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Live from Cannes: Procter & Gamble's Damon Jones on boosting diversity

Live from Cannes: Procter & Gamble's Damon Jones on boosting diversity

Jones participates in a quick Q&A about P&G's efforts to increase both gender and ethnic diversity within its ranks.

Edelman and Weber shortlisted at Cannes for Adobe, Samsung and IFAD work

Edelman and Weber shortlisted at Cannes for Adobe, Samsung and IFAD work

Aside from the PR Lions, six other shortlists have been published at Cannes today and there is a place for comms agencies on three of them.

Weber Shandwick campaign bags Mobile Lion as other PR firms win recognition

Weber Shandwick campaign bags Mobile Lion as other PR firms win recognition

Weber Shandwick won a Lion in a non-PR category at Cannes last night, being credited with idea creation for a campaign for educational app Studytracks.

Which PR agencies are named on the 2018 PR Lions shortlist?

Which PR agencies are named on the 2018 PR Lions shortlist?

FleishmanHillard, Weber Shandwick and Edelman are among the PR agencies credited for devising campaigns that have been shortlisted in the PR Lions category at Cannes.

Cannes, soccer, more stunts, and Edelman

Cannes, soccer, more stunts, and Edelman

A very short missive this week as I'm hitting the deadline buffers before I head off to Cannes for the annual Festival of Creativity and then the World Cup in Russia.

Entries to Cannes PR Lions hold up despite big drop in overall submissions

Entries to Cannes PR Lions hold up despite big drop in overall submissions

The number of entries to the PR Lions category at Cannes fell just 3.6 per cent this year compared to 2017, despite overall entry numbers falling by 21.4 per cent.

Cannes awards entries fall by a fifth in watershed year

Cannes awards entries fall by a fifth in watershed year

The number of entries to Cannes Lions has dropped by 21.4% from last year, which organisers ascribed partly to Publicis Groupe's temporary withdrawal and partly to their decision to restructure the awards programme.

The road to Cannes is paved with over-zealous attendance intentions

The road to Cannes is paved with over-zealous attendance intentions

I'm terrible with too much choice. My idea of hell is a menu with more than ten options on it.

There's a new Cannes Lions category this year that is very GOOD

There's a new Cannes Lions category this year that is very GOOD

Did you know that there has been a plan put in place to save the world?

Here's why Publicis Groupe has 399 campaigns entered for the Cannes Lions Awards

Here's why Publicis Groupe has 399 campaigns entered for the Cannes Lions Awards

After very publicly pulling out of all marketing and awards shows last year to focus on Marcel, Publicis Groupe has seen fit to issue an explanation about its presence at this year's Cannes Lions Festival.