She started at the company on November 13.
Jeremy Westby was SVP at Webster PR, whose founder has been accused of sexual assault.
The company's corporate communications team has seen a handful of eliminations.
Marshall Wace has become the second hedge fund to bet against WPP's shares in the space of two months.
Organizers of the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity this week made their play to placate an industry increasingly frustrated by the costs associated with a week on La Croisette - but, for the PR sector at least, the changes seem positive.
Are these much needed adjustments, too little too late, or is the festival still not properly representing PR?
Designed to "comfortably fit four adults and a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken," KFC hopes the internet escape pod is just what consumers need this holiday season.
The "Man Box," or the set of attributes that rigidly defines masculinity, is harmful and an issue Axe and Lynx have decided to address, said Rik Strubel, the brand's global VP.
The 5 stories PR pros need to know to finish the week on the right foot.
Greenpeace has launched a Christmas campaign designed to take advantage of what it describes as Coca-Cola's "huge PR push" during the festive season.
We caught up with the communications manager to see how he's handling his 15 minutes of internet fame.
She is working with clients including Revlon and Elizabeth Arden.
The French advertising group's U.K. organic revenue fell by 10.9% for the three months to the end of September, while its North American business grew.
Some decried the lack of full integration.
Kellogg's is reviving its cereal café concept, opening a permanent store in New York City's Union Square.
Mars CMO Andrew Clarke says marketers and brands need to fight back against orthodoxy, avoid being over-controlling, and empower staff and agencies.
Called ICX, the practice will be led by the agency's New York and London offices.
And some prominent members of the alt-right aren't happy about losing their status symbols.
Public affairs and property comms agency Remarkable Group has hired former Bell Pottinger partner Steve Summers as a director.
With its new Reinvent Mindsets spot, HP addresses the alienation and discomfort LGBTQ employees face in the workplace.
The state tourism group has worked with Fahlgren Mortine since 2014.
Jayanta Jenkins spoke to Faaez Samadi about the creative opportunities for brands on Twitter, which go way beyond selling products.
Will consumers give the pizza brand a do-over?
Bentwood said the Interpublic Group firm wants "serious rocket science" in its analytics approach.
Ketchum, Ogilvy, Porter Novelli, Weber Shandwick, and FleishmanHillard are among the firms that have been awarded past Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services IDIQ accounts.
Gudmundson was most recently director of comms for Zumper, an apartment rental website.
The hire will be the automaker's "subject matter expert" when it comes to social media.
Snapchat has rolled its advertising self-service tools onto one platform with Ad Manager 2.0.
Jose Papa reflects on a turbulent first year leading Cannes Lions and explains why a journey through Campaign's archive reassured him that the festival could recover from its recent troubles.
Dentsu Aegis Network, the international business owned by Dentsu, has recorded a decline in organic gross profit for the second quarter in a row.
Plus: Sean Hannity has asked his fans to stop destroying coffee makers. But are other brands next?
Bacardi global head of brand PR and corporate comms Lisa Jedan has been named as the chair of the PRWeek Global Awards 2018.
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.
The PR Lions are here to stay, but as part of the festival's new "Reach" track.
The Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center launched the Recreating the Feeling campaign on Monday.
And some fans of the show are destroying their coffee makers on social media in response.
She is working with Steve Bonsignore, MD and New York consumer practice leader, to lead the group's day-to-day operations.
The New York City chapter of the trade body will establish workshops and create an advisory board and an internal diversity and inclusion committee.
Chris Satterthwaite is to step down as chief executive of Chime - owner of PR agencies Good Relations, Harvard and Teamspirit - after 15 years in charge.
Get America Covered is working to encourage consumers to sign up for coverage through the Affordable Care Act.
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 indictments of Paul Manafort and Richard Gates have spurred firms to ensure their FARA paperwork is up to standard.
A number of new titles are popping up all over PR agencies as shops move from polishing their content creation chops to focusing on data.
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.
Both companies have found their employees are the most effective storytellers on the issue.
The bids may be in, but the communications pushes are just beginning. How three North American cities are making their cases to the e-commerce juggernaut.
Brands keep coming back for more, albeit with additional fine print.
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?
Two of the country's biggest and best-known breast cancer organizations, Susan G. Komen and the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, are focusing on raising awareness and research money for the deadliest forms of the disease.
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.
Experts share how podcasts are helping brands reach consumers on a deeper level in "today's 140-character world."
The government disaster-assistance agency had a busy summer responding to hurricanes in the Southeast and Texas and wildfires in the West. Here's how it's changed communications strategy in the past dozen years.
Apple's most advanced smartphone will sell itself, but touting the iPhone 8 presents a number of hurdles, say experts.
The PR Council and other industry leaders draw a line in the sand: What they're prepared to do if a U.S.-based firm brings the industry "into disrepute."