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Public Relations Industry Growing in Nigeria

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The African country Nigeria is seeing some interesting changes within their country relating to public relations. Here are some happenings there we wanted to share. Nigerian Police Force The Nigerian police are making PR progress as they just appointed the first female head of PR for their national police force. Acting ACP Olabisi Alofe Kolawole […]

Rabbi Hires PR Company To Ensure Jews Dress Modestly


Rabbi Meir Ashkenazi, the leader of the Kfar Chabad community in Israel has hired a Public Relations firm to help communicate to residents of his community the importance of modest dressing for all residents of the area. Kfar Chabad is a town in Central Israel, and Ashkenazi is the leader of the largest Chabad school […]

Gotham Public Relations and Factory PR

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Both Gotham Public Relations and Factory PR have offices in New York City and another location. For Gotham it is London, for Factory it is Los Angeles. They also both have a number of well-known national and international companies as clients. Both firms have their bread and butter efforts focused on artsy type clients. And […]

Why is Florida A & M University Running To Hire a PR Agency?

Florida A&M University

Something’s going on over at Florida A&M University involving its Board of Trustees. Recently they decided to hire an outside PR firm and they’re in the process of finalizing a contract with the Tampa-based agency, Brock Communications. Before beginning the negotiation of a contract, the Board of Trustees agreed to spend $75,000 to hire a […]

Clarence Mitchell Communications: Kate & Gerry McCann’s Spokesman Opens Own Firm

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Spokesman for Kate and Gerry McCann, Clarence Mitchell opens his own communications firm. A new Communications Consultancy agency recently opened its doors for business. Clarence Mitchell, known for his long-standing role as a spokesman for Kate and Gerry McCann, has decided to go into business for himself. His communications consultancy agency is known as Clarence […]

Local Government Criticism When Hiring PR Firms

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Two cities have recently come under scrutiny for hiring PR firms to improve their images in the media – Beachwood, Ohio and Natchez, Missouri. Quite the opposite of their intentions, hiring PR professionals to handle official governmental issues – whether controversial or not – seems to have earned both cities additional criticism and new found […]

APCO Worldwide Grows Indian PR Practice

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APCO WORLDWIDE CONTINUES INDIAN GROWTH WITH FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGIES INDIA VIA AAKRITI MEDIA One of the largest Indian companies in the world, Financial Technologies (India) Limited – with over $6 Billion in Revenues annually – has hired Aakriti Promotions and Media, a leading Indian Public Relations agency – which is an affiliate of APCO Worldwide, one […]