Weber Shandwick PR - News, Info, Gossip & More

Weber Shandwick is a leading global public relations firm with offices in 81 countries. They have a significant presence in Europe, Pacific Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the U.S. They are a subsidiary of the Interpublic Group of Companies. Their headquarters are in New York City. Some of their largest clients include Bank of America,, Eli Lilly & Co., American Airlines, Honeywell, Exxon Mobile, Samsung, Pepsico, and Valspar.

They were founded in 1921. They now call themselves an Engagement Agency because their goal is to be engaging for their clients. WS was named PR Week’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015 for their cutting-edge-digital work and additional honored their CEO, Andy Polansky as Global Professional of the Year for transforming the company into an international Engagement Agency. Their practice specialties include travel and leisure, public affairs, technology, cleantech, food and nutrition, digital, and financial communications and services.

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 […]

PR News from MWWPR, Weber Shandwick & Edelman PR

MWWPR Announces Move MWWPR, a New Jersey public relations firm, recently announced that it will be moving to larger spaces at 250 Broadway, between West 31st and West 32nd Streets from its current Park Avenue South location. No date for the move was announced. Lotus Adds Wellbeing Arm The subsidiary, Lotus Wellbeing, is the result […]

Kaplow PR, Weber Shandwick & Other Public Relations News

Pr news

Winner of Scholarship and Internship Announced by Kaplow Communications Media relations firm NYC PR firm Kaplow Communications has announced the winner of its inaugural Scholarship and Internship program. The program is in collaboration with the New York Women in Communications. Ciara Rolle-Harris received the award during the NYWICI 2019 Matrix Awards. Rolle-Harris, who will start […]

News From Finn Partners (times 2), 42West, FleishmanHillard & Weber Shandwick

News From Finn Partners (times 2), 42West, FleishmanHillard & Weber Shandwick

Finn Partners Adds New Travel-Tech Group: Pulling staff from Finn’s global network: A dedicated travel technology group has been created by global marketing and PR firm Finn Partners and influenced by their recent UK travel and tourism acquisition (Brighter Group). Already 100 people attached to the group, they are making claims to being the largest […]

Denver Marketing Office Seeking PR Agency

Denver Marketing Office Seeking PR Agency

The Denver Marketing Office (DMO) is seeking partnerships for strategic marketing and creative services in planning, managing, and implementing marketing campaigns for a wide variety of programs and initiatives throughout the City. The city is seeking firms who can also help to advance and elevate the City’s brand identity.

Online Marketing Strategies RFP Issued

Online Marketing Strategies RFP Issued

Kennesaw State University (KSU) is seeking to hire a firm to implement Online Marketing Strategies for the College of Continuing & Professional Education (CCPE). CCPE is seeking to establish a contract with a highly qualified marketing consulting firm to encompass all aspects of digital and social media marketing, campaign development, management, optimization and reporting for […]