Edelman

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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1952
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Edelman is the world’s largest public relations firm, with more than 5,000 employees in 65 cities, as well as affiliates in more than 35 cities. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Berland (research), Edelman Deportivo (creative), Blue (advertising), BioScience Communications (medical communications) and agency Edelman Significa (Brazil).

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On October 1, 1952, Daniel J. Edelman and Associates was founded in the Merchandise Mart in Chicago with three employees servicing one client. More than 60 years later, with 65 offices and over 5,000 employees servicing over 2,000 clients, Edelman is the largest public relations firm in the world. But, just like 60 year ago, we’re independent and family-owned.

Edelman was named Advertising Age’s top-ranked PR firm of the decade in 2009 and one of its “A-List Agencies” in both 2010 and 2011; Adweek’s “2011 PR Agency of the Year;” PRWeek’s “2011 Large PR Agency of the Year;” and The Holmes Report’s “2013 Global Agency of the Year” and its 2012 “Digital Agency of the Year.” Edelman was named one of the “Best Places to Work” by Advertising Age in 2010 and 2012 and among Glassdoor’s top ten “Best Places to Work” in 2011 and 2012. Edelman owns specialty firms Edelman Berland (research), Blue (advertising), BioScience Communications (medical communications), and agencies Edelman Significa (Brazil), and Pegasus (China).

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Edelman is an equal opportunity employer.

Working at Edelman

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Pros: Edelman is undoubtedly a thought leader. The vision, values and quality of senior management are among the best in the industry. The fact that one is working with people of such high calibre, encourages people to outperform. Full Review

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Intern at Edelman (student candidate)

Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Bangalore Mar 2013 – Reviewed Apr 11, 2013

Interview Details Campus Internship.
Written Exam (Basic grammar, and 2 detailed questions on PR strategies), Group discussion on Social media and hazards, panel interview with HR and senior accounts managers.
The interview was easy and is purely assessment based comprising of general questions on Edelman , how…
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Write an innovative Press Release to market a mundane Electronic product such as ethernet cable in an existing competitive e-market. View Answer

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Edelman Awards and Accolades

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Employees' Choice -50 Best Places to work (#7), Glassdoor, 2013
Best Workplaces in Canada, Great Place to Work Institute, 2012
Best Places To Work, Ad Age, 2012
Global Agency of the Year, The Holmes Report, 2012
Top Places to Work, Chicago Tribune, 2012
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