The PR Week podcast

Welcome to The PR Week, PRWeek's regular weekly roundup of everything that matters in the worlds of PR and communications. Tune in each week as PRWeek editorial director Steve Barrett and executive editor Frank Washkuch conduct in-depth interviews with notable guests and run down the week's top news stories.

The PR Week: 10.20.2021: Josh Garrett, Redwood Climate Communications

The PR Week: 10.20.2021: Josh Garrett, Redwood Climate Communications

Garrett talks about the origins of Redwood Climate Communications, emerging technology in the climate sector, breaking through the “doom and gloom” of environmental news and more.

The PR Week: 10.15.2021: Kristal Howard, Kroger

The PR Week: 10.15.2021: Kristal Howard, Kroger

The 2021 Purpose Awards jury chair talks about her main takeaways from the awards and the PRDecoded: Purpose Transformed Conference.

Building the home sector’s future, a podcast sponsored by G&S Business Communications

Building the home sector’s future, a podcast sponsored by G&S Business Communications

Featuring Ben Boyd, VP of comms and community relations, Lowe’s Companies, and Meredith Topalanchik, MD at G&S Business Communications.

Bringing harmony to purpose efforts, a podcast sponsored by Porter Novelli

Bringing harmony to purpose efforts, a podcast sponsored by Porter Novelli

Featuring Harvey Mason, Jr., CEO of The Recording Academy, and Sean Smith, EVP and head of corporate counsel practice, Porter Novelli.

The PR Week 10.7.2021: Audrey Ponzio, APC Collective

The PR Week 10.7.2021: Audrey Ponzio, APC Collective

Ponzio talks about her career path from Edelman to the origins of APC Collective, activating authentic DE&I initiatives and more.

The PR Week: 9:30:2021: Rochelle Ford, Elon University's School of Communication

The PR Week: 9:30:2021: Rochelle Ford, Elon University's School of Communication

Ford talks about how companies and organizations can go beyond just words on DEI initiatives, the legacy of Black public relations pioneer Ofield Dukes and more.

The PR Week: 9.24.2021: Aerial Ellis, PRSA Foundation

The PR Week: 9.24.2021: Aerial Ellis, PRSA Foundation

Ellis talks about her work at the PRSA Foundation with Prosek Partners, how to attract students to the PR industry and retain them, diversifying organizations and more.

The PR Week: 9.17.2021: Mike Valdes-Fauli, Pinta

The PR Week: 9.17.2021: Mike Valdes-Fauli, Pinta

Valdes-Fauli talks about the intricacies of targeting the very diverse Hispanic-American market, running a full-service speciality agency and more.

The PR Week: 9.8.2021: Josh Cherwin, National September 11 Memorial & Museum

The PR Week: 9.8.2021: Josh Cherwin, National September 11 Memorial & Museum

Cherwin talks about how the organization prepared for the 20th anniversary of 9/11, its social activations and communication strategies around the milestone year and more.

The PR Week: 9.2.2021: Barry Baum, Milwaukee Bucks

The PR Week: 9.2.2021: Barry Baum, Milwaukee Bucks

The Bucks' CCO talks about the team's championship run, handling media access, growing a global sports brand and more.

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

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.

The PR Week: 8.19.2021: Joe Evangelisti, JPMorgan Chase

The PR Week: 8.19.2021: Joe Evangelisti, JPMorgan Chase

The managing director of communications talks about working through the 2008 financial crisis, coming out in the world of PR and more.

The PR Week: 8.12.2021: Bruno Cardinali, Popeyes

The PR Week: 8.12.2021: Bruno Cardinali, Popeyes

Cardinali talks brand strategy, how to get positioning right on social media, the “chicken wars” and more.

The PR Week: 8.5.2021: Stephanie Lowenthal, Trivago

The PR Week: 8.5.2021: Stephanie Lowenthal, Trivago

Lowenthal talks about working in Germany, how PR pros can adapt to countries where English is not the primary language, pushing through the pandemic and more.

Adding fuel to purpose efforts, a podcast sponsored by NRG Energy