They will lead diversity, equity and inclusion globally and in the U.S., respectively.
A communications agency has formed a practice that provides services to clients from Israel and the UAE following a historic agreement between the two states.
Last week's first virtual MEPRA Leadership Majlis brought together more than 500 comms professionals to address topics including the 'industry recovery beyond the curve'.
How can companies evolve from driving a traditional social purpose strategy to one that allows their target audience to play an active part?
WPP's PR arm outperformed the company as a whole in the first half of 2020 amid the downturn triggered by COVID-19. PR like-for-like revenue fell 4.5 per cent to £426m ($561.9m) in H1, and by 7.5 per cent to £214m ($282.3m) in Q2.
The global position had been vacant for more than two years.
The new communications leadership team consists of six VP-level leaders.
The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) has called for entries to the 2020 MEPRA Awards, which recognises and celebrates “the brightest, boldest and bravest campaigns and practitioners in Middle East PR”.
Aneesha Rai is in charge of marketing the multi-million-dirham homes of the emirate's wealthiest residents.
As Global Alliance marks its first ever Global Ethics Month, Louay Al-Samarrai, joint MD of Active DMC, says that, far too often, companies are simply paying lip service when it comes to a code of ethics.
Louay Al-Samarrai, managing partner and joint founder of Active DMC, gives a blunt picture on the regional PR landscape, saying it is "behind in many ways".
The latest Hays 2020 GCC Salary & Employment Report also found that hiring activity within PR and marketing was steady year-on-year.
PR pros across the GCC offer their condolences on the death of PR giant Harold Burson.
As a new year begins, PR professionals in the region predict what's in store for the year ahead - and reflect on the successes of 2019.
A PR campaign to determine a new logo that will represent the UAE for the next 50 years led to an international poll which attracted more than 10.6 million votes from 185 countries.
Barcelona's front man is the global ambassador of Expo 2020 Dubai and the face of a new PR-led campaign by UAE-based agency Face to Face.