H+K London wins Lawn Tennis Association brief

by H+K United Kingdom

June 29, 2017

H+K London wins Lawn Tennis Association brief

LONDON – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) London was appointed by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) earlier this year to develop and implement an integrated communications plan following Great Britain’s historic Davis Cup win last year. This led to the Davis Cup Legacy programme and the LTA’s biggest grass roots initiative, Tennis for Kids in partnership with … Read more

Fringe event – Keeping the Lights on: New Statesman with ESB

There was a good deal of agreement from the panel on the lamentable lack of a coherent, system-wide approach to keeping our lights on while addressing our need to reduce carbon emissions. Each took turns to explore the challenges that the energy industry and British economy more broadly faces in the coming decades. As expected … Read more

What exactly is an industrial strategy?

What is Theresa May’s ‘industrial strategy’ exactly? No one at the Labour conference is too sure.  I have not heard a single business figure from the various transport, energy and infrastructure fringes I’ve been to get excited about it.  The reason for this goes beyond its vagueness. If we take two sectors as examples, energy … Read more

Can’t-miss Cannes

Cannes Lions

Next week, the worlds of communications, media and advertising descend on Cannes for another International Festival of Creativity. While one of the biggest draws is the people you meet and the pool of new business, talent and potential partnerships; I get more FOMO at Cannes Lions than any other festival in the world. And that’s … Read more

The Cannes Before the Storm

Coast

THE DAY BEFORE THE CANNES FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY BEGINS IN EARNEST is a ballet of well-managed chaos. Some venues are still being built and painted, agencies furiously slap up posters promoting their events, and the infamous Gutter Bar — the perennial Cannes watering hole — still has empty seats. But unlike other conferences (and I’ve … Read more

Cannes trends across social

The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity has come to an end for 2017. Last week, Allison Adams looked at what the most popular topics of conversation were across social media before the Festival began. Using our partner for social listening and Sherlock+, our proprietary tool, we used Brandwatch to analyse what the most anticipated sessions … Read more

Playing with Pride: Sports’ responsibility to the LGBT community

There’s a saying in our industry, “it’s PR not ER”. It’s used to remind us that we’re not doctors or nurses working through the night on matters of life and death. It’s ‘just’ brand campaigns. But is that doing the impact of our work a disservice? The role our campaigns have in dictating social narratives … Read more

Hill+Knowlton Strategies wins Embraer’s Global Agency of Record

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL (28 June 2017) – After a highly competitive pitch process, Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) becomes Embraer’s first global AOR. The ambitious, yearlong campaign will strengthen Embraer’s profile internationally with global messaging and key market research. “It is an honor to work with Embraer. They are an ambitious client with a passion for innovation … Read more