B2B PR and communications agency Limelight today announces significant changes to its senior management team with the appointment of James Holmes as Managing Director. After 12 years, founder of Limelight, Susanna Simpson is taking a CEO position to enable the growth of the agency's leadership team.
The World Media Group has launched the World Media Awards – the first ever global media industry Awards to celebrate the best in content-driven communications campaigns that have truly international reach.
Sales of Volkswagen brands including VW, Seat, and Skoda all fell last month in the UK amid the carmaker's emissions scandal. The motor group has been embroiled in controversy over the level of emissions from its diesel and petrol cars.
Sales of VW branded cars fell 9.8%, Skoda dropped 3% and Seat sales sank 32.2%. However, sales of Audi, Porsche and Bentley cars all rose. Overall, UK car sales in October fell by 1.1%, the industry body said.
The VW brand sold 13,970 cars in October
Thanks to Steve W in Bristol for this one...
Did I mention that I’m a burn-swimming Scot, my great grandmother was French and have lived in London for over 20 years. The last few weeks have been an emotional rollercoaster for my rugby allegiance.
"Despite the investment of 50% of the UK annual marketing budget, there was no mention of Heineken's Rugby World Cup sponsorship on its main UK website" [more…]
Gourmet gummy sweet brand Candy Kittens unveiled a ‘Dead Good’ Halloween vending machine in Shoreditch, London this week.