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Next Fifteen picks up IncrediBull to merge with Text100

Next Fifteen picks up IncrediBull to merge with Text100

IncrediBull will integrate into Text100 at the beginning of next year.

Female talent more likely to stay at firms with female CEOs: Weber Shandwick study

Female talent more likely to stay at firms with female CEOs: Weber Shandwick study

They are also more likely to want to become CEOs themselves, In Asia and globally, according to a survey of more than 1750 execs

PR Communications a shoe-in for Pazzion deal

PR Communications a shoe-in for Pazzion deal

Agency will handle all media relations for the brand, which has grown rapidly since being launched in 2001

Opinion: Four ways for financial firms to boost social media brand in Asia

Opinion: Four ways for financial firms to boost social media brand in Asia

Professional and financial services companies need to catch up and embrace digital and social media, say Ryan Communication's Damien Ryan and Peggy Wu

Ruder Finn launches SONAR to prevent digital PR disasters in Asia

Ruder Finn launches SONAR to prevent digital PR disasters in Asia

Developed with digital marketing firm Daylight Partnership, the social media crisis simulation platform can be adapted to multiple Asian markets

Award-winning anti-homophobia in sport campaign seeks Asia PR help

Award-winning anti-homophobia in sport campaign seeks Asia PR help

Volunteer-led winner of PRWeek Asia Gold Award calls for agencies in the region to help spread its message

Cannes in quotes

Cannes in quotes

The best sound bites from last week's annual Festival of Creativity at Cannes in the South of France.

Toyota global comms leader Julie Hamp resigns after drug arrest

Toyota global comms leader Julie Hamp resigns after drug arrest

She is still in police custody.

MSL secures Coca-Cola comms deal in India

MSL secures Coca-Cola comms deal in India

Agency replaces Perfect Relations after firms were invited to pitch best content ideas

Video: PRWeek's Cannes Lions Party

PRWeek's party at the InterContinental Carlton in Cannes celebrated this year's award winners from the PR industry.

Case study: How volunteer-led PR campaign kicked homophobia into touch

Case study: How volunteer-led PR campaign kicked homophobia into touch

Gay rugby players in Australia produced a PR masterclass to overhaul attitudes to homosexuality in sport.

Women in PR the next topic for Hong Kong PR Forum

Women in PR the next topic for Hong Kong PR Forum

The event will debate why, in a female-dominated industry, relatively few become senior execs

Weber Shandwick adds Rafi Khan to India leadership team

Weber Shandwick adds Rafi Khan to India leadership team

Khan joins from Cohn & Wolfe and has more than 20-years' industry experience

Michael Mullen named global comms chief in new Kraft Heinz Company

Michael Mullen named global comms chief in new Kraft Heinz Company

Michael Mullen, SVP of corporate and government affairs at Heinz, is to take the same role at the new, enlarged business following its expected merger with Kraft that will create one of the world's largest food and drink companies.

SG Story wins Far East Hospitality Management brief

SG Story wins Far East Hospitality Management brief

The agency will handle social media activities for two Singapore-based brands

Ruder Finn snaps up China business of Japan's Kyodo Public Relations

Ruder Finn snaps up China business of Japan's Kyodo Public Relations

The firm, recently named the PRWeek Awards Asia Greater China PR Consultancy of the Year, has been aggressively expanding in the country

Mind the gap: Silo structures stifling the success of multichannel campaigns

Mind the gap: Silo structures stifling the success of multichannel campaigns

Three-quarters of teams in Asia not deemed fit for purpose, with the EMEA and the US faring little better, Lewis PR global study reveals

Publicis president Sadoun to lead MSLGroup; Fleurot named Publicis SVP

Publicis president Sadoun to lead MSLGroup; Fleurot named Publicis SVP

Publicis Worldwide's president Arthur Sadoun is taking on direct supervision of MSLGroup.

Video: Richard Edelman on importance of Cannes for PR

Video: Richard Edelman on importance of Cannes for PR

Richard Edelman, president and CEO of Edelman, talks to Steve Barrett, editor-in-chief of PRWeek US, about the importance of Cannes Lions 2015.

Opinion: When the social media party gets crowded, the cool kids move on

Opinion: When the social media party gets crowded, the cool kids move on

There are constant shifts in the social media channels being used, the nature of usage and who is using them in Asia-Pacifc, says Edelman's Gavin Coombes