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Can Peacemaker bring sanity and civility to Twitter? Twitter Safety hopes so

The platform is looking to the vainglorious superhero to make a difference. Unfortunately, he isn’t pitching any original ideas.

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Samba TV hires Dallas Lawrence as head of communications and brand

Samba TV, which is planning an IPO, provides viewership data for Internet-connected TVs to content programmers, publishers and advertising vendors.

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Apple names Kristin Huguet head of PR

Huguet replaces Stella Low, who joined Apple last May. Low is leaving to spend more time with her family, according to the company.

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Unit9 launches specialist division dedicated to the metaverse

Launch clients include Havas Media Group, Opera and COPA90.

Chicago: Oscar winning film director Matthew A. Cherry.

Twitter resurrects tweets from stars that brought their dreams to life

Twitter says: 'If you can dream it, tweet it.'

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Starcom launches podcast series diving into pros and cons of metaverse

Report outlines the responsibilities that will emerge for advertisers and media distributors.

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HPE brings on Laura Keller in global role as it plots 20 more comms hires

Keller is HPE’s first global comms hire in 2022. Her job includes driving the company’s equity narrative.

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Marriott Bonvoy is looking for a TikTok correspondent

Three lucky winners will be chosen to document all-expenses-paid vacations in Marriott Bonvoy’s 30 locations.

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Robinhood comms head Elisabeth Diana exits after one month to join Deel

Deel aims to make remote work more accessible for businesses worldwide.

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HBO Max publishes children’s book destigmatizing LGBTQ+ families

The book was created based on the docuseries 'Nuclear Family.'

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Amazon alum Craig Berman joins ecommerce startup Fabric

Berman is overseeing PR, social media and content creation for the digital commerce startup.

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Everyone is talking about Wordle. Even these 11 brands

What are brands saying about early 2022’s must-play puzzle game? I’ll give you five letters.

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Robinhood’s Josh Drobnyk joins Caribou as VP of communications

Drobnyk’s role at Caribou is new as the company builds its communications department.

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What the Elizabeth Holmes verdict could mean for marketing

Stan Fiorito, a former group account director at TBWA/Chiat/Day, recalls his tenure working on the Theranos business — and what he learned from it.

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Finn Partners names Sabrina Guttman head of its global tech practice

She spent the last seven years in senior in-house roles at Next47 and Hewlett Packard Enterprise.