The PRWeek Blog

J Austin & Associates ends work with Cecil the Lion's killer after one day

J Austin & Associates ends work with Cecil the Lion's killer after one day

Walter Palmer, the dentist that has been identified as having killed Cecil the Lion during a hunting trip in Zimbabwe, hired J Austin & Associates on Tuesday.

More …

Your call: Would you rep the dentist who killed Cecil the Lion?

Your call: Would you rep the dentist who killed Cecil the Lion?

Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, set off an international incident after he was identified as the hunter of Cecil the Lion during a trip to Zimbabwe.

More …

Gawker's Nick Denton: 'A humane editor would not have published the Condé Nast story'

Gawker's Nick Denton: 'A humane editor would not have published the Condé Nast story'

Along with his future plans for the news site, Gawker CEO Nick Denton shared with PRWeek how the company is managing its reputation.

More …

How Uber fought City Hall, by the numbers

How Uber fought City Hall, by the numbers

It also signed up 35,000 new riders in the city during the #UberMovesNYC campaign.

More …

Infographic: Snapchat's first four years

Infographic: Snapchat's first four years

But how does it compare with other social platforms at this point?

More …

The PR week: The good, the bad and the bizarre from the last seven days

The PR week: The good, the bad and the bizarre from the last seven days

Your rapid-fire review of the global goings-on in PR, as viewed by PRWeek Asia editor Gary Scattergood.

MWW: Weiner won't work with clients

MWW: Weiner won't work with clients

The agency sent out a statement on Thursday morning clarifying that the former congressman will serve as a part-time adviser focused on policy.

1 comment

More …

Gawker's media revolution is intrinsically tied to corporations

Gawker's media revolution is intrinsically tied to corporations

A tumultuous few weeks in the media world for the likes of Nick Denton at Gawker, the Financial Times, and Reddit demonstrate how quickly the landscape is changing and that commercial realities affect all media.

More …

Ready for takeoff: JetBlue's sales, brand loyalty set to soar with CSR book effort

Ready for takeoff: JetBlue's sales, brand loyalty set to soar with CSR book effort

JetBlue launched a free book vending machine initiative for underprivileged kids earlier this month.

Your call: Who won the Uber-de Blasio battle?

Your call: Who won the Uber-de Blasio battle?

Uber declared victory after a multifaceted public affairs campaign, and City Hall countered that it had forced important concessions from the ride-hailing service.

More …

iPad edition

 

The latest issue of PRWeek is available to download from the App Store now.