Hotwire goes Latin
As reported by PRWeek US, the global tech agency Hotwire has forged a new partnership with a Brazilian comms agency to serve the Latin American market.
TVC hired to promote Virgin event
Virgin Disruptors 2016, an event that aims to bring together leaders of "disrupted" industries to debate major global issues, has hired TVC Group for an integrated comms campaign. The event takes place on 3 October and the panel includes Virgin Group founder Richard Branson; and Dr Andy Walshe, head of performance at Red Bull; and former gang leader Karl Lokko, now an activist.
Former FCB Inferno and Weber Shandwick senior staffers Paul Blundell and Roman Gaponenko have launched content marketing agency Satellite75. It launched with a social film created for takeaway app Just Eat to celebrate its new partnership with Starship Technologies delivery robots.
Cambridge-based Media Manager has appointed Amanda Bunn as social media and PR manager. She has more than 10 years of experience and will head the agency's PR team. She will be supported by new PR and marketing executive Ellie Banahan.
Label hired by Fiorelli
Luxury accessories brand Fiorelli has appointed Label PR to handle all press and publicity for its watch division in the UK, starting immediately.