PR’s Top Pros Talk… Creating and Evaluating Strategic Priorities

 Johnny Smith, Vice President of Communications for Roche Diagnostics North America, shares how to create a strategic prioritization framework that meets communications and business objectives. He describes how his team uses a confidence-level scoring system to ensure they focus on projects that deliver the most impact. In our discussion, Johnny also talked in detail about the value of discipline in leadership.

PR’s Top Pros Talk… Advancing DE&I Together

 The Can: Diversity Collective is transforming the advertising, marketing, creative and communications fields into radically inclusive spaces by providing access and opportunities for people of color and underrepresented communities to industries and global events where they have traditionally been excluded. Adrianne C. Smith, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at FleishmanHillard and Founder of the Can: Diversity Collective, sheds light on her organization’s impactful initiatives and explains how human connection plays a role in advancing…

PR’s Top Pros Talk… Breaking Through the Noise with Thought Leadership

 Jess Muldoon, Group Vice President of Corporate Media at Ruder Finn, discusses how brands and organizations can build a strong thought leadership strategy. She shares why it’s important to take notice of new content formats created by news outlets and journalists alike. Jess also emphasizes the significance of owned content and having an always-on approach.