- The Integration between Public Relations, Influencer Marketing, and Law
Posted on November 5, 2019
Public relations (PR) professionals must understand the nuances of our legal system when working on social media campaigns with influencers. Many consumers have been misled by influencers prompting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to enforce regulations to protect them. The FTC is a federal agency that enforces antitrust legislation to protect ...Read More...
- What Effect Does the Number of Counterarguments Have on Reducing Misperceptions?
Posted on November 4, 2019
This blog post, written by Dr. Terry Flynn and Tim Li, is based on a research paper by Ullrich K. H. Ecker, Ph.D., University of Western Australia; Stephan Lewandowsky, University of Bristol;
Providing more evidence against an ambiguous claim can be more effective at reducing misperceptions, but only if the evidence is relevant ...Read More...
- Banks Are Squandering an Opportunity to Grow Consumer Trust
Posted on October 29, 2019
Access the full 2019 Makovsky Wall Street Reputation Study here.
Announcing a data breach that compromised thousands of your customers’ sensitive financial information is a communications manager’s worst nightmare, but that’s exactly what happened in July to Capital One.
While the circumstances of the breach were out of the communications ...Read More...
- IPR Welcomes Four New Trustees
Posted on October 25, 2019
Gainesville, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of four new Trustees to its Board:
Jerilan Greene is the Global Chief Communications and Public Affairs Officer of Yum! Brands, Inc., parent company of the iconic KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell brands with more than 48,000 restaurants in 14 ...Read More...
- 2020 IPR Bridge Call for Presentation Submissions
Posted on October 22, 2019
Download Flyer (PDF): Bridge 2020 Call for Submissions
For more information about the conference (including sponsorship opportunities), please visit our 2020 Bridge Conference event page.
Watch the full 2019 recap video: Visit YouTube Here
Watch the full 2018 recap video: Visit YouTube Here.
The Institute for Public Relations is hosting the t ...Read More...
- Institute for Public Relations Unveils New Logo
Posted on September 17, 2019
New York, NY, September 18, 2019 – The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) has released a new logo and brand narrative to signify its growth and a future focused on creating, curating, and promoting research and insights that empower public relations and communication professionals.
Created by Ketchum, the new logo with a refreshed typeface a ...Read More...
- IPR Awards Dr. Lynn Zoch its Highest Academic Honor, the Pathfinder Award
Posted on September 11, 2019
New York, NY – The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) will award Lynn M. Zoch, Ph.D., professor emerita at Virginia’s Radford University the IPR Pathfinder Award at the 2019 Annual Distinguished Lecture & Awards Dinner on November 19 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.
IPR gives this lifetime achievement award annually to an indiv ...Read More...
- IPR Awards Katie Delahaye Paine the IPR Jack Felton Medal for Lifetime Achievement
Posted on August 13, 2019
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Institute for Public Relations will award Katie Delahaye Paine, Publisher and CEO at Paine Publishing, the prestigious IPR Jack Felton Medal for Lifetime Achievement, an award made for lifetime contributions in the advancement of research, measurement and evaluation in public relations and corporate communication.
Paine ...Read More...
- IPR Welcomes Two New Trustees: Charlene A. Wheeless and Matt Bianco
Posted on August 13, 2019
Gainesville, Fla. – The Institute for Public Relations is thrilled to announce the addition of two new Trustees to its Board: Charlene Wheeless, Principal Vice President of Global Corporate Affairs for Bechtel; and Matt Bianco, Head of Corporate Public Affairs for Novelis.
Charlene A. Wheeless is principal vice president of global corporate a ...Read More...
- Andy Polansky to Receive the 2019 Institute for Public Relations Alexander Hamilton Medal for Lifetime Achievement
Posted on August 12, 2019
New York, NY – Andy Polansky, Chairman and CEO of Constituency Management Group and Executive Chairman of Weber Shandwick, will receive the 2019 Institute for Public Relations Alexander Hamilton Medal for Lifetime Achievement. Polansky will accept the Institute’s highest honor and speak at the IPR Annual Distinguished Lecture & Awards Dinn ...Read More...