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Trump Spokesman Resigns After Sex Charges

Mon., Dec. 26, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Jason MillerJason Miller, Trump spokesman who had been named communications director, resigned suddenly Dec. 24 following tweeted charges he had been involved in illicit sex.

5W PR Gets New Digs at The Helmsley Building

Fri., Dec. 23, 2016

By Editorial Staff

The Helmsley BuildingRonn Torossian’s 5W PR is moving up to 43,295 square-foot office space on the 31st and 32nd floors of the iconic Helmsley Building in midtown Manhattan above Grand Central Terminal.

PR Figures Rinehart, Meek Died in 2016

Fri., Dec. 23, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Jonathan RinehartJonathan Rinehart, John Meek and George Glazer were among leading PR figures and personalities who died in 2016. (1 reader comment)

ReviveHealth Pumps Up Digital Expertise

Thu., Dec. 22, 2016

By Editorial Staff

ReviveHealthAddition of four senior digital and creative experts highlights agency focus on keeping up with clients’ challenges in the ever-changing healthcare industry.

George McQuade, L.A. PR Pro, Died at 64

Thu., Dec. 22, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

George McQuadeGeorge McQuade, 64, former news producer and anchor for NBC and CBS affiliates in Los Angeles, who had numerous PR posts as well as being West Coast correspondent for O’Dwyer’s, died Oct. 15.

Facts on the Holiday Season

Thu., Dec. 22, 2016

By Robert Dilenschneider

Robert DilenschneiderAs we move through another Holiday Season, here are some facts that may be of interest, and which you might like to share with those close to you.

Black PR History Month Set for Feb. '17

Wed., Dec. 21, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Black PR History MonthThe first-ever Black PR History Month, honoring achievements of black PR professionals, will kick off in February at the Museum of Public Relations, Baruch College, New York City.

Caesars Names Sigala CMO

Wed., Dec. 21, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Ruben Sigala Caesars Entertainment Corporation has named Ruben Sigala chief marketing officer.

NJ Wastewater Facility Seek PR Services

Wed., Dec. 21, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

JMEUC Elizabeth, NJ-based wastewater treatment facility Joint Meeting of Essex and Union Counties has issued a request for qualification to agencies that can provide PR services.

WPP Units Latest Subpoenaed in DOJ Investigation

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

WPPThree subsidiaries owned by ad/PR holding company WPP were issued subpoenas by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division, following similar December summonses issued to conglomerates Omnicom, Publicis and Interpublic regarding price-fixing practices within the ad industry.

Avon Appoints Wermann CCO

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Chris Wermann Avon Products has appointed Chris Wermann to serve in the role of chief communications officer and group VP of corporate relations.

Quell Group Deepens Automotive Bench

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

By Editorial Staff

The Quell GroupThe Quell Group adds to its automotive industry experience with the addition of veterans John Fitzgerald and Michele Tinson.

Kardaras Petitions for Warning Labels on Cellphones, Computers

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Glow KidsPsychotherapist Nicholas Kardaras, author of Glow Kids, which warns of the dangers of excessive screen time by children, is petitioning the U.S. Senate and House to demand warning labels on cellphones, computers. (1 reader comment)

MMGY Acquires Myriad

Tue., Dec. 20, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

MMGYMMGY Global has acquired Los Angeles-based lifestyle and travel firm Myriad Marketing. The deal includes Spring O’Brien, which was acquired by Myriad last year and now operates as a unit of that agency. 

APO Launches CEO Search

Mon., Dec. 19, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Africa Press OrganizationAfrican press release distribution and monitoring supplier The African Press Organization has launched a search for a new chief executive officer.