The nearly $5 billion deal is set to close this Friday.
Charter swoops in to buy Time Warner Cable; Sanders launch event officially kicks off his campaign; Twitter looks to buy Flipboard; Rise and fall of BlackBerry chronicled in new book.
WPP PR agencies Hill+Knowlton Strategies and Buchanan have formed a new body called H+K Financial to offer corporate and financial comms across the Middle East and Africa.
The WPP firm will serve as lead agency for several business units.
Bill Wohl previously worked at HP and SAP.
How Japanese airbag-maker Takata handles the recall of 34 million US cars could set a standard for future crises, they said on Twitter.
Walmart traded out most words for visuals in its financial earnings report on Tuesday.
She most recently worked at Avery Dennison as VP of global corporate communications.
Barclaycard has appointed Cohn & Wolfe as its UK corporate PR agency, replacing Lansons, PRWeek has learned.
She started at the mobile-device maker less than two weeks after Heidi Davidson stepped down as SVP of communications.
The inspiration behind the institution is Edward Bernays, who is often called the father of public relations.
PR pro Andrew Brenner survived the tragic Amtrak crash in Philadelphia this week.
The Patriots launched a website Thursday to defend themselves against the Wells Report.
Panelists shared tips on gaining coverage on brands' CSR activities.
Whetstone will become SVP of policy and communications at Uber.
PR pros gave Amtrak failing grades on Twitter for not quickly incorporating social media and slowly releasing statements on the deadly Philadelphia crash.
Editors at tech-focused Engadget and TechCrunch swore to keep reporting critically on issues like Net Neutrality and NSA surveillance even after Verizon buys their parent company, AOL.
Verizon to fork over $4.4b for AOL; Instagram apologizes for shutting down The Shade Room; Brady suspension reaction; Networks switch up strategy for upfronts.
Former Bell Pottinger partner and Brunswick director Mark Antelme has launched a financial and corporate PR consultancy called Celicourt Communications.
He is focusing on comms support for CEO Ellen Kullman and other executives, as well as employee communications.
Automakers say they are letting the federal government make the first move, but analysts contend car brands and dealerships should be doing more to inform consumers about the record recall.
After a slow response to Blackfish, SeaWorld is in the fight of its life. It'll need to aggressively argue its side against animal-rights groups to win back customers, say PR pros.
Comcast and Time Warner need to quickly change the narrative by communicating their individual growth plans to reassure investors, employees, and consumers
As HP prepares to split into two separate entities, PR pros back Lucio to create a global positioning and narrative for the newly formed HP Inc.
Barack Obama. Hillary Clinton. George W. Bush. And now Mario Draghi. They've all had press conferences or public events interrupted. Here's how to stop that from taking place, and what to do if it happens.
Debbie Weir, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, speaks to Diana Bradley about plans for its 35th anniversary and how the association leverages digital.
Ixia's Bethany Mayer talks to Diana Bradley about how the tech security organization is revamping its image and internal communications.
Anna Maria Chávez, Girl Scouts of the USA CEO talks to Diana Bradley about how the legacy group is leveraging digital to stay relevant.
Whistle Sports' John West speaks to Diana Bradley about connecting with younger fans and the YouTube network's global expansion plans.
Diana Bradley goes one on one with SoapBox Soaps CEO David Simnick about lessons learned and the organization's expanding market reach.