Brunswick Training Journalists & Ketchum Boss To Hall Of Fame

Some Public Relations news tidbits from this week: Ketchum Chairman, Ray Kotcher Inducted into International Communications Consultancy Organization Hall of Fame The International Communications Consultancy Organization inducted Ray Kotcher, a senior partner and chairman of Ketchum into their Hall of Fame. According to the organization, Ray has made “exceptional progress in the internationalization of the […]

South Indian Bank Seeks Social & Digital Media Company

The South Indian Bank

The South Indian Bank is one of India’s largest banks, with 828 branches nationwide, serving more than 5 Million customers.   They seek a social and digital media agency. Some of the skills they seek from the social agency: Social Listening – Earned, Owned & Paid Media; crisis communications online 24/7, with strong response management capabilities […]

Lincoln Center Publicity: MWW PR West New Boss & Diamonds Reputation

Lincoln Center

Lincoln Center Taps New Chief of Public Relations and Media Strategy The Lincoln Center of Performing Arts recently selected Mary Caraccioli as its new Chief of Public Relations and Media Strategy. Caraccioli is an Emmy Award winning journalist and media executive, in this position, Caraccioli directs and leads the Lincoln Center’s public relations, media strategies, […]

Marketing and Public Relations in Automotive Industry

Automotive industry

The automotive industry offers one of the most lucrative aspects of PR. Here are five marketing and PR experts from the automotive industry: Yoichi Miyazaki, Chief Officer of the Marketing Division at Toyota In April 2015, Toyota made Yoichi Miyazaki its Chief Officer of the Marketing Division. Miyazaki originally studied economics at the Kanagawa University. […]

Middlesex, New Jersey Seeks Marketing for Money

Middlesex New Jersey

The County of Middlesex, New Jersey is seeking an agency to create a marketing program to further support the county’s economic development initiatives.  The chosen entity will work with the County’s  Communication Director and the County Administrator to develop the plan and create an outreach plan  in order to help grow revenue for Middlesex County, […]

Diane Green: Marketing & Business Strategies Collide

Diane Green

Not only did Google make a clever business decision when hiring investor and Google board member Diane Green to lead its cloud-computing business, the major corporation also made a smart marketing move. Diane Green has a very impressive resume. Her list of accolades is includes co-founding VMware with her husband and others, becoming its first […]

A Business is Only as Good as Those Who Represent It

Business Representative

A business-deal-gone-bad sent baseball great Derek Jeter to the media after a Swedish underwear company claimed he backed out of an agreement to promote their products. Frigo, an underwear company based in Sweden, made claims that Derek Jeter backed out of a promotional deal because he didn’t want to be associated with rapper 50 Cent, […]

Anchorage Alaska To Run Anti-Drug Campaign

Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium

The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), a government agency which runs Alaska primary care facilities is soliciting detailed proposals from a social media company able to: Develop and implement a positive social norms campaign that creates a unified message to promote drug-free lifestyles, and decrease the social acceptability of doing drugs among Alaska Native […]

iPic Seeking PR Agency

iPic Entertainment

iPic Entertainment is seeking a public relations agency to provide media and community outreach in the Fulton Market, Dobbs Ferry and Hudson Lights area for their newest locations in New York City, Dobbs Ferry, NY and Fort Lee NJ scheduled to open in the 2nd quarter of 2016. The purpose of this Request for Proposal […]

Porter Novelli CEO Wins Big, Denver PR Big-Wig Passes Away

Karen van Bergen

Here’s a roundup of some of the biggest news stories of the past week. Porter Novelli CEO Karen van Bergen Named “Woman of Influence” Karen van Bergen, chief executive officer of global public relations agency Porter Novelli, has been named a 2016 “Woman of Influence” by the New York Business Journal. The award is part […]

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