Kekst and Company is promoting a $1B unsolicited bid for Chiquita Brands as an alternative to the banana giant's "inversion" plan to merge with Ireland's Fyffes and establish a domicile in that country.
Washington State's Grays Harbor Historical Seaport, home of the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain and site of a major economic redevelopment effort, is trolling for a firm to conduct a communications and brand audit.
Leaders of Israel and Palestine are pleading their cases in media as pollsters measure public opinion. PRSA/NY puts PR itself "on trial" Sept. 8, asking panelists to judge whether "PR professionals practice deception."
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