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2020 Client Budget Erosion Not Hindering the Sale of PR Agencies

Buyers Still Willing to use 2019 Numbers as a Start Art Stevens, Managing Partner, The Stevens Group J. Mark Riggs, CEO, TPC Growth Aside from revenue erosion, PR agency principals have taken another major hit in 2020.  Those PR agency owners who wanted to sell their agencies have for the most part put this exercise…

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The Stevens Group and TPC Growth Announce Strategic Partnership to Help Maximize Acquisition Earn Outs for Acquired PR Agencies

Acquisition Earn Outs Depend on Multiple of Revenues and EBITDA. New Partnership Intended to Help Sellers Grow Each CommPRO Editorial Staff The Stevens Group, a leading facilitator of mergers and acquisitions in the public relations, digital and influencer marketing, social media and experiential marketing agency categories, today announces a strategic partnership with TPC Growth to offer CEOs of agencies in these categories who have sold their…

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What’s Adtech and Why Should PR Agencies Care?

  Ronn Torossian, CEO, 5WPR New technologies often draw scrutiny from an array of analysts. Adtech is no exception. While adtech has been around for several years, only recently did it catch the attention of tech-savvy firms. With big data being a prerequisite in establishing highly competitive marketing campaigns, adtech platforms have become an important…

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Finding Blame: Similarities of Boeing And PR Agencies

Arthur Solomon, Public Relations Consultant “Boeing on Monday fired its chief executive, Dennis A. Muilenburg, whose handling of the company’s 737 Max jet crisis had angered lawmakers, airlines, regulators and victims’ families,” read the lead graph of a New York Times story on December 23. The responses by Boeing’s chief executive since its two Max…

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New Sexual Harassment Policies at PR Agencies

Arthur Solomon, Public Relations Consultant Excluding show biz, and that includes the modeling trade, the only business that I know that employs as many attractive females as cable TV is our business, where looks are often the prime requisite for a PR job. After years of walking the floors of agencies, I’ve often wondered if…

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Next Day Crisis Communications & Opinion Survey Tool for Corporate Communications Professionals & PR Agencies

CommunicationsMatch has established a partnership with Researchscape International, a leading provider of research services to the communications industry, to launch a new next day crisis and opinion survey tool tailored to corporate communications professionals and PR agencies. The new service offered through CommunicationsMatch enables communicators to ask 10 or 20 questions of either 500 or…

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Executive Briefing 12.8.15 – Job Interview Prep; What PR Agencies Require of Junior AEs; Communication in Top Eight Digital Skills Needed

In today’s Executive Briefing Marie Raperto, @HeadPRHunter gives us Job Interview Prep: 10 Questions To Ask in The Hiring Hub.  Also included is a look at What PR Agencies Require of New-Hire Junior AEs: Here’s the Inside Scoop with Don Bates, APR, Fellow PRSA. As we celebrate the fifth anniversary of CommPRO, I’d like to take a moment to thank our…

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Interns on Call – Helping PR Firms & Ad Agencies

Interns-On-Call.com Offers PRSSA Students & Their Wide Range of Technical, Writing and Publicity Skills  CommPRO Editorial Staff Broadcast Interview Source (BIS), the company which publishes the Yearbook of Experts®, ExpertClick.com and runs News Release Wire.com, is welcoming students from the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) to create Interns-On-Call.com “Skill Pages” to promote their…

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Finding PR and Communications Agencies: New Report Highlights Agency Search & Hiring Best Practices in $15 Billion Industry

Survey of Fortune 1000 Companies & Associations Underscores Importance of More Thorough Search Process to Achieve Better Outcomes CommPRO Editorial Staff When companies search for mid- or senior-level employees they cast the net wide, engage recruiters to identify qualified candidates, conduct numerous interviews, shortlist finalists, and check references before making the hiring decision. What do…

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Hiring PR & Communications Agencies? Looking to Win Business? New Agency Search Research Offers Lessons from the Fortune 1000 

Simon Erskine Locke, CEO, CommunicationsMatch Steven Drake & Robert Udowitz, Principals, RFP Associates Tony Cheevers, Vice President, Researchscape The interim results of our new survey of CCOs, CMOs and decision makers at Fortune 1000 companies and large not-for-profit organizations offer important takeaways for current PR and communications agency search practices and agencies seeking new business.  Watch a…

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CommunicationsMatch Partners with National Black Public Relations Society to Help Companies Find Diverse PR & Communications Agencies

CommPRO Editorial Team CommunicationsMatch, a PR and communications agency and freelancer search and engagement platform, has established a partnership with the National Black Public Relations Society, Inc. (NBPRS) and will be adding its members to the more than 5,000 agencies and professional profiles listed on its matching search engine. The firm also created a new…

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New!  Search for Communications Agencies & Professionals On CommPRO

CommPRO Editorial Staff Searching for communications agencies and professionals just got easier with the launch of the new CommunicationsMatch™ agency search box on CommPRO. Type a keyword or the name of a firm or individual into the box to search 5,000 listings across 12 countries.  You’ll then see the top matching results.  Create a FREE…

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New Reseller Program for Marketing Agencies Launched

By CommPro.biz Editorial Staff OutboundEngine, Inc., a provider of automated small business marketing solutions, announced the launch of its Agency Reseller Program. The program enables marketing agencies of any size to provide done-for-you email and social media marketing solutions to their small business clients. Some key features of the program include: Covering 11+ industry verticals,…

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PR Lessons Learned From Mr. Rodgers’ Neighborhood

Arthur Solomon Mr. Rodgers neighborhood has dramatically changed over the years. At one time, the great majority of the sports media and probably 100% of athletes would have built a protective wall around Mr. Rodgers house. But those days are gone and PR people should keep that in mind when selecting an athlete as a…

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From Pledges to Progress: The Pressure is On

James Wright, CEO, Red Havas 2020 was the year of the Capital P: pandemic, polarized politics and protests. It was also a seminal moment for businesses to reflect on who they are and where they are going — to really understand their moral compass and get serious about their corporate purpose. Over the last 18…

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Ronn Torossian On Fundamentals of PR

With the rise of social media and the propensity of news to become viral, Public Relations is indispensable. PR not only transforms the way a business communicates, but also enables the business to start taking greater control of the direction it is heading in. There are some fundamentals to good PR practice that form the bedrock of…

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