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Wed., Oct. 26, 2016
Former De Blasio Spokesperson Moves to Fenton
By Jon Gingerich
Karen HintonFormer de Blasio press secretary Karen Hinton has joined progressive PR shop Fenton as chief strategy officer and managing director.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016
Obama Admin Alum Goes to GSG
By Jon Gingerich
Marissa PadillaMarissa Padilla has joined public affairs shop Global Strategy Group in the role of vice president.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016
World Bank's Heimbach to PMJ in DC
By Editorial Staff
Jay HeimbachJay Heimbach, an external and corporate relations special representative to the World Bank, has moved to Washington-based lobbying shop Peck Madigan Jones.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Oct. 11, 2016
Presidential Debate Sank to Gutter; New Rules Needed
By Jack O'Dwyer

Washington University Presidential Debate 2016The Clinton/Trump debate hit new lows of personal remarks last night with moderator Anderson Cooper of CNN immediately bringing up Trump’s vulgar comments about women that he made 11 years ago.

Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016
Editorials Invite Criticism but Voice Values
By Arnold Garcia
Arnold GarcíaNewspaper endorsements ultimately may not matter, but a newspaper’s principles do.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016
Trumpís Volatility May be Determining Factor Among Undecided Voters
By Jon Gingerich
Donald Trump's Twitter photoDonald Trump conjures more negative associations in people’s minds than Hillary Clinton, a factor that could ultimately determine which candidate undecided voters pick at the polls in November. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016
Report Details Bell Pottingerís Iraq Propaganda Operations
By Jon Gingerich
Bell PottingerA bombshell report issued by the Bureau of Investigative Journalism details Bell Pottinger's years-long work in Iraq to create fake news content and propaganda videos for the Pentagon. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Sep. 28, 2016
Bradsher Diagnoses Communications for Psychiatrists
By Editorial Staff
tanya bradsherVeteran military and government communicator moves to the American Psychiatric Association as chief of communications for the Arlington, Va.-based trade group. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Sep. 22, 2016
Boxt Shifts from Glover Park to PSB
By Editorial Staff
Jason BoxtJason Boxt, who led Glover Park Group's research and analytics work as a managing director, has shifted to Penn Schoen Berland. (1 reader comment)
Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Sep. 16, 2016
Casino Industry Bolsters Public Affairs Amid Sports Push
By Editorial Staff
Erik BalsbaughErik Balsbaugh, principal for Dewey Square Group, has rolled to the American Gaming Association as VP of public affairs for the Washington-based trade group for the $240B casino sector.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Sep. 15, 2016
Ex-CTIA Communications Chief to Lead Women's Group IWF
By Editorial Staff
o'keefeStephanie Mathews O'Keefe, who stepped down in February as chief communications officer of wireless industry trade group CTIA, has been named CEO of the International Women's Forum, the women's networking group.
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Sep. 12, 2016
NYC Media Sue Mayor's Office Over PR Consulting Work Details
By Jon Gingerich

Bill de BlasioSeveral New York City media outlets have filed a lawsuit against the de Blasio administration for allegedly withholding e-mail exchanges between the Mayor and consulting firm BerlinRosen.

Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Sep. 9, 2016
Obama PR Aide Racusen to Snapchat
By Editorial Staff
rachel racusenObama White House communications hand Rachel Racusen is returning to the private sector as director of communications for Snapchat.
Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Sep. 9, 2016
Keane Takes Public Affairs Role for US Catholic Bishops
By Editorial Staff
judy keaneJudy Keane, who directed media relations and strategic communications for Arizona State University, is moving to the US Conference of Catholic Bishops as director its office of public affairs.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Sep. 8, 2016
Boeing Enlists Medal of Honor Recipient for Outreach Role
By Editorial Staff
flo grobergFlorent Groberg, a retired US Army captain who was awarded the Medal of Honor, has been hired as director of veterans outreach for Boeing in Washington.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Sep. 8, 2016
And the Cable Babel Continues . . .
By Arthur Solomon
arthur solomonAnother month of cable news antics covering the presidential race.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Sep. 6, 2016
Householder Takes EVP Role for H+K in DC
By Greg Hazley
joe householderPolitical and agency vet Joe Householder has moved back to Hill+Knowlton Strategies as an executive VP in Washington.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Sep. 6, 2016
Tyrell Chairs APCO UK Healthcare
By Editorial Staff
james tyrellJames Tyrell has joined APCO Worldwide as its healthcare chair for the UK.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Sep. 1, 2016
Tech Vet Olanoff to Open San Francisco for Mercury
By Editorial Staff
Drew OlanoffDrew Olanoff, a seasoned tech journalist and communicator, has moved to Mercury Public Affairs to open a San Francisco office for the firm.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016
Nuclear Agency Plugs in Castelveter for Communications
By Editorial Staff
david castelveterDavid Castelveter, a veteran government and private sector communicator, has moved to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to direct its office of public affairs.
Category: Public Affairs
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Trust is What’s Ailing Healthcare
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Thu., Oct. 27
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Wed., Oct. 26
Integrated Communications in the Life Sciences
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Tue., Oct. 25
NBC Doubling Down on Buzzfeed
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Tue., Oct. 25
The Problem with Cable TV Political Coverage
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Tue., Oct. 25
Leveraging Technology to Shape Health Messaging
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Mon., Oct. 24
Redefining Success: a Timeless Debate
By Stephanie DeViteri
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Mon., Oct. 24
Trump Fails Presidential Character Test, Bigly
By Bodine Williams
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Fri., Oct. 21
Missed Opportunity of the 2016 Al Smith Dinner
By Patrick Hirigoyen
Patrick Hirigoyen

Fri., Oct. 21
It’s Not What You Know, But Who You Know
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Fri., Oct. 21
Defenders of the Healthcare Brand
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Mon., Oct. 17
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Fri., Oct. 14
Compton Calls for Comms.
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Tue., Oct. 11
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Thu., Oct. 6
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Wed., Oct. 5
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