Alex Belardinelli, a press secretary to former shadow chancellor Ed Balls, will join Uber next week as its head of comms for the UK and Ireland.
Business leaders fear disruptive brands such as Uber entering their marketplace more than any other type of threat, a crisis survey by Burson-Marsteller reveals.
Microsoft has appointed Tom Pilla as director of UK PR following the departure of Nicola Taylor last year.
Ketchum London has promoted Jo-ann Robertson to the position of deputy CEO, London, while Deirdre Murphy has been made chief operating officer, London, effective immediately.
Tech brands such as Google, Apple and Microsoft fared equally well over the summer in terms of media coverage in Europe and America, but others - such as Amazon and Nokia - have a skewed media profile, according to a new study.
European technology PR firm Johnson King has merged into global agency Finn Partners, becoming Finn Partners Ltd.
Chris Wynn has been appointed to the role of director of comms at the broadcaster and comms regulator Ofcom.
Global PC and tablet accessories provider Logitech has appointed Creston agencies Fever Unlimited and Things Unlimited to a UK PR and social brief believed to be worth six figures, PRWeek has learned.
"If your company's going to grow like that, you have to grow, too," Kalanick said at the Dreamforce conference.
A majority of PR and comms specialists favour a 'no limit' approach to publishing disparities in gender pay, according to new research by the PRCA, Women in PR and PRWeek.
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