The firm has been leading strategic comms for Uber in the Latin American market since last month. Its Miami office is leading account work.
IR pros say avoiding wire services could have a harmful affect on smaller companies.
With two debates down for the Republican candidates, the Democrats finally take the stage on Tuesday.
Cheerios wasted no time getting information out across various platforms.
From PRWeek sister title Campaign: It used to be axiomatic that, as the feel-good factor among Britain's consumers rose, so did the fortunes of the country's ad industry.
'The Wall Street Journal' reported this week that Goldman Sachs will release its next quarterly earnings report via Twitter and its own website. A smart investment or not?
Stagwell Group acquires SKDKnickerbocker; Investigators look into second Volkswagen device; Biden aides meet with DNC; Playmobil toy called racist; DraftKings, FanDuel sued; Elon Musk tees off on Apple.
Coca-Cola Great Britain has said it is working to achieve similar levels of transparency to those in the US around its partnerships and research links, following a damning article in The Times this morning.
Mark Penn's investment fund, backed by ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, makes US public affairs firm its first purchase
Australian arm of global carmaker seeks to get out ahead of the issue quickly with online tool to help affected consumers and regular updates
"If you don't define yourself, you're going to be defined by others," said Jim Wilkinson, Alibaba's SVP of international corporate affairs.
Volkswagen Group of America CEO Michael Horn spent Thursday morning being peppered with questions by members of Congress about the company's emissions regulations evasions.
Ogilvy Public Relations chairman Christopher Graves will serve his second term as chair.
Microsoft has appointed Tom Pilla as director of UK PR following the departure of Nicola Taylor last year.
The WPP agency will pitch Indonesia as a tourism destination in markets around the world with the goal of boosting the number of visitors to the country to 20 million in coming years.
The b-to-b company is trying to raise its profile in the US as it searches for an executive to lead news and content.
Blatter suspended; Goldman to eschew wire services for Twitter for earnings release; Dell in talks to buy EMC; Changes afoot at Twitter; Murdoch tweet causes outrage.
When the opportunity arose to work with the White House initiative to urge 8.8 million lawful permanent residents to obtain citizenship, we knew República had to be a part of it.
BP is looking to draw a line under the damaging 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill following the US government's latest announcement on the disaster - but PR and reputation professionals say challenges for the firm, and the broader energy industry, have not gone away.
Tom Grimmer joins the agency bringing three decades' worth of Asia experience
The Draft Biden 2016 Super-PAC released its first ad urging Vice President Joe Biden to throw his hat in the ring for the Democratic presidential nomination.
The executives are leaving Catalyst nearly three years after IMG bought the agency.
Shift will lend its support as the company launches products late this year and in early 2016.
Ogilvy PR has promoted Marshall Manson, the managing director of its social practice across EMEA, to UK CEO.
New York attorney general looks into fantasy sports sites; Volkswagen sets recall timeline; AB InBev ups offer for SABMiller; Clinton email probe spreads; Gallup won't enter primary fray; Obama pushes TPP with farmers.
Ketchum London has promoted Jo-ann Robertson to the position of deputy CEO, London, while Deirdre Murphy has been made chief operating officer, London, effective immediately.
For many executives, it's the most stressful time of the year: budget season.
Tech brands such as Google, Apple and Microsoft fared equally well over the summer in terms of media coverage in Europe and America, but others - such as Amazon and Nokia - have a skewed media profile, according to a new study.
Grayling has been selected by the Government of Turkey to oversee international comms for next year's World Energy Congress in Istanbul.
The FDA's Fresh Empire campaign seeks to reach multicultural teens between 12 and 17 years old.
Both companies say they've found no evidence of employee wrongdoing after a critical New York Times report on Monday about the unregulated industry.
The fast-food chain is getting no shortage of traditional media coverage, as well.
He will lead Zeno's US digital team and customer experience service.
The SNL vet has teamed with other funny moms to crack jokes in a Chevy Traverse.
Berk will continue to use its own brand and function as an independent subsidiary of MWW.
In terms of whose brand is worth what, technology companies are again at the top of the list.
European technology PR firm Johnson King has merged into global agency Finn Partners, becoming Finn Partners Ltd.
McDonald's all-day breakfast is here; Beer mega-merger said to be off; Variety names CMO; NFL official addresses blown call; General Mills recalls non-gluten-free Cheerios; DaftKings, FanDuel face 'insider trading' accusations; Clinton camp capitalizes on McCarthy gaffe.
Instinctif has hired former Edelman global energy sector chair Rishi Bhattacharya as managing partner in its international corporate affairs practice.
Amit Narayan will take on new national role of reputation lead
Virtual doesn't mean "do-nothing" - and it saves time, too - say communicators who have worked in the corporate, agency, and consultancy worlds.
Investigative journalism is getting more complicated. Here's what it means for those under the microscope
As newsrooms have shrunk, non-traditional media and organizations are doing the brunt of investigative reporting. Communicators are adjusting - and pushing back in new ways.
The Volkswagen Group scandal, which began when the company admitted fitting 11 million cars worldwide with a so-called 'defeat device' to fool emissions tests, threatens to overwhelm its numerous brands but is there also a danger that the issue could spill over into a sector-wide reputational crisis for the motor industry as a whole?
Ongoing economic growth and commitment to reform are at the heart of the President's comms mission. But he also finds time to namecheck Hemingway, Sleepless in Seattle and House of Cards in keynote speech
Crisis comms experts tell PRWeek that a leadership change is one step the German automaker needs to take right now.
In the latest of PRWeek Asia's monthly country spotlights, we assess the economic outlook, the media landscape and the opportunities for PR in Malaysia
Both President Obama and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping will be keeping one eye on their legacies during next week's extensive state visit. The trip will have implications for US businesses, as well.
McDonald's all-day breakfast menu additions could help its bottom line. But they may hurt its efforts to add healthier food options.
The refugee crisis taking place in Europe is especially sensitive because of the large number of children affected.
Although the National Football League has been communicating about its health and safety efforts, Concussion's release will potentially reignite the discussion on a much broader scale.
Divine inspiration: Pope Francis' US visit - and PR message - can help rebuild Catholic Church, say comms pros
As more and more people in the US leave the Catholic Church, an on-target message from the progressive Pope about poverty and discrimination could help reverse the slide when he visits the country in September.
Contrary to popular belief, Addyi is not the female Viagra. That's the message drug-maker Sprout must get across to doctors and patients in the coming weeks.
Communications experts say news-release-distribution services just don't reach journalists like they used to. But they do help public companies meet SEC requirements.
A highly competitive category is getting even more intense with the entry of major food and confectionary players.
It's harder than it looks to launch an extension of an iconic brand.