British American Tobacco (BAT) is to integrate its legal and corporate & regulatory affairs functions from next April, with the new division to be headed by current assistant general counsel Jerome Abelman who will become corporate & regulatory affairs director.
Porter Novelli and Shift Communications are the two new agencies to T-Mobile's roster.
Uber's latest crisis exposes holes in the set-up of the ride-sharing company's communications department and policies, say PR pros.
Actor: "What's so wrong about digging up dirt on shady journalist?"
FleishmanHillard is to cease working on the European comms brief for TK Maxx in mid-2015, about 18 months after it started working with the retailer, PRWeek has learned.
Uber faces more trouble with media; Greenpeace exposes Edelman's strategy for oil pipeline; Nokia returns with a tablet.
Ashley Huston, who joined Dow Jones as interim CCO in July, has been selected to fill the role on a permanent basis, effective immediately.
Edelman's strategy for helping a client overcome objections in order to get an oil pipeline built in Canada has been laid bare by Greenpeace, which has leaked several documents.
The former Visa comms leader has served as partner and head of Finsbury's San Francisco operation since September.
Rhodri Williams has been named VP of communications and public affairs for EMEA at AIG.
Facebook is reported to be "secretly" working on a website called Facebook at Work, which would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, according to the Financial Times and Reuters.
Resource scarcity. Extreme transparency. Localization. Get ready for an eventful next hundred years, corporate communicators.
The battery brand is using town halls, conference calls, and in-person meetings to reassure employees, as well as reaching out to external stakeholders, after Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said it will buy Duracell for $3 billion.
FIFA has lined up at least five global PR agencies to compete for the job of reassuring fans and sponsors about the next two locations for the World Cup - Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022 - amid yet more controversy over its handling of corruption allegations.
Through the partnership, Kevin Sullivan serves as a senior consultant for Coyne, helping to grow the firm's corporate communications practice.
Showing gratitude through action is a common theme across brands and organizations this Veterans Day as companies look to honor those who've served.
Major US independent agency MWW has bought London-based b2b specialist Braben and could seal another deal before the end of the year.
President Obama visits China; Honda to miss sales targets; Vimeo enters the original content game.
Lexis has won a four-way pitch for the UK and Ireland account for global cruise brand Royal Caribbean International.
Maitland, Cake and Havas PR parent company Havas has reported overall organic growth of 6 per cent in its third quarter results.
Other agencies are weighing the risks of representing the embattled world soccer body, as well as the controversial host nations: Russia and Qatar.
Greenpeace's success in forcing Lego to stop making Shell-branded toys shows that brands need to be wise to public sentiment when agreeing long-term partnerships.
Keeping a consistent message is key when talking about a corporate separation.
As Alibaba executives go city to city as part of a 10-day roadshow, the pressure is on. Despite a bevy of new interactive media tools, roadshows are still a critical communications strategy for companies going public.
To prepare for what observers believe will be the largest technology IPO in history, Alibaba is in the midst of a 100-meeting roadshow.
Sealed Air's Jerome Peribere talks about significant branding changes the company has made and its plans for relocation.
Zev and Jeffrey Weiss, co-CEOs at American Greetings, speak to Diana Bradley about privatization and how the company keeps evolving.
Joe Daniels of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum tells Diana Bradley about the nonprofit's comms efforts.
Jeremy Stoppelman, Yelp, speaks about its mobile app and the importance of educating people about the brand's mission.
American Standard's Jay Gould talks about improving staff morale and how the company's philanthropic efforts help increase sales.