Death of Daniel J. Edelman

1920 - January 15, 2013
New York, New York

NY public relations pioneer dies in Ill.
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VERENA DOBNIK, The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel J. Edelman, who built one of the world's top public relations companies and pioneered celebrity endorsements and media tours, has died at age 92.

Edelman is credited with developing many of the methods now standard in the field, after transforming the firm he started more than 60 years ago with two people into a global marketing force with more than 4,500 employees in 66 offices worldwide.

His son Richard Edelman said...

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