The company also has reportedly hired London-based PR firm Finsbury and Kekst to manage the crisis and the U.S. law firm Kirkland & Ellis to defend the company against a growing swirl of investigations.
Jim Wilkinson, the veteran corporate PR hand who leads global corporate affairs for Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba, penned a lengthy rebuttal to a critical piece in Barron's this week, hitting the magazine and its reporter for a "lack of integrity, professionalism and fairness."
Planned Parenthood, which is under a blistering assault from conservative groups and Republicans for what they framed as the "baby organ trafficking" scandal, has hired crisis firm SKDKnickerbocker to handle its crisis.
New York Magazine deals devastating blow to Bill Cosby's defense by publishing black and white front cover showing the 35 women who alleged that were sexually abused by the comedian. Who will emerge next to sit in empty chair?
*O'Dwyer's is the only PR firm ranking which requires the top page of the latest corporate income tax return and W-3, establishing particpants as PR firms rather than ad agencies or other types of businesses.