Gorkana Insight & Analysis Team
Promotion at Museum of London and new wins for Beaumont, Phipps, Lava, Mason Williams and Rain.
T4 presenter Will Best has brought in Beaumont Communications to handle his PR. The agency has been briefed to raise his profile ahead of a number of projects in the pipeline.
The Museum of London has promoted head of comms Anthony Robbins to director of comms. His remit will now include a major public affairs component to engage with key stakeholders and London decision makers to continue the Museum of London's re-positioning, raise its profile and consolidate and promote both public and private funding.**
****Phipps PR** has been appointed by Moet Hennessy UK as its trade and wine specialist agency for its champagne brands Veuve Clicquot, Krug and Ruinart. Phipps MD Nicky Forrest will lead the account with a team of wine professionals.
Lava PR has won a brief from QHotels to provide PR support its Forest Pines Hotel and Golf Resort. The agency will help reacquaint the local community with the 27-hole golf course, spa, conference centre and hotel, located on the outskirts of Scunthorpe.
Manchester-based Sweet Mandarin restaurant has brought in Mason Williams to promote the launch of its Sweet Mandarin sauces. The agency previously worked with the Tse family in 2004 to launch their restaurant and has been briefed to create and run a national consumer and trade campaign to make the sauces a household brand. Rain Communications has been brought in to raise the profile of Manchester bar and restaurant Vermilion and Cinnabar by owner Manzur Iqbal. The agency has been briefed to position the restaurant as a landmark dining and music destination of the North, across regional, national and trade media.