United, Continental Merger Won’t Affect Edelman Relationship

United Airlines has agreed to acquire Continental Airlines in a $3 billion deal that will create the world’s largest airline.

How will this affect Edelman, who was recently selected as United’s first PR agency of record? Robin Urbanski Janikowski, Media Relations Manager at United Airlines, told PRNewser today in regards to Edelman’s AOR status: “No plans for that to change.”

When asked if Edelman was brought on board to help handle potential merger communications, Urbanski said “no.”

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