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What to expect in the Israeli tech industry in 2019

What to expect in the Israeli tech industry in 2019

The Israeli start-up and tech scene have been a hub for innovation and growth. However, the tech scene is at a time of flux and change. The major sectors to watch out for in the Israeli tech include innovations in blockchain, AI, medical cannabis and advanced manufacturing. In terms of what’s in store for Israeli […]

Maximizing On Public Relations At SXSW

Over the past few years, some brands have seen diminishing returns at the massive Austin, Texas based festival of spectacle known as South By Southwest (SXSW). But not everyone. In recent years, some brands have used SXSW as a springboard to major earned media opportunities. This past year some of the biggest winners included companies […]

Facebook acquires Blockchain firm

Facebook acquires Blockchain firm

Always one for the headlines, Facebook has acquired cryptocurrency startup Chainspace, giving fuel to claims the social media giant is pushing ahead with plans to build a stablecoin. What is a stablecoin, you ask? Great question. In the wake of the cryptocurrency frenzy that has gripped investors of varying wallet sizes in recent years, stablecoin […]

Investigation Exposes Extreme Filth and Animal Cruelty at Marriott Egg Supplier’s Farms

INVESTIGATION EXPOSES EXTREME FILTH AND ANIMAL CRUELTY AT MARRIOTT EGG SUPPLIER’S FARMS

Shocking investigation shows feces-covered cages, flies crawling over eggs, animal abuse; non-profit Lever calls on Marriott to treat Asian customers equally Washington DC — Shocking video footage released this morning shows extreme food safety risks and animal cruelty at farms of an egg supplier to Bethesda-based hotel chain Marriott International. The footage shows: Feces and […]

BBC Settles with “Underpaid” Editor

These days, the scandals in the media seem to be mostly centered around harassment at work, but a recent headline out of Britain reminded both readers and activists that some women are still fighting for an equitable paycheck. CNN is reporting that the BBC is apologizing for “underpaying” a senior editor who happened to be […]

Becker Back in the Headlines for all the Wrong Reasons

It’s been decades since tennis sensation Boris Becker made international headlines. In those days, he was a phenom on the court, capturing the attention of tennis fans the world over as he won multiple Wimbledon titles. The recent mention of Becker in the headlines paints a very different picture. Becker is embroiled in a bankruptcy […]

Congrats To Lisette & Brad Zeifman of Shadow PR On Shadow Baby Girl

Brad Zeifman

Congratulations to Brad Zeifman and Lisette Sand-Freedman on their new baby girl born September 18th, weighing a petite 5 pounds and 12 ounces. The proud parents have named their beautiful new princess Chloe James Zeifman, who arrived at Weill Cornell Hospital about a month ahead of schedule. This is the picture shared by the proud […]

Ken Kurson: Destined For Continued Success

Ken Kurson Kushner

A close friend of President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, Ken Kurson has an impressive and compelling background in politics and print. After years of working with the Observer as an editor, Kurson in 2017 by stepped down to pursue a new career as the senior managing director of Teneo Strategy, a division of the corporate advisory firm […]

Texas Senator Guilty of Multiple Felonies

Texas Senator Guilty of Multiple Felonies

  Politicians sometimes get a bad rap for back door dealings and other assorted malfeasance. However, sometimes the headlines are dominated by names that offer evidence of the clichés. Such is the case of Texas state senator Carlos Uresti, who is facing a very long prison term after being convicted on eleven counts of federal […]