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'Half the holding companies are in turmoil - I like our chances': PRWeek meets Richard Edelman

'Half the holding companies are in turmoil - I like our chances': PRWeek meets Richard Edelman

Danny Rogers asks the world's most powerful PR boss Richard Edelman whether his 'communications marketing' strategy is still on track to hit $1bn in annual revenues.

MDC revenue, net income down in Q2

MDC revenue, net income down in Q2

The holding company reported a drop in organic revenue of 1.7% in Q2.

Cannes Lions revenue down 9% but marketers spending more

Cannes Lions revenue down 9% but marketers spending more

This year's Cannes Lions festival made 9% less revenue than in 2017 owing to falls in both delegate numbers and awards entries resulting from Publicis Groupe sitting out the event and the organisers truncating the schedule.

Cannes Lions owner makes MD Jose Papa redundant

Cannes Lions owner makes MD Jose Papa redundant

Jose Papa, who had the job of running the Cannes Lions ad festival for the past two years, is being made redundant by the festival's owner Ascential.

If your answer to any youth or BME brief is 'Stormzy' then you know you've got a problem...

If your answer to any youth or BME brief is 'Stormzy' then you know you've got a problem...

If the PR industry wants to be more creative and win bigger briefs, it needs to attract talent from more diverse backgrounds and make brainstorms less 'shouty', agreed bosses at the PR Cannes Fringe.

PR Cannes Fringe: the group's favourite campaigns (and the ones they don't like)

PR Cannes Fringe: the group's favourite campaigns (and the ones they don't like)

Truly brave brand campaigns, often involving disruption of logos and corporate identity, have impressed the PR Cannes Fringe group this year, although Angie Moxham has been openly critical of the stunt-driven Paddy Power.

What I learned from taking my toddler to Cannes

What I learned from taking my toddler to Cannes

It's funny how closely a week at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity with my toddler mirrored exactly what it's like being a mom in general. It was an amazing, exhilarating, difficult, wonderful, draining, stressful, life-changing experience.

How can UK agencies do better at Cannes? The PR Fringe has the answers...

How can UK agencies do better at Cannes? The PR Fringe has the answers...

British PR agencies are attracted to Cannes Lions because it represents the zenith of creativity, but are failing there because they operate on smaller budgets and tend to focus on effectiveness rather than presentation.

Five campaigns we liked from the Cannes Lions winners

Five campaigns we liked from the Cannes Lions winners

The PRWeek UK team picks out five campaigns that made a splash at Cannes.

Cannes Young PR Lions jurors stand by decision not to award Bronze

Cannes Young PR Lions jurors stand by decision not to award Bronze

The Young PR Lions jurors have defended their decision not to award Bronze in the category this year amid criticism.