Teneo has removed the sub-branding from all its global operations, making Teneo the name used for the business worldwide with the phasing out of established agency monikers, including Blue Rubicon, PRWeek can reveal.
Shock arrest of leader could actually present an opportunity, according to experts.
"Sorry, but blaming your comms team in times of crisis is a garbage move," said one unlikely ally.
The company's landmark HQ2 announcement is meeting headwinds, but experts see a net win for Amazon.
Highlights from Facebook's rebuke to The New York Times exposé, and PR pros' reactions to the lobbying revelations.
Facebook has cut ties with US agency Definers Public Affairs, which it allegedly hired to spread damning information about critics and competitors. It used the firm to link liberal financier George Soros to anti-Facebook movements.
A distressed, lone orangutan has been spotted this morning wandering several London locations, according to a source close to the primate at Taylor Herring.
Boyd has worked at AbbVie, Pfizer, and Schering-Plough.
In brief: DeVries' gin win, Mitsubishi Electric appoints Brands2Life, new accounts for Golin and Milk & Honey
Mitsubishi Electric warms to Brands2Life, former HS2 internal comms chief joins 44 Communications, wins for Golin and Milk & Honey, and more from PRWeek UK.
Richard Nichols has left his role as CEO of Instinctif Partners, moving to the new position of deputy chairman following Tim Linacre's promotion to group MD, PRWeek has learned.
Sir Martin Sorrell's investment vehicle S4 Capital has hired Powerscourt to handle financial PR.
Gavin Davis, Sky's director of corporate communications and campaigns, is leaving the broadcaster after two years to launch "a different kind of advisory business", he has told PRWeek.
The San Francisco-based role is new at the payments company.
For 10 days during the biggest disaster in fried chicken history, everyone at KFC HQ was thinking one thing - "FFFFFCCCCKKKK".
Rank Group, the UK-listed gambling operator, has hired betting industry communications veteran David Williams to the new role of director of public affairs.
WE's Capgemini brief goes global, new agency launches in East Midlands, wins for The Lifestyle Agency and Instinct, Daulby sets up Honest Communications.
The new John Lewis ad broke late last week, and I think for the first time in its history it's creating a true marmite response. So which side of the fence am I on? Well, I just loved it.
I think it was early 2016 at another 'Future of PR' event when I'd had enough; all 17 stone of me lurched forward to intercept the microphone from some poor, weary, events administrator.
Flack on Friday: Meyer's negroni-fuelled eulogy, breaking awards news, fun with Finsbury, PR's Julien Caesar
This week in Flack: Meyer explains Pagefield's secret weapon and nicknames the PM, Talker Taylor wants to Instagram the f*ck out of stuff, meet PR's version of Kanye West, mums rate Christmas ads, and more.
Imagine getting a virtual tour of a blackened lung as part of a smoking cessation campaign, being able to test cutting-edge equipment located on the other side of the world or having a politician campaign in your living room.
In the wake of Martin Sorrell's claim that unification of brand services is the future, why does the PR industry insist on swimming in its own lane instead of leading the revolution?
We've hit peak "link building". There's no bigger proof than seeing the PR industry damaging its most valuable currency in search of them: their relationships with journalists.
For keen watchers of tech and innovation, Facebook sent up a reputational flare from Silicon Valley last month.
Last month, M&C Saatchi PR announced it was rebranding to M&C Saatchi Public Relations.
Should we be publicly held to account for comments made in private and is it right that someone should lose their job because of those comments?
"People join companies, but leave managers" - this is at the heart of why every leader needs a coach.
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Dominic Mohan has left his role as CEO at Outside Organisation, the agency founded by entertainment PR veteran Alan Edwards, PRWeek has learned.
In brief: Talker Tailor wins Stay One Degree account, Slido appoints comms director, wins for MHP, Wild West and CiCi
Speedy Hire appoints MHP, Threepipe to promote Alice in Winterland, DeVries picks up beauty brand, wins for Talker Tailor, Wild West and CiCi, and more from PRWeek UK.
Citypress has appointed Reena Mistry from Edelman London to lead its Midlands office and join its growing senior leadership team.
Investment management firm Invesco has appointed Graham Hook to the newly created role of head of UK government relations and public policy.
Global communications agency Hume Brophy has appointed former Whitehouse Consulting MD Helen Munro as managing director of its UK business.
Integrated comms consultancy Portland has hired Louise Winmill as a partner in its 85-strong corporate division.
In Brief: DawBell signs up celebs, Dr. Martens picks new agency, wins for Brands2Life, Building Relations
Whiteoaks promotes senior duo, DawBell picks up celebrity clients, Dr. Martens chooses We Are Social, Brands2Life's international account win, and more from PRWeek UK.