Headland joins with Deloitte partner for risk offer
Financial and corporate comms agency Headland has launched a new reputation risk department, headed up by Simon Burton and former Deloitte partner Hans-Kristian Bryn. The team will analyse the commercial implications of reputational risk and advise clients on their key investment and strategy decisions, including the launch of new products. Bryn will work alongside the agency as an associate.
Dentons to launch public affairs network
Legal giant Dentons will launch the Nextlaw Global Public Affairs Network in early 2017, it has announced. The law firm said it hoped the membership would include companies and firms of all sizes and descriptions. It will be led by Paul Hatch, a senior advisor to the firm since March 2016, in the role of CEO. Dentons is one of the world's top 10 law firms by size.
Aspectus to rep Swiss fintech body
Aspectus PR has been appointed by Swiss Finance Startups (SFS), which looks to encourage innovation and change in the finance space, to look after its international media relations. SFS wanted to build the profile of Swiss fintech on the global stage and required a comms partner that is experienced in financial services.
Threepipe aids Romford rethink
Threepipe has been appointed by local development organisation Romford Town Management Partnership to help on a campaign driving local and national awareness of the town, which is on the London-Essex border. The campaign includes the use of local residents in a film, and a Snapchat filter, available today to coincide with the town's Christmas lights switch-on. It is the latest in a string of new wins for Threepipe.