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Mon., Jan. 18, 2016
Martin Luther King Jr Day
By Greg Hazley
MLKIn observation of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, a clip of his final speech.
Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
'The Martian,' 'Star Wars' Among Hollywood PR Nominees
By Editorial Staff
Martian movie posterPR campaigns for 20th Century Fox's "The Martian" and Disney's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" will compete for the top motion picture publicity award next month as the International Cinematographers Guild slates the 53rd annual ICG Publicists Awards.
Category: Entertainment & Sports PR
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
MPA Names New President and CEO
By Jon Gingerich
Linda Thomas BrooksMagazine industry trade group MPA announced that Linda Thomas Brooks has been appointed its newest President and CEO.
Category: Trade Associations
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
RF|Binder Appoints Chief Strategy Officer
By Jon Gingerich
Scott BeaudoinRF|Binder has appointed Scott Beaudoin chief strategy officer and executive managing director of corporate and brand purpose.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
Crisis Planning for the Greek Life
By Ashley McCown
Ashley McCownRecent incidents involving the hot button issues of race and campus sexual assault have put Greek life under a microscope.
Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
Ketchum's Kotcher Steps Out
By Editorial Staff
ray kotcherRay Kotcher, a longtime senior partner and 12-year CEO of Ketchum, is stepping down from the the executive ranks this week, capping a 32-year career at the agency.
Category: PR Firms
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
Westhampton Library Ignores Election Issue
By Jack O'Dwyer

Tom MooreCitizen demands for an elected board of the Westhampton Free Library, voiced by 60 residents at a board meeting Oct. 30, 2015, were a non-issue at the board’s meeting Wednesday night.

Category: Public Affairs
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
FH Sweetens PR for Russell Stover
By Editorial Staff
russell stoverConfectioner Russell Stover has brought in FleishmanHillard to mold its PR as AOR.
Category: News of Accounts
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016
PR Links: PR to Counter ISIS; Turning a PR Internship into a Job Offer
By Editorial Staff

Int'l Ketchum's Jon Paluszek on PR to counter ISIS (PD) 

Careers Turning your PR internship into a job offer (R. Koppes) 

Food Guidelines: Food and bev industries that are celebrating (J. Tehrani) 

2016 PR pro Chris Thilk's New Year's resolutions (C. Thilk) 

Crisis Why Chipotle will close every store on Feb. 8 (L. Fickenscher) 

Media Sean Penn: I was trying to start discussion about War on Drugs (Wash Post) 

Politics The high cost of a bad reputation (WSJ) 

Digital Companies in regulated industries can also do digital marketing (M. Schaefer)

Memes Obama weighs in on dogs-in-pants debate (BI) 

Category: PR Links
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Nasdaq Launches New IR Platform
By Jon Gingerich

NasdaqNasdaq has unveiled Nasdaq IR Insight, the stock exchange's next generation platform for financial executives and investor relations pros. 

Category: Financial PR & Investor Relations
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Healthcare Vet Fitzsimmons to H+K
By Editorial Staff
nancy fitzsimmonsNancy Fitzsimmons, managing director for W20's Twist Marketing, has moved to Hill+Knowlton Strategies in New York as a senior VP in its corporate and crisis practice.
Category: Healthcare PR
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Porter Novelli Hires Health Pro González
By Jon Gingerich
Veronica GonzalezPorter Novelli has appointed Verónica González to lead the the Omnicom unit's  Mexico health and wellness team.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Navigating the Age of New Populism
By Meg Alexander
Meg AlexanderHave you complained about the cost of education, home prices or feeling like your salary is not going as far as it used to? If so, you might belong to a growing segment of new populists.
Category: Healthcare PR
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Mann Directs Ketchum PA in DC
By Editorial Staff
nicole mannNicole Mann, senior director of global public affairs at Teva Pharmaceuticals, has moved to Ketchum as SVP and director of corporate and public affairs in D.C.
Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
Brodeur Appoints New VP
By Jon Gingerich
Beth KwonBoston-headquartered PR agency Brodeur Partners has appointed Beth Kwon vice president.
Category: Personnel Appointments
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
W20, Sitrick in Cancer 'Moonshot'
By Editorial Staff
cancer moonshotThe National Immunotherapy Coalition, the pharma, biotech health insurance and tech industry group formed for a cancer "moonshot" to speed up testing of cancer drugs and develop a vaccine, is backed by Sitrick and Company and W20 Group on the PR front.
Category: Healthcare PR
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016
PR Links: Agencies Don't Care About Diversity; Chipotle Slates PR Blitz to Woo Back Customers
By Editorial Staff

Careers Confessions of a PR Rep: Agencies don't care about diversity (S. Pathak) 

Crisis Chipotle to launch PR blitz to woo back customers (L. Fickenscher) 

Opinion EPA, in dispute over 'covert propaganda,' shows itself to be a political actor (WSJ) 

Food What do dietary guidelines mean for marketers? (R. McRoberts) 

Tech 5 phases of CES, as told by a PR pro (RP) 

Careers A PR girl on how to deal with career disappointment (S. Mintle) 

PA Oregon militia's bizarre PR tactics (Guardian) 

Cities Detroit looks to revive its reputation as US auto capital (CCTV) 

Category: PR Links

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