PricewaterhouseCoopers and Levick Strategic Communications launch joint business relationship
by AccountingWEB on
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) has announced a Joint Business Relationship (JBR) with Levick Strategic Communications (Levick), a leading crisis, litigation, and reputation management communications firm.
The collaboration between PwC and Levick provides global reputation management, crisis, and litigation communications program development and implementation - along with digital media due diligence - to PwC clients throughout the world.
The JBR enables PwC to seamlessly deliver multiple diverse communications services to businesses that now face increasingly greater scrutiny by regulators, shareholders, consumers, elected officials, and the digital and traditional media.
"It is a most significant value-add for our clients who are facing regulatory crisis that threaten their brand," said Glenn Ware, a PwC managing director and leader in the firm's Anti-Corruption practice.
"We live in an era of unprecedented accountability, marked by constant and ongoing threats to corporate brands and reputations. With its strong track record protecting those brands and reputations, Levick Strategic Communications brings added value for our clients," said David Jansen, a PwC principal and leader in the firm's Anti-Corruption practice.
Jansen continued, "For global companies and clients, the collaboration between PwC and Levick underscores the critical view that, in today's environment, virtually all important business decisions must be also guided by a communications team able to address brand and reputational impact at every level - on the Internet, among shareholders and analysts, in the media, and internally."
"We are delighted and honored that PricewaterhouseCoopers - a leader in professional services - has chosen our firm for this JBR to provide such vital services to its clients," said Richard S. Levick, President and CEO of Levick Strategic Communications.
"As transparency continues to define the global marketplace, business consulting and business communications are inseparable," said Levick. "Whether it's cross-border M&A, digital due diligence, high-exposure litigation, anti-corruption efforts, or public offerings and other monetizing events, clients can now be the beneficiaries of PwC and Levick services wherever and whenever their vital interests are affected."
You may like these other stories...
Here's a CPA who truly walks the walk. On March 15, Frank Ryan, CPA, departed San Diego, California, with plans to be in Ocean City, Maryland, by July 2 to teach a course at the Maryland Association of CPAs’ (MACPA...
When Theodore J. Flynn first joined the Massachusetts Society of CPAs (MSCPA) in 1970, it was a different world and a different profession. The "Big Eight" were still headquartered in Boston. Vietnam War...
Accountant Rickey Charles Goodrich had it a little too good. Many bean counters would kill to serve as financial guru to the likes of Pearl Jam. Goodrich was hired in 2005, and the following year, he became the CFO of Curtis...
Upcoming CPE Webinars
In this course, Amber Setter will shine the light on different types of leadership behavior- an integral part of everyone's career.
In this jam-packed presentation Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA will give you a crash-course in creating spreadsheet-based dashboards. A dashboard condenses large amounts of data into a compact space, yet enables the end user to easily drill down into details when warranted.
This webcast will include discussions of important issues in SSARS No. 19 and the current status of proposed changes by the Accounting and Review Services Committee in these statements.
Amber Setter will show the value of leadership assessments as tools for individual and organizational leadership development initiatives.