M&C Saatchi PR has hired Julian Cirrone of Lexis as its first creative director as the agency looks to further expand its creative offering.
The Driver Vehicle and Licensing Agency has launched a social media-driven campaign warning car owners to beware of online and phone scammers.
PRWeek takes a sidelong look at recruitment in public sector comms. Do you fancy Rebecca Smith’s job as head of media for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence?
The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has appointed senior government communicator Toby Nation as its director of comms, PRWeek has learned.
The Forestry Commission has appointed Freshwater UK to spearhead a national PR campaign and blogger engagement activity promoting its Highway Rat Activity Trails.
Leeds City Council’s ‘Dying matters’ campaign has successfully transformed discussing death and bereavement from a virtual taboo into a cultural norm.
Ogilvy has promoted Ogilvy PR’s EMEA chief Michael Frohlich to chief executive of Ogilvy UK, heading up all the integrated businesses.
Online card and gift retailer Moonpig has worked with NHS Blood & Transplant for its Valentine’s Day campaign this year – focused on encouraging couples to think about organic donations if their partner falls ill.
Unilever is threatening to pull ad investment from platforms that “create divisions in society”, in what will be seen as a thinly veiled warning to YouTube and Facebook.
American snowboarder Red Gerard was the first athlete to win a gold medal at this year’s Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.