US Airways has issued an apology on Twitter for an inappropriate tweet that was sent to a customer this afternoon.
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Teenager arrested for threatening tweet to airline
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Dutch police have arrested a 14-year-old girl in Rotterdam after she sent a tweet threatening American Airlines on Sunday.
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nbcnews:

Teenager arrested for threatening tweet to airline

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Dutch police have arrested a 14-year-old girl in Rotterdam after she sent a tweet threatening American Airlines on Sunday.

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"Steve Jobs was the most media-savvy CEO I’ve ever met. I had the ‘pressure’ of working with him in the Toy Story days of Pixar. Because he believed in the power of publicity, Steve attended every PR meeting — all of which were memorable."

— Excerpt from GolinHarris CEO Fred Cook’s new book “IMPROVISE: Unconventional Career Advice from an Unlikely CEO” (via entrepreneur.com)

(Source: m.entrepreneur.com)

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Sona Iliffe-Moon, brand and marketing communications PR manager at Toyota, was named one of Automotive News’ top 40 Under 40 for 2014. She was one of only two PR professionals on the list.

Sona Iliffe-Moon, brand and marketing communications PR manager at Toyota, was named one of Automotive News’ top 40 Under 40 for 2014. She was one of only two PR professionals on the list.

What would happen if characters such as the those in AMC’s Mad Men came to life in today’s world of integrated marketing communications? Peppercomm has created an infographic with tips to help guide the ad man from yesteryear if he wandered into a marketing office in 2014.

What would happen if characters such as the those in AMC’s Mad Men came to life in today’s world of integrated marketing communications? Peppercomm has created an infographic with tips to help guide the ad man from yesteryear if he wandered into a marketing office in 2014.

"Today, serious public relations professionals…must then work to reshape the old corporate-speak of messaging into a far more authentic, interesting, and humble narrative that someone might care about."

— Ogilvy Public Relations global CEO Christopher Graves responds to a Financial Times article, “Free publicity with no PRs”

Hillary Clinton responds to a shoe thrown at her during a speech in Las Vegas.

Hillary Clinton responds to a shoe thrown at her during a speech in Las Vegas.

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"I want to end Mad Men, as a writer, the way I think the story was told. That’s what I’m interested in. It is weird that, in the future, if anybody’s watching this show, they will know the whole story."

Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner reflects on the show’s legacy (via theweekmagazine)

"I would like to see Samsung and Visa - two companies that are powerhouses now, but only starting out then - approach the main characters as potential clients, only to be told their products would never succeed."
-Horizon Media CEO Bill Koenigsberg and other ad execs discuss the final season of Mad Men. 
(via The New York Times)

"I would like to see Samsung and Visa - two companies that are powerhouses now, but only starting out then - approach the main characters as potential clients, only to be told their products would never succeed."
-Horizon Media CEO Bill Koenigsberg and other ad execs discuss the final season of Mad Men.
(via The New York Times)