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News from Sard Verbinnen, Ogilvy PR, 5WPR, Finn Partners & APCO Worldwide

Strategic Governance Advisors to be Launched in 2017 by Sard Verbinnen & Co. An independent Strategic Governance Advisors (SGA) board will be launched by Sard Verbinnen & Co. in January. The group is intended to advise corporate leaders and boards of directors regarding institutional investors’ important governance issues. Verbinnen’s founding partners and Chris Cernich, Amy […]

PR News from Next 15 / Pinnacle, Sard Verbinnen, Zimmerman, and Hotwire

PR News from Next 15 / Pinnacle, Sard Verbinnen, Zimmerman, and Hotwire

Tech PR Agency Pinnacle Acquired by Next 15 Next 15 is in expansion mode and just bought Pinnacle, partly to establish themselves further in America, with Pinnacle’s U.S clients making up nearly one-quarter of their roster. Pinnacle is headquartered in London and was co-founded in 1996 by MD Simon Flatt. They specialize in technical content […]

In the News with Shift Comm, Finn and Lane, Edelman, and Sard Verbinnen

Eddie Bauer brings in Sard Verbinnen to help with cyber attack

Retail giant Simon signs Shift Communications for two years As of July, Shift Communications’ San Francisco office will be representing Simon’s west coast premium outlet properties, including those in California, Nevada, Hawaii, Washington, and Oregon. Their outlet locations are in Seattle, San Francisco, Woodburn, Petaluma Village, Pismo Beach, Vacaville, Waikele, Napa, North Bend, Gilroy, Folsom, […]

Fantasy Sports Companies to Fight Attorney General Schneiderman

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DraftKings just hired Sard Verbinnen & Co., and FanDuel brought Glover Park Group on board to join the fight against New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. This follows Schneiderman issuing a cease-and-desist order to both companies this week, in an effort to stop the two businesses from taking wagers from New York State residents. Glover […]

Sard Verbinnen: One of America’s Leading Crisis Firms

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When it comes to big-time crisis, there are few PR firms as well plugged in as New York City based Sard Verbinnen & Co. Today’s headlines have the company managing crisis public relations for Twitter surrounding the resignation of their CEO, Dick Costolo. Sard Verbinnen CEO George Sard is reportedly personally managing the account. It […]

Acquisitions, Endowments and PR Awards in Cannes

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This the season of acquisitions it seems – Lewis PR bought the Davies Murphy Group, and Ketchum bought a leading German PR agency as Omnicom continues to roll up agencies.  Odd time for agencies to sell as those who are now on the back end of a global recession can now grow over the next […]