Communicating a Data Breach: Choose Your Words Carefully

Cyber connectivity has enabled companies to understand and interact with consumers in a far more sophisticated way than ever before. At the same time, hackers are increasingly upping the ante with schemes and full-blown attacks that are becoming impossible to…

FleishmanHillard Named a Six-Time Finalist for 2017 Shorty Awards

ST. LOUIS, March 17, 2017 -- FleishmanHillard received six finalist nods for this year's Shorty Awards. The firm was recognized in five categories for its work on behalf of clients Aflac, Google Store and YouTube, including Insurance, Periscope, YouTube Partnership,…

John Saunders Named Honorary Parade Marshal for St. Patrick’s Day Parade in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, March 9, 2016 – John Saunders, president and CEO of FleishmanHillard, has been named the Honorary Parade Marshal of St. Louis' 48th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Originally from Dublin, Saunders is one of…

Rhona Blake Named Chairman of Public Relations Consultants Association

DUBLIN, March 9, 2017 -- Rhona Blake, managing director of FleishmanHillard in Ireland, has recently been appointed chairman of the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA). The PRCA is the trade association for public relations and communications agencies within Ireland. In…

Four FleishmanHillard Leaders Named to PRWeek UK Power Book 2017

LONDON, March 9, 2017 --  Four of FleishmanHillard (FH)'s leaders have been named to this year's PRWeek UK Power Book. Those named to the list include the firm's president and CEO, John Saunders; FleishmanHillard Fishburn (FHF) CEO, Jim Donaldson; FHF…

Selling TrumpCare: Be Careful What You Promise

Having finally rolled out its legislative proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, President Trump and the Republican leaders in Congress are scrambling to corral enough support to get the American Health Care Act (AHCA) through both houses…

FleishmanHillard Appoints Terri Owen as General Manager for St. Louis Office

ST. LOUIS, March 1, 2017 – FleishmanHillard today named Terri Owen, senior vice president and senior partner, as the new general manager of its headquarters office in St. Louis. “St. Louis is the birthplace of FleishmanHillard and remains a critical…

The Asian Century: An opportunity for innovation over isolationism

In the words of Bob Dylan: The Times They Are A-Changin’. Last year delivered two historic changes in the West: Brexit and the election of President Trump. The implications for international tax, trade and immigration are great. But from the Asian…

NAFE Names FleishmanHillard to ‘Top Companies for Executive Women’ for Eighth Straight Year

ST. LOUIS, February 28, 2017 – For the eighth consecutive year, FleishmanHillard has been named to the “Top Companies for Executive Women” list by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). The honor, which will appear in the February/March issue…

What Is the Responsibility of an Organization for the Facts It Puts Into the Public Domain?

For the past 40 years, I would have expected to answer this question in this one sentence: “All audiences have a reasonable expectation that an organization is responsible for the facts it puts into the public domain.” For clarity, I…

FleishmanHillard Wins at In2 SABRE Awards North America

ST. LOUIS, February 17, 2017 -- FleishmanHillard was named a winner at the 2017 In2 SABRE Awards North America, presented by The Holmes Report. The firm was awarded in the Gamefication/User Generated Contests category  for its work the "I'm Feeling Lucky" Experience…

FleishmanHillard Appoints New Talent Development Lead in Asia Pacific

Local-leadership model key to strong 2016 results  HONG KONG, February 16, 2017 – FleishmanHillard (FH) today announced the appointment of Yu Li, senior vice president and partner, to regional Talent Development lead for the Asia Pacific region. “Yu Li epitomizes…

Vriens & Partners Signs Affiliation Agreement with FleishmanHillard in Asia Pacific

ST. LOUIS, February 14, 2017 – Government affairs consulting firm Vriens & Partners and global strategic communications firm FleishmanHillard today announced an affiliate partnership that leverages the considerable strategic consulting expertise of both agencies in Asia. From its regional headquarters…

Navigating the “Hurricane” in Corporate Governance

Investor activists. Waging corporate war through “proxy access.’’ The vagaries of a new, wildly unpredictable administration in Washington.  As the season for annual meetings and proxy votes approaches, FleishmanHillard offers a timely guide to the issues and imponderables of corporate…

In Memory of Ms. Cosette Romero – Senior Vice President, Partner & General Manager of FleishmanHillard in Manila

Our firm is mourning the loss of a beloved friend and colleague, Ms. Cosette Romero, longtime general manager of FleishmanHillard in Manila, who passed away on January 25, 2017.  This news came as an incredible shock to the entire FleishmanHillard family.…