InsureandGo hires agency
British travel insurance firm InsureandGo has appointed agency Hills Balfour to co-ordinate its public relations in the UK. Outside of travel, InsureandGo also offers mobile and tablet insurance, and pet insurance. Travel specialist Hills Balfour won a major account with Hawaii's tourist authority at the end of last year.
BDO brings in Roling
BDO, one of the world's largest professional services and accounting firms, has appointed Keum Roling to the newly created position of global PR & comms manager. Roling, who joined in July, is based in Brussels, working with local teams to build reputation and brand awareness. He joins from Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, where he was its corporate brand and comms manager.
ZPR hired by Jewlr
ZPR has been appointed by Toronto-based online retailer Jewlr to broaden its presence in the UK. Consumer retail specialist ZPR was recently reappointed by Superdrug, also winning a new base with sister retailer The Perfume Shop.
Abbey Road hires Starscream
Abbey Road Studios has appointed Starscream Communications as its PR agency, following Abbey Road's expansion to increase its work with emerging artists and its capacity to work with the film industry. The 12-month brief began in July. Abbey Road Studios owner Universal Music Group recently appointed a new comms lead.