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Golin is a progressive public relations agency that aligns earned-first, data-driven creative with the customer journey, to build relevance, deliver maximum impact for clients and reach a profoundly diverse global market. With 50 offices around the world, more than 1700 employees and 60+ years of experience, Golin has been named PRWeek Global's International Agency of the Year; PRmoment’s Large Agency of the Year; PRWeek UK’s Best Agency to Work For; and UK Consultancy of the Year; PRCA’s Large Consultancy of the Year; The Drum’s PR Consultancy of the Year; and a Best Place to Work by The Holmes Report – all since 2014.
In 1958, Golin opened its doors in Chicago when our founder, Al Golin, made a cold call to an aspiring businessman with a couple of hamburger stands. That man was Ray Kroc, and his business, McDonald's, remains one of our agency's largest clients. Since that day over half a century ago, Golin’s reputation has been one of an innovator and leader in progressive corporate and consumer communications. What began as a small agency in Chicago in 1956 has grown into one of the world's largest communications firms. In North America, we are supported by 12 offices coast to coast, along with a global network of 33 wholly owned offices and 24 affiliate offices. Golin provides unequaled expertise, resources and commitment to every client.
One of McDonald’s most iconic menu items, the Big Mac, celebrated its 50th Anniversary creating an opportunity for the brand to reignite love for the Big Mac. Since its invention, the Big Mac has traversed the globe and has become so ubiquitous that The Economist even uses the Big Mac as an international measure of global currency. Understanding the global nature of the Big Mac, Golin knew something big had to be done in order to properly celebrate the iconic sandwich on its golden anniversary. Read More
nPower: Blue Go Green
Energy supplier npower tasked Golin with creating a splash in the tabloids for the launch of its new "Go Green" tariff and communicating how simple it is to make the switch. Read More
Golin Partners with ColorComm on Included and Empowered Event
In partnership with ColorComm, Golin and OBRIE (the agency’s Office of Business Relevance, Inclusion and Equity) launched their first-ever “Included and Empowered” event as part of a series of community-building initiatives designed to establish connections with diverse public relations, advertising healthcare communication talent and business collaborators who can help enable Golin reach the profoundly diverse markets its clients must engage with to grow their businesses. Participants can keep in touch post-event via a private LinkedIn Group that will feature company and industry news, thought-leadership pieces, a community of industry professionals, and Golin leaders. Read More
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