Contemporary communications agency Anthem has strengthened its offering with the arrival of three new consultants in as many months: Brendan Boughen, senior account director; Ashleigh Gilchrist, account manager; and Rebecca Bradley, account executive.
Strategic public relations consultancy Botica Butler Raudon Partners is making a play for a greater share of the overall PR pie. It is acquiring consumer, sustainability and social consultancy Passion PR from founder Leanne Frisbie.
thrive pr + communications continues to expand its Trans-Tasman portfolio with the latest addition to its roster, consumer electronic giant ASUS. Thrive PR will support the growth of the ASUS brand across both the New Zealand and Australian markets, driving a region-specific PR strategy designed in synergy with global marketing and sales initiatives.
FORWARD Agency, one of Australia’s leading consumer lifestyle PR and Influencer agencies, has appointed PRINZ member Wright Communications as its exclusive New Zealand affiliate, and first regional partner.
Susan Huria FPRINZ has been awarded ONZM for services to governance in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2017.
Margalit Toledano, FPRINZ, and Ruth Avidar, completed a comparative study examining PR practitioners’ perceptions about ethical practice on social media in two different countries.
Kelly Bennett, founder and Managing Director of independent corporate communications consultancy, One Plus One, has been selected to judge at the 2017 PR Awards Asia - one of the Asia Pacific region’s most prestigious industry forums.
PRINZ Members Wright Communications, in partnership with Colmar Brunton, have released this year's Colmar Brunton Corporate Reputation Index.
New Zealand, Thursday 26 January 2017 – Latest findings from the 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer reveals trust in business, government, NGOs and media is in crisis. A global trust implosion has seen trust in media fall to all-time lows in 17 countries at 43% globally, while trust in government has also dropped in 14 markets to 41%.
PRINZ is sad to report that Malcolm Boyle has passed away. Malcolm was one of the founders of Baldwin Boyle Group, a PRINZ Fellow and mentor to numerous public relations professionals over the years.
Only six months after its successful New Zealand launch, independent Australian PR agency, Thrive, has further marked its commitment to the NZ market with the acquisition of Auckland-based PR agency, East Agency.
A specialised Search Engine Optimisation course created by Unitec Institute of Technology and New Zealand’s most awarded SEO company, Pure SEO kicks off next month.
Top international experts from the United States, UK, Singapore, India and Australia are the first speakers to be announced for the world’s top conference on measurement being held in Asia for the first time in May.
Auckland-based public relations consultancy and PRINZ member Wright Communications is celebrating a decade in business.
Waikato University Professor and PRINZ member David McKie is striving to liberate and reform the field of public relations (PR). He is continually leading and changing the way public relations practitioners, scholars and professional organisations are perceiving the practice, but it hasn’t been an easy journey.
Retiring Deputy Mayor and PRINZ Life Member Gordon Chesterman has been awarded Hamilton’s highest civic honour for his contribution to the city for nearly 40 years.
Cisco has appointed thrive pr + communications to manage its public relations efforts across Australia and New Zealand.
The University of Waikato’s Management Communication department has cemented its leading position as the only school in Australasia certified by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) – a global organisation that sets the gold standard for excellence in public relations education.
Corporate communications and stakeholder engagement firm, One Plus One Group, today announced the appointment of Mike Hutcheson to the newly created role of Non-Executive Chairman.
In recent months the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management Board has been ticking off a number of major projects.
A new media training book and accompanying online course have been produced by Pete Burdon from Media Training NZ.
SCANZ welcome submissions that demonstrate science communication as a practice and/or theory relevant to this year's themes: Connecting science and society.