LOCOG (The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games) is seeking a PR agency to handle a raft of major cultural events in the run-up to the 2012 Games.
FREUD director of digital and former head of the Prime Minister's digital PR operation Jimmy Leach is joining The Independent as editorial director of its online service.
BRABEN PR has been brought in by Bauer-owned dance music station Kiss Radio to oversee a 'brand resurgence'.
BT Financial Services is on the hunt for a new PR agency. Current agency FD is not planning to re-pitch.
GRAYLING Global has swapped its UK PR MD Chris Davies with the MD of its Asian operation, James Acheson-Gray. The move follows Grayling's merger with sister agency The Global Consulting Group in March.
AIR BERLIN, one of Europe's largest airlines, has hired Siren PR to position it as a quality low-air-fare carrier following a competitive pitch.
PIONEER has appointed Henry's House to promote its consumer technology products to the lifestyle and luxury media.
LASTMINUTE.COM founder Martha Lane-Fox has hired Bacchus PR to handle media relations as her third Lucky Voice karaoke bar opens in Islington.