Attorney, marriage equality operative and former senior education aide in New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration has moved to Edelman as group head of the firm's New York public affairs operation.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation gives away $4 billion a year to battle disease and poverty worldwide “but it’s a drop in the ocean in terms of what needs to be invested to solve these big, complex problems,” Gates Foundation communications head Kate James told the Institute for PR last night at the Yale Club, New York. Continue »
The Electronic Cigarette Industry Group, one in a small group of trade associations for the fast-growing e-cig industry, is ramping up its PR as nicotine vapor devices explode in popularity. Continue »
Nearly 300 leaders of the PR industry will gather at the Yale Club in New York tonight for the annual Institute for PR dinner which will feature an address by Kate James, who is moving from the Gates Foundation to Pearson after the first of the year. Continue »
The greatest failure of today's media is reporting facts without context, Carl Bernstein, of Washington Post Watergate fame, told Stony Brook University students on Nov. 18 in delivering the annual presidential lecture. Continue »