Cision launches unmissable comms event – CommsCon

Cision has launched CommsCon, a communications congress which will showcase the revolution sweeping across the earned media landscape. The biggest names in the business will gather at London’s Hawker House on Tuesday 6 November to discuss the unique opportunity PR professionals have to make their mark in a world riven by fake news and falling consumer… Continue reading Cision launches unmissable comms event – CommsCon

Forbes: We want to build long-term relationships with PRs

Forbes Europe works best with PRs, companies and entrepreneurs that develop long-term relationships with the title, Forbes Europe editor Alex Wood revealed at today’s exclusive Cision media briefing. Speaking to a packed audience of PR professionals, Wood explained that he has an “old fashioned” view of how PRs and journalists can work together. “For me personally, it… Continue reading Forbes: We want to build long-term relationships with PRs

WIRED: We want to be surprised and surprise our readers

WIRED wants to shine a light on the people driving change across the globe, its senior editor Matt Burgess said today at an exclusive Cision media briefing. James Temperton, the title’s digital editor, highlighted its coverage of Russian trolls and Brexit to illustrate how WIRED provides in-depth analysis, often before a story breaks as hard… Continue reading WIRED: We want to be surprised and surprise our readers

Why PR measurement is as revolutionary as the printing press

Demand for PR measurement services is booming. According to industry analysts Burton-Taylor, analytics is the fastest growing segment within the media intelligence sector. What’s more, the technology driving this measurement revolution is having a transformational effect on the media as a whole, as Nadin Vernon, strategy consultant at PRIME Research, highlighted last night. “Just as… Continue reading Why PR measurement is as revolutionary as the printing press

Cision partners with Women in Journalism for events programme

Networking, campaigning and training body Women in Journalism has partnered with Cision to deliver an events programme that supports female journalists as they grow their careers. The programme will consist of monthly seminars and panels looking at issues shaping the industry – from nurturing diversity in the newsroom to the future of the media. Upcoming speakers… Continue reading Cision partners with Women in Journalism for events programme

Stylist: We want our Visible Women campaign to make a difference

Lisa Smosarski, Stylist’s editor-in-chief, detailed how the brand is using its voice to highlight issues affecting its readership at an exclusive Cision media briefing on Thursday. Appearing alongside Anita Bhagwandas and Arabella Greenhill, the title’s beauty director and fashion director respectively, Smosarski outlined how Stylist produces content to satisfy its “time-poor, thought-rich” female audience at Weber Shandwick’s offices… Continue reading Stylist: We want our Visible Women campaign to make a difference

Do women have equal opportunities and pay in the media?

This was the debate chaired by senior editor of The Economist, Anne McElvoy to a panel that included, Miriam Gonzales, Founder of Inspiring Girls and partner of law firm Dechert LLP, Sue Ryan, head of training for The Mail Publishing Group, Charlotte Ross, deputy editor of The Evening Standard, Dazed weekend editor and gal-dem.com deputy editor… Continue reading Do women have equal opportunities and pay in the media?

Cision webinar to reveal how to build a tech brand with earned media

Staying ahead in tech PR requires constant innovation. Today’s breakthroughs are tomorrow’s old news, and it can be tough to convey the benefits of complex technologies to key target audiences. But there are also big opportunities for brands that can communicate their propositions in ways that excite and inspire their stakeholders – and this month’s… Continue reading Cision webinar to reveal how to build a tech brand with earned media

Cision celebrates Cision Gorkana Jobs relaunch

Cision hosted an event at its Canary Wharf HQ to mark the relaunch of Cision Gorkana Jobs and the launch of new journalist site Journo Resources last Thursday (February 1), reports Cision’s Luize Lazdane. Central to the event was a special panel debate about the future of journalism and how to build your career – featuring Journo Resources founder… Continue reading Cision celebrates Cision Gorkana Jobs relaunch

Society of Editors debates the crisis in our courts and how to solve it

An expert panel discussed how to safeguard British court reporting in the age of digital media at this week’s Society of Editors seminar, Cision’s Josh Gray reports. This week’s seminar at the Telegraph offices, sponsored by Cision, brought a panel of experts together to discuss the challenges facing court reporting and propose solutions. The five-man panel consisted… Continue reading Society of Editors debates the crisis in our courts and how to solve it