Genero has brought in Propeller to manage its comms, in a bid to raise its profile in the advertising, technology and business sectors.
TransCanada and Edelman both released statements Wednesday saying they will part company after Greenpeace leaked five documents last week outlining the energy company's communications strategy.
Lisa Anselmo has been named VP of corporate communications at Cablevision Systems.
The electronics brand is one of six official FIFA partners that sponsored the 2014 World Cup in Brazil this summer.
FleishmanHillard has created a b2b content marketing service developed with LinkedIn that allows clients to engage with target audiences.
Creston, the UK-listed marketing and PR group, has reported a five per cent rise in half-year revenue to £37.3m, with the company buoyed by "good growth" and the addition of several major clients.
Organizations including NASCAR and racing legends such as Darrell Waltrip tweeted their condolences after motorsports comms legend Denny Darnell died on Saturday at age 70.
Weber Shandwick has announced changes to its EMEA team, with the promotion of Joe Phelan and Greg Prager, as EMEA corporate practice chairman Jim Donaldson departs to join rival agency FleishmanHillard.
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.
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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.
Diana Bradley goes one on one with SoapBox Soaps CEO David Simnick about lessons learned and the organization's expanding market reach.
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.