Virgin Trains appoints Kaper for PR and social media

Virgin Trains has appointed Kaper to handle its PR and social media work following a competitive pitch consolidating the briefs into one agency for the first time. Virgin Trains runs the East Coast and West Coast UK rail franchises. The remit for the new brief spans brand engagement for the Virgin Trains masterbrand, social content… Continue reading Virgin Trains appoints Kaper for PR and social media

Grayling wins Women in Rail comms brief

Grayling has been chosen to deliver a wide-ranging integrated communications brief for Women in Rail, following a four-way pitch. Over the next two years, the agency will showcase the positive impact made by women railway workers. Its partnerships with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Angel Trains will help Women in Rail drive change within the industry.… Continue reading Grayling wins Women in Rail comms brief

Online GP surgery Push Doctor appoints Hotwire

Europe’s largest online doctor consultation service, Push Doctor, selected Hotwire as its integrated comms agency yesterday, following a six-way pitch. Hotwire will raise awareness of the brand through strategic creative campaigns. According to Push Doctor’s CEO, the team impressed it with key market insights informing a highly strategic approach. “When we met Hotwire, we knew instantly that… Continue reading Online GP surgery Push Doctor appoints Hotwire

Travel PR wins Cinco Jotas brief

Spanish jamón brand Cinco Jotas has appointed Travel PR to position it as the UK’s best producer of Spanish cured ham. Virginia Webb, associate director, will lead the account with support from account manager Rebecca Milne and the agency will work with Cinco Jotas’ in-house communications team to develop an integrated UK campaign. It will… Continue reading Travel PR wins Cinco Jotas brief

London Marriott Hotel County Hall appoints Smarts

London Marriott Hotel County Hall has appointed Smarts Communicate as its PR and content agency on Tuesday (June 6), following a four-way pitch. Smarts will deliver integrated communications campaigns, influencer outreach and media relations to position the five-star venue as the luxury option on London’s South Bank, following its renovation in 2016. “We wanted a fearless… Continue reading London Marriott Hotel County Hall appoints Smarts

Cyprus Tourism Organisation appoints Rooster PR

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation has appointed Rooster PR to manage its press office and deliver a series of creative campaigns. Rooster PR will promote Cyprus as a safe, accessible destination with the perfect year-round climate. It will be responsible for news generation, press trip coordination, crisis management, developing and implementing the destination’s PR plan and managing… Continue reading Cyprus Tourism Organisation appoints Rooster PR

Four Rain wins “smart street” brief

Four Rain will spearhead the New West End Company’s consumer comms for its world-first “smart street” concept, set to launch this month. The retail PR specialist will deliver an integrated marketing and communications plan and work closely with the New West End Company to attract inspiring and dynamic brand partners for the global launch. Bird Street… Continue reading Four Rain wins “smart street” brief

Moshulu hands consumer brief to Energy PR

British shoe retailer Moshulu has appointed Energy PR to raise awareness of its brand and encourage younger generations to re-evaluate its offering. Lead by Susannah Morgan, the agency will manage Moshulu’s creative programme, incorporating media relations, content creation and influencer engagement. It will also help the retailer celebrate its 20-year anniversary. “Moshulu is a fun… Continue reading Moshulu hands consumer brief to Energy PR

Jim Chapman appoints Dundas Communications

Presenter and YouTube star Jim Chapman has appointed Dundas Communications as he looks to grow his brand and reach new audiences. The partnership comes ahead of the release of Chapman’s book ‘147 Things: A Definitive Guide to the Universe, from the Big Bang to Bellybuttons’ in October. Dundas will work on an retained basis with the vlogger, author,… Continue reading Jim Chapman appoints Dundas Communications

Havas PR wins Wynsors shoe store brief

Wynsors World of Shoes has appointed Havas PR, following a three way pitch. Wynsors World of Shoes is the trading name of Courtesy Shoes Limited, which comprises a chain of over 40 shoe stores in England. The agency’s first brief is to highlight Wynsors ‘Back to School’ offer, one of the most competitive trading periods in… Continue reading Havas PR wins Wynsors shoe store brief