News round-up: Babies, Dell and Weber Shandwick

Rain Communications has been hired by baby clothing designer Creeper Crawlers to support its UK launch.

Baby brief: Rain Communications
Baby brief: Rain Communications

A six-month campaign will focus on building a media, celebrity and blogger following for the brand, which claims its clothing encourages babies to crawl.

Dell global comms head Kelly McGinnis is to leave ahead of a potential buyout to lead Levi Strauss & Co's comms department.

Weber Shandwick has opened offices in Turkey and Kuwait. Grayling's Seda Yalcin will lead business in Turkey as CEO and joins the EMEA leadership team, with general manager Rosie Muhanna heading up Kuwaiti operations.

ARI Fleet UK, the fleet management company, has appointed Tangerine PR to develop and implement a media relations campaign, following a rebrand.

University of London's Royal Central School of Speech and Drama has hired Amanda Jones as director of development and external affairs.

Singapore's Changi Airport Group has handed a two-year contract to GolinHarris to handle PR, integrated comms and social media, following a competitive pitch.

The McOnie Agency has been appointed by Dr Martens to promote its industrial boots to the UK's SME market.

Feel Communications has been appointed to handle social media and PR for bread brand Vogel's, to drive consumer growth.

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