In brief: Four promotes Reid, WE's audio pick up, BPS briefs WA, wins for Redwood, Clementine and Rooster
Four promotes Tim Reid to MD, Sennheiser appoints WE, British Psychological Society briefs WA, plus wins for Redwood, Clementine and Rooster.
M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment has acquired a 60 per cent stake in South African agency Levergy for an undisclosed fee.
The firm is working on a contract basis until November to promote the London airport's shopping and dining services to American customers.
Ketchum won for Whirlpool's Care Counts campaign, and H+K was awarded for its work for the Bank of Aland.
Samsung, for example, has traditionally been known as a mover or agitator, but last year, it maneuvered into a defender role during the crisis involving its smartphones.
Have a shared vision, mutual respect and 'co-create' with clients - those are the keys to succeeding as an agency in China, Huawei Consumer Business Group CMO Glory Zhang told a seminar at the Cannes Lions today.
Leslie Berland said the platform's new look and feel is designed with both users and brands in mind.
The quartet of marketing chiefs appeared Monday at a panel at the PRWeek cabana in Cannes.
The fight between boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and Irish UFC champion Conor McGregor is "drowning in hype" and the role of comms has "turbo-charged" interest, according to PR pros.
Budget supermarket chain Iceland has appointed Weber Shandwick Manchester to a corporate and consumer PR brief, after ending its relationship with 3 Monkeys Zeno.
The Labour party's deputy comms director has put forward four reasons he believe Labour's General Election campaign was a success - and questioned the Conservatives' comms tactics.
The British Film Institute (BFI) has awarded two PR contracts worth an estimated combined value of £1.25m over five years to specialist comms agencies DDA and Four Colman Getty.
Cicero, the public affairs and corporate PR specialist agency, has announced the launch of a new consumer division and revealed plans to make acquisitions.
Richard Medley, former board director at Frank PR, has been appointed as the new managing director of London-based agency Wild Card.
Golin wins De'Longhi brief, Pitch picked for sports platform, documented success for KC and more from PRWeek UK.
The 'PRWeek/Brands2Life Comms Director Report 2017' is the most upbeat survey of the industry in five years, with optimism about the coming year high among respondents.
In nearly twenty years of PR consultancy, I have seen many relationships end - some of which could have been saved if handled sensitively.
Research states that our conscious brain can only compute 40 bits of information, but in contrast, our subconscious - the part of our brain that's fast, automatic and emotional - can process 11 million.
In Flack this week: brands latch onto Trump's Covfefe moment, trading blows on press regulation, beachball of doom for PR trope, and BK's royal ruckus in Belgium.
Facebook is under fire on multiple fronts: already, it's hired 3,000 moderators to combat extremist content, felt pressured enough to run newspaper ads on spotting fake news, and been ordered by the Austrian courts to tackle hate speech around the world.
PRWeek's Agony Uncle answers questions on how to rebuild trust in charities, whether PR is the right career and what constitutes a 'PR disaster'.
The BBC News sports editor talks about paranoid football comms people, what makes a good PR pitch, and tells PRWeek UK what's meant to be in his lunch box...
Cut the crap. Get to the point. The job of journalists has been to wade through complexity and get to the core of an issue, sparing unnecessary clutter so that audiences are presented with what matters - and the best PR people help them do it.
There's an ever-growing network of PRs and freelance-inspired agencies creeping up who are doing away with tradition and challenging the current status quo.
The influencer marketing industry is currently waging war against fake influencers. You bet your ass we're insulted.
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James Smee has been given the role of director of EMEA digital marketing at Lewis three years on from his agency Purestone being acquired by the global firm - but co-founder Simon Butler is departing.
Ford is joining the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications as a professional-in-residence for the 2017-2018 academic year.
She is departing Tumblr, which was acquired by Yahoo in 2013, as Verizon's deal to acquire Yahoo's main internet properties for $4.5 billion becomes final.
She had been leading the firm as EVP, a role she held since the shop launched in 2013.
In brief: Four hires COO, training launches at CIPR and PRCA, Olympian joins Fusion, wins for Ketchum and Octopus
Knight to serve as Four COO, Eurosport owner hands Ketchum Olympic brief, Octopus Group answers telco call and more from PRWeek UK.
The firm also made two regional hires aimed at boosting integration: Charlotte Witte in EMEA and Alan Kercinik in North America.