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Martin Sorrell denies 'slapping' Superunion's Jim Prior over Campaign interview

Martin Sorrell denies 'slapping' Superunion's Jim Prior over Campaign interview

Former WPP chief was angry his ex-colleague called S4 Capital a 'speck in rearview mirror.'

BCW ups Dan Doherty to lead public affairs, crisis role

BCW ups Dan Doherty to lead public affairs, crisis role

Doherty replaces A.J. Jones, who left for Vanda Pharmaceuticals in August.

Zeno hires Kevin Davidson to lead New York, DC health practice

Zeno hires Kevin Davidson to lead New York, DC health practice

Davidson is joining Zeno from Omnicom's RXMosaic Health.

Koch network alum James Davis launches Touchdown Strategies

Koch network alum James Davis launches Touchdown Strategies

Davis also worked at Brunswick and for the Republican National Committee.

Just briefly: Account wins and people moves

Just briefly: Account wins and people moves

A roundup of the latest industry news.

Aura selects 160over90 as AOR

Aura selects 160over90 as AOR

160over90 was formerly known as Endeavor Global Marketing.

We Are Social expands to Canada

We Are Social expands to Canada

Socially-led creative agency network We Are Social is setting its sights on the Canadian market with the launch of its 15th international office, in Toronto.

Align Technology hires Publicis agency team as global AOR

Align Technology hires Publicis agency team as global AOR

The team includes Publicis Communications, Starcom, Publicis Health and MSL.

Just briefly: Account wins and people moves

Just briefly: Account wins and people moves

A roundup of the latest industry news.

The Brewery acquires minority stake in Clarity PR

The Brewery acquires minority stake in Clarity PR

Clarity gets Brew PR's LA office as part of the deal and plans to acquire other firms.

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Tuesday morning

Breakfast Briefing: 5 things for PR pros to know on Tuesday morning

Bob Feldman rolls out Dialogue Project; Kannalife brings on Padilla.

Kannalife brings on Padilla

Kannalife brings on Padilla

Kannalife's CEO wants people to know there's a difference between cannabis and cannabinoid therapeutics.

Sloane & Company founder Elliot Sloane joins RooneyPartners

Sloane & Company founder Elliot Sloane joins RooneyPartners

Sloane joins the firm as a senior adviser.

W2O makes another acquisition: Scientific creative firm Radius Digital Science

W2O makes another acquisition: Scientific creative firm Radius Digital Science

Radius will become part of W2O Science, the agency's newly formalized science unit.

Edelman hires creative veteran Melissa Nelson to lead Pacific Northwest

Edelman hires creative veteran Melissa Nelson to lead Pacific Northwest

She was previously president of Publicis in Seattle.

Exclusive: Finn Partners buys London consumer PR agency

Exclusive: Finn Partners buys London consumer PR agency

Finn Partners has continued its acquisition programme by buying London-based consumer PR specialist ZPR, with another acquisition in Europe on the cards, PRWeek can reveal.

Seven Letter acquires digital ad shop Tessio Labs

Seven Letter acquires digital ad shop Tessio Labs

The five-person shop will become Seven Letter's digital arm.

H+K Strategies names Tessa Horehled director of content, publishing strategy

H+K Strategies names Tessa Horehled director of content, publishing strategy

She is leaving creative shop AKQA for the newly created position.

Bob Pickard to lead National Public Relations' Toronto office

Bob Pickard to lead National Public Relations' Toronto office

Pickard is a veteran of Edelman, Burson-Marsteller and Huntsworth.

W2O acquires medical comms firm ISO.health

W2O acquires medical comms firm ISO.health

The London-based agency will become W2O iso after the deal closes.

Analysis

Do brands really know how to talk to veterans?

Do brands really know how to talk to veterans?

Fewer Americans have a real connection with the military and the disconnect shows in marketing missteps.

Analysts applaud Cision's decision to go private

Analysts applaud Cision's decision to go private

Pressures in the market caused Cision to re-evaluate being a public company.

#MeToo, two years on: What's changed at PR agencies

#MeToo, two years on: What's changed at PR agencies

Harassment policies are largely the same, but employee training and advice has evolved.

Gallup says the PR industry has a bad reputation. Here's what can be done about it

Gallup says the PR industry has a bad reputation. Here's what can be done about it

The people who shape others' reputations need to work on their own, according to the annual poll.

The new wave of celebrity-founded agencies: Threat or opportunity?

The new wave of celebrity-founded agencies: Threat or opportunity?

Forget the management consultancies for a second. Stars also want a part of the content marketing space.