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News and Notes from the Public Relations World

Public Relations World

As is to be expected in a busy industry, today’s headline roundup is full of shifts in staffing and contracts around the public relations world. For image issues stemming from both domestic as well as global professional interactions, public relations firms are constantly making adjustments according to business needs. Cathay Pacific Taps Edelman for Help […]

2019 Nike Crisis PR Issues

Nike has suffered two PR crises in 2019 that continue to have reverberating effects throughout the company and country even as the year draws to a close. While the two are very different in nature, they have been handled well, but not before causing some damage to Nike’s stock. Zion Williamson’s Shoe Tearing The first […]

Marketing RFP Issued By Troy University

Troy University

Troy University (TROY or the University) is soliciting proposals for marketing, advertising, public relations and related services. These specialties may include management/planning, research, strategy, design, media planning and buying, production, communication services and website/digital development. The selected proposer(s) will work with the Office of Marketing and Communication to achieve the University’s goals for growth and […]

General Management in Today’s Tech Oriented Business Model

The role of the executive has changed drastically over the last decade. The social media platforms have produced a more transparent and interactive executive role. The influencers of social media, are many times the CEO’s and General Managers of large, growing companies, with tech orientated roots. For many, who rise to the heights of influence […]

What Bayer Bringing Marketing In-House Means for Other Companies

Bayer

Bayer Shifts Marketing Strategies Pharmaceutical juggernaut Bayer has spent the better part of the year preparing to bring all of its marketing work in-house, replacing work previously done through agency contracts. It’s a move mirrored by many companies that are seeking to cut costs, spend more in other areas, and achieve a more genuine quality of […]

Post 9/11

September 11, 2001 is a day most in generation Z and any older generations will never forget.   A drone attack on the world’s largest oil refinery in Saudi Arabia just a few days after this year’s 9/11 memorial punctuated the possibility of even more crises to come. What Does That Prove? The latest drone attack […]

Coupon Clippers

Wednesday’s newspapers historically continue to be thick but that may change. Wednesday used to be when a lot of supermarkets advertise because the local food section also features delectable recipes. But as society evolved and more stores opened on Sunday, many food stores began running Sunday ads. Many now advertise on both Wednesday and Sunday […]

Gone Phishin’

That phrase with its new spelling appears to be the rage for cybercriminals these days. 76% of all companies surveyed last year reported being victims of phishing attacks. The most popular in the second quarter of 2019 were free webmail sites and SaaS followed by the financial sector. And if that’s not enough to scare […]

We Company Enlists Edelman in Face of Executive Changes

News broke this week that the founder and CEO of We Company, Adam Neumann, has stepped down from his position. This shift comes after a year of tumult for the company, which was founded on the notion of providing co-working spaces to workers seeking a more productive and independent working environment. In recent months, Neumann […]