Latest Arthur W. Page Stories

2011-05-31 08:27:00

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Roger Bolton, internationally recognized independent public relations counselor specializing in strategic issues, has been named chair of the Advisory Board of the Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public Communication. He will assume his duties June 1. The announcement was made by Lawrence G. Foster, who has chaired the Advisory Board for the Page Center, a research unit of Penn State University's College of Communications, since...

2010-08-23 21:32:06

Traced to Arthur W. Page Although the term was not coined until 1953, new research shows that corporate social responsibility (CSR) can trace its roots to the early years of the 20th century and to the editor of one of America's initial business magazines, The World's Work. "From its beginnings in November 1900, The World's Work was devoted to social responsibility in the public interest," says David L. Remund, a Legacy Scholar in the Arthur W. Page Center for Integrity in Public...

2010-06-01 10:35:00

NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Arthur W. Page Society, the leading professional organization for Chief Communications Officers, today named Julia Hood, a recognized thought leader in the Public Relations field, as well as an experienced manager and entrepreneur, as President of the organization, a newly created position that replaces the former Executive Director role. The appointment is effective on July 12. Most recently, Ms. Hood served as Publishing Director of PRWeek and DMNews,...

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