Trendy hotel owner Morgans Hotel Group and a large shareholder group have engaged PR and IR counsel in a showdown over a recapitalization plan with Yucaipa Companies, the firm of supermarket titan Ron Burkle and a creditor of Morgans.
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Washington PR shop District Communications Group has defended a six-figure pact to handle communications for the Dept. of Veterans Affairs' push to provide its services through mobile apps, following a review.
The country's largest member-based sustainable farming group has planted the seeds to hire a PR advisor to create and implement a communications program as it touts locally sourced and environmentally friendly produce to the public and farming sector.
The Paris-based National Council of Resistance of Iran is working the firm of former New Jersey Senator Bob Toricelli to promote political change in Iran by educating policy makers and the general public about the "injustice of the current Iranian regime."
ChannelAdvisor Corp., the retail and manufacturing software-as-a-service provider that helps companies sell through eBay, Amazon and Google, is working with financial communications counsel as it plans an IPO worth up to $86.2M.
Publicis Groupe reported a 6.5 percent decline in organic growth in Europe during the first-quarter as "2013 is turning out to be a difficult and contrasted vintage, with on the one hand the U.S. consolidating their growth and on the other Europe suffering," according to CEO Maurice Levy.
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