The Dutch electronics company is reviewing creative, media and communications globally, and has invited four major holding companies to participate.
Edelman’s annual global trust barometer was unveiled yesterday (13 January).
Chartwells’ reaction to a being called out over its meagre food parcels for vulnerable schoolchildren was defensive, lacked empathy and only “threw fuel onto the fire”.
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Good Relations has expanded into New York with the first international office in the agency's 60-year history, PRWeek has learned.
W Communications has expanded its operations into the US, opening a ‘Little London’ office to serve UK brands seeking a greater US presence, PRWeek has learned.
Edelman UK has announced leadership changes at its Smithfield financial PR and strategic comms team, with head of special projects Iain Dey promoted to managing director.
Investment comms firm Greenbrook has added to its team with the appointment of a director and consultant.
Corporate comms professionals are frustrated by continued pay cuts due to the impact of COVID-19, millennial staff members feel their careers have stalled, and others worry about a lack of safety measures in the office, according to a survey shown to PRWeek.
CharityComms chief executive Adeela Warley and former Unilever chief marketing and communications officer Keith Weed are among the industry figures recognised in the Queen's New Year Honours list, announced this evening (30 December).
OGUK, the representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry, has appointed directors for communications and external relations - new roles created following a senior departure.
British Airways’ comms and sustainability director has resigned from the airline after three years.
Huawei is dividing responsibility for UK corporate comms between two senior figures following the departure of UK comms director Edward Brewster, PRWeek has learned.
Huawei's comms leaders for the UK and Denmark have both stepped down - the latter apparently over the issue of facial recognition technology that would reportedly flag up members of China's Uighur minority to the Chinese government.
Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) global head of media relations James Thorneley has left the FTSE 100 firm to seek "a new challenge".
E.ON has removed the director of marketing and comms role with the departure of Belinda Moore, and shifted responsibility for comms to head of brand and marketing Scott Somerville, PRWeek has learned.
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2020 was as horribilis an annus as we’ve had since the 1940s; but if you’re hoping that 2021 will be much better, I’d stop reading now.
Following a year of COVID-19 chaos, we asked PR leaders to give 21-word predictions of what they believe is in store for the profession in 2021.
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Given there’s been plenty to be sorry about in 2020, it’s no surprise there’s been plenty of apologies flying around.
If a mistake has been made and people are angry or upset because of it, the best way to move on is to offer an apology, so here is the annual PRWeek round-up of the best and worst attempts to make good during a year like no other.
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APCO has promoted former UK business minister Richard Harrington to the new role of UK chairman.
Teneo has added five names to its list of senior advisors, including ex-UK Conservative cabinet minister Sir Oliver Letwin and former Credit Suisse UK chief executive Russell Chambers.
Cirkle has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of directors from Edelman and Splendid Communications.
New corporate comms powerhouse Finsbury Glover Hering (FGH) has completed its merger and named regional chief executives for the UK, US and Europe.
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The brand-building, communications and analytics agency has appointed former BBDO, M&C Saatchi and Iris Worldwide creative Matt Weston as creative director.