The Ticker: PETA responds to Beckerman; Rome 2020; Hyperlocal trade group; OWS’s message; FastCompany & Mechanica

MogulitePETA Mocks PR CEO’s Weird Antics, Sends Him a Case of Soy Milk

Associated PressRome 2020 Olympic bid group selects Atlanta sports marketing firm as lead consultant

StreetFightHyperlocal Publishers Form a Trade Group

Los Angeles Times (editorial)Occupy Wall Street’s message

Press release: Mechanica and Fast Company Unveil First Ever “Discovery Platform” Combining Survey Data With Real Time Dialog to Track and Explore Forces Transforming the World of Marketing and Branding