2021 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

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Edelman completes client review, releases climate principles

The firm will begin conversations with clients in the coming weeks about reaching goals – or parting ways – says CEO Richard Edelman.

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Cannes Lions hires The Unmistakable as DEI consultancy

The appointment comes months after the organization came under scrutiny for removing the only person of color from the dean's list of the Cannes Lions School.

Cannes Lions confirms physical return in 2022

Back to the South of France, June 20-24.

WPP’s Q3 financials prove PR is on a tear

Purpose, reputation, employee activism, political polarization and a racial reckoning are fueling big spikes in demand for smart communications counsel.

Aflac CEO Dan Amos on the value of creating a vision and sticking to it

The supplemental insurance company’s out-and-about duck mascot speaks to its brand and to philanthropy — with one voice.

The winners of the 2021 Purpose Awards

Celebrating the purposeful work that is taking communications to the next level.

Coffee Break with Freuds U.S.’ Tola St. Matthew-Daniel

The EVP sits down to discuss the B Corporation, from its presence in the U.S. to what the future holds while continuing to navigate a COVID-pressured world.

Coffee Break with Egami Group’s Teneshia Jackson Warner

The founder and CEO talks about Egami’s new partnership with Zeno and how it can supercharge the agency’s development.

The PR Week: 8.26.2021: Alison Brod, Alison Brod Marketing + Communications

Brod discusses how to actually measure the value of PR, working with influencers, hybrid working models and more.

Zeno Group and Egami form strategic partnership for DE&I comms

Zeno’s strategic investment strengthens its multicultural comms, while providing Egami capital to grow its business.

Music streaming service Tidal hires Sade Ayodele as global comms head

Ayodele co-launched Hold the PRess last year to push agencies to increase transparency about staff diversity.

Tinder brings back Cannes Lions-winning interactive experience

Swipe Night will be a mystery-solving adventure.

Cannes Lions 2021: PR Lions debrief

PRWeek editorial director Steve Barrett interviewed PR Lions jury president and Weber Shandwick CEO Gail Heimann about this year's award-winning work in the PR Lions.

Have Cannes Lions lost their emotional impact? Putting winning ads to the test

Awards jurors love campaigns that drive social purpose yet consumers don’t always feel the same. That's according to research from System 1, which compared Cannes Lions winners against other ads.

Coffee Break with Action Moscow’s Nikita Petrusev

The Russian agency’s lead creative explains how his team produced one of the most impactful PR Lions Gold-winning campaigns at the recent Cannes festival.