Power Book UK 2018 banner

Latest

Publicis rebrands two shops in Asia under MSLGroup

Publicis rebrands two shops in Asia under MSLGroup

The moves are part of parent Publicis Groupe's effort to convert its PR assets to the MSL brand.

Read and Scott: 'We don't believe break-up of WPP makes sense'

Read and Scott: 'We don't believe break-up of WPP makes sense'

WPP's joint COOs Mark Read and Andrew Scott have said they do not believe a break-up of the ad group makes sense.

Edelman hires Marie-Claire Barker as global chief talent officer

Edelman hires Marie-Claire Barker as global chief talent officer

Barker was most recently global chief talent officer at Wavemaker, a WPP media, content, and technology agency.

Former MHP corporate chief joins MSL in London

Former MHP corporate chief joins MSL in London

Jonathan Lomax has been hired by MSL to lead its London corporate comms and reputation management practice, with another senior director also starting.

Kopparberg toasts new UK PR agency ahead of fresh brand launch

Kopparberg toasts new UK PR agency ahead of fresh brand launch

Kopparberg has taken on a new UK PR agency after a four-way pitch that included incumbent of four years W Communications.

Targeting women is not a comms strategy in its own right

Targeting women is not a comms strategy in its own right

With the current momentum around the #metoo movement, it feels like we're all talking, writing and pushing for gender equality like never before - however, despite the beginnings of a cultural shift, some communications strategies remain stuck in the mud.

Publicis Groupe upbeat after account wins fuel organic growth

Publicis Groupe upbeat after account wins fuel organic growth

Publicis Groupe's net revenue grew organically by 1.6% to €2.1bn (£1.8bn/$2.6bn) thanks to account wins in 2017 that included McDonald's and Diesel.

Which Commonwealth Games sponsors made the biggest impression?

Which Commonwealth Games sponsors made the biggest impression?

The Commonwealth Games in Australia are now over, but there's still one more set of medals to hand out - for the event sponsors.

Should more brands follow Wetherspoons' lead and delete social media?

Should more brands follow Wetherspoons' lead and delete social media?

In two words: it depends.

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue reworks Oompa Loompa Song to urge 'Get out, stay out' message

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue reworks Oompa Loompa Song to urge 'Get out, stay out' message

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service has launched a campaign urging people to 'Get out, stay out' in the event of a fire, juxtaposing the humorously psychedelic in a musical video with the distressing real-life stories of victims.

GMP arms traffic officers with 'trauma teddies' to help comfort children at accident scenes

GMP arms traffic officers with 'trauma teddies' to help comfort children at accident scenes

Greater Manchester Police has equipped its traffic police with teddies to help comfort traumatised young children at the scenes of road accidents.

Select committee inflames row over NHS Digital and Home Office data-sharing agreement

Select committee inflames row over NHS Digital and Home Office data-sharing agreement

A Parliamentary select committee has called for NHS Digital to suspend a controversial data-sharing agreement with the Home Office to trace and deport immigration offenders that, it says, breaches current confidentiality rules.

South Tyneside Council increases emphasis on social for local elections campaigning

South Tyneside Council increases emphasis on social for local elections campaigning

In the fourth of PRWeek's series on voter-registration and turnout campaigns, we take a look at how South Tyneside Council's comms team is making the most of its limited resources to tell local residents to 'Have your say'.

Scottish Government unites with public sector bodies for £6m global 'Scotland is now' campaign

Scottish Government unites with public sector bodies for £6m global 'Scotland is now' campaign

The Scottish Government is extolling to the world the virtues of living, working, studying, investing in and visiting Scotland with a £6m global ad and comms campaign using the banner 'Scotland is now'.

University of Sussex appoints first director of external relations

University of Sussex appoints first director of external relations

The University of Sussex has created its first director of external relations role, promoting Michelle Gordon to the position.

Latest Jobs

From our partners

Napoleon, a Zulu army leader and a great PR brief
Sponsored feature

Napoleon, a Zulu army leader and a great PR brief

For an island only 47 square miles marooned in one of the Earth's most remote spots, St Helena has a surprisingly rich history. Is your agency the one to unlock it for the world?

Not coverage for coverage's sake...
Sponsored feature

Not coverage for coverage's sake...

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.

Social media: the best way to achieve cut-through
Sponsored feature

Social media: the best way to achieve cut-through

Exposure is as important as it has ever been, but achieving it means more than just shouting into the ether. How can a more targeted social media strategy help?

How to work with influencers in 2018
Sponsored feature

How to work with influencers in 2018

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.

Does more freedom mean braver work?
Sponsored feature

Does more freedom mean braver work?

"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?"

Why Jaguar pulled off a dangerous stunt
Sponsored feature

Why Jaguar pulled off a dangerous stunt

How did Guinness World Records and Jaguar work together to make headlines?

2017 Global Comms Report: Challenges and Trends
Sponsored feature

2017 Global Comms Report: Challenges and Trends

PRWeek, in partnership with Cision, conducted a global survey of CCOs, CMOs, SVPs and presidents to better understand the challenges PR professionals are facing.

Creativity is serious business
Sponsored feature

Creativity is serious business

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?

Tensions soar as airline saga takes a nosedive
Sponsored feature

Tensions soar as airline saga takes a nosedive

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.

PRWeek Jobs launches 'Wonderful Workplaces' campaign
Sponsored feature

PRWeek Jobs launches 'Wonderful Workplaces' campaign

New PR careers hub will showcase employers in the PR and communications industry and more.