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Another Word Communications wins The Body Shop pitch to manage its corporate and sustainability comms

Another Word Communications has been appointed by the ethical skincare company, The Body Shop, to manage its corporate and sustainability communications following a competitive pitch.

4 years ago in People News

Davos 2016: how PRs can realise the true opportunity this week's forum presents

This week's World Economic Forum (WEF), held in Davos and commonly referred to by its place-name, is both star-studded, including celebrities from Bono to Leonardo DiCaprio, and attended by heavyweight business and world leaders, from Draghi to Tsipras. Many key comms professionals and PRs and their clients attend, but what is the real PR opportunity Davos presents? And do you need to be at an event which could cost an individual, according to International Business Times, an average of £22,000 in the last couple of years to attend, writes Kaltrina Bylykbashi.

4 years ago in People News

Renewable energy company Green & Smart appoints Luther Pendragon to support float

Green & Smart, a Malaysian renewable energy company that generates power from biogas, has brought in Luther Pendragon to support its planned IPO on London's AIM.

4 years ago in Pitch Wins

NEWS ANALYSIS: What brands can do to stay on the right side of climate crisis coverage as COP21 puts it up the agenda

As world leaders meet at COP21 in Paris over the next two weeks to discuss how to tackle the global climate change crisis, the media’s increased focus on the environment presents an opportunity for brands. However, they need to be genuine and cautious, comms experts warn.

4 years ago in Industry Features

Crop Protection Association briefs Cohn & Wolfe

WPP agency Cohn & Wolfe has been chosen by The Crop Protection Association (CPA), to advise on media relations and issues management, following a competitive pitch.

4 years ago in Pitch Wins

PR professionals are urged to plan measurement at the start of their campaigns as AMEC releases new Guide to Measurement at ICCO conference

PR professionals should ensure measurement is planned and built into their PR programmes before they launch and not wait until campaigns have ended, urges AMEC in its updated document The PR Professional's Definitive Guide to Measurement, produced in conjunction with the ICCO (International Communications Consultancy Organisation) and the PRCA (Public Relations Consultants Association).

4 years ago in People News

Engineering firm Vantage Power hires Proof Communication for PR support

Vantage Power, an engineering firm which creates engine components to reduce urban vehicle emissions, has brought in Proof to handle its PR and press office.

4 years ago in Pitch Wins

Headland Consultancy launches David Attenborough-backed Global Apollo initiative

The Global Apollo Program, a campaign aimed at driving down energy prices and encouraging businesses to invest in renewable energies, backed by Sir David Attenborough, has brought in Headland to provide PR support.

4 years ago in Pitch Wins

Gaming giant Electronic Arts appoints Havas SE Cake as UK PR agency

Electronic Arts (EA) has brought in Havas SE Cake as its retained UK PR agency, following a competitive pitch.

4 years ago in Pitch Wins

Gorkana meets...Southern Daily Echo

The popularity of five-legged hamsters, the fortunes of Southampton FC, and the challenge of adapting to a digital world of User Generated Content were just some of the topics covered by Ian Murray, editor-in-chief of the Southern Daily Echo in an exclusive Gorkana briefing in Southampton this week (Wednesday).

4 years ago in People News