Land Rover is offering the world the chance to win a space trip for four people in the hope of creating a three-month talking point around its new compact SUV.
International entertainment-focused communications agency Way To Blue has made its first acquisition, swallowing up ten-strong PR and marketing agency Abundant in a cash deal for an undisclosed sum.
Communications consultancy Liquid has appointed Adrian Wheeler as a non-executive director.
A 'tweet-powered' fashion show in which teenagers control every aspect from clothes to hair and make-up launches tomorrow in New York.
Golden Goose PR has been appointed by Le Peep Boutique, a Mayfair members' club set to launch in October.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has called in Frank PR to handle its consumer PR projects, including the California camper van.
The man who succeeded Steve Jobs at the helm of Apple is making the company and its PR team "friendlier and more transparent", according to an in-depth investigation.
Fast-growing tech firm Chelsea Apps Factory has appointed Up Communications to run its internal and external comms.
Topman has appointed Livity to help develop a digital content strategy after a six-way agency pitch for the work.
Cashback site Quidco has hired Victoria Leyton from financial PR agency Lansons as part of a shake-up splitting its top comms role.
The maker of massively multiplayer online game RuneScape has hired Jonnie Bryant as head of PR as it prepares to launch Transformers Universe.
Chime Communications' PR and sports marketing agencies are seeing double-digit growth in revenues from content production, according to group CEO Chris Satterthwaite.
Corporate concierge company Ten Group has hired Fever PR board director Zoe Sobol to help it attract consumers to its services.
More than half of Britain's adult population engaged in social media are 'social spectators' who do little to increase their brand interest or create positive associations with brands online, according to a study by Kantar Media.
United Biscuits has consolidated its comms arrangements, ending a long-term relationship with Publicasity by shifting its trade PR work to 3 Monkeys Communications.
This week the CIPR introduces a new package of measures helping PR women navigate maternity leave. Board member and chair of the Professional Practices Committe Sarah Hall explains why this is so important.
Ryanair's image revamp continued apace this week with the launch of a 'business class'.
Tech start-up TransferWise was criticised last week for asking PR agencies to present an idea to be executed by another agency.
The morality of news management is in the spotlight once again after Gawker slammed Edelman as a "soulless PR conglomerate" for its 'Carpe Diem' blog on Robin Williams.
As Huntsworth's half-year results were looming last week, and as the share price continued to flatline, one suspected the group would pull yet another rabbit from its top hat; few predicted that rabbit would be Lord Chadlington himself.
"It is a privilege to do this job. Make sure you enjoy it." Those were the words going round my head as I entered the Commonwealth Games village two weeks ago to join up with the media operation supporting Team England at Glasgow 2014.
Singer and former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos chose to be filmed for a BBC Three documentary, 'Tulisa: The Price of Fame', as she went on trial for supplying cocaine to an undercover Sun reporter.
Chris Haynes, director of external affairs at Team Sky and Sky Sports, and Joel Keoghan, director of marketing at Team Sky, talk about managing Team Sky's communications around this year's Tour de France.
Ex-european director of external communications at Coca-Cola Enterprises, Debbie Spitz, shares her tips on how to get the best from, and even enjoy, networking.
Airbnb, the short-term accommodation businesss, updated its brand identity this week and introduced a new logo that it named the Bélo, "the universal symbol of belonging".
E-cigarette brand Blu eCigs has hired James Dodkin to oversee PR following the company's recent rebrand from Skycig.
The Samaritans has split its top comms role and hired Sophie Borromeo as the charity prepares to develop a new six-year strategy.
TVC Group has launched a sporting division with the appointment of Hill+Knowlton Strategies' sponsorship specialist Ben Barker.
Heineken has brought in former Carlsberg Group global brand PR manager Joanna Dring as a PR and press manager.
Huntsworth has put Tonic Life founders Scott Clark and Oliver Parsons on gardening leave until next January following the pair giving notice of their decision to quit the agency after failing to reach terms about their future involvement.
Porter Novelli has appointed Phil Buehler to serve as EVP and global director of strategic planning.