Mischief PR is to handle comms for Ella's Kitchen, the organic baby food range.
FremantleMedia Enterprises, which manages global TV content distribution for The X Factor, Britain's Got Talent and American Idol, has appointed Franklin Rae.
The Department for Education has appointed former departmental special adviser Elena Narozanski to the role of speechwriter.
Nikon, the camera manufacturer, has handed Speed Communications a brief for a summer campaign to promote photography in the UK.
Taylor Herring has been hired by celebrity childcare expert Jo Frost to promote her latest book Confident Toddler Care.
Lexis PR has promoted Michael Hoevel to the newly created post of head of sustainability in its CSR and sustainability unit, Glasshouse Partnership.
CIPR Chartered Practitioner status has been awarded to five PR practitioners, including Sally-Ann Sykes, comms director, Health & Safety Executive, and Jonathan Collett, director of comms, Press Complaints Commission.