Flack

1. Any single PR professionals out there with a thing for American accents?

A new dating site is being launched on Valentine's Day just for you. PHA Media has been hired to launch iloveyouraccent.com, which aims to matchmake Brits and Americans. The agency will create a public profile for founder and British expat Rochelle Peachy.

2. Business insurer QBE became the first firm to project an image on the side of a City building after signing up as the official insurance partner of England Rugby.

The message of support, promoted by Generate Sponsorship, seemed to work, with England trouncing Wales last Saturday.

3. Hats off to MasterCard for its recent PR stunt, which saw the Pet Shop Boys playing a live gig in an unsuspecting fan's living room. Meanwhile, Weber Shandwick was left to its own devices to spread the good news to the nation's grateful media.

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