Opinion: Why we’re in the dying days of spin

Steph Bailey, FleishmanHillard Fishburn managing director, corporate, details what the agency uncovered in its recent Dying days of spin report into issues consumers expect companies to take a stand on. There has never been a better time to be in PR. Seriously. After long years in the marketing wilderness our discipline is finally getting its turn in… Continue reading Opinion: Why we’re in the dying days of spin

Opinion: Cannes Lions proves brands need to take risks

Lauren Winter, head of brand and consumer marketing, EMEA, at FleishmanHillard Fishburn, details why the importance of brands taking risks was her big Cannes Lions takeaway. If last year was the year of AI, then the theme of Cannes this year was the year of NI: Not Interested. As I paced between panels and talks… Continue reading Opinion: Cannes Lions proves brands need to take risks

FleishmanHillard Fishburn launches international affairs unit

FleishmanHillard Fishburn (FHF) has launched an international affairs unit to deliver comms and issues management campaigns for countries, multilateral agencies and NGOs. FHF International Affairs will support clients on economic, geopolitical and humanitarian issues including trade and investment, Brexit, foreign policy, disputes and international development. The unit will focus on four areas on international affairs;… Continue reading FleishmanHillard Fishburn launches international affairs unit

FleishmanHillard Fishburn bolsters consumer team with three new hires

FleishmanHillard Fishburn has hired Sherawaye Hagger, Pip Solway and Emma Padden as directors to enhance its consumer team’s strategic offering. Padden joins the firm from M&C Saatchi PR and will lead its consumer health offering. Solway will focus on FMCG and consumer tech and has worked at M&C Saatchi PR and Edelman. Hagger spent time… Continue reading FleishmanHillard Fishburn bolsters consumer team with three new hires

International Women’s Day: Succeeding as a woman in PR

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Cision spoke to eight industry-leading women, asking them why they went into PR, if they’ve encountered adversity due to their gender, whether the PR landscape is changing for women and what advice they have for women entering the industry. Sarah Hall, PR and marketing agency owner, founder of #FuturePRoof and president… Continue reading International Women’s Day: Succeeding as a woman in PR

FleishmanHillard Fishburn hires business development director

FleishmanHillard Fishburn has appointed Lyndsay Haywood as director of business development in its London office. Haywood will support new business opportunities across all of the agency’s practices. She was previously a partner and director at Lansons. In her 17 years at the agency she directed its corporate, crisis and B2B accounts. She was also responsible… Continue reading FleishmanHillard Fishburn hires business development director

FleishmanHillard Fishburn wins Flemish economic development brief

Economic development agency Flanders Investment & Trade has enlisted FleishmanHillard Fishburn to promote inward investment and business growth in the Flanders region in Belgium. With a focus on media relations, the agency will target small and medium-sized British businesses expanding into Europe – particularly in technology-related sectors. Ludo Baynham-Herd, account director in FHF’s corporate practice, will lead… Continue reading FleishmanHillard Fishburn wins Flemish economic development brief

Political heavyweights DeLuca and Snowball join FleishmanHillard Fishburn

Nick DeLuca, a senior political advisor, and Tim Snowball, the former Lib Dem comms director and chief of staff, have joined FleishmanHillard Fishburn. The pair will strengthen the agency’s public and international affairs offering, and support its recently formed international affairs unit. With more than 30 years experience in politics, campaigning and corporate affairs, DeLuca… Continue reading Political heavyweights DeLuca and Snowball join FleishmanHillard Fishburn

Most read people news on Gorkana News

Your bitesize update on the latest People News and Moves featured on Gorkana News: LEWIS appoints Daniel Cohen to senior vice president LEWIS has appointed Grayling’s Daniel Cohen as senior vice president EMEA brand, as  it looks to expand its consumer brand and digital businesses. Cohen will begin his role at LEWIS’ London HQ from June… Continue reading Most read people news on Gorkana News

FleishmanHillard Fishburn promotes Steph Bailey to MD

FleishmanHillard Fishburn  has promoted Steph Bailey to MD and hired another senior director and partner, Michael Hartt. Bailey is now the managing director of the firm’s corporate practice in London, while Hartt will lead its portfolio of geopolitical clients in London. Jim Donaldson, CEO of FleishmanHillard in London, said: “We’re so proud of the stunning… Continue reading FleishmanHillard Fishburn promotes Steph Bailey to MD