PR

PR boss Frohlich takes charge at Ogilvy UK

Ogilvy has chosen its EMEA PR boss Michael Frohlich (below) to replace Annette King as head of all its UK operations. King left last year to become Publicis Groupe’s first UK country manager (she was last spotted somewhere on gardening ...

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Sadoun produces a Microsoft rabbit out of the hat for Marcel

When new Publicis Groupe CEO Arthur Sadoun caused a storm on La Croisette last June by saying he was pulling out of awards – including Cannes – for a year to fund a new internal intelligence tool called Marcel one ...

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Martin promotes Costello in female management makeover

The Martin Agency has named Karen Costello (below) as its new CCO following the departure of agency veteran Joe Alexander last last year amid harassment claims. Costello joined the agency as ECD in mid-2017, leading its Mondelez business. Jerry Hoak ...

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British Business Bank appoints Engine for content brief

The nascent British Business Bank is one of the UK government’s better ideas (so long as they don’t flog it off, like everything else) and it’s appointed Engine to run a content and promotional campaign, kicking off in March. Customer ...

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Tesco’s rotten turkeys are a harbinger of retail gloom

Just when Tesco boss Dave Lewis thought he could sit down to Christmas lunch in relative peace – a turkey from Tesco? – the dreaded Christmas banana skin struck and Tesco customers across the land started complaining about rotten turkeys ...

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