The Week

PayPal has switched its UK consumer and tech PR accounts to Edelman from Lansons. Edelman previously handled a number of global PR accounts for PayPal.

Kahlua, the coffee liqueur brand, has called in Lucre for a new consumer drive in the run-up to Christmas.

The British Handball Association has appointed KTB PR to promote the sport in the run-up to the London 2012 Olympics.

Christophe Ginisty has been elected as president of the International Public Relations Agency for 2013. He is deputy MD of Edelman EMEA, European Technology.

Groupe SEB, the global domestic appliances manufacturer, has called in Kazoo to handle the PR for a number of its key brands in the UK. Kazoo replaces Slice PR.

Weber Shandwick has launched its dedicated multimedia production offering in Manchester.

The new offering is called Creation.

Grayling UK's CEO Alison Clarke has been voted the PRCA's vice-chairman and will take over in 2012.

OneClickPharmacy.co.uk, the online pharmacy, has chosen Threepipe as its first UK consumer and corporate PR agency after a four-way pitch.

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