Edelman

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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1952
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $500 to $999 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.

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Pros: The network is amazing and the opportunities to work with big global teams is awesome. The very high standard or work is also rewarding Full Review

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Interview Details There is a short phone interview. The phone interviewer asked me a few questions about my education and my future graduation plans. Followed by a in person interview with two employees. The in person interview lasted only 30 minutes followed by a brief literacy test.Full Interview

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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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