PR professionals in the US are generally more "polished" and "professionalised" - and continue to work as executives at an older age than their UK counterparts - says Golin's Matt Neale, a Briton who now helps run the agency's New York office.
MSLGroup parent company Publicis saw organic revenue growth accelerate to 2.8 per cent in a "better than expected" fourth quarter of 2015, leaving organic growth across the full year at 1.5 per cent.
Jaguar Land Rover has recruited Laura Wood, partner at The Brooklyn Brothers, to be its first head of global PR, brand and partnerships.
Company investor Marc Andreessen issues apology on Twitter over remarks Mark Zuckerberg called "deeply upsetting"
She was previously chief account officer at the agency, which was bought by Weber Shandwick last month.
The chain is referring reporters to food-science experts about claims made on social media that its Happy Meals do not rot, even over a period of more than five years.
The soft-drink-maker has cited its "quality of marketing" as a driver of global sales.
Constant expansion and a "self-reinforcing business model" fuel growth of adland's most prestigious - and expensive - awards show.
Twitter has announced the launch of "an improved timeline to help people see tweets that are important to them" - but it will initially be optional rather than universal, as had been reported by media and feared by some users.
Chris Talago, the EMEA general manager of global agency WE, will leave the agency in May.
The New York office, based in midtown Manhattan, opens on March 1 - almost two years after the firm opened its San Francisco office.
Trump, Sanders win in New Hampshire; Twitter earnings; ESPN drops DraftKings; Members want NRA to cut ties with Ted Nugent; YouTube debuts original content; Critics question Peyton Manning's beer name-dropping.
Telecoms regulator rules against internet app, sending Facebook back to the PR drawing board
As part of the shift, Joanne Krell has returned to GM as executive director of corporate communications after seven years at the Kellogg Foundation.
She previously worked at Saxum, Pierpont Communications, Edelman, and Ketchum.
Forget funny. Social media users want money.
The holding company's PR firms reported a fourth-quarter organic revenue drop of 6.9% on Tuesday morning.
New Hampshire primary day; Omnicom Q4 and full-year 2015 earnings; Twitter launches anti-harassment task force; Is Chipotle blaming employees for its E. coli outbreak?; Instagram lets users switch accounts more easily.
Weber Shandwick has amalgamated its London operations under a single financial entity, as part of a "client-focused" restructure that has seen MDs Lucie Harper and Emma Thompson given new, expanded roles.
The Premier League has launched a new logo and visual identity that will go live before the start of next season. It will also say goodbye to title sponsor Barclays, and hello to a new agency to help reposition the league.
At noon on Monday, hungry customers trudged through the snow in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood only to find the lights out and doors locked at the chain's 7th Avenue location.
After manning -- no pun intended! - PRWeek's Twitter account during Super Bowl 50, Frank Washkuch picks the ads that made his night, as well as readers' favorites.
She will lead growth, development, and integration of the health, technology, corporate, and consumer practices at Edelman's DJE Holdings sister agency.
Now that the dust has settled following the launch of social network Peach, Marketing takes a look at what worthwhile opportunities, if any, it offers brands.
Super Bowl winners: Denver Broncos, Peyton Manning, Budweiser, Hyundai; Losers: Carolina Panthers, Cam Newton, Colonial Williamsburg; Chipotle shut-down; 'Rubiobot' fallout; Volkswagen to pay up.
Brunswick maintained its position as the PR agency that offered comms support to the greatest number of M&A deals globally in 2015, both by value and volume of deals, new research suggests.
PRWeek UK talks to the British agencies taking on the world: Having opened up a New York office in January 2015, Manifest has set itself some ambitious global expansion plans by 2020.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise has strongly disputed claims by an FT columnist that the software firm's comms chief Henry Gomez wrote a 'threatening' and 'aggressive' letter to her with suggestions about the newspaper's relationship with its advertisers, and has provided PRWeek with a copy of the letter.
The state's Board of Education is searching for an agency to work on a multifaceted outreach program.
The New York Times and CBS News have posted stories in recent weeks examining the nonprofit's spending.
On the eve of a Super Bowl likely to attract record ratings, the NFL is facing a critical long-term issue in player concussions. Improved communications can't solve the problem by itself, but it could give the league a good place to start.
Brands invest millions attempting to reach consumers during the annual Super Bowl and this year's clash between Carolina and Denver is no exception. But marketers will hope the Broncos aren't blown apart in a trademark first-half charge by the Panthers charismatic QB Cam Newton.
FleishmanHillard has been appointed as Bose's first global PR agency, PRWeek has learned.
Clinton, Sanders spar over Wall Street; January jobs number due; Google takes on extremists; NFL plans anti-domestic-violence ad for Super Bowl 50; LinkedIn shares plummet; Shkreli's lawyer criticizes client's tweeting.
Interest in American Football in the UK appears at an all-time high ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl 50, the final showdown of the NFL season pitching the Carolina Panthers against the Denver Broncos in Santa Clara, California.
Heckelman has been brought on to help apply Finsbury's expertise in crisis communications, corporate reputation, and public policy to the sports and entertainment space.
Marketers have more social platforms to choose from, but only two really matter - for now.
Sadoun: "I'm not here to create a new corporate layer."
Following last week's decision to require communications consultants who work with politicians to register as lobbyists, the state's Joint Commission on Public Ethics is looking into the role social media plays.
The fast-food chain is hinting it will once again introduce a new actor to portray Colonel Sanders during Sunday's game.
Super Bowl 50 campaigns aren't just relying on TV ads; they're pushing viewers to digital and social channels to interact with the brands themselves.
Sprint and T-Mobile are counterpunching at Verizon's 'rolling balls' ad with their own data.
Newcastle, Oreo, and Old Milwaukee have inserted themselves into the game without buying commercial time. But is the trick getting harder to pull off?
Income inequality and gender imbalance are underlying issues in nearly every topic discussed at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
The St. Louis Rams are now the Los Angeles Rams. San Diego and Oakland will have to talk more actively with the public about the value of an NFL franchise to avoid the same fate, say comms experts.
Do marketers hate the FTC's new regulations on native advertising? To the contrary, many say it will lead to better quality.
Car companies, telecomms giants, and mobile providers are all staking out their turf at the 2016 edition of the Consumer Electronics show, scheduled for next month.
Concussions will be back in the media spotlight when the Will Smith film hits theaters on Christmas Day, but that doesn't mean the NFL's business model faces long-term risk.
The question is not whether or not brands should be using live-streaming technologies such as Periscope and Meerkat, but what their strategy should be.
As world leaders prepare to gather in Paris on Monday for the crucial Climate Change Conference - in a city under a state of emergency following the terrorist attacks - PRWeek looks at how the comms of climate change have shifted since the disastrous Copenhagen summit six years ago and why walking the tightrope of language between misery and complacency is vital to tackling the issue.
Many consumers will shop online, according to a new report, but the majority still plan on shopping at discount and department stores
Marketers are paying more attention to digital channels this year, and adding online and social elements to their existing programs
Many films this holiday season have either flopped or made mega-bucks. Why the movie-marketing environment is tougher than ever.
Negative stereotypes play a role, and often companies - and veterans themselves -- don't realize what they have to offer.
"Rapid response used to be an innovation. Now it's a necessity," says Incite Agency founding partner Ben LaBolt.