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GroundFloor Media Joins PROI

Thu, Mar. 31, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

proi worldwideGlobal communications partnership PROI Worldwide has bolstered its presence in the U.S. Rocky Mountain region with the addition of Denver-based agency GroundFloor Media.

Report: Poland Talks to Global PR Firms

Thu, Mar. 24, 2016

By Editorial Staff

polandPoland's government, which has raised eyebrows around the globe for its hard political turn to the right, is reportedly seeking the counsel of an international PR firm. (1 reader comment)

Weber Works to Open Cuba Shop

Fri, Mar. 18, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

HavanaWeber Shandwick has obtained a license from the U.S. Department of the Treasury, granting the Interpublic unit permission to pursue opening an office in Havana, Cuba. (2 reader comments)

Podesta Reps Democratic Party of Albania

Tue, Mar. 15, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Podesta GroupPodesta Group has signed a pact with the Democratic Party of Albania in a bid to improve that conservative coalition's relationship with the U.S. government.

Sanitas Supports Tavárez Mirabal

Fri, Mar. 11, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Minou Tavares MirabelSanitas International, LLC has been hired to represent independent politician Minou Tavárez Mirabal, who is currently running for president of the Dominican Republic.

IPREX Makes Middle East Inroads

Mon, Feb. 29, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

IPREXGlobal communications network IPREX has moved into the Middle East with the addition of Dubai-based Iris Public Relations.

Bassett & Bassett Makes India Inroads

Fri, Feb. 5, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Video MoorthyProfessional services agency Bassett & Bassett Communication Managers and Counselors has opened a new location in Pune, India.

Rittenhouse Reps Neo@Ogilvy in Tokyo

Wed, Feb. 3, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

David RittenhouseOgilvy & Mather global media agency and marketing network Neo@Ogilvy has appointed David Rittenhouse to serve as representative director.

C&W Makes Major Brazil Deal

Tue, Jan. 19, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Maquina Cohn & WolfeCohn & Wolfe has acquired Brazil's Grupo Maquina, creating a 240-staffer powerhouse.

Edelman Buys Germany's ergo Kommunikation

Thu, Dec. 3, 2015

By Jon Gingerich

ergo KommunikationEdelman has acquired German communications consultancy ergo Kommunikation, resulting in a new partnership to be titled Edelman.ergo.

Burson Takes on Turkish PM

Mon, Nov. 9, 2015

By Greg Hazley

Ahmet DavutogluAhmet Davutoglu, the newly minted prime minister of Turkey, has tabbed Burson-Marsteller to tackle his image in Europe.

Grayling to Power World Energy Congress PR

Thu, Oct. 8, 2015

By Greg Hazley

wecThe World Energy Congress, the triennial global energy sustainability confab, has plugged in Grayling to guide communications for the 2016 event slated for Istanbul.

Saudi Investment Authority Tabbed Edelman

Mon, Oct. 5, 2015

By Greg Hazley

Abdullatif-bin-Ahmed-Al-OthmanThe Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority engaged Edelman for PR support as it made a pitch that the Saudi economy is attractive for investment and diversifying in September.

Jones joins PROI

Mon, Sep. 28, 2015

By Jon Gingerich

Jones PROklahoma-based public affairs and communications agency Jones PR joined the world’s largest partnership of PR agencies.

Getting it Right in Fast-Growing African Market

Tue, Sep. 1, 2015

By Mitchell Prather

Mitchell PratherOne of the striking things about the state of the PR business in fast growing African market is the way in which global firms have been attempting – and failing – to build a presence there.