John Kleinhans, who was executive director of the Connecticut Republican Party, and Andy Arens, former New England regional director of American Israel Public Affairs Committee, launch Octagon Strategy Group.
The July 20 suicide of 30-year-old Faigy Mayer, who was alienated from her ultra-Orthodox Jewish family, has been a major story in the New York and Jewish press except the New York Times. She jumped off a Manhattan roof bar.
Publicis Groupe CEO Maurice Levy today reported a 1.2 percent organic growth rate during the first-half, driven largely by a robust performance from digital activities that generate 51 percent of overall business.
More than half of reporters say they couldn't do their job without social media, according to the annual "Global Social Journalism Study" from Cision and Canterbury Christ Church University, the British institution with more thna 20K students.
Henk Campher, managing director of sustainability for Edelman, has moved to Allison + Partners in San Francisco as executive VP for its CSR, sustainability and corporate citizenship unit, Social Impact.
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