PRWeek continues its ongoing partnership with strategic insights consultancy BritainThinks to gauge the public mood on COVID-19.
Industry leaders have hit out at social-media platforms' delayed response to Wiley’s antisemitic posting spree and shared deeply moving accounts of antisemitism's impact on their daily lives, including in the workplace. They believe the PR industry can help tackle the issue.
Private jet provider PrivateFly has appointed travel consultancy The PC Agency as its new communications agency for the UK and Ireland.
From statues and screams to creatures and Crouch, PRWeek rounds up its five favourite campaigns from July 2020. Vote below for your favourite – poll closes Friday 7 August at 5pm.
Recently, I saw a video of former West Indies cricketer Michael Holding, reflecting on the racism faced by his parents in the UK, in which he breaks down in tears.
Charles to oversee the New York agency’s analytics capability.
The deal is expected to close in Q1 2021.
After 16 years at Home Depot, Paula Drake will lead Regions Bank’s corporate comms team.
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”.
Deal aims to address security concerns from government.
Jennifer Scardino, head of global communications at Santander, is stepping down at the end of 2020 after a decade at the banking group.
40 Under 40; What’s next for TikTok?; RIP Quaker Oats pitchman Wilford Brimley.
If ever there was a job offer to avoid, it’s as the spokesperson leading Boris Johnson’s proposed daily televised briefings. And, god forbid, if the aim is to ape what Trump repeatedly demonstrates is a patently bad idea, the PM has not thought this through.
The Kuala Lumpur-based agency will work on an integrated PR approach for the start-up.