The NBA's decision follows the trend of corporate America taking a stand on social issues.
Rutherford breaks down the airliner's ongoing comms efforts to normalize business operations and repair its relationship with its customers.
More than 2,100 startups involved in The Founder Institute's network will receive free or discounted PR services.
US State Department spokesman John Kirby has interrupted a press conference to check the progress of a journalist who was playing Pokémon Go.
Consumer companies of all types are assessing their big broadcast and print media buys to see if there are more effective ways to spend their marketing money.
Marvin Windows and Doors and Integrity Windows and Doors have brought on Spong for PR and social - Fast Horse was incumbent on the account.
Donald Trump accepts the Republican nomination in front of an exuberant crowd in Cleveland.
The Republican candidate returned to controversial proposals such as building a wall on the Mexican border and stopping immigration from countries "compromised by terrorism" in his acceptance speech.
M Booth will work with Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for eight months on extending the Light the Night fundraising campaign.
The director of APCO's office in Istanbul talks about life after the shocking coup attempt and what lies ahead for a country still reeling from its effects.
Diner chain's top marketer explains how the Taylor tweet came about and unveils the strategy behind Denny's real-time marketing and social media.
Southwest Airlines leveraged all media channels to communicate with its customers following a major technology outage.
This year's awards have been upgraded to include five new categories that will further highlight exceptional achievement across integration, marketing, creativity, and content.
Interpublic's CMG unit, which includes most of its PR firms, reported 2.8% organic year-over-year revenue growth in Q2 2016, to $369.4 million - Weber's Andy Polansky says organic growth at his firm was in high single digits.
Ted Cruz defended his decision to not endorse Donald Trump on Thursday morning.
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Dentsu Aegis Network pulled ahead of WPP in marcoms mergers and acquisitions activity in the second quarter, as the rate of deals around the world was down 11 per cent compared with the same period last year.
The top flight of English football is looking to team up with a comms agency, PRWeek understands.
MSLGroup owner Publicis has reported organic revenue growth of 2.8 per cent in the first half of 2016, buoyed by particularly strong growth in Europe, as the group says it "should not be heavily impacted" by Brexit.
The Texas senator encouraged voters to vote their conscience this November, but didn't mention Trump by name.
The Kimberly-Clark family care toilet paper brand is challenging YouTube influencers to see how far they can stretch a roll.
Debbie Wing joins the trade association at the start of August as EVP for national communications and reputation management.
The rum company has started a campaign and petition to lower the age to be President, which currently sits at 35, and give millennials a shot at the job.
Turkey comms sector unites to 'fiercely' condemn coup attempt and vows to 'maintain prudent language'
Three comms trade bodies in Turkey have issued a joint statement "fiercely" condemning the recent attempted coup in the country, and promising to "maintain a prudent communication language" in its aftermath.
A video series will document the reactions of homeowners who are selected as part of the campaign.
Linhart is transitioning to a new role at the firm.
The refrain, criticized in the media as "extra-judicial," reflects the thoughts of many Americans, Paul Manafort said Wednesday.
A trade body for Portugal's cork products industry is seeking support for promotional campaigns in various markets globally, worth a combined sum of at least €4.35m (£3.6m, $4.8m).
Tuesday night's theme was less about jobs and more about attacking Hillary Clinton's credibility.
Edelman and Weber Shandwick are the lead PR agencies on pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline's new global marketing agency roster for its consumer healthcare business.
"Lock her up," the delegates chanted throughout the New Jersey governor's speech.
Political veteran and Burson-Marsteller CEO Don Baer chats with PRWeek about the opening night of the Republican National Convention, the controversy over Melania Trump's speech, social media, and his connection to The West Wing.
There's one big topic of conversation in Cleveland on Tuesday, and it's not any of last night's "Make America Safe Again" speeches.
George H.W. Bush adviser Dan Hill believes Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort should take blame in plagiarism row, admit team's mistake, ensure it doesn't happen again, and reclaim the message and news cycle.
Taylor Swift, Kanye West, and Kim Kardashian - the three ingredients of Denny's real-time marketing breakfast promotion.
The Independent Drivers Guild is launching a social media campaign and online petition in August to gain public support for an Uber in-app tipping option.
Barri Rafferty assumes Rob Flaherty's worldwide presidential duties at Omnicom firm - Flaherty adds Ray Kotcher's former chairman responsibilities to his CEO role.
Accusations that Melania Trump plagiarized Michelle Obama are threatening to overshadow Tuesday's events.
Social intelligence company Brandwatch has done some number crunching to assess just how much of an impact Nintendo's new mobile game Pokémon Go has had on Twitter.
The presumptive Republican nominee introduced his wife, who sought to humanize the real-estate magnate. The rest of the night was dedicated to national security.
Organizations including the Cleveland Clinic and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame are taking advantage of an influx of influential visitors to tell their stories, and that of their host city, while trying to stay above the political fray.
The EU referendum did not go the way most in the UK PR industry hoped. So, as the resulting uncertainty rolls on, what now for public relations in the UK and Europe?
Communications pros praised the grassroots organization's passion and use of social media, but said its lack of centralization is hindering its response to critics and the mainstream press.
Kevin Durant's bombshell decision pushed the NBA's center of gravity even further to the west and highlighted athletes' evolving relationship with the media.
The devastating mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando only made some brands' support for the LGBT community louder and prouder this month. Yet experts say many companies still have a ways to go.
Germany has been an economic standout in the European Union. What's more, CEOs there recognize the value of communications.
Faced with well-funded opponents and an unfriendly Congress, gun-control groups are bringing new advocates into the fold as they find more success in state capitals than at the national level.
Experts put campaigns by Procter & Gamble, Mattel, McDonald's, Burger King, and Japanese cosmetics brand Shiseido on the list of favorites.
Brands and Olympic organizations are taking their cues from health officials when talking about the Zika virus. That's exactly what they should be doing, say experts.
Marketing technology is set to surpass external marketing this year as a CMO's biggest cost, according to Gartner. Yet some say PR pros aren't ready.
A number of well-known financial PR experts have recently left established firms to start their own shops. Why now? Technology is changing communications, and it's easier than ever to launch a company.
Experts say Mark Zuckerberg has Facebook on the right path by responding to allegations of political bias - but the social network must follow through.
Clinton has a team of experienced political hands on board, while Trump has a smaller campaign apparatus with many faces new to a national campaign. Expect their messages to contrast just as much.
Disappearing from the web is like a magic trick - in more ways than one.
Tired of being blamed for economic volatility and labor problems in the U.S., China's government has realized it needs to shift comms strategy for reaching out to the West, experts say.