Hill & Knowlton is taking over management of WPP-owned Indian PR agency IPAN. It will operate under the name IPAN Hill & Knowlton and will be led by current IPAN president Radhika Shapoorjee.
Freshwater UK has bought Irish PR firm Life Communications for an initial sum of £400,000.
Performance PR, the sport and automotive specialist, has launched an office in Dubai, called Performance PR Middle East.
The RFL, the governing body of Rugby League, has hired John Ledger as media manager from the Yorkshire Post.
Say Communications has been brought in to run the press office for the Windsor Festival 2009.
Which? has chosen Verve to manage the Which? Survey Panel after a four-way pitch. Verve replaces incumbent provider Lightspeed Research.
888.com has appointed Clifford French to promote its Poker Ashes tournament featuring ex-cricketers Darren Gough and Shane Warne.
PropertyEarth.net has turned to The Wriglesworth Consultancy to launch its new website.