People Moving 01/12/10 – Advertising

The permanent secretary for government communication Matt Tee has quit his role, and will leave the cabinet office in March. Tee is one of the highest paid government communicators, and his role will not be replaced. (Source: Brand Republic)

Amar Urhekar has been promoted to representative director and president of McCann Healthcare Worldwide Japan. He takes over the role from John Cahill. (Source: Brand Republic)

Sky News producer Jem Maidment has been appointed head of comms at global commercial analytics company Nunwood. He started on 15 November. (Source: Brand Republic)

Two changes at Lexis Public Relations, as Emma Newell has been promoted to head of sport and Gareth Griffiths becomes client services director. (Source: Brand Republic)

Pets at Home has recruited Greggs’ customer and service director Scott Jefferson to the position of marketing director. (Source: Brand Republic)




“Before we all sink into a slough of digital dystopian despair, it might be worth considering this: is this a sign of the strength, not weakness, of revelatory journalism in the digital age?”

Charlie Beckett, director of POLIS at the London School of Economics, reacts to news that the UK government forced the Guardian into destroying hard drives that contained information leaked by Edward Snowden.

(Source: POLIS)


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