In creating the South African government's special website in memory of Nelson Mandela, the comms team negotiated the awkward challenge of ranking tributes paid by world leaders.More
"Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost a father." Whoever wrote South African president Jacob Zuma's speech on the passing of the man who broke apartheid had a long time to choose his words, and proved up to the task.
Amazon, the online retailer, this week released a video announcing it is experimenting using small "drones" to deliver packages directly to customers.
Headphones company Beats Electronics has brought in John Doe as it prepares to launch a music streaming service to rival Spotify.
DraftFCB is overhauling its global structure and has hired Sebastien Desclée, the former chief executive of Publicis Belgium and sister agency Duval Guillaume Modem, as the president of a new DraftFCB International division.
Ketchum's healthcare division has been hit by a double blow with the resignation of its global head Amanda Sefton and a slew of UK job cuts.
ZenithOptimedia has promoted Sébastien Danet, the president of ZenithOptimedia France and chairman of VivaKi France, to the additional role of chairman of the new sub-network containing Walker Media.
Flybe, the budget airline, has called a review of its estimated £7 million ad account.
Barclays is conducting a review of all of its agency relationships in a process managed by Oystercatchers.
Aegis Media's Vizeum has won the £10 million media planning and buying business for RSA's insurance brand MoreThan, previously held by Starcom MediaVest Group.
France's farmers have issued a €2.2m tender for PR agencies capable of positioning the country's cheeses as a modern lifestyle choice for Japanese, Chinese and South Koreans.
Sharing of branded video has increased 50-fold since 2006, with Unilever's Dove "real beauty sketches" experiencing close to a 70-fold increase on the brand's most shared ad in 2006 compared to 2013.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has released a series of dramatic posters reconstructing images seen by war photographers, to convey the importance of allowing access to healthcare in conflicts.
Nexus/H, the full-service agency, has been awarded the global digital account for Miller Genuine Draft, the lager brand distributed by SABMiller.
The former Virgin Media chief marketing officer, now executive consultant, on Virgin's integration with Liberty Global and making the leap from CMO to the boardroom.
Universal Pictures has risen through the viral chart to second place this week, while Jean-Claude van Damme's "epic split" for Volvo Trucks remains on top with 429,729 share.
M&C Saatchi has confirmed the sale of 75.1 per cent of Walker Media for £36 million to Publicis Groupe, as revealed by Campaign last week.
Creston has backed Loooped, a new creative agency focused on healthcare led by former TBWA\Paling Walters executives Andy Hayley and Dick Dunford.
Heinz is involved in a pitch for its global media planning and buying business, which has been held by Vizeum in the UK for the past nine years.
Danish investment bank Saxo Bank has appointed Hudson Sandler to support its global comms efforts.
Mail Online is set to unveil plans for a launch in Sydney, Australia through a partnership with established digital media company Mi9.
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