Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) Media Survey Reveals Growing Pressure on Reporters to Perform on Social Media

Survey also offers fresh insights into how reporters vet and work with high-profile interview sources LOS ANGELES, CALIF. – Nov. 28. 2017 – Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the largest international networks of independent public relations agencies, announced today the results of a worldwide media survey that finds increasing pressure on reporters to … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Marks 25 Years as the World’s Local Agency

Network complements five years of 20 percent growth by welcoming three new member firms from Brazil, Malaysia and Mexico KYOTO, JAPAN – 27 October 2017 – Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the largest international networks of independent public relations agencies, marked its 25th anniversary during its fall meeting in Kyoto, Japan, by welcoming … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Selects Evelyn Holtzhausen as President

Public Relations Global Network Selects Evelyn Holtzhausen as President HWB Communications founder to lead international network of independent public relations agencies Washington, D.C. – May 11, 2016 – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the largest international networks of leading independent public relations agencies, announced today the election of Evelyn Holtzhausen, founder and director of … Read More

SEO, Content and Trust – Top List of Global PR Takeaways

SEO, Content and Trust Top List of Global PR Takeaways from the Spring PRGN Global Leadership Conference Search engine optimization, digital content and trust topped the list of topics being discussed by top independent public relations agencies globally, according to the members of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), who recently met during PRGN’s Semi-annual … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Announces Winners of 2015 Best Practice Awards

PRGN gives 39 international awards of excellence to 18 agency winners Cros (Russia) tops awards ceremony with 8 wins Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 10, 2015 – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) recently announced the winners of its annual international Best Practice Awards competition. “This is a strong and competitive awards competition showcasing … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Adds Affiliate in Los Angeles (USA)

PRGN welcomes The Hoyt Organization to its 46 agency member network PRGN leadership is pursuing additional partnership opportunities in China, Africa, Belgium and New York Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 9, 2015 – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) today announced it has selected The Hoyt Organization, Inc., a Los Angeles-area based full- service … Read More

American CEOs Preparing to be Interviewed by the Media Must Have an Online Presence

CEOs can best prepare for interviews by knowing how journalists prepare themselves while making sure their online personas are up-to-date   While European journalists will permit CEOs to review quotes prior to publication, most U.S. media say no way!   Preparing to be interviewed by a North American journalist in the United States or Canada? … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Announces New Affiliates in Turkey and Nashville (USA)

Addition of Reed Public Relations and Aristo Communications Adds to International Network’s Reach.   SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), today announced the addition of two new agency affiliates from Nashville, Tennessee (U.S.A) and Istanbul, Turkey, bringing its global reach to 45 firms worldwide.  The induction into the organization was made during PRGN’s … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Elects Ed Stevens, APR+M

South African-based Evelyn Holtzhausen Named President-Elect   SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the top four international networks of leading independent public relations agencies, today announced the election of Edward M. Stevens, APR+M of Stevens Strategic Communications of Cleveland, Ohio, as president. Stevens will lead the worldwide network of 45 … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Announces New Affiliates in Detroit (USA) and Romania

Addition of Bianchi Public Relations and Free Communications Brings International Network’s Reach to 49 Members.   LONDON – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) today announced the addition of two new agency affiliates from Detroit, Michigan (USA) and Romania, bringing its global reach to 49 cities worldwide. The induction into the organization was made during … Read More

American CEOs Preparing to be Interviewed By European Journalists Should Expect Different Practices, Reports New Study by PRGN

Good Chance a European Journalist Will Permit CEO to Review Quotes Prior to Publication.   Don’t be Rude to a Spanish Journalist   Preparing to be interviewed by a German or Italian journalist? Make sure there’s nothing in your personal life that you wouldn’t want included in a news story. That’s among the findings of … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Elects Uwe Schmidt as President

PRGN with new leadership   Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the world’s leading international networks of independent public relations agencies, today announced the election of Uwe Schmidt, CEO and co-owner of Industrie-Contact (IC AG) in Hamburg, Germany as its new president. Schmidt will lead the worldwide network of 47 independently owned firms on … Read More

PRGN continues global expansion in Q3 2013

Member agencies worldwide acquired 51 new clients from 21 sectors in total Media relations, crisis communications and strategic counselling are what clients ask for most Los Angeles, USA, Frankfurt, Germany (December 19, 2013) — The member agencies of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), one of the world’s leading networks of independent public relations consultancies, … Read More

PRGN Announces New Worldwide Public Relations Affiliates in Chile, Portugal and Tokyo

The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) today announced the addition of three new worldwide agency affiliates in Chile, Portugal and Tokyo, bringing its global reach to 47 cities worldwide. The announcement was made during PRGN’S business conference in Los Angeles, California on April 18th. Joining the ranks of PRGN are RumboCierto Communications representing Chile, Global … Read More

Public Relations Global Network Survey Provides Insights on the Position of Social Media in Worldwide Communications

The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN), an international network of nearly 50 independent public relations firms worldwide, has released the findings from its international survey of communications professionals regarding their current and anticipated future use of social media in Europe, Australia, Africa, South America, Middle East, Asia and the United States. According to Mark Paterson, … Read More

Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) Announces the Winners Of Its Second Annual Best Practices Awards Competition

(OCT 10, 2012, WIESBADEN, GERMANY) – The Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) announces the winners of its second annual Best Practices Awards here on September 28 awards ceremony and dinner, according to Mark Paterson, PRGN president. “The PRGN Best Practices Awards competition helps to build our knowledge center that can be accessed by member firms … Read More

Zumba® Fitness selects 4 PRGN agencies in 7 European countries as PR Partners

Cross border fitness trend   Four PR agencies from the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) have been chosen over the last months as PR partners for Zumba Fitness, LLC, covering together seven European countries. After a pitch with four competing agencies in the Benelux, which was won by Evident PR, Zumba inquired for PRGN agencies … Read More

70 Percent of Corporate Communicators Expect to have a Global Marketing Function at their Organization within Five Years, PRGN Survey Reveals

Marketing and communications executives are “going global,” with seven out of 10 saying their organizations currently have, or will have in the next five years, a global marketing function, based on the results of a study commissioned by the Public Relations Global Network (www.prgn.com), one of the top international networks of independent public relations agencies. … Read More