A Florida PR firm is working with conservative activist group Judicial Watch to promote a $200M suit against the Obama administration on behalf of families of the elite Navy SEAL Team Six who say their family members were killed in a Taliban retaliation strike for the killing of Osama bin Laden.
Robin McCasland, internal PR staffer at Dell and new chair of the International Assn. of Business Communicators, should apologize for her remarks June 25 likening reporters to dogs "humping" in the park.
The PR team for singer Jennifer Lopez is working to contain the perception that she serenaded the repressive dictator of Turkmenistan with "Happy Birthday" at an oil company event in the Asian country June 29.
The Department of Energy this week released an RFP to provide communications and PR for its office covering energy efficiency and renewable energy, a sweeping assignment that could stretch four years and bill in the eight-figure range.
Michael Inacker, assistant editor-in-chief for the German newspaper Handelsblatt, will move to PR this fall as VP of corporate communications and branding for the engineering and electronics giant Siemens, a major U.S. government contractor.
With the arrest of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez for murder, an ongoing probe of Major League Baseball players, and the generally disgraceful actions of fans, is there any way that marketers tied to sports can protect themselves when an athlete spokesperson goes bad?
Linda McMahon, the former chief of World Wrestling Entertainment who lost two expensive bids for the U.S. senate, has taken a part-time role with APCO Worldwide as a member of its international advisory council.
Herbalife, the nutrition products company which continues to fight activist investor Bill Ackman's accusations that it's a pyramid scheme, has engaged Washington, D.C., support alongside its existing PR roster as pressure mounts for an FTC probe.
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