The week

The CIPR has shortlisted candidates for the 2014 presidency, naming independent comms specialist Miti Ampoma and APCO Worldwide senior counsel Lionel Zetter as contenders.

PRWeek has named senior comms operators from Prudential, Sky Arts, Ogilvy and Leeds Metropolitan University as judges of its 29 under 29.

The Big Partnership has been called in by music licensing company PPL to raise awareness of music licensing issues among Scottish businesses.

The Museum of London has brought in Neat PR in a bid to drive sales to its online shop, to be relaunched this month.

EdenCancan has poached Gene Chui from Slam PR to be head of digital.

Unity Trust Bank has revealed 54 per cent of charities and social enterprises with a turnover under £5m said their social media strategy was not very integrated or not at all integrated with their comms or fundraising.

Parfums Christian Dior has appointed Rebecca Filmer as head of PR for the UK and Ireland.

Dementia UK has called in Stand Agency to help with fundraising.

PrettyGreen has been chosen to provide international PR for the Bubble tea chain as it expands into Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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