People moving 11/10/10 – Press Relations

Polydor Records’ Selina Webb has been promoted to the new position of senior director, communications for Universal Music UK. (Source: PR Week)

The Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre (SECC) has brought in Virgin Group comms stalwart Will Whitehorn as a non-executive director. (Source: PR Week)

Weber Shandwick director Sam Barnes has joined Axon Communications as director of PR. (Source: PR Week)

Mark de Wolf, head of Ketchum Pleon’s European technology practice, has joined Man Bites Dog as a board director to lead its technology team. (Source: PR Week)

Royal Mail has appointed Lloyds Banking Group’s former comms director, Shane O’Riordain, for its top comms role. (Source: PR Week)

Clare Moore-Bridger is leaving Fishburn Hedges in January to become eBay’s UK corporate communications leader. (Source: PR Week)




“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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