Stanzel relocated with his family this week from Seattle to McLean, Virginia, where Capital One's headquarters is located.
Renee Wilson and Roger Bolton, the leaders of the PR Council and the Page Society, respectively, did not rule out working together on a new industry-wide ethics standard.
In the wake of the Bell Pottinger scandal, perhaps PR needs to reexamine its industry ethics.
Kellogg's characters appeared in a video on Thursday supporting GLAAD Spirit Day and LGBTQ youth.
Iain Bundred, a top Ogilvy PR executive and former political spokesman to ex-Prime Minister Gordon Brown, has been appointed executive director of WPP's Government and Public Sector Practice.
Charles Vivian, who set up Pelham alongside James Henderson and later merged it into Bell Pottinger, has joined independent financial PR specialist Tavistock as a director.
Snap has announced a joint venture with media giant NBCUniversal to develop and produce shows for Snapchat.
Plus: President Trump's approval is steady, according to the latest CNN poll; Uber and SoftBank are close to a deal; and Facebook buys a positive polling app that's popular with teens.
The financial specialist firm's long-standing client, Colony Capital, is negotiating a sale with The Weinstein Company.
British Airways is contacting a number of large agencies, including incumbents Grayling, Action and Meropa, about its global PR support and crisis management, PRWeek has learned.
Philip Peck, one of the Bell Pottinger staffers who worked on its infamous Oakbay account, has been hired by Sans Frontières Associates, PRWeek has learned.
Former Brunswick Group U.S. senior partner Steve Lipin has launched Gladstone Place Partners with staffers from his former shop, as well as veterans of Kekst and Company, FTI Consulting, and Prosek Partners.
Blair Decembrele and Suzi Owens have been upped to director; and Blythe Yee was named VP.
The mogul's behavior has been the subject of investigations by The New York Times and The New Yorker.
Comstock became the first woman to hold the title of vice chair at GE in 2015.
The film studio could further distance itself from cofounder Harvey Weinstein by rebranding, according to multiple reports. Plus: ESPN suspends Jemele Hill and Dove apologizes for an ad it says "missed the mark."
HSBC has appointed Barclaycard director of external comms Helen Lacey to the newly created role of head of media relations for its global retail banking and wealth management division.
Fearless Girl creator State Street comes in for media scrutiny for 'ironic' gender inequality settlement
The parent company of the US financial services giant whose Fearless Girl campaign took Cannes by storm earlier this year has come in for widespread criticism for alleged practices directly contradicting the campaign's equality message.
Seventeen of Bell Pottinger's 22-strong crisis comms team are joining a new agency launched by its former crisis and litigation chief Stuart Leach and Pagefield founder Mark Gallagher - as other agencies snap up employees of the collapsed business.
The videos will feature women from several business sectors telling talking about their journey to the top.
The way things are going, 2017 could be remembered in the marcoms world as the year of the catastrophic, facepalm-inducing campaign. What role can PR play in stopping such disasters slipping through the net?
As the debate around ethical practice in PR continues, have trade bodies done enough to rid the sector of bad eggs and enhance its overall reputation? And what does it say about the value of associations to the industry in general? PR pros give their views.
The government disaster-assistance agency had a busy summer responding to hurricanes in the Southeast and Texas and wildfires in the West. Here's how it's changed communications strategy in the past dozen years.
The PR Council and other industry leaders draw a line in the sand: What they're prepared to do if a U.S.-based firm brings the industry "into disrepute."
While bitcoin's profile has skyrocketed alongside its exponential price, a group of devotees have gone about promoting the underpinning technology - the blockchain.
A&W CEO tells Sean Czarnecki how he brought one of the U.S.'s oldest restaurant chains back from the dead with "tender loving care" and authenticity.
Nextdoor's CEO tells Sean Czarnecki why his app, found in about 75% of U.S. neighborhoods, is the one for all neighborly needs
The co-CEO of Robinhood tells Sean Czarnecki how the commission-free trading app is opening up the American financial system to everyone - not just the top 1%.
Shake Shack's CEO discusses his growing brand with Sean Czarnecki and explains how it plans to face looming challenges.
As the brand expands to Las Vegas, Eataly USA's CEO tells Sean Czarnecki how the Italian marketplace's story starts in-store and ends with quality cuisine.