That's the problem WPP had last weekend after Kraft Heinz began working with Finsbury on its takeover of Unilever, one of the holding company's biggest clients.
Kerris is set to join the agency on March 6, reporting to Kym White.
Vested Ventures is a program that invests in startups involved in finance and technology with both money and comms support.
The agency will promote Ireland as a good place to do business.
David Brain, president and CEO of Edelman Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, is to leave the agency after 13 years.
Amy Dacey will head up the firm's issues management and public affairs practice and manage the Washington, D.C. office.
A new study from 104 West found communicators and clients have different marcomms and measurement priorities.
She will work alongside Stuart Smith as the WPP firm restructures into Ogilvy U.S.A.
Major League Baseball (MLB) has hired W Communications to a wide-ranging, six-figure brief to grow the brand across Europe.
Huntsworth has issued an upbeat trading statement ahead of its full-year trading update next month, saying it "traded well" in Q4 and stating that the restructure of Grayling is "now complete".
Once the deal is complete, Goldman Sachs will own 15% of the company.
The world's largest PR firm is still expanding but posted its lowest growth in seven years in 2016, with organic revenue up just 1.7% as clients became more cautious and cut spending - but it is more optimistic about Q1 and 2017 and remains committed to communications marketing.
Baumann worked at P&G for more than 30 years with a specialty in consumer insights, marketing, and market research.
The Cannes Lions has adopted their recommendation that judges reject sexist ads. Are small victories enough under the 'Objectifier in Chief?'
Spanish-owned comms agency Llorente & Cuenca has reported a 12.5 per cent rise in revenue in 2016 to €33.8m (£28.7m, $36m), although growth was significantly higher when excluding the impact of currency fluctuations.
The Brunswick alum was head of strategic communications for corporate responsibility for JPMorgan Chase for about three years.
Interpublic's PR agencies include Weber Shandwick, Golin, DeVries, Current, and The Axis Agency.
The group with most of Interpublic's PR firms experienced a rare revenue decline in the fourth quarter.
Not only is Hauer a flutist and watercolorist in her free time, she's an actress who stars in a one-woman show and has a comedy routine involving a Disney monologue.
The division, which contains most of the holding company's PR firms, saw its revenue drop nearly 1% in the fourth quarter.
Don't look now, but management consultancies such as Accenture and technology giants like IBM are moving onto the turf of WPP, Omnicom, and Publicis. How long before they're major marketing services players in their own right?
Business development officer is the new hot job in the PR agency world as firms reevaluate what they want from the position.
For almost half the country, the narrow victory for Brexit was a portent of doom but, while sterling has fallen to historically low rates - plunging to a 31-year low immediately after the result - predictions of immediate Armageddon now seem far-fetched.
Marketers are using data in many ways, including to hold their agencies accountable, but they run the risk of drowning in numbers if they don't evolve.
Hiring cutbacks. Less travel. Benefit reductions. How agencies will deal with the new overtime rules
For the first time in a dozen years, agencies are preparing for new federal overtime rules. Many are getting creative about keeping their margins in check while not turning off junior staffers.