PARIS: Leading French IT services consultancy Atos is seeking its
first PR agency to promote its multimedia division.
The consultancy has invited seven agencies to pitch for the account,
which will principally involve media relations.
Florence Bigny, head of communications for Atos’ multimedia division
said: ’We are still going through the tender process. A decision has not
been taken yet.’
Atos is France’s second IT services company after Cap Gemini. Its
multimedia division designs and manages online services and provides
interactive telephone voice response systems for its clients, which
include French post office La Poste, publishing giant Groupe
Hachette-Filipacchi, news agency Agence France Presse and car company
The company was formed last year from the merger of IT consultancies
Axime and Sligos and is present in nine European countries outside