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KBC wins travel PR brief to promote British Columbia

Destination British Columbia, which leads the marketing of the Canadian province as a tourism destination, has brought in KBC to handle its travel media relations and trade presence in the UK.

11 hours ago in People News

Citigate Dewe Rogerson hires Newgate's Rob Newman

Rob Newman has joined Citigate Dewe Rogerson as a director in its investor relations practice.

12 hours ago in People News

Chatsworth Communications to promote R3 global bank consortium's research and guidelines for BitCoin technology

A consortium of 22 of the world's largest banks, formed by US start-up R3, has brought in Chatsworth to provide comms support around the group's research into the blockchain technology behind digital currencies like BitCoin.

12 hours ago in Pitch Wins

Four names John Farrell as its new chairman

Four Communications Group has appointed John Farrell, former president and CEO of Publicis Groupe’s specialised agencies and marketing services, as its new chairman.

12 hours ago in People News

60 seconds with Mike Sergeant, Headland Consultancy

Mike Sergeant, director at Headland Consultancy, on using video content to "super-charge" a campaign, how honesty wins clients and his apology to PRs he dealt with during his journalism career.

12 hours ago in General Features

Weber Shandwick named social agency of record for Vauxhall Motors

Weber Shandwick has been appointed by Vauxhall Motors to handle its UK social media work, following a four-way pitch.

13 hours ago in Pitch Wins

Behind the Headlines with ENTPR's Daniel Booth

Daniel Booth, director at ENTPR Communications & Athlete Management, on mixing the disciplines of PR and athlete management, starting off as a gym instructor at Fitness First and flexing his pitching skills as an intern.

13 hours ago in Behind the Headlines

Pagoda Porter Novelli promotes luxury Scottish venue Dundas Castle

Luxury Scottish venue Dundas Castle has brought in Pagoda Porter Novelli to handle its PR.

13 hours ago in Pitch Wins

AXA Investment Managers hires Hazel Pitchers as global head of marketing

AXA IM, an investor with some £514bn (€694bn) in Assets Under Management, has appointed BlackRock's Hazel Pitchers to the newly-created role of global head of marketing, which includes a brief to raise brand awareness in retail markets.

14 hours ago in People News

Women's Network in Electronic Transactions partners with SkyParlour to launch UK event

Women’s Network in Electronic Transactions (, which focuses on professional development and connecting women in the payment industry, has partnered with SkyParlour's PR division to bring the inaugural Local Interest Network Circles (LINC) event to London.

yesterday in Industry Features