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Golin sets up affiliate office in Malaysia

Golin sets up affiliate office in Malaysia

Rantau Golin joins the Singapore and Indonesia offices to form a Southeast Asia Golin network.

'Faster, better, cheaper' is doing the trick, Sorrell claims

'Faster, better, cheaper' is doing the trick, Sorrell claims

S4 Capital Q3 revenue up almost 46% organically.

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

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

Precision Strategies hires first COO from BCW; A 'good start' for S4; Was NYC ripped off by Amazon?

Omnicom Public Relations Group launches AI 'risk' consultancy

Omnicom Public Relations Group launches AI 'risk' consultancy

Omnicom's PR division has launched a consultancy focused on mitigating the risks to brand reputation from artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.

Whole Foods hands AOR account to MWWPR

Whole Foods hands AOR account to MWWPR

The agency has two teams working on the grocery retailer's AOR account.

Golin London creative chief departs

Golin London creative chief departs

Gemma Vardon has left her role as executive director, creative, at Golin London to go freelance.

JWT London facing claims of discrimination against white, straight, British men

JWT London facing claims of discrimination against white, straight, British men

A number of creatives were made redundant days after they spoke to HR about Jo Wallace's comments earlier this year.

Ogilvy named AOR for blockchain company BLOCKv

Ogilvy named AOR for blockchain company BLOCKv

The tech company's CMO Michael Dobak was formerly CEO of Ogilvy & Mather West

Richard Nichols leaves post as Instinctif CEO for new role

Richard Nichols leaves post as Instinctif CEO for new role

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.

Chris Daley exits Maroon PR after 12 years to open own shop

Chris Daley exits Maroon PR after 12 years to open own shop

Daley was formerly head of business development at Maroon.

Llorente & Cuenca restructures along regional lines

Llorente & Cuenca restructures along regional lines

The changes, as well as several executive moves, will go into effect at the start of the year.

Martin Sorrell's S4 eyes up U.S. programmatic company MightyHive

Martin Sorrell's S4 eyes up U.S. programmatic company MightyHive

It comes after he told Campaign that 'the best form of revenge would be building a significant and successful new-era agency.'

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

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

New global strategic comms shop for The Macallan; Big changes at P&G; Sorrell nears second S4 deal.

Sir Martin Sorrell's S4 Capital hires agency for financial PR

Sir Martin Sorrell's S4 Capital hires agency for financial PR

Sir Martin Sorrell's investment vehicle S4 Capital has hired Powerscourt to handle financial PR.

Citizen Relations wins global PR duties for luxury whisky brand The Macallan

Citizen Relations wins global PR duties for luxury whisky brand The Macallan

Citizen Relations has been appointed as global strategic communications agency for luxury whisky brand The Macallan following a competitive pitch, PRWeek can reveal.

Cision organic revenue up 2.1% in Q3 to $177.2m

Cision organic revenue up 2.1% in Q3 to $177.2m

Operating income was $14.2 million in the quarter.

B/HI launches esports practice

B/HI launches esports practice

Managing partner Jerry Griffin will oversee the practice.

FTI names Carolyn Hudson strategic comms MD

FTI names Carolyn Hudson strategic comms MD

The Weber Shandwick alum is leading FTI's people and change practice.

Entrepreneur indicted in U.S., Malaysia hires comms firms

Entrepreneur indicted in U.S., Malaysia hires comms firms

Low Taek Jho had been reportedly traveling between Hong Kong, Macau, and mainland China.

San Francisco agency makes voting an 'epic pop-up experience'

San Francisco agency makes voting an 'epic pop-up experience'

Taking a cue from the Museum of Ice Cream, Gold Front is encouraging millennials to "experience the thrill of democracy."

Analysis

Saudi Arabia's client roster

Saudi Arabia's client roster

A rundown of the firms that have represented Saudi Arabia's government, according to FARA filings and other documents.

Number of PR jobs hits all-time high, but not every type of communicator is in demand

Number of PR jobs hits all-time high, but not every type of communicator is in demand

The jobs boom is benefitting digital, measurement, and content specialists much more than other communicators.

Step inside the PR agency of 2038

Step inside the PR agency of 2038

Bots and technologists galore. A diverse workforce. And the death of the current holding company model. These are just a few predictions from industry leaders of what could be commonplace in two decades.

Will Mark Read's appointment bring stability to WPP after the post-Sorrell turmoil?

Will Mark Read's appointment bring stability to WPP after the post-Sorrell turmoil?

The news this week that Mark Read had been appointed CEO of WPP came after a painful interregnum following the abrupt departure of the charismatic Martin Sorrell after more than 30 years at the helm. But is Read a thoughtful and safe pair of hands or a dull accountant with little in the way of leadership skills?

3 factors spurring this summer's agency acquisition spree

3 factors spurring this summer's agency acquisition spree

Both financial and personal motives are behind the spate of deals.