People moving 12/1/11 – Press Relations

The new owners of Charlton Athletic Football Club have employed the services of former Bradford & Bingley comms chief Tony McGarahan as PR adviser. (Source: PR Week)

Burson-Marsteller has recruited Sarah Hagan as a director in its corporate, issues and technological practice. She joins from GlaxoSmithKline. (Source: PR Week)

News International has appointed ex-2018 and Chelsea comms chief Simon Greenberg. (Source: PR Week)

Hill & Knowlton’s global CEO Paul Taaffe has resigned after 18 years and will be replaced by global chairman Jack Martin. (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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