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Apple Has Top U.S. Corporate Rep

Thu, Nov. 17, 2016

By Editorial Staff

AppleApple continues as the most economically effective corporate reputation in the S&P 500, according to the latest Reputation Dividend report.

Uber's MacGann Rolls to VimpelCom

Thu, Nov. 17, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Mark McGannMark MacGann, who led public policy for Uber in the EMEA region, has moved to global telecom giant VimpelCom as group chief external affairs officer.

Apple PR Execs Shift to Ford

Thu, Nov. 10, 2016

By Greg Hazley

Michaela JohndrowMichaela Johndrow, a global PR strategist for Apple, has moved to Ford Motor Company to manage communications for its electric vehicles.

CCOs Play Diminished CEO Advisory Role

Wed, Nov. 9, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

APCOFewer than a third of chief communicators consider themselves key advisors to their organization’s CEO, according to a survey released today by APCO Worldwide.

Spain Exits Koch Industries

Wed, Nov. 9, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Ken SpainKen Spain, managing director for corporate communications and exernal affairs for Koch Industries, has moved to Washington lobbying and public affairs shop CGCN Group to handle strategic communications assignments.

Eyerly Leads Marketing, Communications at Lafayette

Mon, Oct. 31, 2016

By Editorial Staff

mark eyerlyMark Eyerly, a top higher education communications executive for Temple and the Univ. of Pennsylvania Law School, has enrolled at Lafayette College to lead marketing and communications as VP.

Harpo's Reinglass to Tell United's Story

Wed, Oct. 26, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Dana Brooks ReinglassDana Brooks Reinglass, a veteran producer for Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Studios, has joined United Airlines in the new role of chief storyteller.

Finnerty Enrolls in Illinois Tech

Tue, Oct. 25, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Bob FinnertyChief communications officer for Rochester Institute of Technology is shifting to Illinois Institute of Technology as VP of external affairs in early December.

Leggio Logs On as CMO of Flashpoint

Thu, Oct. 20, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Jennifer LeggioJennifer Leggio brings 20 years of experience in security and tech marcom to Flashpoint's team of "white hat hackers and intel geeks" specializing in business risk intelligence.

Pharoah Molds Corporate Affairs for Mars

Thu, Oct. 13, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Pharoah & KamenetzkyAndy Pharoah, who has led corporate affairs for Wrigley for the past seven years, has moved up to parent company Mars as VP of corporate affairs and strategic initiatives.

Brunswick's Jensen to Head Citadel Communications

Wed, Oct. 12, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Julie Andreef JensenJulie Andreef Jensen, a partner and key player in the buildup of Brunswick Group's Washington, D.C., operation, will join investment giant Citadel in its top communications role in December.

Ford Talks Cars, Trump at Economic Club Forum

Fri, Oct. 7, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Bill Ford at The Economic Club of Washington, D.C.Bill Ford, executive chairman, Ford Motor Company, was interviewed by Economic Club of Washington, D.C. president David Rubenstein on Wed., Oct. 5.

Cassiano Flies Communications, IR for Kite

Wed, Oct. 5, 2016

By Editorial Staff

christine cassianoChristine Cassiano, head of healthcare for W20 Group, has shifted in-house to Kite Pharma, a publicly traded Santa Monica-based biopharmaceutical company focused on treating cancer. (1 reader comment)

Uber PR Exec Hourdajian to Canaan Partners

Thu, Sep. 29, 2016

By Editorial Staff

nairi hourdajianNairi Hourdajian, a Glover Park Group alum who was Uber's first communications executive, is leaving the ride-hailing service for a top post at venture capital firm Canaan Partners.

Hynes and Kotcher Honored by Page Society; Brexit Discussed

Wed, Sep. 14, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Aedhmar HynesAedhmar Hynes, CEO of Text 100, received the Distinguished Service Award of the Arthur W. Page Society and Ray Kotcher, non-executive chair of Ketchum, was inducted into the Page Hall of Fame. Brexit was discussed.

Airlines for America Bulks Up PR, Social

Tue, Sep. 13, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Kathy Grannis AllenSenior director of media relations for the National Retail Foundation takes off for the Washington-based airline trade group Airlines for America.

White Prescribes PR for Internal Medicine Board

Mon, Sep. 12, 2016

By Editorial Staff

pamela browner whiteSenior VP of corporate communications and strategic development for the Hispanic community organizing group Esperanza shifts to the American Board of Internal Medicine.