Announcing the finalists for the 2015 Media Relations Awards

PR Daily

We asked to see your plans, pitches and earned media coverage. You displayed your hard work and imagination again and again in the categories of integrated marketing communications, issue and cause advocacy campaigns, press events/media tours, use of video and many more. Next, they will study the finalists’ entries again and name the winners of the 2015 Media Relations Awards. Best Global Media Relations: Eastwick, Zuora Takes the Subscription Economy Mainstream.

Announcing PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards finalists

PR Daily

PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards sought organizations that did their part to make the world a better place. FoundationFriday, Albemarle Corporation. Media Relations or PR Campaign. Social Media Campaign. Cricket Cares Capital Grant Contest, Cricket Wireless. Corporate-Community Nonprofit Partnership. CSR Agency of the Year, Yulu Public Relations Inc. Congratulations to this year’s honorees.

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Making the case for small and mid-size PR agencies

PR Daily

Along with the trends toward tiny houses and craft beers, there is a growing affinity for boutique public relations firms, the author writes. Of all trends that cross American sub-cultures, industries, and media, nothing is winning like minimalism. Size changes how members of a group relate to one another. Movies such as “Fight Club,” “Office Space” and “The Matrix” were revolts against the existential absurdity of corporate culture.

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Viral snark over a Peloton ad, McDonald’s enters ‘chicken sandwich wars,’ and Twitter launches data-privacy hub

PR Daily

However, as one Twitter user pointed out, the backlash caused Peloton to trend and delivered additional video views and media coverage: If you really think the "creepy" Peloton commercial is going to hurt their brand, you probably shouldn't be in marketing.

Google, Microsoft and Verizon challenge Zoom, retail sales decline to new low, and PlayStation launches ‘Play at Home’ campaign

PR Daily

As the streaming wars continue, another battle in the digital media landscape has surfaced—this time, over videoconferencing platforms. Organizations that will survive and even thrive despite the crisis are those who can pivot from a brick-and-mortar model to e-commerce and social media sales.

LVMH buys Tiffany as Charles Schwab snaps up TD Ameritrade, Tesla’s smashing PR stunt mishap, and T-Mobile data breach hits 1M

PR Daily

The wireless carrier announced that more than a million prepaid customers’ names, contact information and account details were compromised in a security breach.

Ragan celebrates 2022 CSR Awards: See full list of winners

PR Daily

Denine Torr: Dollar General Corporation. Corporate-Community or Nonprofit Partnership. Cricket Wireless: 12 Days of Cricket. Maximus Corporate Communications: Stop the Spread. Yulu Public Relations: Yulu Public Relations. Media Relations or PR Campaign.

How to benchmark storytelling, expertise and the latest digital media strategies

PR Daily

Leaders from Fortune 500 companies and other prominent organizations will gather to hear case studies from organizations including McDonald’s and Verizon Wireless. SVPs, EVPs, VPs, and directors of: Public relations. Media relations. Corporate communications. Social media. Tackle topics such as the changing role of PR, media relations and how to broker exclusives, content marketing, crisis communications and reputation management strategies.

Ragan’s CSR & Diversity Awards finalists announced

PR Daily

From those working in corporate social responsibility (CSR) to those leading the way in environmental, social and governance (ESG) to those who striving to make workplaces more diverse and inclusive, these professionals are working on campaigns and initiatives that make our world better.

How and why PR pros should take the lead on CSR

PR Daily

Consumers and business leaders are demanding that corporations contribute more to society. Corporate communicators can lead the way in advocating and promoting their organization’s contribution to society. Fink, founder and chief executive of the investment company BlackRock, says corporations must contribute to society if they want BlackRock’s support. It manages more than $6 trillion in investments and has significant influence over corporate board selections.

FDA authorizes vaccine booster for immunocompromised, 2020 Census data highlights American diversity, and McDonald’s responds to diaper mask lawsuit

PR Daily

” [RELATED: Showcase your engaging videos, visuals or virtual events ]. Be sure to consider the highly polarized, bipartisan news media ecosystem when building your media relations strategy.

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Pfizer says third dose protects against Omicron, business travel meets hesitancy, and an alliance forms to combat AI hiring bias

PR Daily

Crandall’s statement illustrates how your brand or organization can come across as relatable in its nontraditional campaigns with personal quotes and anecdotes. Corporations unite to combat bias in AI hiring tools.

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Dear PR People: Calm Down

Cision

Quite the opposite really: I was feverishly working on a set of talking points that were due in 90 minutes when my wireless connection crashed. “I Before she could answer, I sat down at her desk and began emailing myself a series of documents from our corporate network. But also because a few weeks prior, the account lead had instilled the fear of God in me and my colleagues after our monitoring team missed an article in our daily media scan. Featured Trends public relation

30 jobs in the PR and marketing world

PR Daily

RELATED: Join us in Washington, D.C. Here are a few choice openings from organizations on display at Wimbledon: Nike seeks a media relations manager for North America. Senior manager of PR and social media—Staples Inc. Director of communications – media relations—American Heart Association and American Stroke Association (Texas). Corporate communications manager – brand and PR—The Heineken Company (New Jersey).

Behind the Headlines With Sophie Raine

Cision

Here, she shares the biggest lesson she’s learned throughout her career, what it means to deliver impactful media coverage and how the rise in influencers is affecting the PR industry. I desperately wanted to break into the media industry once I’d graduated so I took a job as a secretary at OK! Firstly, we proved that we can deliver on large-scale events from our work with Live Nation, including the execution of Wireless 2015 and the Kopparberg Urban Forest 2014 and 2015.

Etsy and Facebook remove ‘QAnon’ content, Ruby Tuesday files for bankruptcy, and Hotels.com offers the chance to ‘live under a rock’

PR Daily

The online marketplace and social media platform have both announced they’re removing content from “QAnon,” an unsubstantiated far-right conspiracy theory that President Donald Trump is secretly fighting pedophiles that exist in the government, media and other organizations. For Etsy, that includes all QAnon-related merchandise, while Facebook has been taking down groups, pages and accounts on its platform as well as on Instagram.

Making the case for small and mid-size PR agencies

PR Daily

Of all trends that cross American sub-cultures, industries, and media, nothing is winning like minimalism. Size changes how members of a group relate to one another. Movies such as “Fight Club,” “Office Space” and “The Matrix” were revolts against the existential absurdity of corporate culture. RELATED: Take a two-minute comms audit—and get instant personalized results! ]. Jake Katz is the media relations director at SSPR. More and more, less is more.

Verizon strike—and high-profile supporters—put CEO on the spot

PR Daily

Verizon Wireless experienced one of the largest corporate walkouts this century as 36,000 workers joined the picket lines on the East Coast on Wednesday. Media relations reps said that it is prepared to serve its customers despite the strike, and that thousands of non-union workers have been trained to cover new assignments in the event of a strike. RELATED: Utilities communicators: Inspire trust in your community with quick and effective crisis management plans.

Announcing PR Daily’s 2019 Digital PR & Social Media Awards finalists

PR Daily

The impressive finalists for our Digital Marketing & Social Media Awards checked all the boxes. DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA ACTIVITY. Launching the Wireless ATH-M50xBT Headphones, lotus823 and Audio-Technica. The Flack Pack PR podcast, Washington Media Group. Inside the Media Minds Podcast, W2 Communications. Social Media customer support, Dell Technologies. USE OF DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA FOR. Road to Coachella, Mirrored Media and BMW.

Your audience with the public

Stephen Waddington

A n essay about the impact of the internet on corporate communication, marketing and public relations over the past 20 years. billion use social media. This is when telecom operators such as BT started to offer broadband to consumer users, and wireless networks appeared in public spaces. As traditional media has fragmented, individuals have created their own media on almost every form of social network.

How PR pros should put data and tech to work

PR Daily

Technology, data, and the desire for validated insights are changing our roles as public relations professionals and the organizations for which we work. We begin with a review of public relations technology, data, and insights and a discussion of the forces driving these trends.

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Wells Fargo criticized for diversity comments, Ralph Lauren to cut 15% of its workforce, and Bumble Bee Seafoods responds to Trump

PR Daily

Bumble Bee Seafoods is trending on social media after President Donald Trump claimed that protesters used the company’s cans of tuna as projectiles aimed at law enforcement. Add the response to the list of social media best practices, particularly when faced with an unforeseen crisis.

Anaheim Mayor Pitches American Idol?

Bad Pitch Blog

Cingular Wireless subscribers may text the word VOTE to the Text Messaging 4 digit number provided for Tucker. The municipal corporation''s annual budget is $1.298 billion. tags | public relations | PR | media relations | media | good pitch | bad pitch | bad pitch blog | American Idol Ex-journo Gary Goldhammer sends us this waste of taxpayer dollars as the Mayor of Anaheim tries to cash in on one citizen''s 15 minutes of fame.