Public relations

IPG Mediabrands Unveils Industry-First Equity Upfront™ to Raise Visibility and Receptivity of Black-Owned Media Businesses

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 7:10pm

IPG Mediabrands today announced it is introducing a first-of-its-kind Equity Upfront, an annual weeklong event during the week of March 15th, to raise visibility and receptivity of Black-owned and targeted media businesses.

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  • IPG Mediabrands today announced it is introducing a first-of-its-kind Equity Upfront, an annual weeklong event during the week of March 15th, to raise visibility and receptivity of Black-owned and targeted media businesses.
  • Led by Mediabrands entity MAGNA, the leading global media investment and intelligence company, the Equity Upfront will highlight entities across all media (i.e., linear, video/streaming, digital, radio and print).
  • Among the confirmed media partners are Allen Media Group/Entertainment Studios, BET Network, Essence Communications and Urban One.
  • MAGNA and Mediabrands used an equity and equality strategic investment (EESI) approach designed to measure and increase sustained investment and support of Black-owned and targeted media businesses.

Stephanie Grau Promoted to Account Executive at Leading International Crisis PR Firm Red Banyan

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 6:15pm

2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Red Banyan, a specialized consulting firm focused on managing complex, high-stakes communications issues, has promoted Stephanie Grau to Account Executive.

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  • 2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Red Banyan, a specialized consulting firm focused on managing complex, high-stakes communications issues, has promoted Stephanie Grau to Account Executive.
  • Red Banyan is a specialized communications firm and crisis management firm focused on solving complex, highly sensitive and mission-critical communications challenges.
  • Specializing in crisis communications, corporate public relations, government relations, and legal-pr firm Red Banyan provides an integrated approach to communications rooted in strategy.
  • Learn more at http://www.redbanyan.com , become a fan on the Red Banyan Facebook page and follow the firm on Twitter and LinkedIn .

AVer Announces the CAM130: 4K Camera with Intelligent Built-in Fill Lighting

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 6:35pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210302006008/en/
    CAM130 is a 4K camera with intelligent built-in fill lighting.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    "Our built-in fill lighting is an intuitive, innovative, and much-needed feature for any business professional utilizing virtual meeting spaces," said Carl Harvell, Director of Product Marketing for AVer USA.
  • Users can manually adjust the color temperature and light level with simple buttons on the back of the camera, AVer remote control (separately purchased), or through AVer free PTZApp 2.
  • Founded in 2008, AVer is an award-winning provider of education technology and video collaboration camera solutions that improve productivity and enrich learning.

AMA Houston Opens Gives Back Grant Applications for Non-Profit Marketing

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 4:37pm

AMA Houston , the leading educational, career-building, and networking resource for Houstons marketing professionals, announced that the AMA Houston Gives Back grant applications are now being accepted through April 23, 2021.

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  • AMA Houston , the leading educational, career-building, and networking resource for Houstons marketing professionals, announced that the AMA Houston Gives Back grant applications are now being accepted through April 23, 2021.
  • Each year, AMA Houston distributes a minimum of one-third of the chapters net income in the form of AMA Houston Gives Back Grants, which fund marketing efforts for local non-profit organizations.
  • Thanks to the passion of the late Penny Todd, AMA Houston past president and marketing visionary, our chapter has supported the efforts of Houston-area non-profits through monetary grants and mentorships with AMAs talented membership since 2008, said Emily Rhodes, AMA Houston President.
  • AMA Houston Gives Back also provides scholarships to deserving Houston-area undergraduate college students majoring in marketing or a related field through the Penny Todd Scholarship.

Experian North America’s Fourth Annual Inclusion and Diversity Report Highlights Commitment to Serve Underrepresented and Vulnerable Communities

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 3:00pm

As illustrated in its annual inclusion and diversity report, 2020 Power of YOU, Experian prioritized, above all else, the safety and wellbeing of its employees, which fueled innovations to serve millions of consumers.

Key Points: 
  • As illustrated in its annual inclusion and diversity report, 2020 Power of YOU, Experian prioritized, above all else, the safety and wellbeing of its employees, which fueled innovations to serve millions of consumers.
  • My Experian colleagues immediately and continuously looked outward at how we could help our communities while managing their own personal challenges because of the pandemic.
  • I could not be prouder, said Craig Boundy, chief executive officer of Experian North America.
  • Now in its fourth consecutive year, the 2020 Power of YOU report highlights how the well-being of every employee has been Experians focus throughout the pandemic.

Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions Announces Executive Team Expansion

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions, Inc., (OTCPK:AITX), today announced that Garett Parsons has appointed Steven Reinharz as CEO, CFO and Secretary of AITX.

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  • Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions, Inc., (OTCPK:AITX), today announced that Garett Parsons has appointed Steven Reinharz as CEO, CFO and Secretary of AITX.
  • AITX couldn't be in better hands, and I look forward to providing Steve further guidance as we continue to advance with the best technology, team and customers.
  • Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement(s) and/or to confirm the statement(s) to actual results or changes in Artificial Intelligence Technology Solutions expectations.
  • AITX solutions are well suited for use in multiple industries such as enterprises, government, transportation, critical infrastructure, education and healthcare.

MiQ and BVA Announce Strategic Partnership to Aid E-Commerce Brands in their Programmatic Advertising Journeys

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

Today, MiQ global programmatic media partner -- announced a strategic partnership with leading Shopify Plus agency, BVA .

Key Points: 
  • Today, MiQ global programmatic media partner -- announced a strategic partnership with leading Shopify Plus agency, BVA .
  • The partnership between MiQ and BVA has been a long time coming, said Jessica Dawson, Vice President of Performance Marketing, BVA.
  • The MiQ team provides thoughtful strategies with solid insights to enhance our digital media programs.
  • BVA is a commerce agency that incubates and grows the direct-to-consumer (DTC) brands that people love.

National CineMedia, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

The conference call can be accessed by dialing (877) 407-9716 or for international participants (201) 493-6779.

Key Points: 
  • The conference call can be accessed by dialing (877) 407-9716 or for international participants (201) 493-6779.
  • Additionally, a live audio webcast will be available to interested parties at www.ncm.com under the Investor Relations section.
  • Participants should allow at least 15 minutes prior to the commencement of the call to register, download and install necessary audio software.
  • National CineMedia, Inc. owns a 48.0% interest in, and is the managing member of, National CineMedia, LLC.

5WPR Launches Specialty Division for Gaming & Gambling Public Relations

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 5:28pm

NEW YORK, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S. , announced today the launch of an online gambling public relations division.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the largest independently-owned PR firms in the U.S. , announced today the launch of an online gambling public relations division.
  • The creation of the new division will allow a focused and strategic approach to online gambling, casinos, lotto and sports betting clients.
  • 5WPR has been agency of record for several leaders in the space, for many years, and has developed tried and true strategies for this unheeded industry.
  • 5W Public Relations is a full-service PR agency in NYC known for cutting-edge programs that engage with businesses, issues and ideas.

NPR Announces 2021 How I Built This Fellowship Application

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 3:33pm

The Fellowship aims to extend the spirit of How I Built This and further NPR's mission to create a more informed and engaged public.

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  • The Fellowship aims to extend the spirit of How I Built This and further NPR's mission to create a more informed and engaged public.
  • NPR is proud to announce that the How I Built This Fellows program, including NPR grants to selected Fellows, is supported by GoDaddy.
  • Listen to How I Built This on NPR One and wherever podcasts are available.
  • Your speaker can also access NPR podcasts, the NPR One skill, NPR News Now, and the Visual Newscast is available for screened speakers.