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‘Accountability is one step’: What PR agencies said to staff and the public after the Chauvin verdict

‘Accountability is one step’: What PR agencies said to staff and the public after the Chauvin verdict

Agency and in-house leaders stress that much work remains.

Procter & Gamble reports lowest organic profit growth in six quarters

Procter & Gamble reports lowest organic profit growth in six quarters

The maker of Tide and Pampers sees pandemic habits persisting, as it reports strong growth from its fabric and home-care unit. But increased costs slowed organic earnings.

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company names Golin as US AOR

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company names Golin as US AOR

The firm is working on creative campaigns for product launches this spring.

Allison+Partners promotes Jonathan Heit to global COO

Allison+Partners promotes Jonathan Heit to global COO

The firm is also expanding the roles of two other global presidents.

Turkish Airlines takes relationship with Finn Partners global

Turkish Airlines takes relationship with Finn Partners global

The firm has been its agency partner in the Americas since 2017.

Inside Ogilvy’s employee wellness program

Inside Ogilvy’s employee wellness program

The 100% You program goes beyond mental health to address four pillars of wellness: money, movement, minds and meals.

Omnicom PR revenue drops 3.5% in Q1

Omnicom PR revenue drops 3.5% in Q1

The holding company's overall global revenue was down 1.8% in the period.

Knotch rolls out content intelligence platform

Knotch rolls out content intelligence platform

The company consolidates data from 13 million daily events across channels.

Kantar rolls out Dx Analytics

Kantar rolls out Dx Analytics

The tool can analyze datasets like search engine results, social media conversations and online reviews.

Dentsu makes long-awaited practice splash with Dentsu Health

Dentsu makes long-awaited practice splash with Dentsu Health

The new offering will tap the expertise of some 2,000 people already working on health-related business across the network’s agency brands.

Just briefly

Just briefly

People moves, account wins and other comms news.

Samba TV names Nativdad to agency, brand solutions executive role

Samba TV names Nativdad to agency, brand solutions executive role

Tim Nativdad is a veteran of Roku, Amazon and Google.

MDC Partners brings on S4 account director Rebecca Routs as global client lead

MDC Partners brings on S4 account director Rebecca Routs as global client lead

The holding company is doubling down on global growth under CEO Mark Penn.

Publicis Groupe rebounds, driven by U.S. and Asia

Publicis Groupe rebounds, driven by U.S. and Asia

The holding company posted 2.8% organic growth in Q1 as North America bounced back to 4.7% organic growth.

GM hires Darryll Harrison to lead global product group strategic comms

GM hires Darryll Harrison to lead global product group strategic comms

He’s a veteran of EV-charging company ChargePoint and Volkswagen.

Publicis CEO on returning to growth and the instrumental role of Epsilon

Publicis CEO on returning to growth and the instrumental role of Epsilon

The Publicis Groupe chief executive speaks to Campaign after reporting organic revenue growth of 2.8% in the first three months of 2021.

IPA Bellwether: optimism over sector-wide prospects for first time since 2015

IPA Bellwether: optimism over sector-wide prospects for first time since 2015

Report finds budgets are beginning to stabilise.

Publicis Groupe plots return to the office, with help from Marcel

Publicis Groupe plots return to the office, with help from Marcel

The holding company is reimagining what getting back to work will look like.

Finsbury Glover Hering hires FleishmanHillard's global tech chief

Finsbury Glover Hering hires FleishmanHillard's global tech chief

Finsbury Glover Hering has hired Sophie Scott, global managing director for technology at FleishmanHillard, to lead growth of its global tech business.

Cannes Lions 2021 PR jury members selected

Cannes Lions 2021 PR jury members selected

Gail Heimann, global president and CEO of Weber Shandwick, is jury president.

Analysis

Minneapolis firms reassure employees in wake of Daunte Wright death

Minneapolis firms reassure employees in wake of Daunte Wright death

Agency leaders agree that sensitivity to BIPOC communities is top of mind.

Beyond just checking in: How PR teams are stepping up on wellness communications

Beyond just checking in: How PR teams are stepping up on wellness communications

From special Slack channels for parents to bedtime stories for employees’ kids, internal comms teams are helping staffers feel cared-for on a personal level.

COVID-19 one year later: Agency CEOs and CCOs on what they were thinking and what’s changed forever

COVID-19 one year later: Agency CEOs and CCOs on what they were thinking and what’s changed forever

‘I never want to go back’ to pre-pandemic office life, says one major agency leader.

How the comms industry can attract and retain women amid the pandemic

How the comms industry can attract and retain women amid the pandemic

Individual agencies and companies need to listen to their female workforce, say PR pros.

Taking it slow: Agencies in no rush to get back to the office

Taking it slow: Agencies in no rush to get back to the office

Agency leaders are playing it safe and planning to make some WFH options the norm even when most staffers are back at their desks.

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