German PR and marketing group FischerAppelt has reported $62m (£33.3m) in 2017 fees, a 10 per cent increase on the previous year and a performance it attributes to strong growth in content, personalised comms, digital and performance marketing.
In brief: Citypress in Sunday Times Best Small Companies to Work For list, Pearl & Dean hires Propeller, Smarts appointments
Citypress named in Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For, Pearl & Dean takes on Propeller PR, Hume Brophy launches life sciences arm, new hires at Smarts.
In Flack this week: Just a casual air crash crisis comms chat, accidental PR stunt of the week, and karma in Parliament.
Unicef Sweden has produced a hard-hitting video game and short trailer that depicts domestic violence in the home from the perspective of a child.
To honour UK LGBT history month (February), I asked colleagues and peers to suggest a list of influential LGBTQ communicators through history, or as I like to call it: Comms Tops.
After years of notable absence, Manchester United has agreed to launch a YouTube channel, becoming the final Premier League football club to have an official presence on the platform.
The company's strategic communications unit also reported a slight revenue increase for all of last year.
Vodafone Group has announced that group director of corporate affairs Matt Peacock will leave the business in August, with a successor yet to be named.
It's no surprise the PR industry took notice recently when Unilever threatened to pull advertising budget from Facebook and Google unless they deliver transparency about news, protect children from extremist and toxic content, and build public cohesion rather than division.
A five-part docuseries on the groundbreaking group of women breaks ground for the brand, too.
Peterson has worked at Fleishman since 2014 and previously held roles at creative agencies.
The CIPR and PRCA have partnered with Career Ready, a nationwide charity dedicated to helping young people from all backgrounds prepare for work.
In brief: Finn forms travel tech group, Laura Ashley picks Halpern, plus wins for Mason Williams and Smoking Gun
Finn Partners launches dedicated travel tech group, Halpern wins Laura Ashley business, Spanish chef José Pizarro chooses Mason Williams and Smoking Gun outshoots three agencies in animal healthcare pitch.
The PRCA and Local Government Association (LGA) have joined forces to handle the administrative management of LGcommunications, the national body dedicated to improving local government communications.
GambleAware, the safer gambling charity, is looking for a creative agency to lead a new £7m public awareness campaign to tackle low-level gamblers who are at risk of becoming addicts.
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Getting great, effective editorial coverage is a boxing match between brand and editorial - you have to be clever about it and respect the rules of the game.
Exposure is as important as it has ever been, but achieving it means more than just shouting about big numbers. How did a targeted social media strategy help 72Point achieve a record-breaking year for clients?
Influencers overtook celebrities as the most popular choice for endorsements in 2017, according to new research by Celebrity Intelligence. It's a trend that will continue throughout 2018.
"In today's global B2B market, competition has never been fiercer. Brands should use every opportunity to differentiate themselves and engage audiences through braver, bolder content and campaigns. But how?"
How did Guinness World Records and Jaguar work together to make headlines?
PRWeek, in partnership with Cision, conducted a global survey of CCOs, CMOs, SVPs and presidents to better understand the challenges PR professionals are facing.
PR is fun, and agency life is even more fun. And our agency is hella fun. So, the kooky, cool, creative part of our agency must be ultra fuuun, right?
The Ryanair debacle continued to hog the business pages this month. Then Monarch Airlines collapsed, triggering the greatest peace time repatriation effort in British history - and a clashing of heads between the political and corporate worlds.
New PR careers hub will showcase employers in the PR and communications industry and more.
FHF's #LISTENINGFACE campaign is about giving people the opportunity to be listened to. What impact has it had on their staff?