Four Businesses Using Creativity for Social Change

by H+K Global

April 8, 2016

Four Businesses Using Creativity for Social Change

Image of Dubai Lynx Awards 2016

As millennials take over the marketplace and consumers grow more cynical about corporate values, incorporating social responsibility and purpose into business models and mission statements is essential to success. Businesses are coming up with increasingly creative ways to improve communities and affect social change. At the 10th annual Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity, which took place … Read more

Richard Carnell-Jones joins H+K London as Associate Director

LONDON – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) London announces the appointment of Richard Carnell-Jones as Associate Director of the Energy + Industrials team. Richard will report directly to Simon Whitehead, MD of H+K’s Energy + Industrial sector. Richard most recently worked in the external communications team of FTSE 100 mining company, Anglo American plc, where he founded … Read more

 Hill+Knowlton Strategies named Pan-EMEA Agency of the Year

Pan-EMEA SABRE

Hill+Knowlton Strategies has been named Pan-EMEA Consultancy of the Year at the Holmes Report SABRE Awards in Amsterdam. “We are delighted with the results. To win this award twice in three years, in a category with so many other strong nominees, is testament to all the hard work and excellent client service delivery from our teams … Read more

Are AI & Automation a Threat to Public Relations?

Threat

Yes, it certainly does seem to me! I have been reading a lot about industries across the world incorporating Artificial Intelligence and automation in their operations. From manufacturing, driving cars, delivery services, warehousing, accounting, to the media and entertainment industry (Haven’t you heard of automated/algorithmic/robot journalism?), the words Artificial Intelligence and automation represent something unknown, … Read more

What We’ve Been Up To in London – 14th July

The WPP Ford team have this week been promoting the launch of the new Ford Transit Custom. The upgraded world’s favourite van starts production in late 2017 and sets the scene for Ford’s next major commercial vehicle innovation, the introduction of the zero-emission capable Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) scheduled for 2019. Championing Ford’s green credentials that … Read more

Insight Tells Us What to Say – But Emotion Tells The Story

Storytelling Communications

Look at the 2017 Cannes Lion winners thus far and a pattern emerges – a familiar configuration of emotional drama. This should come as no surprise. Emotion is in our DNA; it’s a universal language that’s especially appropriate on a global stage like the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. But dig deeper and you realize … Read more

H+K Launches The Shanghai Addition

Shanghai Addition

Cannes, 20 June 2017 – Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K) launches the Shanghai Addition at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. The Shanghai Addition is a new way to connect Chinese brands with audiences, cultures and markets around the world, helping them grow creatively and quickly into key geographies. The team currently works with Huawei, Honor, and … Read more

A feminist guide to Cannes Lions 2017

This article originally appeared in The Drum. If you are lucky enough to have a delegate badge for the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, you have hundreds of official seminars and talks (not to mention the fringe festival) fighting for your attention, in addition to the all-important award shows. The Cannes Lions team keeps making … Read more