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Holmes Report Announces Overhaul Of Agency Report Cards

The Holmes Report is making several changes to its annual Report Cards, in an attempt to make them more digital, more dynamic, and more helpful to cli
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Bite Hires Dan Street To Senior Planning Role

Dan Street has joined Bite’s London-based team as creative planner, reporting to creative director Matt Wright.
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Yonnie Woo Takes Charge Of Ketchum Korea

Ketchum has followed up its recent merger with Korea's InComm Brodeur by naming new management in the country.
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David Jones Leaves Havas For Tech Startup

Havas has announced the departure of global CEO David Jones, who exits after 15 years with the French marcomms holding group.
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Cohn & Wolfe Hires Mendoza For Philippines Launch

Cohn & Wolfe has hired Amiel Mendoza to lead its new office in the Philippines, the latest step in its Asia-Pacific expansion plan.
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Raheel Khursheed Takes On Senior Comms Role At Twitter India

Twitter has hired online activist and former journalist Raheel Khursheed to lead its partnerships with India's media and government.
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Industry News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

PMK-BNC launched personal brand practice; Twist adds New York office; BusinessWire introduces News Capsule.
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Account News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

New business for Ogilvy, Coyne, Lambert Edwards, MWW, Greenough, Deveney, Haberman, Trylon and Krupp.
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Agency People News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

New people in new roles at MWW, H+K, Ketchum, Golin, Direct Impact, Ogilvy, Cohn & Wolfe, ASGK, Child's Play, Calypso, Bolt, Carrot and Liquid.
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Corporate People News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

New people in new roles at Walt Disney, the Personal Care Products Council, Whataburger, Greater Houston Partnership, Liberty Mutual, A Crystal.
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EMEA News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

New people at FleishmanHillard, MWW, Capital MSL, Waggener Edstrom; new business at Atomic, Aspectus.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (January 13, 2014)

New people at Ketchum, Edelman; a new office for Aspectus; new business for SPRG, Medicom, Burson-Marsteller.
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AT&T Veteran, Page Society Founder Jack Koten Passes Away

Veteran corporate communications executive Jack Koten, the first president of the Arthur W Page Society, passed away last week. He was 84.
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New Multicultural Agency, Pinta, Spins Out Of Jeffrey Group

Pinta, a full-service agency focused on cross-cultural marketing, has officially opened its doors.
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Cone Launches New Product To Identify Material CSR Issues

Cone Communications is launching a new corporate social responsibility product, Materiality360, to identify and analyze material issues.
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Asian Digital Firms Omnifluence And Daylight Strike JV Deal

Asian digital firms Omnifluence and Daylight have created new regional marketing agency via a joint venture.
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Doug Buemi Rejoins Cohn & Wolfe To Lead Asia-Pacific

Doug Buemi has left Ogilvy PR to rejoin Cohn & Wolfe in the newly-created roles of vice-chairman and regional director for Asia-Pacific.
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Huntsworth Reshuffles Asia-Pacific Leadership With Chris Tang CEO Hire

Huntsworth has hired Chris Tang as Asia-Pacific CEO, with Bob Pickard moving into the role of chairman of the company's regional operations.
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Account News In Brief (January 20, 2014)

New business success for Prosek Partners, Pollack, Brandware, PAN, Buffalo and Turner.
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Agency People News In Brief (January 20, 2014)

New people in new roles at GCI Health, MSL, Horn, Purple Strategies, Rasky Baerlein, National, Phelps, Cognito, Karwoski, and Buffalo.
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Corporate People News In Brief (January 20, 2014)

New people in new roles at Deluxe Corporation, Walter Energy, and The Laclede Group.
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EMEA News In Brief (January 20, 2014)

New people in new roles at Edelman, MSL, Brioni, Beattie, Grayling, We Are Social, Safaricom; new business success for Lewis and H+K.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (January 20, 2014)

New offers from Waggener Edstrom, Genesis Burson-Marsteller; new hires at Ryan Financial; new business for PPR, SPRG.
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Christine Castro To Lead PR For CBS Interactive

Christine Castro has been named senior vice president, communications, for CBS Interactive, reporting to Jim Lanzone, president and CEO.
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Collapse In Government Trust Puts Onus On Business: Edelman

Edelman's 2014 Trust Barometer reveals that trust in government has plunged to a historic low across several countries.
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MBooth Creates Chief Insights And Planning Position

M Booth has brought on Bonnie Ulman as its first chief insights and planning officer to expand the firm’s account planning, analytics and insights exp
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In2 Summit: 'Clients Care More About Quantity Than Quality'

SAN FRANCISCO—Public relations people need to develop more human relationships with reporters and avoid “scripted” pitches, Mashable reported Chris Ta
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In2Summit: Twitter’s Gabriel Stricker On ‘Starting With the Picture and Working Backwards’

Twitter’s head of marketing and communications Gabriel Stricker shared rules that communications pros should follow to adapt to the modern age of comm
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In2Summit: How Can Companies Humanize Communications?

In crafting stories that prompt people to action, a personal touch and a genuine human connection are essential.
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Hill+Knowlton Launches Africa-China Business Service

Hill+Knowlton Strategies has launched H+K Access, a new dedicated Africa-China business service.
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Randi Zuckerberg: Davos Should Look To Silicon Valley For Inspiration

Randi Zuckerberg discusses why business and political leaders at Davos need to adopt a more disruptive Silicon Valley mindset.
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In2Summit: Data Is Not Just a Spreadsheet

Social media has shifted both B2B and B2C companies into the ‘fan mentality,’ further dissolving the distinction between consumer and enterprise organ
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In2Summit: Do Workplace Conventions Hinder Innovation?

Whether the Agrarian clock is an outmoded way to manage time in the workplace was among the conventions questions during a panel at the In2 Summit.
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Arianna Huffington: Business Can Be A Force For Good

Arianna Huffington believes that business must be a force for good if it hopes to improve public trust.
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Jay Porter Replaces Rick Murray As Edelman Chicago Head

Edelman has named Jay Porter to replace the departing Rick Murray as head of its Chicago office.
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Account News In Brief (January 27, 2014)

New business success for Richard Partners, Finn Partners, Landis, Calysto, Brandware and JoTo PR.
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Agency People News In Brief (January 27, 2014)

New people in new roles at Ogilvy, Brodeur, Porter Novelli, Ketchum, FleishmanHillard, Environics, JPA, and Landis.
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EMEA News In Brief (January 27, 2014)

New people in new roles at Zeno, H+K Strategies; new business at Michael Murphy Ltd, Grayling.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (January 27, 2014)

New people in new roles at Adfactors, Weber Shandwick, Avian Media; new business at SPRG.
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In2 SABREs: Belize Tourism And Olson Engage Take Home Top Honors

The Belize Tourism Board with Olson Engage took home Best in Show honors for its “Breaking Bad’s Trip to Belize” campaign at the In2 SABRE Awards at t
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Ogilvy PR Takes On UN Women Global Initiative

The UN Organization dedicated to gender equality has brought in Ogilvy PR to oversee public relations support.
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In2Summit: The Industry Must Change Its Playbook

Organizations too often overestimate the risks of an open and transparent conversation and underestimate the cost of restricting the flow of informati
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Allison+Partners Acquires China's Century PR

Allison+Partners is expanding its Asian footprint via the acquisition of Chinese PR firm Century PR.
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Burson-Marsteller Taps Patel To Rebuild Singapore Presence

Burson-Marsteller has hired Weber Shandwick's Barkha Patel-Zinzuwadia to revitalise its flagging Singapore operation.
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Ogilvy PR Promotes Jennifer Risi To Newly-Created Media Role

Ogilvy has promoted Jennifer Risi to head media relations in North America, as part of its strategy to bring together a regional lead for social, cont
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MSLGroup's Renee Wilson Relinquishes North American Leadership

MSLGroup’s Renee Wilson is relinquishing her role as president of North America, but will remain on the firm’s board as chief client officer.
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Influence 100 Controls PR Budgets Of More Than $6.5bn

The Holmes Report's annual Influence 100 list reveals that the world's 100 most important communicators control budgets in excess of $6.5bn.
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Industry News In Brief (February 3, 2014)

Promotions at Porter Novelli, new business at Liberty Communications, a new product from Mass Relevance.
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Account News In Brief (February 3, 2014)

New business success for GolinHarris, Fineman, Fish, Pollack, energi, Vox Solid and Roher.
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Agency People News In Brief (February 3, 2014)

New people in new roles at RLM Finsbury, Abernathy MacGregor, 42West, RockOrange, Airfoil, Tier One, and more.
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Corporate People News In Brief (February 3, 2014)

New people in new roles at Aflac, Federal Trade Commission, Mailman School of Public Health, American Science & Engineering, Gateway Health.
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EMEA News In Brief (February 3, 2014)

New people in new roles at Airbus, Bite and Hill+Knowlton.
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College Group Rebrands As Instinctif Partners

College Group, the UK-based PR business founded in 1990, is rebranding as Instinctif Partners.
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Ogilvy Embeds Insight And Strategy Across North American Offices

Ogilvy PR has decentralized its strategy and planning arm, and instead, has formed a new division that’s spread across all offices in North America.
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Account News In Brief (February 10, 2014)

New business success for Cooney/Waters Group, JMPR, MWW, Lane, Child's Play and Volume.
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Agency People News In Brief (February 10, 2014)

New people in new roles at Global Strategy Group, Penn Schoen Berland, and MWW.
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Corporate People News In Brief (February 10, 2014)

New people in new roles at NBCUniversal News Group, Sundance TV, and New Line and Warner Bros.
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The Top 12 Crises Of 2013: Part 1

Our annual crisis review kicks off with JP Morgan, Obamacare, the horsemeat scandal, GSK in China, Chevron and government snooping.
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GolinHarris Launches In Pakistan With Unilever Focus

GolinHarris has launched in Pakistan via a partnership with sister agency Lowe & Rauf.
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Omnicom PR Firms Up 1.5% In 2013 After Q4 Decline

Omnicom Group has reported that revenues from its PR firms grew 1.5% in 2013, dragged down by a 3.7% drop in the fourth quarter of the year.
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Waggener Edstrom Shuts Down In France

Waggener Edstrom is withdrawing from France, blaming poor market conditions for the decision to shut its eight-person Paris office.
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Who Should Be On The Innovator 25 For 2014?

Send us your thoughts on the In2 Innovator 25 before March 31.
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The Top 12 Crises Of 2013: Part 2

Part two of our annual crisis review features Walmart, Rana Plaza, Lululemon, McDonald's, Apple China, Barilla and Asiana Airlines.
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IPG PR Firms Up 'High Single-Digits' In 2013 After Q4 Jump

Interpublic Group's PR firms delivered high single-digit growth in 2013, aided by a strong fourth quarter of the year.
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Industry News In Brief (February 17, 2014)

New brands for Chlopak Leonard Schechter, Padilla CRT, Workhman; new practices at Antenna, Fastlane; new members for PR Network.
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Account News In Brief (February 17, 2014)

New business success for The Brand AMP, MMGY, Trevelino Keller, and Nancy J Friedman.
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Corporate People News In Brief (February 17, 2014)

New people in new roles at EMD Serono, Portland Cement Association, and the American Osteopathic Association.
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EMEA News In Brief (February 17, 2014)

New people in new roles at Burson-Marsteller, Hill+Knowlton; new business at Dynamo, Instinctif, Jargon PR, Pelican, CC Group.
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Weber Shandwick, Galaxy Veterans Form New Vietnamese Firm

Joel Weiden, formerly of Weber Shandwick, and Michael Phan, previously at Galaxy Communications, have formed the Communications Collective.
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Obituary: PR Veteran, Author Richard Weiner

Richard Weiner, who built his own public relations firm and authored more than 20 public relations books, died at the end of January.
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Holmes Report And ICCO Call On PR Industry To Enter 2014 World PR Report

The Holmes Report and ICCO are seeking input into the 2014 World PR Report, which ranks PR agencies and uncovers key global industry trends .
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Burson-Marsteller China CEO Matt Stafford Leaves For Australian PM's Office

Matt Stafford is departing Burson-Marsteller after less than a year as China CEO, for a senior position with Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.
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MSLGroup's Renee Wilson To Lead Cannes Lions PR Jury

Renee Wilson has been named PR jury president for the 2014 Cannes Lions.
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Independent PR Firms W2O And Lewis Up 20% In 2013

Three of the PR world's key independent agencies have delivered strong double-digit increases in revenue in 2013.
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Account News In Brief (February 24, 2014)

New business success for Burson-Marsteller, RockOrange, Fusion, PAN, Cheryl Andrews,Volume, Workhouse, Tartaglia and Bob Gold.
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Agency People News In Brief (February 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at Hill+Knowlton, Emanate, GroundFloor, Maroon.
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Corporate People News In Brief (February 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at Grocery Manufacturers Association, NBC Universal, Aerospace Corp, S&P Capital IQ, Starz, and MDC.
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EMEA News In Brief (February 24, 2014)

New people at Credit Suisse, Bupa, Hill+Knowlton, Renault, Hanover, Sermelo.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (February 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at FleishmanHillard, MSLGroup; new business success for Ogilvy, GolinHarris.
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Ogilvy London Launches New Sports Specialty

Ogilvy Public Relations/London has launched Ogilvy PR Sport and appointed Jonathan McCallum to lead the new practice.
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Elise Mitchell And Michael Frohlich Join ICCO Board

The International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) has named Elise Mitchell and Michael Frohlich to its board of management.
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Action Global Plots Russian Expansion

Action Global is set to significantly expand its Russian presence, in a bid to offer full coverage across several of the country's untapped PR markets
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Zeno Group’s Lisa Robinson Launches Health, Wellness Firm

The Zeno Group’s managing director for Los Angeles Lisa Robinson has left the firm and launched Crafted Communications focused on the health and welln
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Finn Partners Up 10% To $44m In 2013

Finn Partners is the latest midsize independent to report double-digit growth in 2013, with 10% organic growth pushing revenues beyond $44m.
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WPP PR Revenues Drop 1.7% In 2013

WPP today reported that its PR revenues dropped 1.7% in 2013, after returning to topline growth in the final quarter of last year.
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Burson Inks Deals To Take Brand Into 24 African Countries

Burson-Marsteller has inked a series of deals with its affiliates to take its brand name into 24 African countries.
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M Booth Brings On Innovators-In-Residence

M Booth has taken its own twist on the entrepreneur-in-residence concept that’s becoming more frequently adopted in marketing circles.
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Industry News In Brief (March 3, 2014)

HB Agency acquires Winans Creative; new people in new roles at Prime Research, Heyman Associates.
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Account News In Brief (March 3, 2014)

New business success for Cone, 360, Frank, KCSA, Carolyn Izzo, Imagine.
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Agency People News In Brief (March 3, 2014)

New people in new roles at Edelman, Marina Maher, Pure Communications, Haberman.
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Corporate People News In Brief (March 3, 2014)

New people in new roles at Patagonia, the National Hot Rod Association, Rivada Networks, and CASRO.
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EMEA News In Brief (March 3, 2014)

New business for John Doe, Broadgate Mainland, Headland, W; new people at Cohn & Wolfe, Instinctif, Golin, AD Communications.
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GolinHarris Unveils New Latin America Network

GolinHarris has formed a new network of offices in Latin America, bringing together more than 300 professionals in eight countries.
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Allison + Partners Promotes Senior Execs

Allison+Partners has promoted Phoenix general manager Cathy Planchard and global corporate practice head Matthew Della Croce to senior partner.
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Co-Founder Andy Marks Departs Edelman's Matter

Andy Marks is departing Matter, the sports and entertainment firm he co-founded in 2003.
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Dettman Departs Edelman After 17 Years For Senior GolinHarris Role

GolinHarris has lured Caroline Dettman away from Edelman for a newly-created role as chief creative and community officer.
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Industry News In Brief (March 10, 2014)

Finn opens in Detroit, Ackermann forges alliance, Method expands to Bay Area, plus news of two travel PR networks, and more.
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Account News In Brief (March 10, 2014)

New business success for Environics, Linhart, Henson, Fish, Arketi, Susan Davis and JoTo PR.
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Agency People News In Brief (March 10, 2014)

New people in new roles at Edelman, Jeffrey, PMK BNC, Global Strategy, CLS, Padilla CRT, Susan Davis.
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EMEA News In Brief (March 10, 2014)

New business at Unity, Shine; new people at Edelman, Broadgate Mainland.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (March 10, 2014)

New people at Edelman; new service offer at Genesis BM; new business at MSLGroup.
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Rational 360 Hires Barden As Partner

Rational 360, an independent communications and digital agency, has hired Peter Barden as partner.
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MWW Acquires LGBT Specialist Macias Media

MWW has acquired Macias Media Group, a full-service firm focused on connecting clients with the LGBT consumer space.
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2014 Global PR Summit Will Bring Together 'Game Changers'

The third Global Public Relations Summit will take place once again in Miami, from October 27-30, 2014.
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The PR Agency Model Is Dead?

The PR agency model is ripe for disruption.
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Instinctif Buys German Consultancy

Instinctif Partners, the firm previously known as College Hills, has bought German consultancy Brand Associates.
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Ogilvy & Mather Acquires Majority In Middle East's Memac Ogilvy

Ogilvy & Mather has increased its stake in Middle Eastern partner Memac Ogilvy, in which it has held minority ownership since 1998.
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Luc Missinne Exits After 19 Years With Porter Novelli

Porter Novelli has promoted Inge Boets to replace Luc Missinne as MD of the firm's Brussels office.
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Lexis Names New Management Amid Exit Of CEO Jason Gallucci

Lexis has named new management of the agency following the decision of CEO Jason Gallucci to step down.
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Account News In Brief (March 17, 2014)

New business success for Olson Engage, Lippe Taylor, Ogilvy, DKC, Clearpath, RockOrange, M&C Saatchi, Stuntman, AMPR, and A&O.
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Account News In Brief (March 17, 2014)

New business success for Olson Engage, Lippe Taylor, Ogilvy, DKC, Clearpath, RockOrange, M&C Saatchi, Stuntman, AMPR, and A&O.
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Agency People News In Brief (March 17, 2014)

New people in new roles at GolinHarris, Widmeyer Communications, and High Lantern Group.
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Corporate People News In Brief (March 17, 2014)

New people in new roles at the National Automobile Dealers Association, CSX, ReadyPac, Cysco, and Intra-Cellular Therapies.
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EMEA News In Brief (March 17, 2014)

New business at W, Cake, Escapade, Broadgate Mainland; new people at Instinctif, Cicero, Headland.
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Havas PR Picks Up 10 New Accounts

Havas PR North America has added 10 new clients, including Au Bon Pain.
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Holmes Report Brings In2 Innovation Summit To London

The Holmes Report is bringing its In2 Innovation Summit to London on 20 May 2014, the day of the EMEA SABRE Awards.
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Senior Exits At Edelman Ireland

Edelman is parting ways with the two most senior executives at its Irish operation.
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Sermo PR Network Adds New Firms And Names President

Independent PR agency network Sermo has added new partner firms in the Middle East and France, and named a new president.
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Llorente & Cuenca Enters Chilean Market Through Acquisition

Llorente & Cuenca, a corporate communications leader in Spain, Portugal and Latin America, has acquired Chilean consultancy CR Comunicaciones.
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Ogilvy Hires Ketchum's Michele Anderson To Head Chicago

Ogilvy PR has hired Ketchum’s Michele Anderson as managing director of its Chicago office, effective April 1.
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Brazil PR Review Aims To Reposition Country's Global Image

Brazil is aiming to reposition the country's global reputation by focusing specifically on its critical agribusiness sector.
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World PR Report Deadline Extended To 31 March

The deadline for the World PR Report, which ranks the world's biggest agencies and surveys industry growth and trends, has been extended to 31 March.
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Industry News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

IPR seeking papers on social impact; CHR acquires New York boutique; Paris-based Idenium partners with US firm.
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Account News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

New business success for Tier One Partners, Aspectus PR, Fish Consulting.
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Corporate People News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at US Postal Service, Sabre, Marathon Oil, Intrexon.
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Corporate People News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at US Postal Service, Sabre, Marathon Oil, Intrexon.
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EMEA News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

A new German member for IPREX; new people at Porter Novelli, Intercontinental Hotels, Cicero; new accounts for Honcho,Aspectus, Buman Media; and more.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (March 24, 2014)

New people in new roles at Ogilvy PR, Bite, Sefiani; new business success for Bite.
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Weber Shandwick Names Leslie Capstraw To Lead LA Office

Weber Shandwick has appointed industry veteran Leslie Capstraw as general manager, Los Angeles, effective immediately.
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GolinHarris Western Region Head Judy Johnson Stepping Down

Judy Johnson is leaving GolinHarris after 17 years to join Caruso Affiliated as the real-estate company’s first chief marketing and communications off
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SABRE Awards South Asia Launches 2014 Call For Entries

The 2014 SABRE Awards India has launched its call for entries.
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London In2 Innovation Summit To Focus On The Future Of Engagement

The Holmes Report's London Innovation Summit will focus on the brands, technology and talent that are shaping the future of communication and engageme
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Malaysia Airlines Calls In Ketchum For MH370 Crisis PR Counsel

Malaysia Airlines has been working with Ketchum Icon on the crisis PR response to the disappearance of flight MH370.
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Account News In Brief (March 31, 2014)

New business success at Rogers & Cowan, Lou Hammond, Fineman, Fahlgren Mortine, Tylon, Bob Gold, Krupp and more.
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Agency People News In Brief (March 31, 2014)

New people in new roles at GolinHarris, MWW, Crosby, Rogers & Cowan, Henson Consulting, Schwartz Media.
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Corporate People News In Brief (March 31, 2014)

New people in new roles at Herbalife, Leading Hotels of the World, National Association of Chemical Distributors, RCS Capital, Discovery Labs.
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EMEA News In Brief (March 31, 2014)

Kaye and Glover launch new firm; AMO and PROI add new members; Hill+Knowlton, Curzon and Ranieri add new people; Aspectus and W add new business.
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ProVision Co-Founder Sereda Launches New Agency

Win2Win Communications has been launched by Margarita Sereda, who was previously a co-founder of Pro-Vision.
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Singapore PR Firm CommunicationsDNA Shuts Down

Singapore PR firm CommunicationsDNA is closing after eight years in the market.
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Holmes Report Announces Finalists For EMEA SABRE Awards

Clients of public relations giant Edelman earned more nominations for our EMEA region Gold and Diamond SABRE Awards than those of any other agency.
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Judge Denies Class Action In MSLGroup Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

A US district court judge has denied class action status for the women suing MSLGroup for gender discrimination.
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Industry News In Brief (April 7, 2014)

Porter Novelli launches new practice; PROI adds Central American partner; Carolinas PR firms merge.
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Account News In Brief (April 7, 2014)

New business success for W2O, MWW, French West Vaughan, LFPR, King+Co, Maroon, Halo, Fetching, CPR, Adam Ritchie, and Cheryl Andrews.
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Agency People News In Brief (April 7, 2014)

New people in new roles at Englander Knabe & Allen, Burson-Marsteller, FleishmanHillard, Allison, Fetching, Nancy Friedman, GolinHarris.
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EMEA News In Brief (April 7, 2014)

New member for IPREX; new business at Exposure, Broadgate Mainland, Talk; new people at Hill+Knowlton, Lansons.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (April 7, 2014)

New people in new roles at Hill+Knowlton Strategies; new business success for GolinHarris, Bite.
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Ketchum And Ogilvy Each Earn Four EMEA In2 SABREs

Creative and thought leadership work by Ketchum and Ogilvy Public Relations has earned those firms four In2 SABREs.
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Next 15 Bounces Back To Growth In First Half Of 2014

Next 15’s organic revenues have grown by 4% to £49m in the first half of 2014, after a disappointing 2013 in which the UK-based holding company faced
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Industry News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New practices at WPP Group, Racepoint and Child's Play; a new degree program at Florida International University.
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Account News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New business success for Finn Partners, French West Vaughan, DStreet, EGC Group, Buffalo, and Brandware.
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Agency People News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New people in new roles at GolinHarris, MSLGroup, Buffalo, and Boom.
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Corporate People News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New people in new roles at CBS, Ford, Retale, Massey Services, Associa.
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EMEA News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New people in new roles at Gumtree, Octopus; new business for Atomic, Hotwire, Instinctif, Jargon, Publicasity, CCGroup.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (April 14, 2014)

New business success for Weber Shandwick, Hoffman, Bite; new people at Edelman.
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Dave Senay To Receive Individual Achievement SABRE Award

Dave Senay will receive a SABRE Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement at our annual dinner in New York, May 6.
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Ketchum, Weber Shandwick, Edelman Lead Americas SABRE Nominations

Clients of multinational agencies Ketchum, Weber Shandwick and Edelman each received more than 20 nominations for the Gold and Diamond SABRE Awards.
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UK Post Office Names 8 Firms To New PR Roster

The UK’s Post Office has named eight PR firms to its new roster, as it aims to implement ambitious commercial plans.
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BlueFocus PR Division Revenues Rise To $271m In 2013

China's BlueFocus has reported PR revenues of $271m in 2013, after reorganizing its PR and digital operations under the BlueDigital brand.
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Breaking Down The Eye-Catching Growth At China's BlueFocus

The announcement of Chinese group BlueFocus’ 2013 revenues has attracted plenty of attention around the PR world.
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Account News In Brief (April 21, 2014)

New business success for Trevelino/Keller, Pollack, Beehive, and Bob Gold.
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Agency People News In Brief (April 21, 2014)

New people in new positions at Falls Communications, Gibbs & Soell, and GolinHarris.
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EMEA News In Brief (April 21, 2014)

Focus makes an acquisition; new people in new roles at Cubitt, OgilvyHealth; new business at haberlein & mauerer, Atomic, Jargon.
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Asia-Pacific News In Brief (April 21, 2014)

New people at Edelman, Hill+Knowlton, Hoffman; and a new account at Weber Shandwick.
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Dee Dee Myers To Lead Comms For Warner Bros

Former White House press secretary Dee Dee Myers has been named executive VP, worldwide corporate communications and public affairs for Warner Bros.
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Kelly McGinnis To Receive Individual Achievement SABRE

Her leadership at Dell, and in her new position as CCO at Levi Strauss, earned her one of our SABRE Awards for Outstanding Individual Achievement.
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Q1 2014 PR Results: Double-Digit Growth At IPG, Omnicom Firms Up 1.2%

Interpublic Group PR firms have posted another strong quarter of growth, up by double-digits for the first three months of this year.
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Holmes Report Announces Americas Agency Of The Year Finalists

The five firms in the running for Large Agency of the Year are Edelman, FleishmanHillard, GolinHarris, Ketchum, and Weber Shandwick
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Edelman Makes Russell Dubner US Head, Mark Hass Steps Down

Edelman has promoted Russell Dubner, head of its New York operation, to US president and CEO to oversee its $450 million US business across 14 offices
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Q1 2014: WPP PR Firms Sustain Growth With 1.9% Increase

WPP's PR firms have sustained their quarterly growth after a prolonged period of decline, according to the group's Q1 trading update today.
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In2Summit London: Sanofi And Tata To Lead 'Tomorrow's Talent' Panel

Senior comms innovators will discuss the shifting talent paradigm at the Holmes Report's In2Summit on 20 May in London.
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Industry News In Brief (April 28, 2014)

Lambert Edwards acquires another Michigan-based firm; IPREX adds Denver member; Blue Star launches international network.
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Account News In Brief (April 28, 2014)

New business success for Zapwater, Coyne, R&J, Stuntman, Driven, M&C Saatchi, Roar Media.
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Agency People News In Brief (April 28, 2014)

New people in new roles at Fenton, Hill+Knowlton Strategies, GolinHarris.
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Corporate People News In Brief (April 28, 2014)

New people in new roles at American Water Works, Outrigger Enterprises, C Spire.
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EMEA News In Brief (April 28, 2014)

Silvia Kušnírová launches new firm; new people at Flybe, Blue Rubicon; new clients at Blue Rubicon, Zeno; Canela joins ECCO network.
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Ketchum Elects Nine New Partners

Ketchum has elected nine new partners, including Ken Eudy, CEO of the firm’s Capstrat business unit, based in Raleigh.
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APCO, Text 100, ReviveHealth, Group Gordon Named Best Places To Work

APCO Worldwide, Text 100, ReviveHealth and Group Gordon have been voted by their employees as the Best Agencies to Work For in the United States.