Posts:November 2017, Public Relations

Evolving for the Future: Barri Rafferty Named CEO

by Rob Flaherty| November 28, 2017

Today is an exciting day for all the colleagues at Ketchum, for our clients and also for our industry. Today, we named Barri Rafferty Chief Executive Officer at Ketchum, effective January 1, with me continuing as Chairman.

Disaster Relief and Holiday Giving: 5 Ways to Optimize Corporate and NGO Support

by Monica Marshall| November 20, 2017

This has been a bad year for natural disasters. In fact, 2017 is tied with 2011 for the most billion-dollar disasters. [1] Without even counting Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, or the California fires, the U.S. has sustained 218-plus weather and climate disasters since 1980, totaling more than $1.2 trillion in recovery costs. When coupled […]

Six Second or Six Hour Attention Span?

by Jarrad Blyth| November 9, 2017

Are attention spans shortening more and more? Do we lack the ability to concentrate on something for more than a few seconds? While it’s not yet scientifically proven that humans have a shorter attention span than goldfish, the “humans have a shorter attention span than goldfish” headline was just too good to pass up, right? […]