McCann New York won its fourth Grand Prix, this time in the Titanium Lions, at this year's Cannes for its Fearless Girl statue on Wall Street.
Weber Shandwick has signed a partnership with London-based financial comms specialist Tavistock, to help it "disrupt the financial PR market".
In brief: Four promotes Reid, WE's audio pick up, BPS briefs WA, wins for Redwood, Clementine and Rooster
Four promotes Tim Reid to MD, Sennheiser appoints WE, British Psychological Society briefs WA, plus wins for Redwood, Clementine and Rooster.
Today is her first day in the role.
Budget supermarket chain Iceland has appointed Weber Shandwick Manchester to a corporate and consumer PR brief, after ending its relationship with 3 Monkeys Zeno.
The airline promoted Hart to chief administrative officer and general counsel on Thursday.
The Labour party's deputy comms director has put forward four reasons he believe Labour's General Election campaign was a success - and questioned the Conservatives' comms tactics.
Richard Medley, former board director at Frank PR, has been appointed as the new managing director of London-based agency Wild Card.
Theresa May's former press secretary Lizzie Loudon has joined the start-up agency founded last year by an ex-aide to David Cameron and the man who led PR for Vote Leave.
Cision said Tuesday it plans to acquire the France-based media monitoring company.
UKIP senior press officer John Gill leaves the party today and will take up a new role agency-side next week.
Home emergency repair business HomeServe has appointed Miriam McKay as group communications and investor relations director.
Professional boxer and two-time former world champion Amir Khan is looking for multiple agencies to handle his PR and marketing activity across the globe.
Industry experts say Cannes Lions judges will reward PR campaigns that solve problems or have social justice themes.
Bell Pottinger has appointed former senior David Davis aide James Chapman as a partner in its political practice.
Twitter, the communications medium of choice of President Donald Trump, has hired a former national security and diplomatic spokesperson for his predecessor, President Barack Obama.
Exactly 12 months on from the referendum, comms directors offer a couple of key lessons on how to deliver compelling campaigns during Brexit and other times of uncertainty.
The 'PRWeek/Brands2Life Comms Director Report 2017' is the most upbeat survey of the industry in five years, with optimism about the coming year high among respondents.
Humility in a time of crisis that should have underpinned the response to the Grenfell Tower fire; instead, there were holes all over the developer's response.
In nearly twenty years of PR consultancy, I have seen many relationships end - some of which could have been saved if handled sensitively.
Meshari Abokhodair is an account executive with H+K based in Riyadh. With the world's media recently focused on global relations in Saudi Arabia, Meshari examines the power of international networks and the importance of local talent.
Facebook is under fire on multiple fronts: already, it's hired 3,000 moderators to combat extremist content, felt pressured enough to run newspaper ads on spotting fake news, and been ordered by the Austrian courts to tackle hate speech around the world.
The BBC News sports editor talks about paranoid football comms people, what makes a good PR pitch, and tells PRWeek UK what's meant to be in his lunch box...
Cut the crap. Get to the point. The job of journalists has been to wade through complexity and get to the core of an issue, sparing unnecessary clutter so that audiences are presented with what matters - and the best PR people help them do it.
The impact of public sentiment on suppliers shows that businesses in all segments can benefit from deeper insight into how consumer attitudes shape their reputations, and thus develop strategies to improve them
There's an ever-growing network of PRs and freelance-inspired agencies creeping up who are doing away with tradition and challenging the current status quo.
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London consumer agency Lexis is merging into sister agency Text100, making the tech-focused agency's London office its largest location globally.
Jason MacKenzie is opening a new office for Oxford PR agency Bottle in Bournemouth - a location that the agency's boss admits "may not have been the obvious choice".
Horniman Museum hires Flint, EM opens in Beijing, Social hires Milnes in ops role and more from PRWeek UK.
Cicero, the public affairs and corporate PR specialist agency, has announced the launch of a new consumer division and revealed plans to make acquisitions.
Water UK has appointed two new directors from the top ranks of government department comms. Rae Stewart, deputy director of the Government Communication Service, and Stuart Colville, principle private secretary at Defra, are to join the trade body in September.
Nick Thompson has left his job as press secretary to the minister for the Cabinet Office to re-join Westminster Council in its comms department, PRWeek can reveal.
Utilities giant switches on Markettiers, Hotwire will see you now, Citigate hires in Paris and more from PRWeek UK.