Global Communications Report | Holmes Report
Charting the future of public relations
The Global Communications Report, produced by the Holmes Report in conjunction with University of Southern California’s Center for Public Relations, is the definitive study of the global public relations industry.

Take part in the 2017 survey here. Deadline 17 February 2017.

PR firms: Enter the 2017 Global 250 Agency Ranking & Agencies of the Year here. Deadline 4 March 2017.

You can download the full PDF of the 2016 Report here

An executive summary is also available, predicting that the global PR agency sector will approach $20bn by 2020, but raising several questions over the industry's ability to adapt to a rapidly shifting landscape.

The 2016 Report also features:
The global research initiatives build on the Holmes Report's World PR Report work—and definitive global ranking of PR agencies—and USC’s long-running GAP (Generally Accepted Practices Study) of corporate communications planning.
The first ever Global Communications Report is being conducted by the University of Southern California’s Center for Public Relations — in conjunction with the Holmes Report, the Institute for Public Relations,  the Global Alliance for Public Relations & Communications, the International Association for Measurement and Evaluation of Communication, the PR Council, the Worldcom PR Group, Capstone Hill Search and PRSA.
2016 Global Communications Report from The Holmes Report