A roster of seven brands from William Grant & Sons will be the agency's first client.
A consortium of WPP and American private equity firm Providence has launched a bid to buy Chime Communications for around £350m.
Edelman and United Entertainment Group amplified the offering in anticipation of next year's Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Twitter earnings disappoint; P&G names new CEO; Facebook steps further into politics.
Italian PR agency SEC Group claims to be the first Western comms firm to enter the Iranian market since the historic lifting of sanctions earlier this month, signing a "co-operation agreement" to support Iranian consultancy and training firm PAT.
Media intelligence firm wants to push its Outside Insight project in the region
The agency will act as Canada Goose's "eyes and ears on the ground" in the US.
The fantasy sports site received an additional $300 million in investments this week.
Agency will manage integrated campaigns for the car entertainment and mobile technology companies
Tanya Brown, the sister of Nicole Brown Simpson, is one person who will help the families of crime victims and others in high-profile cases.
She has held roles at Mission Measurement, Edelman, and the World Bank.
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has appointed Burson-Marsteller to manage its PR following a five-way pitch, PRWeek has learned.
Roles will focus on digital and content marketing to "strengthen integrated offering".
Parent company Markwins Beauty Products hired DeVries earlier this month.
Google is the leading brand in the world but it is losing its sense of purpose, according to a global survey of 3,000 people about 100 leading companies.
Surajeet Das Gupta has over 30 years' experience as a journalist at titles such as Business Standard and India Today
Mark Campbell appointed head of content and Rogan Gilhespie head of data at the agency
Revenue was up 1.5% organically in North America, 2.3% in Europe, and 3.3% in Asia-Pacific in the quarter.
IPG's PR agencies also saw nearly 10% organic growth in the first half of the year, Weber Shandwick's CEO said.
The holding company owns and operates Weber Shandwick and Golin, both of which sit in its Constituency Management Group unit.
The acquisition of Blue Rubicon and StockWell by Teneo Holdings last week has sent shockwaves through the industry. The scale of the ambition is huge: to set up a global City and crisis shop to challenge stalwarts such as Finsbury and Brunswick, and become the market leaders in this field. PRWeek assesses the impact on the industry as well as what it says about the health of the mergers and acquisitions market for PR agencies in the UK and beyond.
In the wake of Toyota conceding it didn't do enough to help Julie Hamp integrate in Japan, what responsibilities does the PR industry have towards international employees?
Wild currency fluctuations are casting a shadow over otherwise improving economic conditions.
Has progress been made? Yes, say experts. But there's a long way to go.
The pressure is on for agencies, large and small, to get content creation right - and right now.