Weber Shandwick has handed more senior roles to Jonas Palmqvist and Rachel Friend (pictured) as EMEA control of the agency prepares to pass from Colin Byrne to Tim Sutton on 1 January.
Grayling, Red and Citigate parent company Huntsworth said it "continues to trade well" in a short, upbeat trading update this morning.
All PR agencies say they're pro-diversity within their ranks. Is it time for them to take their advocacy a step further and publish demographic and gender data about their workforces? Take our poll below.
Kehoe most recently served as SVP of global corporate relations and financial inclusion at Visa.
The organization wants agencies, corporations, and industry groups to make public statistics about the makeup of their workforces.
The consultancy will help companies develop environments that help them hire and retain talent.
Catherine Hicks, group corporate affairs director of Sky, is leaving the business, with a successor due to be named in the new year.
Eleanor McManus of Trident DMG helped to organize The Press Forward, a group of former and current journalists dedicated to ending sexual harassment in the media. She chats with PRWeek about working with newsrooms to change their cultures.
Olson is exiting the company after a year that included the David Dao incident and other crises.
And another noteworthy exit: longtime Cannes Lions executive Terry Savage will leave his position after the 2018 festival.
Weber Shandwick UK's MD of corporate, financial and public affairs Ben Burton is leaving the company to join Porter Novelli's Dublin office, as Ireland's capital looks to opportunities arising from Brexit.
The former comms leader at GE Power, Russell Wilkerson, exited his role in July to become chief communications officer of the newly former Baker Hughes, a GE Company.
Waffle House's comms team quickly cooked up a response to a customer manning the grill--and posting pics on social media--while an employee slept.
Hoffman most recently worked as head of corporate communications at Prudential Financial for five years.
Next year will be the start of the shift from marketing algorithms to AI, predicts Kantar Millward Brown.
England's rising football star Dele Alli hires CAA and The Sports PR Company in bid to 'maximise off-field potential'
Tottenham Hotspur and England national team player Dele Alli has appointed The Sports PR Company to manage his PR and CAA Sports to manage his commercial portfolio.
Tejeda was named to the role after the completion of Entercom's merger with CBS Radio.
Large firms such as Edelman are represented alongside boutique agencies like SourceCode Communications on the PR Council's newly created shadow board.
Wishing you a good Tuesday morning, which you're definitely having if you attended PRWeek's Hall of Fame dinner in New York last night at which five industry legends were honored.
Shell's latest update to its #makethefuture campaign is a music video featuring five global music artists, each representing a clean energy initiative.
Does the end of net neutrality mean communicators will have to work harder to get their message out? Or will it be a boon in disguise for PR agencies?
A smashing social media firestorm is an uncomfortable place for an apolitical brand.
PRWeek spoke with communications leaders from Microsoft, the EPA, and the agency world about the very different paths they took from military service to the communications industry.
The fallout from the Bell Pottinger scandal and the agency's subsequent demise has sparked a debate about whether the PR industry needs a global code of ethics.
The way things are going, 2017 could be remembered in the marcoms world as the year of the catastrophic, facepalm-inducing campaign. What role can PR play in stopping such disasters slipping through the net?
The CEO of the newly created company talks to PRWeek about transforming local TV broadcast to juice revenue and revamp content.
Trade group PhRMA's CEO talks Sean Czarnecki through his first year in the job amid public outrage about price gouging.
A&W CEO tells Sean Czarnecki how he brought one of the U.S.'s oldest restaurant chains back from the dead with "tender loving care" and authenticity.
Nextdoor's CEO tells Sean Czarnecki why his app, found in about 75% of U.S. neighborhoods, is the one for all neighborly needs
The co-CEO of Robinhood tells Sean Czarnecki how the commission-free trading app is opening up the American financial system to everyone - not just the top 1%.