The Texas Tribune Festival: Trade Winds

by Jack Martin

Global Chairman, CEO
September 11, 2018

The Texas Tribune Festival: Trade Winds

The Texas Tribune Festival The Texas Tribune is the only member-supported, digital-first, nonpartisan media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them — about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  The Tribune was founded in 2009 by John Thornton (a venture capitalist in Austin for nearly 20 years and passionate believer in public … Read more

Top 10 Quotes from Creativity+Humanity

Every year we hold Creativity+, an event with expert speakers and over 200 senior level professionals and decision makers. This year our theme was humanity: more than ever, brands are being asked to reflect humanity through their values and creativity. Throughout our sessions, our speakers looked at areas including how technology can help and hinder … Read more

The Asian Cup Kicks into Gear

Asian Cup

The H+K team in Dubai continues to work on all projects across the AFC Asian Cup 2019 and a key phase was the 150-day countdown – which took place in August – to the 24-nation football tournament in the United Arab Emirates. As the biggest ever sporting event that the UAE has hosted, the team are … Read more

Labour Party Conference Round Up

As Labour Party Conference comes to a close today and the politicos return to Westminster many will be reflecting on what has happened over the last few days in Liverpool, before heading to Birmingham on Sunday for Conservative Party Conference. There was a sense on the ground in Liverpool that this was Corbyn’s Conference. Energy … Read more

Brexit, Anti-Semitism and Renationalisation: the Labour Leader faces his demons

Jeremy Corbyn’s closing speech to his party’s annual conference was, as it usually is, passionate, unashamedly left-wing, and full of right hooks at Theresa May’s Conservative government. There were certainly many things that went right for the Labour leader. Perhaps most importantly, he confronted the row over anti-semitism that has, as he quite rightly acknowledged, … Read more

Sustainable Economics – A Green Treasury Team in Waiting?

Jeremy Corbyn’s conference speech today centred on a ‘green jobs revolution’ to transform Britain. It’s an issue that will touch a nerve with the public and be well received by sustainably-minded voters who are increasingly aware our impact on the environment. But what should the Treasury be doing to tackle the world’s looming ecological crises? … Read more

Hill+Knowlton Strategies Announces Strategic Partnership with Impact Research & Measurement

Impact Research

Mumbai, September 26, 2018: Global leading public relations firm, Hill+Knowlton Strategies, announces a strategic partnership with specialist news monitoring and analysis services company – Impact Research & Measurement to deliver world-class media research and monitoring services for the India market. This strategic partnership will benefit both firms. As a part of this partnership, client servicing … Read more

Labour and the Politics of Brexit

It was inevitable that Brexit was to be an important feature of Labour’s annual conference, and so it has proven to be. Labour has struggled to find a clear and distinctive voice in the Brexit debate. It softly supports leaving, whilst at the same time being pro-European and now looking at a so-called “People’s Vote”. … Read more

All about that BEIS

Tuesday’s speech by Rebecca Long-Bailey, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, was noteworthy for focusing largely on two policy areas – high streets and the environment. This focus on the latter seems to indicate a growing importance for climate policy in Labour’s shadow business team. Perhaps more tellingly, Long-Bailey started … Read more

adidas x Team Qatar

adidas

For the 18th annual Asian Games in Jakarta-Palembang, H+K Doha and Dubai teams collaborated to bring two clients together, revealing new Team Qatar athlete apparel developed by adidas. Not only did H+K plan the launch campaign, but actually brokered the multi-million partnership agreement between clients the Qatar Olympic Committee and adidas. The work does not … Read more