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Last Updated: Mon., Nov. 28, 2022 @ 5:08 pm

Sen. Schumer Spokesman Joins SKDK

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Justin GoodmanJustin Goodman, communications director for Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, has joined SKDK as an EVP in its DC public affairs practice.

BGR Group Lands $720K Panama Job

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

PanamaBGR Group has landed a one-year contract worth $720K from Panama for government affairs and PR services.

NACCHO Needs Communications Consultant

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Jon Gingerich

NACCHOThe National Association of County and City Health Officials is seeking a communications consultant that can provide communications and marketing support for a COVID-19 response program.

Why CISOs Struggle to Articulate Cyber Risk

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By James Condon, Meredith Griffanti, Evan Roberts, Jamie Singer

James Condon, Evan Roberts, Meredith Griffanti and Jamie Singer co-authored this articleChief Information Security Officers are under immense pressure to demonstrate organizations’ cyber readiness to their senior leadership and boards. FTI explores the challenges and scrutiny they face from a communications perspective.

On the Move: McCulloch to Head Comms at PG&E

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Steve Barnes

David McCullochPacific Gas and Electric Company names David McCulloch, who was at Alphabet's X, the moonshot factory, as vice president and chief marketing and communications officer... SWBC hires Debbie Serot as chief marketing and revenue officer... Elevations Credit Union names Wendy Beswick CMO.

C Street Works BlockFi Bankruptcy

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

BlockFiC Street Advisory Group is handling cryptocurrency lender BlockFi as it filed for Chapter 11 on Nov. 28 in the aftermath of the implosion of the FTX crypto exchange.

CA College Seeks Vocational Training PR

Mon., Nov. 28, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Antelope Valley CollegeAntelope Valley Community College District, which has a more than 90-year reputation of serving communities and industries located in Los Angeles County, is looking for a firm to handle its digital marketing and advertising efforts to promote its vocational training programs.

BoJo Aide Moves to Brunswick Group

Fri., Nov. 25, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Mark SweeneyMark Sweeney, who worked in the government of former UK prime minister Boris Johnson, will join Brunswick Group as a partner on Dec. 5.

Caribbean Tourism Org. Seeks Image Boost

Fri., Nov. 25, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Caribbean Tourism Org.The Caribbean Tourism Organization wants to book a firm for a strategic communications program to position it as the leading tourism development agency in the region.

The World Cup: Where Is the Reputation Risk Assessment?

Fri., Nov. 25, 2022

By Bill Huey

FIFA World Cup 2022Why would FIFA choose a Muslim country with the population of Charlotte, N.C., and ruled by a hereditary emir for the biggest, most-heavily publicized and media-covered event of the century thus far?

How to Make a Fintech Brand Stand Out From the Crowd

Fri., Nov. 25, 2022

By Kristina King

Kristina KingThe challenge for brands at the crossroads of finance and technology is not defining what fintech means, but finding new ways to differentiate their brand from the stiff competition within the space.

London Disinformation Watchdog Hires US Rep

Fri., Nov. 25, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

How to Lose the Information War: Russia, Fake News and the Future of ConflictNina Jankowicz, a disinformation expert and founder of Sophias Strategies in Arlington, has signed on to work the US media for the London-based Centre for Information Resilience.

The Many Things Americans Have to Give Thanks For

Wed., Nov. 23, 2022

By Robert Dilenschneider

Bob DilenschneiderDespite the many differences in our nation, we Americans have much to be thankful for on Thanksgiving 2022. Most of us will gather once again on this very special American holiday with family, friends and neighbors. That in itself is something to be grateful for.

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Accounts in Transit: Rubenstein PR Lands Apex Trader Funding

Wed., Nov. 23, 2022

By Steve Barnes

ApexRubenstein Public Relations is named agency of record for Apex Trader Funding... MikeWorldWide is partnering with enei (The Employers Network for Equality & Inclusion) on a pro bono project spanning media relations and executive eminence... Havas Group signs on as global agency of record for HARMAN International.