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Exclusive: WPP Health strengthens senior management as it eyes UK expansion

Exclusive: WPP Health strengthens senior management as it eyes UK expansion

WPP Health Practice has appointed Caroline Howe to the newly created position of UK country lead and promoted Simon Stebbing to UK chief executive of its creative and data agency Wunderman Thompson Health.

Classic IPG 'upwards shuffle' as Polansky and Heimann take top jobs

Classic IPG 'upwards shuffle' as Polansky and Heimann take top jobs

The news last night that Weber Shandwick, the world's second-largest PR firm, has promoted Gail Heimann to global CEO, comes as no surprise to those of us who've followed the agency closely over the past decade or two.

PMI's Marian Salzman: 'I wasn't bought'

PMI's Marian Salzman: 'I wasn't bought'

Philip Morris International's SVP of communications explains why she traded in a long career working on social issues to lead PR at one of the world's largest tobacco companies.

Hotwire appoints new UK MD from Text 100

Hotwire appoints new UK MD from Text 100

Hotwire has appointed Tara O'Donnell as its new UK managing director in September. She joins from Text 100, where she was most recently the UK MD.

Blurred wins pan-European Marriott hotels brief

Blurred wins pan-European Marriott hotels brief

Marriott International has appointed Blurred to a pan-European communications campaign for its global travel programme Marriott Bonvoy, following a competitive pitch.

Miami Super Bowl Host Committee brings on Golin

Miami Super Bowl Host Committee brings on Golin

The agency will help the organization reintroduce South Florida to the world.

Prophet hires Hilton Worldwide vet Bill Margaritis

Prophet hires Hilton Worldwide vet Bill Margaritis

He will serve as senior strategic adviser.

Andy Polansky named Interpublic CMG CEO; Gail Heimann appointed Weber Shandwick chief

Andy Polansky named Interpublic CMG CEO; Gail Heimann appointed Weber Shandwick chief

The world's second-largest PR agency has a new CEO.

Omnicom US PR stagnant in Q2; UK up

Omnicom US PR stagnant in Q2; UK up

Omnicom's PR unit overall was down by 1.3% organically.

Harold Burson is heading home to Memphis after 73 years

Harold Burson is heading home to Memphis after 73 years

Burson-Marsteller founder will leave New York City next week and relocate to his hometown of Memphis.