WPP's joint COOs Mark Read and Andrew Scott have said they do not believe a break-up of the ad group makes sense.
Kopparberg has taken on a new UK PR agency after a four-way pitch that included incumbent of four years W Communications.
The Commonwealth Games in Australia are now over, but there's still one more set of medals to hand out - for the event sponsors.
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'.
Pret A Manger has been ordered by the Advertising Standards Authority not to repeat marketing claims about its food being "natural".
In brief: Chapel Down hires Well Hello, senior hires for Fourtold and Social Comms, Lib Dem aide joins Blackstock
Chapel Down hires agency, Social Comms brings in Luke, FTI veteran joins Fourtold, Lib Dem aide joins Blackstock, and more from PRWeek UK.
Volkswagen is seeking to create a series of regional agency "powerhouses" as part of a new long-term marketing strategy announced yesterday by chief marketing officer Jochen Sengpiehl.
It's a big brand in the U.K., but in its new global campaign, Strongbow is facing the challenge of talking to people in countries where cider barely exists.
In brief: Red hires Huawei lead, Cricket World Cup selects comms lead, Mudhar's Commonwealth appointment
Red hires Huawei lead, Cricket World Cup selects comms lead, Mudhar's Commonwealth appointment and more from PRWeek UK.
Three UK has taken on W as it plans the roll-out of a new marketing strategy aimed at driving "wider emotional brand engagement" and supporting growth of the mobile network.
Puma has apologised for using terms associated with drug culture following backlash after an event that took place in London last week.
Matthew Freud has joined the board of trustees for the Islamic Development Bank's new Transform Fund, with his agency providing ongoing support to the Saudi Arabia-based body.
A group of senior peers has called on the UK competition watchdog to investigate whether Facebook and Google's dominance means the digital advertising market is working fairly for businesses and consumers.
Media agencies across IPG, Omnicom, WPP, Dentsu, MDC, and others are coming together.
In brief: AMEC boss Leggetter to depart, TMMG's PR division increases profit, Centrica leaver heads to Vattenfall
AMEC boss Leggetter to depart, TMMG's PR division increases profit, Centrica leaver heads to Vattenfall, wins for Hope&Glory and LMPR and more from PRWeek UK.
This morning I met a colleague in a coffee shop. They were late, so I waited to order until they arrived. I asked to use the bathroom. No one lifted an eyebrow. But then I'm white.
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.
In two words: it depends.
I was almost done with this article when news broke on Saturday evening that Sir Martin Sorrell (aka SMS, aka June 21st - work it out, etc) had resigned.
Flexible working is crucial not only for working mums and dads, but the PR industry as a whole.
Working with family can be challenging, as well as highly beneficial. To celebrate National Siblings Day today, these are my five top tips to successfully work with siblings.
PRWeek continues its partnership with insight and strategy consultancy BritainThinks in a unique project to take the temperature of both leave and remain voters.
All marketing is meeting in the middle: PR agencies are increasingly focusing on paid tactics; digital and media agencies are looking at earned media; and every man and his dog is peddling owned content.
Agencies are hiring creative directors in increasing numbers, but how should they go about getting the best out of them?
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson may be a man given to theatrical claims, but his comparison between Putin's interest in the FIFA World Cup and Hitler's use of the 1936 Olympics illustrates that tournament sponsors face a difficult few months.
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The University of Sussex has created its first director of external relations role, promoting Michelle Gordon to the position.
London's Air Ambulance head of PR and comms Siobhra Murphy has left the organisation after seven years, embarking on a career as a consultant while she looks for her next big comms role.
In brief: Weber hires McDonald from Isobar, Burson EMEA COO leaves, Hotwire checks in with Hostelworld
Weber gets Isobar's McDonald, Hotwire checks in with Hostelworld, Burson COO leaves to reunite with Galbraith and more from PRWeek UK.
IPG's London agency DeVries Slam has completed its integration into DeVries Global, the agency said today.
In brief: Condé Nast hires Hallie, Hanover appoints content head, public affairs lead joins Lansons, Babel brief is out of this world
Condé Nast brings in Hallie, hires for Campaign Collective, PMK-BNC and Lansons, Babel brief is out of this world, and more from PRWeek UK.
FTI takes on FT vet, Dacia hires Eulogy, Hoover sucks up agencies in UK consolidation, and more from PRWeek UK.