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Insights from an intern on entering the PR industry

Last week, more than 85 interns from thirteen top PR agencies in New York came together to hear from industry professionals about their day-to-day lives and experiences working in communications. Interns had the opportunity to hear from professionals in agencies specializing in consumer, tech., healthcare and sports PR, as well as the opportunity to mingle […]

Ketchum duo to carry Team USA banner in Cannes Young Lions PR competition

The U.S. team won the gold last year. Will there be a repeat? NEW YORK: In two weeks, Ketchum’s Patty Bloom and Rachel Carlisle will ship out to France to compete in the Cannes Young Lions competition as the U.S. PR representatives. This year, competitors were asked to develop a campaign to drive donations for […]

‘The risk is to not act like an authentic female leader:’ Women PR execs weigh in

First step to being an effective woman leader: Don’t try to be something you’re not. NEW YORK: Women executives in the PR industry urged others not to emulate men, but rather be an authentic female leader to advance up the ladder. Six female executives, members of the PR Council’s SheQuality Project, talked pay equity, career […]

PR Lions have evolved to better reflect the industry

Category changes continue to be made as PR becomes better understood at Cannes Lions. The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is incredibly important for the PR industry because clients care about what work and which agencies win, and it helps them think through their marketing and communications plans.While PR is a young category, it […]

HAVE A GAME PLAN NOW FOR CHANGES AT THE TOP

I recently came across a jaw-dropping finding from the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD): Nearly two in three U.S. public and private companies have no formal CEO succession plan in place. At the same time, according to Harvard Business Review, every year 10-15 percent of corporations appoint a new CEO due to retirement, dismissal, […]

2017 U.S. Cannes Young Lions Winners Announced

Centennial, CO – May 10, 2017 – National CineMedia (NCM), the U.S. representative to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, is proud to present the winning teams of this year’s U.S. Young Lions competitions. Over 350 entries were submitted this year from teams of young professionals working for advertising, digital, media, creative, and PR […]

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