Stories by Caysey Welton

Yes, Justine Sacco Really Said That on Twitter!

December 23rd, 2013 by

Justine Sacco, chief communications director for Barry Diller’s IAC, created a Twitter firestorm with a shockingly insensitive and offensive tweet.

Target Gives Shoppers a New Meaning for ‘Black Friday’

December 19th, 2013 by

Bad news for Target shoppers this week as it was revealed that hackers might have compromised around 40 million credit and debit card accounts.

Facebook’s New Video Ads Could Be a Tightrope Walk for Communicators

December 18th, 2013 by

As Facebook continues to experiment with video distribution, here are some actionable tips you can put to use right now on YouTube.

What You Need to Know About Instagram’s New Messaging Feature

December 12th, 2013 by

Facebook’s Instagram, announced its newest messaging feature that will allow users to directly message 15 friends simultaneously.

2013 PR People to Watch: Emily Schildt

December 10th, 2013 by

Emily Schildt, Director of Digital Engagement, Chobani Emily Schildt has driven Chobani’s transformation from a niche specialty food to a yogurt aisle leader in just three years—all without a national television-advertising budget. Schildt has expanded… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Joy Phillips

December 10th, 2013 by

Joy Phillips, Publicist, Starz Joy Phillips is an integral part of the Starz publicity team. Her quick wit, forward thinking and upbeat attitude are just some of the qualities that contribute to her success in… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Meghan O’Kelly

December 10th, 2013 by

Meghan O’Kelly Corporate Relations Division Manager, Midwest Region,  Allstate Insurance Company Meghan O’Kelly plays a critical role in driving Allstate’s positive reputation in Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin. She leads external communications, including driving proactive, reactive… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Javier Moreno

December 10th, 2013 by

Javier Moreno, Manager, Corporate Communications, Toyota Motor North America Javier Moreno is an important contributor to Toyota’s U.S. public relations team, with a track record of excellence that has led to him becoming the youngest… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Cynthia Saw

December 10th, 2013 by

Cynthia Saw, Public Relations Manager, Check Point Software Technologies Cynthia Saw leads enterprise PR in the Americas, worldwide consumer PR and analyst relations for Check Point. Saw is committed to showcasing Check Point’s leadership in… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Erin Ramsauer

December 10th, 2013 by

Erin Ramsauer, Public Relations and Communications Coordinator, Newport Beach & Company Erin Ramsauer’s colleagues at Newport Beach & Company describe the PR and communications coordinator as “a one-woman wrecking PR department.” She was tasked with… Continued