This week on the podcast, PRWeek editorial director Steve Barrett and executive editor Frank Washkuch are joined by Stephanie Lowenthal, global head of communications, Trivago
1:54 - Lowenthal talks about relocating from New York to Düsseldorf to work for Trivago as global head of communications; advice for PR pros moving to countries where English is not the primary language; how the Delta variant is impacting travel and other industries.
15:55 - Just as brands and businesses start to roll out "return to normal" campaigns, the COVID-19 Delta variant is poised to throw a wrench into back-to-work plans, and many businesses are updating their COVID policies in turn.
18:57 - All about the Edelman acquisition of Basilinna and roll out of DC firm Edelman Global Advisory.
23:05 - On Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital rebranding its MediaMonks and MightyHive brands into one entity, Media.Monks.
25:01 - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo responded to an attorney general investigation that found he sexually harassed at least 11 women. How well — make that poorly — did Cuomo handle his response?
29:47 - Catching up on Olympics storylines and how athletes are communicating their mental health directly to viewers.
33:35 - PRWeek calls for Best Places to Work submissions. Learn more here.