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Happy New Year, 2016!

Thu, Dec. 31, 2015

By Editorial Staff

Times SquareThe O'Dwyer's staff wishes you a happy and prosperous 2016. Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas from O'Dwyer's

Thu, Dec. 24, 2015

By Editorial Staff

Gingerbread cookies in window at Lord & TaylorA chorus of gingerbread cookies on parade in the window of Lord and Taylor on 5th Ave. in NYC.

Census Bureau Begins PR Search Process for 2020

Fri, Dec. 11, 2015

By Greg Hazley

censusThe Census Bureau has scheduled a preliminary event on the extensive agency search process to handle its lucrative advertising and PR contracts for the upcoming 2020 count.

MSL's Wilson to Lead PR Council

Thu, Dec. 3, 2015

By Greg Hazley

renee wilsonRenee Wilson, chief client officer at MSLGroup and former North America president of the Publicis firm, has been tapped to lead the PR Council as president.

Why PR Pros Can Be Thankful

Wed, Nov. 25, 2015

By Eric Hausman

Eric HausmanWith Thanksgiving upon us, now is an opportune time to take a moment to remember what we PR professionals can be thankful for this year

Fernandez Tells PR Pros to Embrace Their Critics

Fri, Nov. 20, 2015

By Matthew Schwartz

Institute for Public RelationsAccepting the Alexander Hamilton Medal for Lifetime Contribution to PR, Mike Fernandez stressed that the PR profession needs to take pains to rebuild public trust and step up its diversity efforts.

'SNL' is the Winner of Donald Trump's 'SNL' Appearance

Tue, Nov. 10, 2015

By Ronn Torossian

Ronn TorossianBy hosting NBC’s Saturday Night Live last weekend Trump cashed in on his celebrity brand, making a case for himself as a populist anti-establishment Republican candidate who is making “America Great Again” through self-deprecation, bravado and entertainment.

Staying on the PR Track as a New Mom

Mon, Nov. 2, 2015

By Kathleen Henson

Kathleen HensonSome valuable lessons for how to nurture new moms and ensure that the PR mom track doesn’t derail a career.

Vatican Clarifies Pope's Meeting With Kentucky Clerk

Fri, Oct. 2, 2015

By Matthew Schwartz

Pope FrancisIt’s what any good PR operation does when there’s erroneous (or fuzzy) information circulating about your brand or client: Correct the information quickly and don’t leave the media any wiggle room.

Blog: Clinton Gears up for 'SNL'

Fri, Oct. 2, 2015

By Matthew Schwartz

Hillary ClintonFrom a communications perspective, trying to personalize Clinton seems like an uphill battle. After all, she’s been in the public eye for nearly 25 years, most recently as U.S. Secretary of State.

Thanks for Everything!

Fri, Sep. 25, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

Kevin McCauleyAfter nearly 26 years (Columbus Day is my anniversary), I decided it's time to add another line to my resume. Today is my last day at O'Dwyer's.