HP's diversity initiative one year on: Agencies exceed gender targets, fall short on minority representation
HP's Karen Kahn blames it on unconscious bias and an inability to build a talent pipeline.
Balsam's shop will be focused on consumer PR.
M&C Saatchi PR and sister agency Sport & Entertainment had a "really good" first half of 2017, with the former growing profit by around 20 per cent and the latter seeing double-digit revenue growth.
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".
PRCA director general Francis Ingham will tell delegates at the association's national conference this morning (22 September) that expelling Bell Pottinger was the "toughest decision the PRCA has ever made".
Incumbent MSLGroup worked with Brother for eight years.
Renata Saraiva, MD of Ogilvy PR Brazil, is exiting the firm.
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after a complaint made against one of its members by the South African political party Democratic Alliance (DA) was withdrawn yesterday.
Citizen Relations is hoping to expand its capabilities in both areas through the acquisition.
Hotwire's new CEO calls for aggression and risk-taking culture as agency unveils new global strategy
Hotwire's new CEO Barbara Bates has called for the agency to take more risks and "be a bit more aggressive" as it looks to shed its "humble" persona.
Hudson Cutler principal Robert Dowling and Amos worked together at FleishmanHillard - Dowling as president of its U.S. East region and Amos as chief content innovation officer for the Americas at FH ContentWorks.
Lynton Crosby, Theresa May's former spin doctor, has teamed up with former Barack Obama strategist Jim Messina to advise brands on how to market themselves across an increasingly complex digital landscape.
Finn Partners is gaining a foothold in Shanghai and Frankfurt through the acquisition of the international b-to-b firm.
Cannes Lions has teamed up with the United Nations to launch a new category of 17 awards aimed at supporting and raising awareness of global sustainable development initiatives such as ending poverty and protecting the planet.
Fourteen organizations and individuals recognized in the annual awards program, presented by the PR Council in partnership with PRWeek.
Anatoly Roytman wants to create the first 'experience agency of record' and believes Accenture has the capabilities to offer it.
It was confirmed on Tuesday that Bell Pottinger had gone into administration. What happens next?
Hicks was named White House communications director this week. At the age of 28, she is the youngest person to have held the plum West Wing role.
The PR Council and other industry leaders draw a line in the sand: What they're prepared to do if a U.S.-based firm brings the industry "into disrepute."
Was the lackluster Q2 just a blip on the radar or a sign of soft periods to come for the PR business?
Experts see incredible potential for AI as a collaboration tool at agencies. But don't expect every firm to build its own version of Publicis' Marcel.
The cyberattack on WPP raises questions about agencies' role in data protection.
Industry experts say Cannes Lions judges will reward PR campaigns that solve problems or have social justice themes.