Young people expect brands to champion good causes, Edelman reports at CIPR conference
From Smirnoff’s campaign for equality in the music industry to Heineken’s ‘Worlds Apart’ social experiment, 2017 has seen many huge brands get behind great causes. After the [...]
Smarts Communicate, 2017 CIPR PRide Awards
Regional champions crowned at CIPR PRide awards ceremonies
The CIPR PRide Awards season is now in full swing, with 2017’s regional champions being crowned at ceremonies in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Anglia, Thames and Chiltern. [...]
CIPR president-elect 2018
CIPR names Emma Leech 2018 president-elect
Following her unopposed run in the 2017 CIPR election, Emma Leech has been confirmed as the CIPR’s president-elect for 2018. In her candidate statement she vowed to “bring [...]
Cision World Tour video: PR can lead the marketing mix
Earned media and influencer marketing are perfectly positioned to tackle the challenges facing brands in 2017, speakers at this week’s Cision World Tour event in [...]
Chris Lynch
Cision World Tour emphasises innovation’s role in the future of comms
A stellar line up of the industry’s leaders and influencers spoke to a packed audience of PR and comms professionals as Cision’s World Tour event series came to [...]
It’s time for PR to stand up and be counted says Telefónica UK’s comms chief
Communicators finally have the opportunity to stand up and prove how great they are to company executives, Telefónica UK‘s director of corporate affairs Nicola Green [...]
CIPR, Mischief, Telefonica and Save the Children join Cision World Tour London panel debate
Lucy Hart, head of influence at Mischief, Nicola Green, director of corporate affairs at Telefonica UK and Kirsten Walkom, global communications director at Save the Children [...]
Chris Sanderson
Chris Sanderson revealed as Cision World Tour London keynote
Renowned brand strategy consultant Chris Sanderson is to be the keynote speaker at next month’s Cision World Tour summit in London. Open to a select group of PR and [...]
This week’s top trending features on Gorkana News
Your bite-sized update on the best PR opinion, interviews, events and insights featured on Gorkana News this week. Insight: Three benefits to independent working in PR The [...]
60 Seconds with CIPR’s Jason MacKenzie
Gorkana caught up with Jason MacKenzie, the president of the CIPR, to find out about his goals for the association, his career highlight to date and the advice he’d give [...]
CIPR releases State of the Profession research
The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) has released the findings of its State of the Profession 2017 research. It reports a greater emphasis on strategic planning [...]
Chairman of Burson-Marsteller Africa to lead Maggie Nally lecture
Robyn De Villiers, CEO and chairman of Burson-Marsteller, Africa, is to give this year’s Maggie Nally Memorial Lecture keynote address, the Chartered Institute of Public [...]
CIPR National Conference: rebuilding trust during uncertain times
Nora Senior, hon. immediate past president at British Chambers of Commerce, told the CIPR National Conference 2016 yesterday how CEO reputation is key to rebuilding trust in [...]
CIPR National Conference: communicating in a ‘post-truth’ digital age
Colin Byrne, CEO, UK & EMEA at Weber Shandwick, says the stakes have been raised for communicators in the ‘post-truth’ digital age. For communicators, Byrne said, at [...]
Opinion: Ethics in the PR industry
Adherence to a code of ethics is essential for the health of the PR industry, says Claire Walker, CEO at Firefly Communications. She suggests four top tips to ensure that high [...]
CIPR reveals regional PR awards shortlist
The CIPR (Chartered Institute for Public Relations) has revealed the names of the shortlisted PR agencies, teams and campaigns in its annual, regional PRide Awards. The 2016 [...]
60 seconds with CIPR president Rob Brown
Halfway through his 2016 presidential term at the CIPR (Chartered Institute of Public Relations), Rob Brown talks about the professional body, its ongoing work, and reflects [...]
CIPR names Koray Camgoz PR manager
The Chartered Institute of Public Relations has promoted Koray Camgoz to PR manager, as Andrew Ross departs to become media relations manager at the Association of the British [...]
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