The contract covers the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration campaign Talk. They Hear You.
Hazard is the latest in a string of former Cognito staffers to join Vested, launched by two Cognito veterans in 2015.
People are returning to the Motor City in droves as it reinvents itself as a hotchpotch of arts, culture, restaurants, newly thriving inner city, and affordable place to build a life and a career.
The latest rumor about a White House comms shakeup involves the creation of a "war room" to counteract leaks from the #RussiaGate investigations and other negative news.
A social campaign by Walkers Crisps asking fans to submit selfies which are then inserted into a video with ambassador Gary Lineker has gone awry, with several Twitter users sending in photos of notorious criminals.
The former PepsiCo and Toyota chief communications officer was never charged after being arrested in Japan in 2015 for allegedly importing painkillers without permission.
Thirty percent of ad agency professionals said they've advised clients to stay out of politics.
Breakfast Briefing, 5.25.2017: Election eve shock in Montana; Advertisers distance themselves from Hannity
News for PR pros to know on Thursday morning: A Republican candidate in Montana allegedly "body-slammed" a reporter covering the special election there; Marketers are stepping away from Fox News' Hannity; and journalists are taking Sean Spicer's side for once.
Hills Balfour beats incumbent to win $1m UK PR brief for Brand USA - but tourism body faces being fired by Trump
Hills Balfour has unseated five-year incumbent Black Diamond to win the UK travel marketing and PR contract for Brand USA - but the tourism body faces elimination by the President Trump.
The UK arm of Grayling has returned to profitability, with a "large part" of the PR agency now profitable globally, owner Huntsworth announced this morning.
The incoming global comms leader at Ford talks about how the automaker can attract Silicon Valley talent, the advantages of his background as a journalist, and new CEO Jim Hackett's unique problem-solving approach.
Twitter has launched a customizable Direct Message Card that brands can use to promote and share the bots or other customer experiences they've created, while Snapchat and Instagram have launched stories updates.
The firm, founded in 2015, is the fitness chain's first PR AOR.
Bai CMO Michael Simon on moving creative in-house, selling surprise, and the brand's new corporate parents
"It's cheaper" to work with an in-house agency and there's "more agility," says the beverage brand's lead marketer.
Need-to-know news for PR pros on Wednesday morning: Sean Hannity steps away (kind of) from Seth Rich conspiracy theory; Uber is paying back what it owes to New York drivers; and sponsors are bailing on the New York Puerto Rican Day Parade in droves.
An employee of independent PR agency Rumpus has died after the terror attack in Manchester, it has been confirmed.
Teneo Holdings has continued its acquisition spree by buying Cabinet DN, the Brussels-based public affairs and strategic communications firm.
Goode will lead external affairs, including corporate comms, corporate citizenship, and government affairs.
Do you buy a new study that found consumers want relevant brands more than trustworthy brands?
Engagement Labs ranked the top 10 alcohol brands by their social conversations in a new study.
Your update first thing in the morning on world leaders reacting to the terrorist attack in Manchester, President' Trump's first proposed budget, #RussiaGate, and Airbnb's most interesting listing.
The firm launched the service in the U.S. two years ago.
Yves Romestan has retired as global comms chief at pharmacy giant Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), with many of his former responsibilities taken on by senior colleague Laura Vergani, PRWeek has learned.
A trustworthy brand is great, but a relevant brand is much better to most customers, according to new research from Golin.
The firm is planning to open an office in Hong Kong next month after expanding to Houston in February.
Baum is a veteran of Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment and the Brooklyn Nets.
The change at the top of Ford Motor Company's communications team coincides with a leadership shift in the CEO's office.
A 15-part video series teaches viewers how to make 20 original recipes.
The automaker is changing communications leaders as it switches chief executives, with veteran comms head Ray Day exiting, according to Forbes.
The record-breaking attempt is part of a year-long 40th anniversary celebration for the chain.
Visits to three top 50 global PR firms based in the U.K. provided a fresh view of the industry through a lens with many common characteristics.
PRWeek's editorial team discusses the news of the week.
Politico reported on Thursday that President Trump is planning to shake up his communications operation by pulling Sean Spicer from his on-camera role and putting his deputy, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, in the briefing room instead. What say you?
Trevor FitzGibbon is getting back in the game a year and a half after closing progressive shop FitzGibbon Media.
Kate Hawker has joined Edelman as MD of its UK healthcare team, following Ann Bartling's departure from the firm in October after 13 years.
Several officials have said that Trump is looking to shake up his comms team, including taking Spicer off-camera, Politico reports.
He will take over the role from Peter Henshaw, who is retiring after nearly four decades at the energy giant.
The decade-long incumbent on the account is FleishmanHillard.
On She Goes brings agency voices and community contributors together to carve out a space in conscientious tourism.
McDonald's had no choice but to withdraw its now infamous "dead dad ad" after it provoked fierce criticism from the public and bereavement charities, the brand's top UK marketer has said.
The tone has changed dramatically since last year for LGBT rights groups, which are now as focused on opposing the Trump administration's policies as celebrating progress and community.
Whether scared off by rising xenophobia or uncertain market conditions, brands are cutting back on pushes targeting the Hispanic audience in the U.S., according to several firms that specialize in reaching the market.
I watched the latest McDonald's UK campaign video this morning with my mouth open wide enough to accomodate a whole Big Mac.
Snap Inc. had a poor first quarter. It also has the audience, innovation, and elements of personability and privacy that other platforms can't copy.
Major media outlets are turning to brand-building campaigns to prove they are not "fake news," regardless of what the president says.
Organizations such as the March of Dimes and American Cancer Society have teamed up to fight the latest iteration of healthcare reform in Congress.
Each critical branded film hit is outnumbered by several misses. Directors and marketers explain why.
"Defund Planned Parenthood" is a common rallying cry in Washington, DC, in the early months of the Trump administration. How the organization is fighting back.
Indeed, a man needs his nuggs--and brands need to take a lesson from Wendy's smart interaction with a (non-influencer) teen.
Several of the top-spending brands have never hired more than one female or non-white marketing boss, and some never have.
United Airlines MD of global communications Megan McCarthy says the carrier should have taken a more thoughtful approach to responding to the dress-code controversy.
Arts and science groups are using integrated marketing campaigns to help supporters reach members of Congress in what could be a make-or-break moment for many groups.
The changes include an updated definition of PR, entry-form revisions, and a new point system for the Network of the Year award.
Uber is facing an avalanche of crises. To fix its reputation, experts say it has to grow up fast--and so does its leadership.
The Democratic National Committee's new leadership team has a lot of work ahead after Hillary Clinton's stunning November loss.