PR professionals have praised the comms prowess of new Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi for his response to news broken by Bloomberg yesterday that the firm "concealed" a data breach affecting 57 million users and drivers last year.
Brent Colburn was most recently VP of communications at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
Massaro worked at Cisco before joining San Jose-based Nutanix.
The longtime anchor was pulled off the air by CBS News after sexual harassment allegations by several women came to light.
The corporate ethics group is in discussions with the PR Council to develop a universal set of communications ethics guidelines.
UK-based Hanover Group has acquired outright the Middle East business of Bell Pottinger, including its Abu Dhabi operating license, with Archie Berens becoming chair of the new combined operation.
The company's corporate communications team has seen a handful of eliminations.
Called ICX, the practice will be led by the agency's New York and London offices.
With its new Reinvent Mindsets spot, HP addresses the alienation and discomfort LGBTQ employees face in the workplace.
Will consumers give the pizza brand a do-over?
Dentsu Aegis Network, the international business owned by Dentsu, has recorded a decline in organic gross profit for the second quarter in a row.
French holding company Publicis has welcomed the raft of changes announced to the Cannes Lions festival yesterday, while others have given it a more cautious welcome.
And some fans of the show are destroying their coffee makers on social media in response.
The New York City chapter of the trade body will establish workshops and create an advisory board and an internal diversity and inclusion committee.
Freuds, Omnicom PR Group, Edelman, and Weber Shandwick are the firms that were handed worldwide assignments.
Beacon of light imagery from the Chinese brand's latest corporate campaign reflects its intention to step out as a world leader.
Smith was previously the communications leader for Ford Silicon Valley.
The company is looking to more clearly demonstrate earned media's ROI with the platform.
Joachim Koschnicke has been hired by Hering Schuppener, the European sister firm of Finsbury and Glover Park, following a short stint as head of strategic planning and strategic comms to German chancellor Angela Merkel.
Kennedy is succeeding Mark McCall, who recently stepped in for Ed Reilly in the top strategic comms role.
A smashing social media firestorm is an uncomfortable place for an apolitical brand.
PRWeek spoke with communications leaders from Microsoft, the EPA, and the agency world about the very different paths they took from military service to the communications industry.
The fallout from the Bell Pottinger scandal and the agency's subsequent demise has sparked a debate about whether the PR industry needs a global code of ethics.
The way things are going, 2017 could be remembered in the marcoms world as the year of the catastrophic, facepalm-inducing campaign. What role can PR play in stopping such disasters slipping through the net?
As the debate around ethical practice in PR continues, have trade bodies done enough to rid the sector of bad eggs and enhance its overall reputation? And what does it say about the value of associations to the industry in general? PR pros give their views.
The CEO of the newly created company talks to PRWeek about transforming local TV broadcast to juice revenue and revamp content.
Trade group PhRMA's CEO talks Sean Czarnecki through his first year in the job amid public outrage about price gouging.
A&W CEO tells Sean Czarnecki how he brought one of the U.S.'s oldest restaurant chains back from the dead with "tender loving care" and authenticity.
Nextdoor's CEO tells Sean Czarnecki why his app, found in about 75% of U.S. neighborhoods, is the one for all neighborly needs
The co-CEO of Robinhood tells Sean Czarnecki how the commission-free trading app is opening up the American financial system to everyone - not just the top 1%.