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Weber Shandwick on aiding Bahamas with Hurricane Dorian: 'This one has been very personal'

Weber Shandwick on aiding Bahamas with Hurricane Dorian: 'This one has been very personal'

How the firm has been aiding the Bahamas ministry following Dorian and next steps.

Royal Caribbean: Want to help the Bahamas? Book a ticket

Royal Caribbean: Want to help the Bahamas? Book a ticket

The cruise line brand's comms team on its plans to help Hurricane Dorian relief efforts.

Are Silicon Valley marketing and comms pros over it?

Are Silicon Valley marketing and comms pros over it?

Is the tech sector too much to handle?

Edelman names new EMEA COO

Edelman names new EMEA COO

Edelman has promoted the GM of its Amsterdam firm, Arent Jan Hesselink, to chief operating officer of EMEA under the leadership of new EMEA CEO and president Ed Williams.

LinkedIn promotes communications lead Melissa Selcher to CMO

LinkedIn promotes communications lead Melissa Selcher to CMO

She is succeeding the retiring Shannon (Stubo) Brayton.

Procter & Gamble's Damon Jones stars in Nat Geo's 'Activate: The Global Citizen Movement'

Procter & Gamble's Damon Jones stars in Nat Geo's 'Activate: The Global Citizen Movement'

The six-part documentary series debuted this month.

Hilton's Daniella Foster joins Bayer in public affairs, sustainability role

Hilton's Daniella Foster joins Bayer in public affairs, sustainability role

She previously led global corporate responsibility at Hilton.

Entertainment giant Endeavor files IPO

Entertainment giant Endeavor files IPO

The company hopes to raise north of $600 million with the IPO.

Panasonic's Alberto Canal on 'using the hell out of' his Hispanic background

Panasonic's Alberto Canal on 'using the hell out of' his Hispanic background

Canal spoke at Museum of PR's Celebration of Latino PR History.

An existential moment for in-house communications leads

An existential moment for in-house communications leads

CEOs are looking for help as they adapt to a world of permanent disruption and they're not fussy about where they get it from.

'Government has to act now': Richard Edelman joins 100-plus CEOs on gun-control letter

'Government has to act now': Richard Edelman joins 100-plus CEOs on gun-control letter

The chief executives of major marketing holding companies are also urging the Senate to pass background check legislation and red flag laws.

VeriSign hires Comcast's David McGuire to lead communications

VeriSign hires Comcast's David McGuire to lead communications

He is starting this week in the newly created role.

American Express hires The We Company's comms head Jennifer Skyler

American Express hires The We Company's comms head Jennifer Skyler

The credit card company has named Skyler chief corporate affairs officer.

Amazon, Activision Blizzard alum Mary Osako to lead UCLA comms division

Amazon, Activision Blizzard alum Mary Osako to lead UCLA comms division

The university picked Osako after a national search.

CCO roles expand as businesses transform: Page study

CCO roles expand as businesses transform: Page study

Communications executives must embrace collaboration as their corporate mandate grows, the organization found.

Under Armour's Kelley McCormick steps down

Under Armour's Kelley McCormick steps down

McCormick is a veteran of SKDKnickerbocker and McBee|Gibraltar.

One-word answers with Mastercard's Raja Rajamannar

One-word answers with Mastercard's Raja Rajamannar

The chief marketing and communications officer shares his agency partner deal-breaker.

CCO Jennifer Erickson departs GE for Mastercard

CCO Jennifer Erickson departs GE for Mastercard

GE has expanded CMO Linda Boff's role to include communications.

Bayer law firm's investigation clears FleishmanHillard of wrongdoing for Monsanto

Bayer law firm's investigation clears FleishmanHillard of wrongdoing for Monsanto

Law firm Sidley Austin said the agency did not act illegally when it compiled lists of stakeholders for the maker of Roundup.

Fyllo launches marketing tech platform for cannabis

Fyllo launches marketing tech platform for cannabis

The platform is rolling out with $16 million in seed funding.

Analysis

Online rumor about a brand? The clock is ticking

Online rumor about a brand? The clock is ticking

Respond like Olive Garden, not SoulCycle.

Why Business Roundtable's historic declaration wasn't a fit for every company

Why Business Roundtable's historic declaration wasn't a fit for every company

Of the seven companies that declined to sign it, two said the document didn't apply to them, another said the timing was bad and the other four didn't want to talk about it.

PR firms targeted CMOs for years, only to see companies eliminate the role. Now what?

PR firms targeted CMOs for years, only to see companies eliminate the role. Now what?

Agencies see opportunity amid complexity.

'A remarkable missed opportunity': Why Wayfair's response to employee walkout failed

'A remarkable missed opportunity': Why Wayfair's response to employee walkout failed

The company's "business as usual" response missed the mark, say experts.

PR pros: 'Huawei is handling crisis well, but could target customers in charm offensive'

PR pros: 'Huawei is handling crisis well, but could target customers in charm offensive'

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has its work cut out to convince governments, technology partners and consumers that its products and telco infrastructure are safe, experts warn.

CEO Q&A

Move over Millennials: Generation X is coming for your avocados

Move over Millennials: Generation X is coming for your avocados

Avocados From Mexico targets older people in its new marketing.

CEO Monty Sharma on getting Jenny Craig back into shape

CEO Monty Sharma on getting Jenny Craig back into shape

"We've focused squarely on being a leader in what we've always been: a leader in weight loss with the highest amount of support and delicious meals."

Columbia CEO spent $80k on WaPo ad because 'cavemen in D.C. don't use social media'

Columbia CEO spent $80k on WaPo ad because 'cavemen in D.C. don't use social media'

The retailer's chief Tim Boyle on why he is blasting the government shutdown.

A whole new ball game for Johnson Controls

A whole new ball game for Johnson Controls

CEO George Oliver dishes on the company's decision to take on the Pro Football Hall of Fame Village.

Breaking the habit: Omada CEO uses integrated approach to improve customer care

Breaking the habit: Omada CEO uses integrated approach to improve customer care

Sean Duffy, CEO and cofounder of Omada Health, is striving to be the 'operational innovator' of healthcare.