Renewable energy supplier Good Energy has brought in former Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) chief press officer Emily Towers to lead its communication team as it seeks to challenge the Big Six.
Four in ten agencies may change teams between pitching for a brief and working on it, a new study has found.
Cancer Research UK's head of PR and social media Nicola Dodd has been hired to a newly created role as director at Kaper.
Sandler will manage health initiatives for all Mars brands, which span confectionary and savory foods and include Skittles, Orbit Gum, and Uncle Ben's.
Tesco, Paddy Power, Adidas and PornHub are among the brands to have made the most of Germany's 7-1 thrashing of the hosts, Brazil, in the first World Cup semi-final last night, Campaign's Maisie McCabe reports.
Recruitment company Reed.co.uk is seeking to appoint an agency to handle its PR in the UK.
The Priory, the addiction clinic known for treating a string of high-profile figures, has handed former Conservative adviser Tom Muir a newly created comms role.
Brazen has been appointed by the British e-cigarette company Liberty Flights as the company seeks to differentiate itself over the "massively controversial" issue of vaping.
Shine Communications has hired Andrew Soar from Unity to take up the new role of creative associate director.
The Tour de France begins tomorrow with the first stage 'Grand Depart' to take place in Yorkshire and two further stages taking place in the UK before heading over the channel to France.
Frank PR has won the pitch to promote a Government and Coca-Cola Enterprises-backed initiative encouraging the collection of plastic packaging for recycling.
PRWeek's iPad edition is becoming a paid-for product, although our subscribers will continue to receive free access as part of their package.
Mello, which claims to be Britain's first range of raw melon juice, has appointed food and drink PR agency Palm PR to manage its UK launch.
YO! Sushi has handed Headland a corporate and financial brief amid reports the company is getting set for a £120m sale.
Virgin Racing Formula E Team has appointed Pitch as it prepares to compete in the inaugural 2014 FIA Formula E Championship.
The site's co-founder explains how her online business has been shaped by strategic comms.
The future is bright for the global PR industry. But it will only maximise growth by ceasing to be the PR industry as we know it.
The Edelman CEO's Grand Prix win last month symbolises his vision for the modern PR agency. He outlines to Danny Rogers his ambitious plan to remould Edelman as a corporate 'game-changer'.
All the evidence gathered from PRWeek's investigations over the past month points to a couple of crucial conclusions...
Facebook's recently revealed study in 'emotional contagion' provoked angry responses from many internet users - and a pending inquiry from the Information Commissioner's Office. The response from the company not only showed a lack of understanding and empathy, but is a textbook example of how not to respond to a crisis, says Aspectus PR's Alastair Turner.
Planning has transformed our industry, but those skills don't apply to my personal trajectory, says Steve Marinker, managing director of Havas PR.
Failing to incorporate video into comms services is likely to leave the industry dangerously behind the times.
Primark is certainly no stranger to allegations of using sweatshops, and a mass of other unethical claims. You'd have thought that given we all claim to be ethical shoppers these days, we'd all shop elsewhere, says Chris Arnold, creative partner, Creative Orchestra and author of Ethical Marketing & The New Consumer.
E-cigarette boss Jacob Fuller says the industry's biggest mistake was naming the product 'e-cigarettes'.
Stricker is continuing to report to CEO Dick Costolo with responsibility for leading Twitter's consumer marketing, global media, and worldwide PR efforts.
Former EE chief of brand and communications Steven Day has joined his former colleagues Stuart Jackson and Lynne Arrowsmith at Up Communications, which officially launches today.
Bauer Media Radio has restructured its comms team following the acquisition of Absolute Radio.
W has poached Roxanne Kalha from Weber Shandwick to become head of lifestyle at the agency.
Iris Culture has recruited former Exposure Europe director of communications Ben Gotto Smith to the new role of managing partner.
Manchester-headquartered PR, digital and creative agency Citypress has set its sights on winning new business and attracting new talent after opening its first permanent London office.