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Ketchum ups Access CEO Butenhoff to dual role running global tech practice

Ketchum ups Access CEO Butenhoff to dual role running global tech practice

The Omnicom Group firm has promoted Butenhoff to director of Ketchum's global technology business.

IKEA solar energy partner hires Pavla Kopecna

IKEA solar energy partner hires Pavla Kopecna

IKEA's solar panel installation partner, Hanergy Solar UK, has appointed Pavla Kopecna to promote its service to the public.

Alibaba's Zandy to rejoin Facebook

Ashley Zandy will return to Facebook after less than a year at Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group.

Weber Shandwick global tech practice leader Fry exits agency

Weber Shandwick global tech practice leader Fry exits agency

Tim Fry, global technology practice chair at Weber Shandwick, has left the agency after nearly 18 years.

Gay social networking app Scruff brings on MWW as AOR

Gay social networking app Scruff brings on MWW as AOR

Gay social networking app Scruff has selected MWW as AOR to increase brand awareness globally, following a three-month review.

Preoday hires Capella PR to launch online ordering app

Preoday hires Capella PR to launch online ordering app

Technology company Preoday has called in Capella to help launch an online ordering app that aims to disrupt the takeaway market.

Bite jobs largely safe as Next Fifteen chief maps out switch from global to digital

Bite jobs largely safe as Next Fifteen chief maps out switch from global to digital

Next Fifteen is expecting to make a small number of redundancies at Bite as it merges the Asia-Pacific and mainland Europe operations of the agency into its Text 100 network.

Global & APAC heads on Bite merger with Text100

Global & APAC heads on Bite merger with Text100

In an exclusive interview about the just-announced merger of Bite and Text100, global chief Aedhmar Hynes emphasised that the move is aimed at building a strong global brand and denied problems with Bite leadership motivated the change.

Red hands Steph Bailey new role after Jonathan Oates and Paul Wooding depart

Red hands Steph Bailey new role after Jonathan Oates and Paul Wooding depart

The Red Consultancy has poached Edelman's Steph Bailey for a newly created role amid the departures of its corporate and technology MDs.

Tech PR agency Proof Communication snapped up by Mission Marketing Group

Tech PR agency Proof Communication snapped up by Mission Marketing Group

Marketing agency April-Six, part of The Mission Marketing Group, has acquired technology, science and engineering PR specialist Proof Communication.