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News of Firms: Purpose Worldwide Launches

Fri, Feb. 5, 2021

By Steve Barnes

PurposePurpose Worldwide, an “accountable marketing and communications consultancy” debuts... LLYC says 2021 will be big on emotional issues... WORKSHOP Washington, a public affairs and communications services initiative, launches.

News of Firms: Hotwire Unveils Ignite Possibility Program

Wed, Feb. 3, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Barbara BatesHotwire unveils its Ignite Possibility Program, an initiative that will commit up to $1 million in services to support tech and tech-enabled organizations led by or supporting minority communities... ROKK Solutions joins forces with research firm Engagious... McNees Wallace & Nurick, a Harrisburg, PA law firm, launches Apollo Communications... Public Relations Student Society of America teams with Finn Partners to create a dedicated mentorship program

News of Firms: GCI Health Expands to Japan, India

Fri, Jan. 29, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Hemali BhutaniGCI Health expands into Japan and India, complementing its Asia-Pacific presence in Singapore and Hong Kong... Brodeur Partners CEO Andrea Coville writes "Creating Relevance in a Time of Uncertainty."... R&CPMK scoops up brand experience and sponsorship agency Advantage.

News of Firms: JConnelly Acquires AdvisorPR

Thu, Jan. 28, 2021

By Steve Barnes

ConnellyJConnelly acquires AdvisorPR, a Las Vegas-based PR/marketing outfit... Connext, a communications consultancy, is joining AMF Media Group, effective Feb. 1... Propel of Tel Aviv launches Propel Monitoring 2.0.

Accounts in Transit: Jeffrey Group Drives PR for BMW in Brazil

Wed, Jan. 27, 2021

By Steve Barnes

BMWJeffreyGroup lands BMW Group in Brazil... Champion Management Group comes on board as the public relations, digital and social media agency of record for SPB Hospitality... Two by Four wins American Osteopathic Association.... Grant PR signs on Manhattan-based commercial and residential owner/developer Hirschfield Properties.

News of Firms: BMF Readies for Qatar World Cup '22

Fri, Jan. 22, 2021

By Steve Barnes

BMFBMF partners with Qatar-based production agency Glow’n ahead of the World Cup 2022, which will be held in Qatar... Marathon Strategies releases its biennial Meet the Freshmen guide to the 68 newly elected members of Congress... Omnicom Public Relations Group launches omniearnedID communications platform... Brackendale Consulting Ltd of London rebrands.

News of Firms: Willie Brown, Ed Rollins Launch Unifire Advisors

Tue, Jan. 19, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Willie BrownUnifire Advisors is launched by former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown and GOP consultant Ed Rollins... Kam Global Strategies of Israel partners with Brand & Image of Morocco... PRSA seeks entries for 2021 Silver Anvils.

News of Firms: Allison+Partners Buys Sommerfield Comms.

Fri, Jan. 15, 2021

By Steve Barnes

Matthew Della CroceAllison+Partners purchases Sommerfield Communications... Finn Partners' global health head Gil Bashe takes co-chair spot at the International WELL Building Institute’s IWBI Health Equity Advisory... Frank Coleman Strategies launches under leadership of top aide to Distilled Spirits Council of the United States chief.

News of Firms: Pollock Comms. Releases COVID & Food Study

Wed, Jan. 13, 2021

By Steve Barnes

PollockPollock Communications and Today’s Dietitian release a study that finds that COVID has brought about several changes in what consumers are looking for when they make their food and beverage choices... SourceCode Communications forms a digital strategy practice... Blue C, a Costa Mesa, CA-based branding and marketing agency, launches its BrandPWR platform.

News of Firms: Finsbury Glover Hering Debuts

Tue, Jan. 12, 2021

By Steve Barnes

FGHFinsbury, The Glover Park Group and Hering Schuppener complete their merger and management buy-in of 49.99 per cent of the combined business to form Finsbury Glover Hering... Power Digital Marketing acquires digital media buying and creative company Social Method... St. John & Partners, which has offices in Jacksonville, FL and Greenville, SC, changes name to St. John... 5W Public Relations launches a specialty division focused on PR for the cryptocurrency industry.

News of Firms: Virgo PR Opens for Business

Wed, Dec. 23, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Mike PaffmanVirgo PR opens for business under leadership of Mike Paffman, a veteran of Clarity PR, 5W PR and Highwire... SourceCode Communications teams with media theorist Douglas Rushkoff... Argyle Public Relationships of Canada joins PROI Worldwide.

Accounts in Transit: Rubenstein PR Grabs Ceros Financial

Tue, Dec. 22, 2020

By Steve Barnes

CerosRubenstein Public Relations grabs Ceros Financial Services, a brokerage platform and consultative partner to investment management firms... Affect adds Checkpoint Therapeutics, ioXt Alliance and Last Mile Talent... The Brandman Agency lands Grande Lakes Orlando.

News of Firms: Avisa Partners Unveils International Disputes Unit

Wed, Dec. 16, 2020

By Steve Barnes

AvisaAvisa Partners launches an international disputes practice to support clients facing entrenched cross-border commercial, legal and regulatory challenges... The TASC Group funds $10,000 diversity, equity and inclusion program with The City College of New York... Notably opens under leadership of former Warner Communications president/founder Carin Warner and her daughter Carly Martinetti, who was managing director at California-based PressFriendly.

News of Firms: Stryker-Munley Group Teams with MAPRagency

Thu, Dec. 10, 2020

By Steve Barnes

StrykerStryker-Munley Group, of Charleston, teams with MAPRagency to establish SMG offices in Boulder, Fort Collins and Denver as part of a national expansion plan... WordWrite Communications president Paul Furiga writes “Finding Your Capital S Story: Why Your Story Drives Your Brand”... M2M PR and Partnerships opens in Los Angeles.

News of Firms: Lambert Acquires 9th Wonder's PR Biz

Tue, Dec. 8, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Jeff LambertLambert & Co. acquires PR practice of 9thWonder, a Hispanic-owned firm with offices in Houston, Dallas, Denver, Los Angeles, New York, Argentina and Vietnam... Kreps DeMaria Public Relations & Marketing splits in two... Intrado Digital Media unveils Virtual Event Express, a self-service platform that streamlines the creation of online events.

News of Firms: EIN Presswire Launches New Digital Service

Mon, Dec. 7, 2020

By Steve Barnes

EINEIN Presswire launches a digital press release distribution system that it claims provides broad, yet targeted, distribution at a lower price than traditional newswires... FLM Harvest joins the Worldwide Partners network of independent advertising and marketing agencies... Manifest opens in Melbourne, joining the agency’s existing offices in London, Manchester, Stockholm and New York.

News of Firms: Current Global Launches 'Accessible by Design' Initiative

Thu, Dec. 3, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Current GlobalCurrent Global launches its “Accessible by Design” initiative, ensuring that all content and campaigns will be designed to be inclusive of people of all abilities, such as those with sight, hearing, speech and cognitive impairments... J Public Relations opens offices in Nashville and Toronto... Cornerstone Government Affairs sets up shop in Denver and Oklahoma City.

News of Accounts: Evins Communications Wins Double Cross Vodka

Tue, Nov. 24, 2020

By Steve Barnes

Double CrossEVINS Communications wins Double Cross Vodka, a brand of distilled spirit produced in the Slovak Republic... Cindy Riccio Communications picks up www.myKEYPER.com and IndieGetup.com... J Public Relations adds The Ocean Club, The Cloudveil and The Newbury Hotel to its roster... King + Company land Shawn Rochester, author of The Black Tax: The Cost of Being Black in America.