Holmes Report 24 Jan 2016 // 8:20PM GMT
SINGAPORE—Golin has been appointed by Nespresso Singapore on a retainer basis for a period of one year. The firm will be responsible for driving Nespresso's brand and sustainability communications efforts, including content development and executing a media, influencer and stakeholder engagement strategy
NEW DELHI—WPP-owned Professional Public Relations Worldwide has launched in India, with offices in Delhi, Mumbai, and Bengaluru. The PPR team will be led by Vandana Sandhir, country lead; Bhuvnesh Chawla, business lead; and Mona Puri, managing partner – North. Sandhir was most recently India practice chair, corporate and financial, at Genesis Burson-Marsteller.
MUMBAI—20:20 MSL has appointed Srinivas Krishnan (pictured), former editor of Business Standard Motoring, as senior advisor to its auto practice. Srinivas joins 20:20 MSL from Porsche, where he was head of press for the India market. Srinivas began his career in the advertising industry in copywriting and client servicing roles at Frank Simoes, Triton and Leo Burnett. In his new role, he will work closely with the auto practice across the offices of 20:20 MSL.
SINGAPORE—Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has appointed Camilla Chiam as vice president of PR and communications for Asia Pacific. She reports directly to Thorsten Kirschke, president, Asia Pacific, and will be a member of the Asia Pacific executive committee. Before joining Carlson Rezidor, Chiam was head of group corporate communications, at Pontiac Land Group and Patina Hotels & Resorts.