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Prime Policy Group Pushes PR EconDev

Thu, Apr. 22, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Puerto RicoPrime Policy Group represents Puerto Rico’s Senate as it pushes for a broad range of economic development issues in Washington.

Ballard Hooks Atlantic Sapphire

Wed, Jun. 24, 2020

By Kevin McCauley

SapphireBallard Partners has signed Atlantic Sapphire, which is building the world's largest land-raised salmon farm in former tomato fields thirty miles south of Miami.

Sorrell, The Mooch Star at 'Davos in the Desert'

Tue, Oct. 29, 2019

By Kevin McCauley

Anthony ScaramucciMartin Sorrell and Anthony Scaramucci are the top communicators penciled in at Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's so-called "Davos in the Desert" conference that opened today in Riyadh.

Edelman Supports NYC EcoDev Group

Tue, May 28, 2019

By Kevin McCauley

EdelmanEdelman is providing PR support for New York City's beleaguered Economic Development Corp. in the aftermath of Amazon's high-profile abandonment of its massive Long Island City headquarters project.

Qorvis Seeks to Turn Helmets to Hardhats

Mon, Nov. 12, 2018

By Kevin McCauley

Helmets for HardhatsQorvis Communications is celebrating Veterans Day with the addition of Helmets to Hardhats nonprofit group to its roster.

Ketchum Works Bid to Woo Investment to Puerto Rico

Tue, Aug. 28, 2018

By Kevin McCauley

Puerto RicoKetchum is promoting InvestPR, the non-profit entity established by Puerto Rico's government to attract new businesses and jobs on the island that is still recovering from Hurricane Maria.

DC Group Promotes LGBTQ PR Jobs, Rights

Thu, Jul. 12, 2018

By Ben Finzel

Ben FinzelDC Family Communicators launches in DC to offer networking, promote job opportunities and push for equal treatment for members of the LGBTQ community.

Ketchum Touts Turkey

Tue, Jan. 9, 2018

By Kevin McCauley

TEAKetchum is handling media relations in the US and promoting Turkey as a desirable place for business investment, on behalf of the Turkish Exporters' Assembly.

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Set for UN

Tue, Nov. 14, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Women's Entrepreneurship DayWomen’s Entrepreneurship Day, which brings together female leaders to brainstorm on finding ways to encourage women to be catalysts of change and uplift the 250 million girls living in poverty globally, is for the UN on Nov. 17.

Mexico Taps FTI for NAFTA Talks

Wed, Nov. 8, 2017

By Kevin McCauley

NAFTAMexico is using FTI Consulting for PA and strategic communications work related to the North American Free Trade Agreement renegotiation.

Working Millennials Burdened by Debt

Wed, Jan. 25, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Millennials in the Workplace - Study by PadillaCRTMillennials are on track to comprise roughly three-fourths of the U.S. workforce within the next decade, but the unprecedented amount of student loan debt members of this generation have incurred is now impacting their financial decisions in post-college life, including their role and performance in the workforce.

Marino Reps New Rochelle

Tue, Nov. 22, 2016

By Editorial Staff

New RochelleNew York City suburb New Rochelle has picked Marino to position it as pro-business and a good place to live and work.

DCI Drafts Lee for VP

Wed, Feb. 3, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Judy LeeDevelopment Counsellors International has promoted Judy Lee to the role of vice president.

Palestinians Bank on DLA Piper

Tue, Jul. 28, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

The Palestine Monetary Authority has inked a $600K pact with DLA Piper to strengthen its relationship with the US Government.

Ex-Jerry Brown Aide Joins Edelman

Tue, Jun. 30, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

kish rajanKish Rajan, who directed economic development efforts for California Governor Jerry Brown, has joined Edelman's Sacramento office at senior VP.




5W Rolls Out Yoga Mat for Indian Billionaire

Fri, Jun. 19, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

chandra5W hosts Indian billionaire Subhash Chandra, who plans $90M nature cure center located at site of fabled Kutscher's Country Club, one-time grand resort of the Catskill Mountains' Borscht Belt.

F/W/V Roots for Raleigh

Thu, Jun. 4, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

French/West/Vaughan has aced the review for the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau following a pitch that grew to 18 shops.

Chelsea Clinton Wows Internet Week

Thu, May 21, 2015

By Kevin McCauley

clintonChelsea Clinton addressed Internet Week today in New York, updating the audience on the role played by technology to help women and girls strive for full participation in the 21st Century.