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PR Exec Among ‘Most Overrated Jobs’

Thu., Sep. 15, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

CareerCast Public relations executive and advertising account manager were named in a CareerCast report as some of the most "overrated jobs" in 2016.

My Wells Fargo Folly: Investing Alongside Warren Buffett

Thu., Sep. 15, 2016

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Eric Starkman The magnitude of dishonesty behind the allegation that Wells Fargo employees opened two million bogus accounts without customers’ consent makes it hard to buy CEO Stumpf’s claim that the bank “created no incentive to do bad things.”

WE Installs Shift's Allen in Boston

Thu., Sep. 15, 2016

By Greg Hazley

catherine allenExecutive VP for Shift Communications in Boston moves to WE Communications as senior VP and GM for the Seattle-based firm's Boston office as it eyes the Northeast healthcare sector. 

Ex-CTIA Communications Chief to Lead Women's Group IWF

Thu., Sep. 15, 2016

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.

Bully Pulpit Gets Incite, Obama Alums' PR Shop

Thu., Sep. 15, 2016

By Editorial Staff

ben laboltWashington-based Bully Pulpit Interactive, a Democrat-aligned digital marketing shop, has acquired The Incite Agency, the PR agency of former Obama administration communications hands Robert Gibbs and Ben LaBolt.

Charter Comms. Calls McBee

Wed., Sep. 14, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Charter CommunicationsCharter Communications has hired McBee Strategic Consulting for issues on Capitol Hill related to telecommunications and broadcasting.

Benefits of Working for a Small Agency

Wed., Sep. 14, 2016

By Gabrielle Jasinski

Gabrielle Jasinski Working for a small agency often gives PR pros a chance to offer more input on projects, as well as an opportunity to build lasting relationships.

Silicon Valley Eyes Campaign Against Payday Lending

Wed., Sep. 14, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Payday lendingThe well-funded Silicon Valley Community Foundation is calling for proposals to advocate for policies to curb payday lending, the high-interest loans that target low-income workers.

Hynes and Kotcher Honored by Page Society; Brexit Discussed

Wed., Sep. 14, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Aedhmar HynesAedhmar Hynes, CEO of Text 100, received the Distinguished Service Award of the Arthur W. Page Society and Ray Kotcher, non-executive chair of Ketchum, was inducted into the Page Hall of Fame. Brexit was discussed.

Titans PR Chief Exits

Tue., Sep. 13, 2016

By Editorial Staff

jimmy stantonTennessee Titans VP of communications Jimmy Stanton has resigned after the NFL's first week of games and following his second tenure with the team.

Airlines for America Bulks Up PR, Social

Tue., Sep. 13, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Kathy Grannis AllenSenior director of media relations for the National Retail Foundation takes off for the Washington-based airline trade group Airlines for America.