Stricker is continuing to report to CEO Dick Costolo with responsibility for leading Twitter's consumer marketing, global media, and worldwide PR efforts.
Netflix has tapped former technology journalist Cliff Edwards as director of corporate communications and technology.
PRWeek's iPad edition is becoming a paid-for product, although our subscribers will continue to receive free access as part of their package.
Tin Man Communications has been hired to help with a global push to improve the reputation of Taiwanese goods after winning a five-way pitch.
New figures show 300 million tweets have been published about the World Cup, compared to 150 million about the Olympics during London 2012.
Taxi booking app Hailo has appointed Brands2Life to promote its launch in Manchester, only the second UK city after London to be targeted by the app.
A surge in young people using websites and mobile apps has made digital as popular a way of following the news as newspapers for the first time, according to research by the media regulator Ofcom.
Opera Mediaworks has appointed MWW to handle its trade, corporate and thought leadership communications in the UK.
Several communications experts told PRWeek that they would have advised Amazon to highlight the company's existing offerings and stay true to its brand identity.
A government-backed body tasked with a £50m innovation drive across the offshore renewable energy sector is on the lookout for agency support.