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Fri., Aug. 12, 2016
Huffington Exits HuffPost for Start-Up
By Editorial Staff
Arianna HuffingtonArianna Huffington is leaving her 11-year-old, eponymous progressive news site to build a new site focused on lifestyle, health and wellness content.
Category: Media News
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016
Brookings Fires Back at NY Times
By Editorial Staff
How Think Tanks Amplify Corporate America's InfluenceThe Brookings Institution has fired back at the New York Times with a 7,000-word, annotated retort after the paper published a series of articles about the influence and funding of corporations on think tanks.
Category: Media News
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016
“Branded” Media Content Fights Facebook (and Loses)
By Jack O'Dwyer

Facebook like buttonAds that look like editorial matter are a “necessary evil,” say 45% of those voting in a current poll on this website. They are “unethical,” say 27%. Since stories “with a Mickey in them” are being pushed by New York Times and others, it’s no wonder Facebook is thriving.

Category: Media News
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016
Vice Slates Nightly News Program Sept. 26
By Editorial Staff
vice newsVice Media is slated to debut a nightly news program Sept. 26 on HBO, a half-hour weeknight competitor to the network mainstays.
Category: Media News
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016
“Branded” Media Content Boosted and Blasted
By Jack O'Dwyer

John Oliver“Branded” content, advertiser written stories that look like regular editorial matter, is getting lots of media attention, most of it good but some of it negative.

Category: Media News
Mon., Jul. 25, 2016
Twitter to Up Users by Double Digits in 2016
By Jon Gingerich
TwitterTwitter will see global users gains of about 11 percent this year, an increase primarily attributed to growth occurring outside the U.S.
Category: Media News
Thu., Jul. 21, 2016
Ailes Steps Down at Fox
By Jon Gingerich
Roger AilesFacing allegations of sexual harassment, Roger Ailes has resigned from his position as Fox News chairman and CEO.
Category: Media News
Thu., Jul. 14, 2016
Nielsen: SVOD Usage Now Rivals DVRs
By Jon Gingerich
NielsenTV still leads when it comes to overall media consumption, with subscription-based video on demand programming now available in 50 percent of all U.S. households, according to a report by Nielsen.
Category: Media News
Thu., Jul. 14, 2016
Wilson Heads Back to The Hill
By Jon Gingerich

Reid WilsonReid Wilson, former online reporter for The Hill, has returned to that Washington, D.C. mainstay, where he will cover state politics.

Category: Media News
Wed., Jul. 13, 2016
Brown Becomes Politico Editor
By Jon Gingerich
Carrie Budoff BrownCarrie Budoff Brown has been named the newest editor of Politico.
Category: Media News
Fri., Jul. 8, 2016
CNN’s Bohrman to BitTorrent
By Jon Gingerich
Harrison Bohrman Peer-to-peer file-sharing company BitTorrent has hired former CNN News producer Harrison Bohrman to help launch a forthcoming streaming news network titled BitTorrent News.
Category: Media News
Wed., Jul. 6, 2016
Concha Moves to The Hill Media Beat
By Jon Gingerich
The HillMediaite media columnist Joe Concha has been appointed media reporter of The Hill.
Category: Media News
Wed., Jun. 22, 2016
Cumulus Calls Abbot CFO
By Jon Gingerich
CumulusCumulus Media CFO J.P. Hannan has vacated his role with the Atlanta-based radio giant after six years. John Abbot steps in to replace him on July 1.
Category: Media News
Wed., Jun. 22, 2016
The Hill Unveils Opinion Section
By Jon Gingerich
The HillCapitol Hill political tabloid The Hill announced that it will soon feature a new opinion section.
Category: Media News
Tue., Jun. 21, 2016
Altice Closes on Cablevision Acquisition
By Jon Gingerich
AlticeDutch telecommunications giant Altice today officially completed its acquisition of New York-based cable company Cablevision Systems Corporation.
Category: Media News
Fri., Jun. 17, 2016
Harvard Study Highlights Media’s Role in Trump’s Rise
By Jon Gingerich
Harvard's Shorenstein CenterA Harvard study shows how the media’s coverage of the 2016 Presidential race may have influenced state primary and caucus results, and particularly, how it played a role in boosting Donald Trump's rise to presumptive Republican nominee.
Category: Media News
Wed., Jun. 15, 2016
Ebony, Jet Sold
By Jon Gingerich
ebonyJohnson Publishing Company has sold iconic African-American monthly magazine Ebony, as well as digital sister publication Jet, to private equity firm Clear View Group.
Category: Media News
Wed., Jun. 15, 2016
Hollywood Reporter Names Moore Fashion Senior Editor
By Jon Gingerich
Booth MooreBooth Moore, longtime fashion critic at the Los Angeles Times, has been named fashion senior editor at the Hollywood Reporter.
Category: Media News
Tue., Jun. 14, 2016
Global Mobile Use to Surge 28% in 2016
By Jon Gingerich
Zenith, The ROI AgencyPeople around the world will increase their mobile Internet usage by nearly 28 percent this year, according to a new report.
Category: Media News
Mon., Jun. 13, 2016
Axel Springer Acquires eMarketer
By Jon Gingerich
eMarketerGerman publisher Axel Springer has entered into an agreement to purchase digital market research company eMarketer.
Category: Media News
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Healthy Reputations Essential in Healthcare
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Wed., Oct. 19
Understanding the Executive Power of the President
By Robert Dilenschneider
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Wed., Oct. 19
PR Lessons From the Political Campaign
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Wed., Oct. 19
Keeping Pace in an Evolving Marketplace
By Dan Martin
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Tue., Oct. 18
PR’s Role in Patient Engagement
By Sharon Reis
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Tue., Oct. 18
Year-End Tax Planning and Developments
By Richard Goldstein
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Mon., Oct. 17
HP Job Cuts May Hurt Brand
By Ronn Torossian
Ronn Torossian

Mon., Oct. 17
Marketing Medical Cannabis, Like it’s Medicine
By Jonathan Bloom
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Fri., Oct. 14
Communicating Healthcare in a Mobile-First World
By Johnathon Briggs
Johnathon Briggs

Thu., Oct. 13
Why the VP Debate Could be a Four-Year Story
By Arthur Solomon
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Tue., Oct. 11
Trump is Running Out of Time to Sell His Story
By Bodine Williams
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Mon., Oct. 17
Redmond, WA Wants Creative Services
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Fri., Oct. 14
Compton Calls for Comms.
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Tue., Oct. 11
FL Airport Seeks PR Pitches
Northwest Florida Beaches Int'l Airport

Thu., Oct. 6
Nassau Health Care Seeks Ad Agency

Wed., Oct. 5
Hawaii Calls for PR Services
Hawaii Tourism Authority

Tue., Oct. 4
Upstate NY DOT Seeks Broadcast, Media Buying Help
Warren County Tourism Department

Mon., Sep. 19
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