Professional services firms have typically avoided social media communications. For many reasons, however, communicators working in these spaces today must now act like publishers and familiarize themselves with the content needs of their audiences.
Procter & Gamble PR legend Charlotte Otto talked about the importance of retaining and advancing diverse talent during her acceptance speech at last night's Paladin Awards dinner of the PRSA Foundation.
The reimagined version of the iconic, guest-driven and pun-filled "Wall Street Week" is under new management by a subsidiary of the ubiquitous hedge fund, SkyBridge Capital, and its founder, becoming the latest mile marker on the twisting path of financial services marketing.
Ellen Pao, the former venture capital partner who made waves in Silicon Valley with a $16M gender discrimination suit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is relying on Abernathy MacGregor Group for PR support.
Nearly 200 PR executives will honor Charlotte Otto tonight at the Bryant Park Grill as the 2015 "Paladin" of the PRSA Foundation. Many journalists, meanwhile, are in despair, a 2015 Pulitzer winner having been found in PR.
Joele Frank and Huntsworth's Citigate First Financial represent Jerusalem-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries' audacious $40B bid to acquire Mylan NV to create the globe's biggest generic drug company.
Rear Admiral John Kirby, who left his spokesperson job at the Defense Dept. in March, is expected to take the State Dept. job following Jen Psaki's move to become President Obama's communications director.
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