Crisis Communications Report: Penn State hires Ketchum for crisis PR Advertising Age got the scoop. By Michael SebastianNov. 16, 2011 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content Penn State University’s Board of Trustees has enlisted Omnicom Group agency Ketchum for crisis communications council. To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.