Recent departures from the regional comms team at new-generation taxi service Uber include EMEA head of comms Rachel Channing and EU head of policy Dominick Moxon-Tritsch, PRWeek understands.
SABMiller corporate affairs director Catherine May is to leave the global brewer following a shake-up in executive responsibilities that will see general counsel John Davidson take charge of communications.
Jim Moorhead was previously a partner in the Washington office of law firm Steptoe & Johnson.
New York officials said the city's first Ebola patient rode the A, 1, and L lines before testing positive for the virus.
Frank Mankiewicz, a press aide to Robert F. Kennedy and executive at Hill & Knowlton died on Thursday at age 90.
Big data and influence were some of the subjects under the microscope at the PR Council's Critical Issues Forum event in Manhattan on Thursday.
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission wants to raise awareness about deaths and injuries among children from furniture falling over.
CDC to distribute new Ebola-treatment standards; Microsoft to unveil smartwatch; Mayer to reveal latest Yahoo turnaround plan.
Obama considers ebola-response czar; Twitter experiments with users' feeds; Biden son discharged from Navy Reserves.
Malala Yousafzai wins Nobel Peace Prize; Microsoft CEO apologizes for saying women shouldn't ask for raises.
LinkedIn executive editor Dan Roth interviewed former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney on the eve of the social network's CommsConnect event in San Francisco. Steve Barrett picks out the highlights.
Obama brushed off by campaigning Democrats; EBay sticks with ALEC; Publicis buys South African integrated comms firm.
JPMorgan Chase data breach affects millions; EU clears Facebook's WhatsApp deal; Fed faces Congressional scrutiny.
The Committee on Oversight and Reform held a hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, where Secret Service director Julia Pierson shouldered the blame for an intruder entering the White House.
eBay to spin off PayPal; Secret Service faces scrutiny; Netflix to release first original movie
Devin James Group, the agency handling PR for Ferguson, Missouri following the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown, was let go when news surfaced about the CEO's prior conviction.
NPR got the scoop Thursday morning that Attorney General Eric Holder will step down. The White House has scheduled a press conference for this afternoon.
Bell Pottinger has recruited a former British diplomat, Mark Canning, in Asia to help expand the company's client base in the region.
Weber Shandwick has hired Wendy Mitchell, former deputy CEO of the Charity Retail Association, to join its public affairs team in London as Tamora Langley steps up to become acting head of public affairs.
Hundreds of thousands march against climate change; Secret Service under scrutiny; EMC, HP call off merger talks; Alibaba's IPO wows; UFC cuts ties with fighters accused of domestic violence.
From ISIS to Ebola abroad and Ferguson and immigration at home, there's no shortage of hot topics this election cycle. But one topic will trump all the rest, according to public affairs experts.
It might be tempting for business executives or celebrities to take advantage of the "right to be forgotten" ruling in Europe. But they risk the "Streisand effect" if they do so.
If confirmed to lead the VA, former P&G CEO Robert McDonald will have to focus on listening as much as leading, comms experts tell PRWeek.
Americans' news-consumption habits are changing quickly, and with them, so is the job of White House press secretary.
The future of the Internet hangs in the balance due to an ongoing battle between telecoms giants and the technology industry - and each side is taking a very different approach to telling their story.
Celia Fischer, VP, strategic comms, America's Natural Gas Alliance, discusses how the group's Think About It effort has cut through the noise.
Avery Mann, VP of PR and comms, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, on telling survivors' stories on their terms.
Erin Streeter, SVP, comms, National Association of Manufacturers, outlines the campaign to maintain intellectual property protections.
Arun Chaudhary, Revolution Messaging partner, talks about how Drunk Dial Congress was created and how it helped people vent their anger.
Bill Thorne, SVP of comms and public affairs, National Retail Federation, talks about changing the perception of retail and reaching young people
To help break through the silence and dispel the stigma that surrounds them, No More partnered with media giant Viacom to launch a new series of powerful No More PSAs.
The Keystone XL pipeline has been called the most studied pipeline project in history. It's also arguably the most popular.
While the American Red Cross is best known for blood collections and responding to disasters large and small, we are making a new push to save lives and reduce injuries by helping to prevent emergencies from occurring.
For Rainforest Trust's anniversary, the nonprofit wanted a new identity that would help raise its profile, attract new donors, and advance its mission.
Changing the attitudes and actions of the public requires patience and persistence, writes Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association's Jackie King.