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Fri., Feb. 5, 2016
Podesta Directs DISH Network
By Jon Gingerich
 
Dish NetworkHeather Podesta + Partners in February registered the firm's representation of satellite TV and Internet provider DISH Network.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
Widmeyer Expands Education Practice
By Jon Gingerich
 
Marina Stenos Rachel Zaentz
Washington, D.C.-based Widmeyer Communications has announced several key promotions in the agency’s flagship education group.
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Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
Alvarez Briefs PR for NY Law School
By Editorial Staff
 
silvia alvarezSilvia Alvarez, who handled communications for the New York City Dept. of Consumer Affairs, has moved to New York Law School as VP of communications.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
"2001" Screeching Monolith Was Wi-Fi Emitter
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Monolith from 2001: A Space OdysseyThe monolith that starts screeching in “2001: A Space Odyssey,” when astronauts approach it, causing intense pain, was a wireless transmitter of an advanced culture—a harbinger of today’s wireless devices, say critics.

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Wed., Feb. 3, 2016
It's Time to Send the Iowa Caucuses to the Packing Plant
By Bill Huey
 
bill hueyNow that we are four election cycles into the 21st century, it's time to do away with the Iowa Caucuses, or at least move them deeper into the cycle, say about the time of the Iowa State Fair.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016
Health Angle Barred at NYU Wi-Fi Kiosk Talk
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Sidewalk WiFi kiosksThe dangers of excessive Wi-Fi radiation will not be among the topics discussed when Sidewalk Labs CEO Dan Doctoroff talks Feb. 10 about the ongoing installation of 7,500 high-powered Wi-Fi kiosks in New York City.

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Mon., Feb. 1, 2016
New York City Wi-Fi Kiosks Said to Violate Civil Rights
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

LinkNYCThe 7,500 high-powered Wi-Fi kiosks proposed for New York City are a violation of civil rights, say critics. The kiosks are to be discussed Feb. 10 at 6 p.m. at an NYU facility in Brooklyn. The event should be shifted to New York.

 
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Fri., Jan. 29, 2016
PRSA Responds to New York PR Reclassification
By Jon Gingerich
 
PRSAThe Public Relations Society of America has issued a statement in response to a controversial measure passed this week by New York’s Joint Commission on Public Ethics advising that PR firms disclose their media outreach with the state.

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Fri., Jan. 29, 2016
Wi-Fi Watchers Seek Help of American Library Assn.
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Sari FeldmanA group concerned with the dangers of radiation from cellphones, computers and other sources has asked Sari Feldman, president of the American Library Assn., to spread the word on “an emerging public health crisis, a five-alarm fire.”

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Fri., Jan. 29, 2016
Leadership Exodus Shakes Politico
By Jon Gingerich
 
Politico Friday CoverPolitico co-founder and CEO Jim VandeHei, along with four other key editorial and executive staff, announced they are leaving the political news site.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016
Jackson Joins Spectrum to Head Public Affairs
By Jon Gingerich
 
Al JacksonSpectrum has appointed Al Jackson to lead the agency's public affairs practice.
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Wed., Jan. 27, 2016
Film on Cellphone Dangers Convinces Audience
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Mobilize - A Film About Cell Phone RadiationMost of the 18 people in Ashland, Mass., who viewed a film last night on “Cellphone Radiation” seemed convinced that the phones pose a danger particularly to children and young adults.

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Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Women's Biz Council Seeks PR Help
By Editorial Staff
 
sbaThe National Woman's Business Council, a federal advisory group that is part of the US Small Business Administration, is looking for communications and media outreach help.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Emanuel Chief of Staff to H+K Chicago
By Editorial Staff
 
lisa schraderLisa Schrader, chief of staff to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, has moved to Hill+Knowlton Strategies in the Windy City as a senior VP.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Maryland Parents Battle Wi-Fi in Schools
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

WiFi Radiation in SchoolsParents of children in Maryland are waging a battle to have wi-fi equipment removed from classrooms.  School authorities thus far are claiming the classrooms meet “FCC regulations.”

Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Shepherd-Smith to Brunswick's Creative Unit
By Editorial Staff
 
Matt Shepherd-SmithMatt Shepherd-Smith, global brand and communications director at Blinkbox, has moved to Brunswick Group's creative unit MarchantCantos in London as executive chair.
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jan. 25, 2016
Parents Mobilize vs. Wi-Fi Radiation in Schools
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Cellphone danger to childrenParents in Fullerton, Calif., Ashland, Mass., and other cities are demanding relief from Wi-Fi in schools. Fox 5 did a segment on cellphone dangers Jan. 21. Topic is a key one for PR people who are heavy cellphone and computer users.

Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
Steve Lombardo, ex-Edelman, B-M, Heads Koch PR
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Steve LombardoSteve Lombardo, identified as ex-Burson-Marsteller in the Jan. 25 New Yorker article on the Koch brothers but also previously with Edelman, is PR head of Koch Industries.

Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
Story Adds Ketchum Alum Jeavons in DC
By Editorial Staff
 
kathy jeavonsKathy Jeavons, former partner and director of Ketchum's D.C. corporate and public affairs practice, has moved to Story Partners in Washington as senior VP of public affairs.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016
Broome Takes Comms Reins at Revamping Caesars
By Editorial Staff
 
Richard BroomeRichard Broome, global head of corporate affairs and government relations at Hertz, has rolled to Caesars Entertainment Corp. as executive VP of public affairs and communications.
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