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North Korea Caught Raising Global Temperatures

North Korea Caught Raising Global Temperatures

This post draws from remarks at the Names Not Numbers Conference in Aldeburgh, UK, March 19, 2013. It was published on HuffPost Green on March 19, 2013 in a post titled “What Connects Us Most: Climate Change and Humanity.”

To …

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Republican Senator Rob Portman Reminds Us Why Stories Matter

Republican Senator Rob Portman Reminds Us Why Stories Matter

On Thursday, Senator Rob Portman of Ohio became the first sitting Republican senator to publicly support same-sex marriage, a decision that activist groups worldwide recognize as a significant step for LGBT progress. In a bold move, Portman announced his change …

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Celebrities Star In Anti-Fracking Music Video

Celebrities Star In Anti-Fracking Music Video

Over 25 celebrities joined forces to create a music video for “Don’t Frack My Mother,” Sean Lennon’s anti-fracking anthem. Fenton launched the video this morning on behalf of our client Artists Against Fracking. Watch it now:

Recognize anyone? Here’s …

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CSR Coverage in the News

CSR Coverage in the News

During this week’s #CSRchat, participants engaged in an open discussion about CSR coverage in the news, sharing thoughts on what to read, who to follow on Twitter, and what’s missing in the current news landscape.

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New Data on Latinos and Technology To Be Presented…

New Data on Latinos and Technology To Be Presented at SXSW

Next week, I’m heading to the South by Southwest Conference (SXSW) to explore one of my favorite topics: technology and innovation in the Latino community.

Fifty-two million Latinos live in the US today, with a total buying power that exceeds …

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5 Tips to Maximize Your Impact on Pinterest

5 Tips to Maximize Your Impact on Pinterest

At this point, most of you have heard the buzz about Pinterest. Since January 2012, the social network has experienced a 145% increase in unique visitors. If you haven’t jumped on the bandwagon yet, what are you waiting for?! Not …

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#CSRChat Recap: State of Green Business

#CSRChat Recap: State of Green Business

This week we were joined by Joel Makower (@makower), founder of GreenBiz.com, who shared tips and noteworthy findings from the 2013 State of Green Business Report. During our one-hour dynamic session, @SusanMcP1, kept the questions coming.

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Fenton Appoints New Director in London Office

Fenton Appoints New Director in London Office

Elly Woolston today joins Fenton as Director of its London office. In this role, Woolston will help expand the firm’s European presence and grow its global network.

Woolston joins Fenton after previously serving as Chairman and prior to that Managing …

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#CSRChat Recap: Why Employee Engagement is Key in the…

#CSRChat Recap: Why Employee Engagement is Key in the Hospitality Sector

This week’s #CSRChat featured Jennifer Silberman, VP of Global Corp Responsibility at Hilton Worldwide (@HiltonWorldWide). Jennifer chatted with host Susan McPherson (@susanmcp1) about the unique challenges facing the hospitality industry, including complicated supply chains, a broad array of materials issues, …

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Movement Leader and Serial Entrepreneur Louis Pagan Dies

Movement Leader and Serial Entrepreneur Louis Pagan Dies

This piece originally appeared on HuffPost Latino Voices on February 7, 2013.

Earlier this week I was told that movement leader and serial entrepreneur Louis Pagan had died. When I first heard the news earlier this week, I could not …

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Meet the Inspiring Recipients of the Irvine Leadership Awards

Meet the Inspiring Recipients of the Irvine Leadership Awards

With origins in California dating back to 1937, The James Irvine Foundation’s dedication to bettering the state is demonstrated by its annual Irvine Leadership Awards. Each year, the Foundation conducts a rigorous selection process for discovering extraordinary individuals …

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Ten Brilliant Super Bowl Blackout Tweets

Ten Brilliant Super Bowl Blackout Tweets

Sure, you could spend $3.8 million for a 30-second Super Bowl spot. Or, you could take advantage of unexpected moments like last night’s blackout by tweeting something clever and generating tons of buzz for free. Here are some bold brands …

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#CSRChat Recap: What’s The Board Got To Do With…

#CSRChat Recap: What’s The Board Got To Do With It?

The second #CSRchat of 2013 featured special guest Fay Feeney (@FayFeeney), CEO and founder of Risk For Good. Fay shared her expertise on corporate governance and how CSOs and CSR execs can have better access to their …

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Green Leaders Put the Environment Back on the National…

Green Leaders Put the Environment Back on the National Agenda at the 2013 Green Inaugural Ball

By Stephanie Rendon and Sahar Wali

For one week every four years, DC buzzes with the energy of New York City and gets glam Los Angeles-style. This year, Fenton DC was proud to help our clients the National Wildlife Federation

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How Former Homophobes, Conflicted Christians & An Evolved Obama…

How Former Homophobes, Conflicted Christians & An Evolved Obama Reshaped the Debate on LGBT People

In the fight for the fair treatment of LGBT people, 2012 was the year of the journey story. This week, as I head to Atlanta for Creating Change , the annual confab hosted by the National Gay & Lesbian Task …

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Mom’s the Word Nominated for PR News’ Nonprofit Awards

Mom’s the Word Nominated for PR News’ Nonprofit Awards

Fenton is proud to announce that Save the Children’s “Mom’s the Word” campaign is a finalist in PR News’ Nonprofit PR Awards in the category of Facebook Communications. The winners of the Nonprofit PR Awards will be announced on March …

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Los Angeles: Come for the Weather. Stay for the…

Los Angeles: Come for the Weather. Stay for the Social Good.

While Fenton’s history stretches back over 30 years, our Los Angeles office is relatively new—two years old to be exact! In honor of the big two year anniversary, our LA team took some time to reflect on the great people …

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Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, and Susan Sarandon Tour Gas…

Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, and Susan Sarandon Tour Gas Drilling Sites in Pennsylvania

On Thursday, the Fenton and Artists Against Fracking teams spent the day taking a field trip to Northeast Pennsylvania to take a look at the impact of fracking on people, property, and local economies. Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, Susan Sarandon, …

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