Quick Study: In Tough Times, CCOs Are Invaluable; Execs Having Meetings About Meetings; Restructuring Workforces to Stay Afloat

â–¶ CCOs Becoming More Prominent: New research suggests that the rise of digital media has led to greater responsibility on the part of corporate communications executives despite the current economic instability. The survey, conducted by Spencer Stuart, Weber Shandwick and KRC Research, polled 159 participants, 84% of which worked for Fortune 500 companies.