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In brief: JBP gets SAD for CEO, wins for Mercieca, Fox, Stand Agency and TAG

In brief: JBP gets SAD for CEO, wins for Mercieca, Fox, Stand Agency and TAG

JBP hires Anderson-Dixon as CEO, Shock win for Mercieca, Fox hired for fintech launch, and more from PRWeek UK.

Uber CEO 'throws Kalanick under the limo' in data breach apology

Uber CEO 'throws Kalanick under the limo' in data breach apology

PR professionals have praised the comms prowess of new Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi for his response to news broken by Bloomberg yesterday that the firm "concealed" a data breach affecting 57 million users and drivers last year.

Report says automation and analytics hold key to comms in 2018

Report says automation and analytics hold key to comms in 2018

Automation, data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) will have big impacts on the marketing and communications industry in 2018.

YouTube under fire again, this time for videos that 'exploit' children

YouTube under fire again, this time for videos that 'exploit' children

An article has claimed that Google made millions of pounds in advertising from videos that exploit children.

'I don't have time for self-importance;' Twitter global creative chief

'I don't have time for self-importance;' Twitter global creative chief

Jayanta Jenkins spoke to Faaez Samadi about the creative opportunities for brands on Twitter, which go way beyond selling products.

Uber chief brand officer: If we can change, no one else has any excuse

Uber chief brand officer: If we can change, no one else has any excuse

Uber's cultural struggles are well documented, but under its new leadership, the ride-hailing brand is determined to set an example for others to follow, its chief brand officer said.

Google hires Ford's Colin Smith

Google hires Ford's Colin Smith

Smith was previously the communications leader for Ford Silicon Valley.

Instagram extends paid-for tagging tool and will alert users who break the rules

Instagram extends paid-for tagging tool and will alert users who break the rules

Instagram has extended its 'paid partnership' tagging tool to all accounts using its Insights performance metric - and has promised to start alerting users who don't label paid-for content correctly.

Hotwire UK head of engagement quits ahead of planned transfer to US office

Hotwire UK head of engagement quits ahead of planned transfer to US office

Hotwire UK's head of engagement John Brown has decided to leave the business, just days after it was announced he would be taking a more senior role in the firm's US operation.

In brief: Bridges back to Santander, senior hires at GK, health group hires comms head, Capcom calls in Hope&Glory

In brief: Bridges back to Santander, senior hires at GK, health group hires comms head, Capcom calls in Hope&Glory

Bridges back to Santander, senior hires at GK, health group hires comms head, Capcom calls in Hope&Glory and more from PRWeek UK.