The Dislike Button: Like it or Not, Facebook Is Changing

Like it or not, a Dislike button may be coming to Facebook. So says Mark Zuckerberg, CEO. He announced the proposed addition to the social media networking giant in a town hall-style event at his company’s headquarters recently in Menlo Park, California. And while the Dislike button is still being tested, the likelihood of its […]

Gloria Allred Is A Media Hound

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Gloria Allred is a civil rights attorney often in the middle of high-profile cases involving celebrities, sex, or injustice to a woman. She puts herself in the middle of this story – she’s a media whore and a relentless promoter in our humble opinion. Her name has made its way into the current press cycle […]

Pick Your New York PR Boutique: Source Communications, Lou Hammond & Bliss

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There are numerous small PR firms in New York that have different specialties and are considered boutique firms. Source Communications. One of the most interesting ones is Source Communications, a strategic consulting firm. With Ken Frydman as CEO, the firm is a boutique agency specializing in media relations, marketing, government affairs, and more. The word […]

Andrew Hawkins Leaving Crains New York

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Andrew Hawkins, Senior Reporter of Crain’s New York Business is leaving the publication as of Friday, October 9th after a three and a half year stint at the publication. He will commence a new job at The Verge on October 19th, where he will cover as he defined it “transportation, Uber, Lyft, hyperloops, Tesla, mass […]

SKD Knickerbocker Sells To Stagwell Group For Up To $75 Million Dollars


The Stagwell Group LLC –  Mark Penn’s communications company – has made their first acquisition – something we reported some months ago was a very likely possibility.  While the firm raised $250 million at launch, tonite it has been reported that they have acquired SKDKnickerbocker, a major Democratic communications firm whose revenues have been estimated […]

Public Relations Firms In Nigeria, Africa Ain’t Being Paid

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Nigerian PR firms are suffering, and there are a number of reasons why. One leading Nigerian PR firm, BlackHouse Media is reported late in their staff payments for the first time in years. And this is not even a faltering agency. BlackHouse Media, a member of BHM Groups, works for two multi-national firms, it has […]

5 Ridiculous Things PR Pros Should Stop Doing

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There are many things you’ll do wrong and learn from during your PR career, let us save you a few steps with these behaviors to avoid. Ignoring Relationship Building This applies to every group of people you deal with in your job. Don’t think just saying or writing something is going to get the results […]

Peppercomm PR: Executive NOT sued by Floyd Mayweather, Sr.

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On September 25th Floyd Mayweather, Sr. filed a lawsuit against Ann Barlow and Tim Chan, both residents of Clark County, Nevada, in the Clark County District Court. According to the complaint filed by Mr. Mayweather, he contracted with the two individuals for their help in establishing a non-profit organization to “knock out” sarcoidosis and other […]

Leading Kansas City PR Agencies

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  Check out some of the top independent Public Relations firms in the Kansas City area:   Trozzolo Communications Group TCG specializes in providing strategy, social branding, digital service, PR, and crisis communications. They cleverly use the slogan “Get it together,” meaning get all the messages, advertising, PR, social media at one location – of […]

Beckerman PR: A New Jersey Mid-Size Independent

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Beckerman PR is an independent PR firm headquartered in Hackensack, NJ, with additional offices in New York, Washington DC, and San Francisco. Michael Beckerman founded the firm in 1988 and continues as Chairman, but has turned over the day-to-day running of the firm to his partner, Keith Zakheim, CEO. Mr. Beckerman recently announced a new […]

Fama-French Marketing: Investing & Dimensional Fund Advisors

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Eugene Fama, the father of the efficient market hypothesis, and Kenneth French, an economics expert, began research together in the 1990s – and created an amazing investing concept which is now known as Fama-French. This investment concept has now shaken the investment world at its core when they offered their explanation of the relationships between […]

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