Healthcare specialist Pegasus has announced an agency rebrand and the opening of a new office in Macclesfield, a year after it was acquired by FTSE-listed healthcare services firm UDG.
Cyber safety resource Get Safe Online has appointed PR firm Unity to help improve the way safety messaging is communicated.
Chris Hamilton, former head of social media for BBC News, has left his job as editorial director at McCann Live to take up the role of head of digital for 10 Downing Street and the Cabinet Office.
The PRWeek General Election Panel draws together some of the best public affairs practitioners in the industry, from both sides of the political divide, to dissect the campaign as it unfolds between now and 8 June.
PR is at the heart of a new push to reduce levels of smoking and drinking in North East England, with some £1.3m being spent this year on tobacco control and alcohol "de-normalisation".
PRWeek takes a sidelong look at recruitment in public sector comms. Do you want Allison Potter-Drake's job as head of corporate communications, British Transport Police?
The NHS coped well with the cyber-attack on its systems and there will be no long-term reputational damage to the institution, some of its comms professionals have told PRWeek.
Social media channels such as Snapchat and Facebook have emerged as key weapons in the Electoral Commission's comms effort to drive voter registrations ahead of next month's General Election, with its website visited by hundreds of thousands of people.
A row has erupted over claims that the Government is restricting free speech under the guise of purdah, prompting Cabinet secretary Sir Jeremy Heywood to reassure the scientific community that this is not the case.
Effective planning was vital in the launch of the Iraq and Afghanistan memorial in London earlier this year, not least managing the intense media interest that accompanies the royal family, according to the Ministry of Defence (MoD).
Yves Romestan has retired as global comms chief at pharmacy giant Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), with many of his former responsibilities taken on by senior colleague Laura Vergani, PRWeek has learned.
James Gurling, an MD in the London office of MHP, has taken leave from the agency to chair the Liberal Democrats' General Election campaign.
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A trustworthy brand is great, but a relevant brand is much better to most customers, according to new research from Golin.
The change at the top of Ford Motor Company's communications team coincides with a leadership shift in the CEO's office.
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