In Flack this week: Gossip and glamour from the PRCA Boat Party, a sneak peak at our journos vs PRs survey, and why has Mark Borkowski become a robot called Irene?
Lansons has promoted two associates to the board and raised four other team members to associate directors, bolstering its senior team.
The Liverpool ONE shopping and leisure complex was opened in 2008. The centre's owners, Grosvenor Fund Management Europe and its manager, Grosvenor, asked retained b2b agency Aver to create a sense of demand for commercial space in the 250,000 square metre site through a number of channels, driving retailers to Liverpool ONE and in turn improving return for Grosvenor investors.
James Clark, a director at corporate, financial and public affairs agency The Cardew Group, will move into automotive PR in August when he takes a role for Toyota and Lexus in the UK.
Barry Gardner has ended a six-year tenure as corporate comms director at CYBG, the holding company of Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, PRWeek has learned.
Interpublic's CMG unit, which includes most of its PR firms, reported 2.8% organic year-over-year revenue growth in Q2 2016, to $369.4 million - Weber's Andy Polansky says organic growth at his firm was in high single digits.
The top flight of English football is looking to team up with a comms agency, PRWeek understands.
MSLGroup owner Publicis has reported organic revenue growth of 2.8 per cent in the first half of 2016, buoyed by particularly strong growth in Europe, as the group says it "should not be heavily impacted" by Brexit.
William Murray Communications, the specialist food, drink and hospitality PR agency, has undergone a management buyout led by CEO Anita Murray.
Football League's digital hires, Forster's recycling brief, Jargon wins Pace Rio role, and more from PRWeek UK.
Boris Johnson and media training don't seem like the most obvious words you'd find in the same sentence.
Public Health England initiative Change4Life tasked Freuds with raising awareness of its Sugar Smart campaign. The goal was to drive downloads of the Sugar Smart app, a tool for parents that enables them to monitor their family's sugar consumption.
Turkey comms sector unites to 'fiercely' condemn coup attempt and vows to 'maintain prudent language'
Three comms trade bodies in Turkey have issued a joint statement "fiercely" condemning the recent attempted coup in the country, and promising to "maintain a prudent communication language" in its aftermath.
PRWeek UK rounds up the best quotes of the month including the seminal question: have we reached peak emoji?
A trade body for Portugal's cork products industry is seeking support for promotional campaigns in various markets globally, worth a combined sum of at least €4.35m (£3.6m, $4.8m).
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PR Manager - Newly created role in leading professional services organisation The Works Search Ltd London
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In a month dominated by EU referendum news, few business stories break into the consciousness of the UK population
The 2016 awards shows that business-to-human campaigns are getting more and more popular.
It's not just knowledge that is crucial if you want senior figures to trust your judgement - you need to be able to articulate that knowledge with clarity and purpose
In partnership with global communications agency LEWIS, PRWeek hosted an executive debate at PR360 that explored the changing nature of the relationship between PR and marketing
A properly search optimised site is lead gen gold dust - so why haven't PR agencies cottoned on? And how do you combine PR and SEO properly?