the New York City Coalition Against Hunger, has joined The Marino Organization strategic PR shop.
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Tue., Aug. 18, 2015
FleishmanHillard VC Takes Helm at MSLGroup
By Kevin McCauley
 
guillaume herbetteGuillaume Herbette, vice chairman of FleishmanHillard, will take the helm at MSLGroup on Aug. 24.
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Mon., Aug. 17, 2015
H+K Plants Balsam at US CEO Helm
By Kevin McCauley
 
balsamBeth Balsam, managing director of Citizen Relations' New York outpost, is joining Hill+Knowlton Strategies to take  the US/CEO reins from Mike Coates, Americas CEO.
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Fri., Aug. 14, 2015
Veteran Journo to Burson-Marsteller
By Greg Hazley
 
brett pulleyBrett Pulley, dean of Hampton University's Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications, has taken a senior advisor role with Burson-Marsteller.
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Thu., Aug. 13, 2015
Burson's Goldstein to Ogilvy's Corporate Practice
By Greg Hazley
 
goldsteinNancy Goldstein, a VP for Burson-Marsteller, has moved to Ogilvy PR in New York to lead its work for 3D Systems, the 3D printing pioneer.
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Wed., Aug. 12, 2015
Al Golin Joins Golin Staffers in Volunteer Work
By Kevin McCauley
 
golinAl Golin (86) volunteered today at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana site at Lurie Children’s Hospital as part of Golin's week-long celebration of his birthday.
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Mon., Aug. 3, 2015
Newman Quits MSL/NA Prexy Post
By Kevin McCauley
 
paul newmanPaul Newman, president of Publicis Groupe's MSLGroup operation, quits after a year and half of service and recent corporate revamp.
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Fri., Jul. 24, 2015
Didit Adds Another NY PR Shop
By Greg Hazley
 
jb cumberlandDidit, the Long Island-based digital marketing shop, has acquired its third PR shop in the past year, snapping up New York-based JB Cumberland PR.
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Thu., Jul. 23, 2015
Publicis Posts 1.2% Organic Growth
By Kevin McCauley
 

Publicis Groupe CEO Maurice Levy today reported a 1.2 percent organic growth rate during the first-half, driven largely by a robust performance from digital activities that generate 51 percent of overall business.

 
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Tue., Jul. 21, 2015
Nadal Quits MDC
By Kevin McCauley
 
nadalMiles Nadal, founder/CEO of MDC Partners, has quit the ad/PR combine amid the continuing Securities and Exchange probe into his expenses.
Category: PR Firms
Mon., Jul. 20, 2015
Plain Dealer Managing Editor Takes PR Post with Hennes
By Greg Hazley
 
thom fladungThom Fladung, managing editor of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, has moved to PR as a VP with Hennes Communications in Cleveland.
Category: PR Firms
Thu., Jul. 16, 2015
Ross Decamps from Ogilvy to Head APCO DC
By Greg Hazley
 
lisa osborne rossLisa Osborne Ross, EVP and corporate and PA practice head for Ogilvy PR in Washington, has decamped to head APCO Worldwide's DC office.
Category: PR Firms
Thu., Jul. 9, 2015
Teneo Bulks Up in UK with Two Acquisitions
By Greg Hazley
 
teneoTeneo has acquired UK-based PR firms Blue Rubicon and StockWell to bolster the firm's existing operations in the country and reach throughout Europe.
Category: PR Firms
Tue., Jul. 7, 2015
Labor Costs Cut Into PR Firm Profitability
By Greg Hazley
 
rick gouldPR agency profitability inched up to 16.2% last year, a marginal climb from 2013 but still below pre-recession levels of nearly 20%, according to an annual survey by Gould+Partners.
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