In brief: Senior recruits at National Grid, Citizen wins egg account and hires director, Swiss hires Launch
Senior recruits at National Grid, Citizen wins egg account and hires director, Swiss hires LaunchCourt and names new director and more from PRWeek UK.
Brendon Craigie, the former CEO of Hotwire, has said that he will shortly be launching a new venture, saying that the number of start-ups created by his former colleagues is a sign of his old agency's "entrepreneurial culture".
When people ask me about whether I'm excited about having a baby I always respond "yes, absolutely" (well that's what they want to hear and because, of course, it is true).
Hosted by PRWeek editor-in-chief Danny Rogers and author and journalist Richard Gillis, episode two of The Line asks "do tribes scale?" as the NFL returns to London this weekend.
Neil Kleiner, former head of social and content at Golin, has been appointed as partner and strategic director across Porta-owned agencies Newgate Communications and Publicasity.
The Saudi government is looking for PR support? 'I know just the firm,' read a wry tweet from one journalist last week, days after Bell Pottinger's public humiliation.
Mission's PR profits double, Millington (below) leaves M&C Saatchi PR, Intralink briefs TK and more from PRWeek UK.
Brand Film Festival London, the awards scheme and seminar from PRWeek and Campaign that celebrates brand storytelling, has opened for entries for the second year.
James Quinn will join international financial services group Credit Suisse as head of corporate comms for EMEA next month, following more than a decade writing for the Telegraph.
PR pros have warned that "efforts to bully media" can easily appear as misconceived brand activism, after several firms promised to stop their ads from appearing on the websites of three right-leaning news titles.
A former partner at Bell Pottinger has said he has never received any complaint from the CIPR, despite being named by the Democratic Alliance as having been part of the agency's work for Oakbay.
Edward Abell is accused of laundering more than $3.6 million from the Boston-based agency over a 10-year span.
CIPR 'condemns without reservation' Bell Pottinger's South Africa work as it confirms withdrawal of DA complaint
The CIPR has said it "condemns without reservation" the tactics used by Bell Pottinger in South Africa, after a complaint made against one of its members by the South African political party Democratic Alliance (DA) was withdrawn yesterday.
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May plans to tell the world's technology giants that they must do more to remove extremist content at the United Nations general assembly on Wednesday.
Cavendish Communications has won a five-year UK national public affairs brief with one of the country's largest charities, the Canal & River Trust.
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Jess Walsh, MD of health and wellness at Hill+Knowlton London and former patient advocate, thinks it's time to consider how creativity can help increase compassion...
At its core, traditional brand positioning is a flawed construct - to have cut-through of true value you need to keep moving and stay nimble.
What does your listening face look like? FleishmanHillard Fishburn's new brand campaign shines a light on the business value of really listening to others.
As a settlement is agreed in the long-running pensions crisis at Tata Steel, what does the deal mean for those it affects?
This month we look at two companies that, in the eyes of their critics, have failed to take sufficient notice of values commonly held by the public.
From online shopping and management of personal finances through to business and government operations, we are all using technology on a daily basis - but how much about its safety do we actually know?
How does big data, revolutionary technology and an innovative scientific understanding of the human mind transform marketing practices around earned content and breakthrough experiences?
Kevin Akeroyd on how communications pros can leverage tech and data to demonstrate PR's value to the C-suite
Meshari Abokhodair is an account executive with H+K based in Riyadh. With the world's media recently focused on global relations in Saudi Arabia, Meshari examines the power of international networks and the importance of local talent.
Political news continues to hog the limelight, but some business stories break through into the public consciousness