Full Portion Media has been brought in by Welsh international rugby player and British and Irish Lions' scrum half Mike Phillips to handle his personal PR.
Vimto, the soft drinks brand, has selected Brazen to manage its first 'serious' digital PR campaign to support its 'Seriously Mixed Up Fruit' marketing initiative.
Guy Black, the former director of the Press Complaints Commission, has been appointed chairman of the Press Standards Board of Finance, the body that funds the PCC.
Exposure has hired Ben Gotto Smith as a director of comms. He previously set up and ran the Australasian arm of Splendid Communications.
The Northwest Regional Development Agency has signed up SKV Communications to promote short breaks to the region in autumn.
Hill and Knowlton's MD of its change and internal comms practice, Jonathon Scott, has joined employee engagement specialist em(ic) as a director.
Gourmet Garden, the producer of fresh herbs and spices, has taken on EdenCancan to manage its PR, without a pitch.