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Mon., Apr. 6, 2015
APCO, MSL, Nike Alum Stewart Opens PR Shop
By Greg Hazley
 
kirk stewartCorporate and agency alum Kirk Stewart has opened a Los Angeles shop focused on corporate communications work.
Category: Corporate Communications
Mon., Apr. 6, 2015
Ex-Private Equity PR Exec Files Whistleblower Suit
By Greg Hazley
 
tpgAdam Levine, the former PR chief of TPG Capital who was sued by the private equity firm in January, has countered with a whistleblower suit against TPG.
Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Apr. 2, 2015
Lennox Heads IR, Comms for Mass Pharma AMAG
By Greg Hazley
 

amagLinda Lennox, who directed IR and corporate communications at Lantheus Medical Imaging, has moved to Massachusetts-based drug company AMAG Pharmaceuticals as VP of IR and corporate comms.

Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Mar. 26, 2015
Kaminsky Audits Communications for Grant Thornton
By Greg Hazley
 
marci kaminskyMarci Kaminsky, senior VP of corporate relations for The Allstate Corp. has moved to Grant Thornton LLP, as chief communications officer for the Chicago-based US headquarters of the London accounting giant.
Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Mar. 26, 2015
Keen Heads PR for New Hollywood Studio, Broad Green
By Greg Hazley
 
adam keenAdam Keen, VP of PR for Warner Bros. Pictures, has moved to start-up studio Broad Green in Los Angeles as executive VP of corporate comms. and worldwide publicity.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Mar. 24, 2015
Ogilvy Pro Wentzel Moves to B-M
By Kevin McCauley
 
jon wentzelJon Wentzel, most recently executive VP/corporate & PA in Ogilvy PR's western region, has moved to Burson-Marsteller as executive/VP & chief client officer.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Mar. 24, 2015
Times Energy Scribe to Nuclear Energy Institute
By Greg Hazley
 
matthew waldMatthew Wald, the veteran New York Times energy reporter who took a buyout at the end of 2014, is moving to the nuclear power trade group, the Nuclear Energy Institute.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Mar. 24, 2015
Watkins to Serve Communications for Hormel
By Greg Hazley
 
watkinsWendy Watkins, global VP of corporate communications for Delaware North Companies, is joining Hormel Foods as VP of corporate comms. for the food giant.
Category: Corporate Communications
Fri., Mar. 20, 2015
Stillings Forges Top Marketing Role for IronPlanet
By Greg Hazley
 
susan stillingsSusan Stillings, an agency vet of Teneo, Brunswick Group and Edelman, among others, has been named chief marketing officer for online heavy equipment marketplace IronPlanet.
Category: Corporate Communications
Wed., Mar. 18, 2015
Top Ten Advertisers Trim Outlays 4% in `14
By Kevin McCauley
 
The nation's Top Ten advertisers sliced overall ad outlays 4.2 percent to $15.336B in 2014, according to Kantar Media.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Mar. 17, 2015
Latour Tabbed as GE Communications Chief Amid Sheffer Exit
By Greg Hazley
 
gary shefferGary Sheffer, chief communications officer for GE, is retiring after a 16-year career at the Fairfield, Conn.-based conglomerate.
Category: Corporate Communications
Tue., Mar. 17, 2015
P&G's Ex-PR Chief Advises APCO
By Kevin McCauley
 
chris hassallChris Hassall, who once led Procter & Gamble's 1,200-member worldwide communications team, has joined APCO's international advisory board.
Category: Corporate Communications
Mon., Mar. 16, 2015
Blog: GE CEO Immelt's Letter to Shareholders is PR Primer
By Kevin McCauley
 
immeltGeneral Electric today released CEO Jeff Immelt's letter to shareholders, which offers a model for PR pros looking for a sample of clarity in corporate communications.
Category: Corporate Communications
Mon., Mar. 16, 2015
FTI's Knott Moves to MWW
By Kevin McCauley
 
bob knottBob Knott, who led the Americas corporate practice at giant FTI Consulting, has moved to MWW as executive VP in the corporate communications unit.
Category: Corporate Communications
Mon., Mar. 16, 2015
Beiser Checks in at Edelman
By Kevin McCauley
 
kathryn beiserKathryn Beiser, most recently at Hilton, has joined Edelman in Washington as chair of the corporate practice at the independent firm.
Category: Corporate Communications
Mon., Mar. 9, 2015
Magazine Publishers Turn to Russ for Comms
By Greg Hazley
 
susan fraysse russThe magazine industry trade group MPA - The Association of Magazine Media installs a new communications chief as it looks to tell a more upbeat story of an industry in transition.
Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Mar. 5, 2015
Ringling Bros. Phases Out Elephants; PETA Pops Champagne Corks
By Kevin McCauley
 
elephantsFeld Entertainment today announced it would phase out elephants at its three Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus units by 2018 due to "shifting consumer preferences."
Category: Corporate Communications
Thu., Mar. 5, 2015
Marriott's Matthews Eyes Congressional Run
By Kevin McCauley
 
matthewsKathleen Matthews, Marriott International executive VP/chief global & communications/PA officer and wife of MSNBC's Chris Matthews, plans run for Congress.
Category: Corporate Communications
Wed., Mar. 4, 2015
Toyota Ups PR Chief Hamp as First Female Exec
By Greg Hazley
 
julie hampToyota is promoting North American communications chief Julie Hamp to managing officer of the automaker.
Category: Corporate Communications
Wed., Mar. 4, 2015
Nelson Dials Up PR for Syfy, Chiller Networks
By Greg Hazley
 
nelsonKatherine Nelson, senior VP of communications for NBCUniversal's Esquire Network, has dialed up the media conglomerate's Syfy and Chiller networks in that same title.
Category: Corporate Communications
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