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News of Firms: Current Global Launches Accessibility Training Program

Fri, May 20, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Current GlobalCurrent Global marked Global Accessibility Awareness Day (May 19) with the launch of its Accessible by Design Accessibility Training program... Teuwen Communications, a New York-based firm working with food, wine and spirits brands, joins the Food & Wine Republic, an international network of 12 agencies that focus on clients in those sectors... Bevel launches an executive profiling division.

News of Firms: Pugh & Tiller PR Expands in Florida

Tue, May 17, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Pugh TillerPugh & Tiller PR of Annapolis expands its Florida operations, opening a second space in the Sarasota-Bradenton metropolitan area... The Public Relations Global Network elected a new slate of officers at its first in-person meeting since the autumn of 2019... Lightbox Search launches its “Action Plan,” which provides real-time identification to reveal threats and opportunities.

News of Firms: ICR Launches Events Unit

Tue, May 10, 2022

By Steve Barnes

ICRICR launches ICR Event Planning & Management... Krupp Kommunications rebrands as Krupp... The Diversity Marketing Consortium reaches $1M worth of pro bono communications services that have been provided to women and POC-led startups.

News of Firms: JGB Joins Up With Cornerstone

Wed, May 4, 2022

By Steve Barnes

John BuscherJGB & Associates announces a strategic partnership with Cornerstone Government Affairs... Miami Social Marketing merges with Kreps PR & Marketing and rebrands as KrepsSocial... Mari + Gold, which will work with clients in the hospitality, tourism and lifestyle industries, launches.

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Launches Allison+Sports

Thu, Apr. 21, 2022

By Steve Barnes

AllisonAllison+Partners launches Allison+Sports... Stagwell acquires Brand New Galaxy, which provides scaled commerce and marketplace solutions for more than 150 brands and 500e-retailers worldwide... UK-based agency The Romans has opened its first overseas office in Brooklyn.

News of Firms: Novitas Communications Acquires CCO-CMO Roundtable

Wed, Apr. 20, 2022

By Steve Barnes

Anne McCarthyNovitas Communications acquires the CCO-CMO Roundtable from Anne McCarthy, founder and president of Westmeath Global Communications and 6x6 Careers, LLC... Landor & Fitch, a specialist brand and design group, opens a studio at the Waterfront Innovation Centre in Toronto, where it will be co-located with other WPP shops... Vibrant Brands of Latham, NY, celebrates 20th anniversary... Bella PR, women-owned shop in New York and London, marks 20 years in business.

News of Firms: ICR Issues SPAC Market Report

Thu, Apr. 14, 2022

By Steve Barnes

ICRICR issues a report on the state of the SPAC market... The Worldcom Public Relations Group adds Duarte Pino, Parris Communications and ProGlobal... Seattle-based Lyceus Group sets up shop in Austin, TX

News of Firms: Propel Makes Its Software Free

Tue, Apr. 12, 2022

By Steve Barnes

PropelPropel, an earned media management platform, is making its software available to users for free... The Greater Kansas City Public Relations of America Chapter names the 2022 class of scholars for the Inez Y. Kaiser GKC-PRSA Memorial Scholarship Fund... 280blue, a Boulder, CO-based agency focusing on venture-backed B2B technology companies, changes its name to Outside Labs.

News of Firms: Prosek Teams With Blue Dot for IR/ESG Push

Fri, Apr. 8, 2022

By Steve Barnes

ProsekProsek Partners launches an IR/ESG services offering in partnership with strategic sustainable finance consultancy Blue Dot Capital... BHM Research & Intelligence, which is based in Lagos, expands scope of its annual report on Nigeria’s PR business to cover all of Africa... George P. Johnson, events company, acquires German-based boutique design and experience design studio The Sane Company

News of Firms: Wachsman Opens in Los Angeles

Wed, Apr. 6, 2022

By Steve Barnes

WachsmanWachsman opens an office in Los Angeles to join its outposts in New York, Dublin and Singapore... Hill+Knowlton Strategies launches a commerce practice, which is focused on helping brands succeed in omnichannel retail... Tusk Strategies establishes Los Angeles office... Travel Weekly has added a communications/PR category to its newly re-launched Magellan Awards, which are now accepting entries.

News of Firms: Kyiv's Be-It Agency Pushes Effort for Ukraine Streets

Fri, Apr. 1, 2022

By Steve Barnes

UkraineBe-It Agency, which is based in Kyiv, encourages people in countries across Europe, North America, Australia and New Zealand to sign a petition to rename the streets housing Russian embassies and consulates in their cities to Ukraine Street... Comit, a Dublin-based tech specialist PR and communications agency, becomes the first PR agency in Ireland to shift to a four-day work week... The Brandon Agency acquires full-service video production studio, Cineloco.

News of Firms: Lambert Forms Alliance with Van Dyke Horn PR

Thu, Mar. 31, 2022

By Steve Barnes

LambertLambert forms a strategic partnership with Van Dyke Horn Public Relations, the largest minority public relations agency in Michigan... GLOBALHealthPR, a network of independent healthcare agencies, rebrands as Global Health Marketing & Communications... Gregory FCA names the recipients of its Diversity Initiative Scholarships.

News of Firms: Bospar Pushes Back Against 'Don't Say Gay' Law

Mon, Mar. 28, 2022

By Steve Barnes

BosparBospar is awarding a $20K grant to an educator as part of the agency’s campaign advocating against Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” law... Sinclair Broadcast Group launches Free State Strategic Services, which offers targeted digital marketing and ad services to the federal government, along with state and local agencies... ERA Communications Cambodia joins PROI Worldwide.

News of Firms: Prosek Partners Rebrands Creative Offering

Wed, Mar. 23, 2022

By Steve Barnes

ProsekProsek Partners rebrands its enhanced strategic branding and creative offering to Prophecy by Prosek... BrandLab accepts applications for eight-month paid fellowship program... Premo Consultants puts staff on four-day work schedule.

News of Firms: London's Gravity Global Expands in US

Thu, Mar. 17, 2022

By Steve Barnes

GravityGravity Global of London expands its operations in the US with the acquisition of 9th Wonder B2B and Morsekode... WPP forms partnership with Reddit... Sunshine Sachs rebrands as Sunshine Sachs Morgan & Lylis, reflecting the promotion of partners Keleigh Thomas Morgan and Heather Lylis to co-presidents.