Discover the PR targeting technique that toppled Ed Sheeran
There’s no reason you should have heard of Daisy Clark. She’s an ordinary teenage girl who likes the guitar and has barely left her home county of Cornwall. Yet, earlier this year she knocked Ed Sheeran off the top spot in the iTunes singer songwriter charts. She did it in just three weeks, starting without […]
Diffusion wins Hilton London Bankside brief
Diffusion wins Hilton London Bankside integrated brief
Hilton London Bankside has retained Diffusion to handle its consumer, business and trade PR following a competitive pitch. The agency has been briefed to build awareness of [...]
Mike Robb, MHP Communications
MHP Communications appoints Mike Robb as financial services head
MHP Communications has appointed Mike Robb as managing director into the newly created role of head of financial services, reporting to CEO Alex Bigg. Robb joins the [...]
Munch wins Sapienza Travel brief
Munch to launch travel venture for The Economist’s ex-PR VP
Sapienza Travel, a high-end cultural tour operator specialising in unusual and tough to access areas, has appointed Munch for its UK launch. The agency will be responsible for [...]
Michael Taggart, Foco
Opinion: From facts to fables – how corporate comms is embracing storytelling
What do near death experiences, commuter woes and the tampon tax have to do with corporate PR? Michael Taggart, director of storytelling at Foco, explains. The case for the [...]
Strike Media wins Rakuten TV brief
Rakuten TV appoints Strike Media for UK publicity
Video-on-demand company Rakuten TV (formerly known as Wauki) has appointed Strike Media to handle its UK corporate and consumer PR. Strike Media will also support a brand [...]
Kethum director Ruth Yearley to speak at Cision event
Ketchum strategy director to weigh in on ‘art vs science’ comms debate
Ruth Yearley, Ketchum‘s insight and strategy director, will give her take on how communicators should combine science and creativity at an exclusive Cision event on [...]
Frank wins Israel Government Tourist Office brief
Frank wins Israeli tourist office PR brief
The Israel Government Tourist Office has appointed Frank as its retained PR agency after a competitive tender and pitch process.  Frank will increase awareness of Israel as a [...]
Niki Wheeler, Launch
Opinion: Layer up to stop your media relations going cold
Launch director Niki Wheeler outlines why it’s important to brainstorm multiple angles for the same story to achieve maximum media coverage. When it comes to media relations [...]
PR News in Brief
This week’s PR news in brief (25-29 September)
Here’s a round-up of the essential PR news stories, people news and account wins that have been announced over the past week. Account wins The Lifestyle Agency has been [...]
Hume Brophy advisor James Wharton
Hume Brophy adds Eurosceptic ex-MP to its Brexit team
Comms consultancy Hume Brophy has appointed James Wharton, a former northern powerhouse and international development minister, as a senior adviser in its Brexit unit. Wharton [...]
Your chance to meet The Register at an exclusive media briefing
The Register‘s editor-in-chief Drew Cullen will brief PRs on the best ways to pitch the publication stories in London’s Blue Fin Building on Wednesday 4 October. [...]
Milk & Honey PR wins Piing brief
Milk & Honey PR to promote “ethical alternative” to Uber
Piing, a self-proclaimed “ethical alternative” to Uber, has appointed Milk & Honey PR to handle its launch into the London market. Set up by British entrepreneurs Simeon [...]
Ray Sadri, Social Communications
Social Communications appoints ex-BBC newsreader as account director
Manchester-based agency Social Communications has appointed Ray Sadri, a former BBC newsreader, as account director to work out of its London office. With 11 years of [...]
Chris Dines, FD at William Murray Communications
William Murray Communications makes two board appointments
Specialist food, drink and hospitality agency William Murray Communications has appointed John Moss and Chris Dines as chairman and financial director respectively. Moss joins [...]
The simple “framework” that powers award-winning PR campaigns
Slimming World’s Jenny Caven revealed the proven techniques its PR team used to create and optimise its AMEC award-winning ‘Dream Weight’ campaign in this week’s Cision [...]
Bland PR
Bland PR wins Pollen + Grace brief
Healthy food company Pollen + Grace has awarded its consumer PR brief to Bland PR to increase its national presence. The agency has been tasked with communicating the brand’s [...]
Mark Foxwell, Tavistock
Tavistock welcomes Mark Foxwell as corporate director
Tavistock Communications has appointed Mark Foxwell, a former Cubitt Consulting director, as director of its corporate team. Foxwell spent two years at Cubitt and has also [...]
Johnny Pitt at The Creative Shootout
Creative Shootout 2018 opens for entries
This year’s Creative Shootout award is now open for entries, with a £30,000 brief for hunger charity FareShare on offer for the winning agency team. The winner will also [...]
1 2 3 4
Copyright © 2017 Gorkana