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Haymarket Media Coronavirus Briefing Special Edition: The vaccines

Haymarket Media Coronavirus Briefing Special Edition: The vaccines

In this Special Edition of the Haymarket Media Coronavirus Briefing, we take a close look at the vaccines, the planned rollout, the obstacles that stand in the way of public acceptance and the educational messaging that will be needed.

Diversity and inclusion at PRSA New York

Diversity and inclusion at PRSA New York

PRSA-NY is addressing D&I not by talking, but by acting says president-elect Andrew Graham.

How Covid-19 has impacted content about the holiday season

How Covid-19 has impacted content about the holiday season

The pandemic has altered the way we will celebrate this holiday season, as people prepare for smaller gatherings and a completely different approach to Black Friday sales.

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The COVID Effect: As our activity slows down, our attention ramps up

The COVID Effect: As our activity slows down, our attention ramps up

Never has it been more important to act with purpose and never has the opportunity to change been greater.

Getty Images teams up with GLAAD to enhance transgender representation

Getty Images teams up with GLAAD to enhance transgender representation

The organizations created guidelines for photographers that aim to enhance commercial imagery of transgender and nonbinary people.

Coffee Break with Ketchum’s Mike Doyle

Coffee Break with Ketchum’s Mike Doyle

The CEO talks starting the position 5 months ago, his start at the agency 25 years ago, and navigating a difficult year from a business, personal and employee wellbeing point of view.

Comms measurement: Adding context to the conversation

Comms measurement: Adding context to the conversation

As PR evolves, so must the way it is measured. New perspectives abound as industry leaders share their expertise on this Meltwater-hosted webcast.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Wednesday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Wednesday morning

U.K. approves Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine; Trump tweets veto threat; Nike ad draws praise and backlash in Japan.

Former Soho House comms chief joins Stella McCartney

Former Soho House comms chief joins Stella McCartney

Peter Chipchase, long-time comms lead at Soho House, has joined fashion house Stella McCartney as its chief marketing officer.

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Comms Challenges: Accepted and Confronted

Comms Challenges: Accepted and Confronted

Numerous obstacles comms has long faced have only been heightened by the inescapable uncertainty of 2020 — as evidenced by this fourth annual Comms Report from Cision and PRWeek, PR is up to the task.

Nielsen names Jamie Moldafsky chief marketing, communications officer

Nielsen names Jamie Moldafsky chief marketing, communications officer

Moldafsky will spearhead the integrated global function for Nielsen’s global media business.

MWW sues indicted ex-EVP Andrew Garson for $10M

MWW sues indicted ex-EVP Andrew Garson for $10M

The suit alleges Garson, indicted by federal prosecutors last year, orchestrated a Ponzi-like scheme.

North 6th Agency promotes Daniela Mancinelli to CEO

North 6th Agency promotes Daniela Mancinelli to CEO

Founder Matt Rizzetta assumes the role of chairman.

Agency recruiters join forces to tackle the industry’s diversity challenges

Agency recruiters join forces to tackle the industry’s diversity challenges

Allies for Recruitment (AIR) is the first collective of advertising and marketing recruiters dedicated to sharing knowledge and promoting diverse and inclusive hiring practices.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Tuesday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Tuesday morning

Caltrans budgets $9m for stormwater pollution education effort; What did the world listen to in 2020?

Caltrans budgets $9m for stormwater pollution education effort

Caltrans budgets $9m for stormwater pollution education effort

Oral interviews of bidding agencies will happen next month.

Noom brings on Emma Frane in first comms hire

Noom brings on Emma Frane in first comms hire

Frane joins the weight loss app from Casper, where she led communications.

Vetted launches with expert directory for journalists

Vetted launches with expert directory for journalists

The online platform enables interview requests sent from reporters to prospective sources.

Covid erased $63bn in global adspend, and 2021 will only give back 59% of that

Covid erased $63bn in global adspend, and 2021 will only give back 59% of that

The latest forecast from WARC calls for a 10.2% drop in global ad spend in 2020, and the organization says it will take until 2022 to recover to 2019's level of spend.

Auction house Phillips hires Magda Grigorian as global comms head

Auction house Phillips hires Magda Grigorian as global comms head

She starts on Monday, reporting to CEO Edward Dolman.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Monday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Monday morning

Biden names all-female White House communications team; Moderna seeks emergency approval of COVID-19 vaccine.

Diffusion hires PR director to launch enterprise tech practice

Diffusion hires PR director to launch enterprise tech practice

Diffusion has set up an enterprise technology division to be led by senior tech PR director Lucie Bickerdike.

Biden names all-female White House communications team

Biden names all-female White House communications team

Kate Bedingfield was picked as communications director and Obama administration veteran Jen Psaki (pictured) was named White House press secretary.

Florida Paints hires TikTok star fired by Sherwin-Williams and gives him art studio

Florida Paints hires TikTok star fired by Sherwin-Williams and gives him art studio

Florida Paints founder Don Strube shared how he got the star to join his small business.

J Public Relations to open Nashville, Toronto offices

J Public Relations to open Nashville, Toronto offices

The firm is planning for post-pandemic growth.

Just briefly

Just briefly

People moves, account wins and other PR related news.

Proof Analytics launches Proof BusinessGPS for marcomms

Proof Analytics launches Proof BusinessGPS for marcomms

The platform's automated analytics is quick and less expensive than traditional analytics, Proof says.