MOVES AND MANDATES
FRIDAY 8 DEC 2017 10:42 AM
FORBES MEDIA PROMOTES RANDALL LANE TO CHIEF CONTENT OFFICER
Forbes Media has announced Randall Lane as its chief content officer. In this new role, Lane is responsible for editorial content across all platforms. Specifically, Lane will focus on integrating editorial content across digital and print, developing more editorial franchises and working with contributors and the Forbes editorial team to develop more multiplatform reporting. He will continue to serve as the editor of Forbes magazine.
FRIDAY 8 DEC 2017 10:39 AM
AMANDA COLEMAN ELECTED 2018 PR AND COMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL VICE-CHAIRMAN
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has revealed that Amanda Coleman FPRCA, head of corporate communications, Greater Manchester Police, has been elected as the vice-chairman of the PR and Communications Council 2018.
FRIDAY 8 DEC 2017 10:31 AM
HOTWIRE APPOINTS FIRST DIRECTOR OF CORPORATE STRATEGY
Global communications agency Hotwire has appointed Adele Breen as its first director of corporate strategy. As a member of the Hotwire UK board, Breen is responsible for overseeing the business’ focus on emerging sectors and for delivering specialist analyst relations, crisis comms and executive comms projects.
MONDAY 4 DEC 2017 12:59 PM
2018 SUZY SPIRIT AWARD NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES
The annual Suzy Spirit Award, which seeks to recognise the unsung heroes of the comms industry, is now open for entries. For the first time in its five-year existence, the award is part of this year’s PRmoment Awards 2018.
THURSDAY 30 NOV 2017 12:37 PM
MERKLE APPOINTS MICHAEL KOMASINSKI AS EMEA PRESIDENT
Merkle, a technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency, and part of the Dentsu Aegis Network, has appointed Michael Komasinski as its president of EMEA to drive the agency’s ambitious growth strategy across the region.
WEDNESDAY 29 NOV 2017 4:29 PM
CLEAR CHANNEL INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS RICHARD CROSS AS CHIEF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OFFICER
Clear Channel International (CCI), the global out-of-home advertising firm, has appointed Richard Cross to the newly created role of chief digital transformation officer (CDTO).