6 A.M.

Rio Olympics

Brazil and the Rio Olympics

by /

Richard Edelman just returned from ten days in Brazil visiting our office in São Paulo and a number of Olympic events in Rio de Janeiro, which is a magnificent setting for the Summer Games.

More 6 A.M. Posts

Daniel Edelman's Office in Chicago

Return of the Native

by /

Have you ever felt like Simba in The Lion King? Well today I do. I am sitting in my late father’s office in Chicago, surrounded by memorabilia. We have turned it in to a museum, replete with mannequins displaying his U.S. Army uniform and his classic double breasted suit.

Car Commercial, Advertising shoot, film

The Big Squeeze

by /

What is the future of the creative agency now that media, production, digital and content creation are all being stripped away? What’s left is creative and strategy, along with the account executives who manage client relationships.


Why Beth Comstock Matters

by /

Beth Comstock was named a vice chair of GE yesterday, responsible for Business Innovation. She will also continue to oversee GE Lighting, GE Ventures and Licensing, corporate marketing, sales and communications.

Chinese Stock Market

Stay the Course

by /

The stock market reversal in China has led many to question the stated GDP growth rate of 7 percent and the strategy of moving from an investment-based economy toward a more consumption based model.

Edelman at Gail Becker's Wedding

Must Have Done Something Good

by /

I attended the wedding of my colleague Gail Becker and her husband Stuart Smith in the hills of Malibu, California on Saturday night. Several Edelman people, past and present, were part of the celebration, including Matt Harrington, Amy Kavanaugh, Mitch Markson, Renee Edelman and Shoreen Magame.

London Bus, Heatherwick

Heatherwick’s City

by /

Richard Edelman met with Thomas Heatherwick, urban visionary and architect, whose work is transforming London, Abu Dhabi, Singapore and soon, New York City.

Milan Expo 2015, Expo 2015, Milan, Food

Milan Expo

by /

I attended the Milan Expo last Monday, visiting three pavilions (Japan, Italy and the U.S.). The Expo is expected to draw 20 million visitors in the course of the coming six months, nearly half of them from China.

Marriage Equality, LGBT, USA

A Historic Decision

by /

The United States Supreme Court’s decision on marriage equality is a profound turn in the American culture wars. We have implemented Edelman Equal as a means of pushing forward with a diverse and empowered employee base.

Richard Edelman, Jamie Oliver, Cannes Lions, Cannes France, Cannes

Cannes Round Two

by /

I have concluded that Cannes is a perfect pair with Davos for Edelman and others in our sector. I come home more convinced than ever that PR firms can compete for the lead creative idea, for community activation and for continuous storytelling.

Contact us

Contact us

Edelman is interested in hearing from you. Please select your primary interest.