Cision’s Tom Ritchie to deliver keynote speech at B2B Marketing Expo

Tom Ritchie, Cision EMIA’s product director, will deliver a keynote speech at next week’s B2B Marketing Expo. The B2B Marketing Expo, the leading marketing event in the UK, showcases the tools, techniques and systems revolutionising B2B marketing at London’s ExCeL on 21 and 22 March, 2018. Thousands of the world’s top marketing professionals will gather… Continue reading Cision’s Tom Ritchie to deliver keynote speech at B2B Marketing Expo

Scottish conveyancer appoints Clarion for B2B and trade PR

Land and property search firm Millar & Bryce has appointed Clarion Communications to spearhead its trade and B2B PR in Scotland. Clarion’s primary brief is to handle brand building and content generation to help the 140-year-old property firm cement a reputation as a major contributor to the Scottish “conveyancing conversation”. “Millar & Bryce has an unrivalled… Continue reading Scottish conveyancer appoints Clarion for B2B and trade PR

Smoking Gun PR wins Les Mills brief

Fitness brand Les Mills has appointed Smoking Gun PR to deliver a 12-month campaign. Les Mills workouts are licensed by 17,500 partners in 100 countries around the world and they have over 130,000 certified instructors bringing their workouts to life. The brief is to build awareness of the brand, its classes and world leading health… Continue reading Smoking Gun PR wins Les Mills brief

It Works appoints new trio

Leeds-based digital agency It Works has appointed Kate Roodt as client services manager, James Nuttall as content and outreach specialist and Andre Hughes as SEO executive. Roodt has more than seven years agency experience at Leeds agency ilk, in both traditional PR as well as creative account management working with B2B and B2C clients. Nuttall joins… Continue reading It Works appoints new trio

PHA hires Ketchum’s Tom Green

PHA Media has hired Tom Green as a senior account director in the company’s Technology and Innovation Team. Green will be heading up the B2B branch of the technology team. He has previously worked at Ketchum and Weber Shandwick. Green said: “The tech team at PHA is ambitious, driven and riding a wave of great client wins and industry… Continue reading PHA hires Ketchum’s Tom Green

Cannes advertising festival appoints Propeller PR

Ascential, the company that owns the Cannes Lions awards and festival, has hired Propeller PR to aid its comms strategy ahead of this year’s advertising and creativity festival which takes place in the south of France next month. The agency will support the existing Cannes Lions press office team and target specific messages and themes around the international festival of creativity… Continue reading Cannes advertising festival appoints Propeller PR

Shout out for Corporate, Financial and B2B case studies

Gorkana PR News is looking for contribution of recent Corporate, Financial and B2B case studies. If your agency or organisation has recently launched a great campaign with demonstrable results we want to hear from you here at Gorkana. Over the years we have had a range of excellent contributions from the PR and communications community… Continue reading Shout out for Corporate, Financial and B2B case studies

Infinite Global appoints Cameron Webb as head of branding and creative

Infinite Global has appointed Cameron Webb as head of branding and creative as it looks to expand its creative services offering. Webb will be based in the firm’s London office. He will lead Infinite Global’s creative department, focusing on expanding the practice and integrating brand and creative services into the firm’s communications offering. With 20… Continue reading Infinite Global appoints Cameron Webb as head of branding and creative

Former Sky comms director Julian Eccles joins Travelport as VP for PR and corporate communications

Travel commerce platform Travelport has appointed former Sky communications director Julian Eccles as vice president for PR and corporate communications. Eccles replaces Kate Aldridge who will leave the company ‘later in the year’. Julian’s previous roles include VP corporate communications at the international telecoms and media company Millicom and communications director positions at the European… Continue reading Former Sky comms director Julian Eccles joins Travelport as VP for PR and corporate communications

Prohibition hires account director

Yorkshire-based social media agency Prohibition PR has hired Ella Sykes as an account director to boost its growth strategy and bolster its B2B offering. Sykes recently spent five years at ilk, leading on campaigns for brands such as KPMG and Barratt Homes. Prior to that she specialised in food PR and marketing. Sykes said: “I have been… Continue reading Prohibition hires account director