Straight Up PR rebrands and welcomes new clientsBy Elliott Richardson in Marcoms News on Monday, 13th May 2019 at 11:40am
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Cheglov in business at XeroBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Friday, 09th April 2021 at 1:47pm
Based out of Brisbane, she will oversee Xero’s communications activity in Australia, as part of aiding the software/tech sector in a post-pandemic recovery climate.
Cheglov came to Xero after over a decade in government service. Her roles included acting head of corporate affairs for the Cybersecurity CRC, publicity officer for the Ipswich City Council, and media adviser for Cabinet ministers Steven Ciobo and Karen Andrews.
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Comms 101 lands Tug accountBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Friday, 09th April 2021 at 1:39pm
The new deal will have Comms 101 creating Tug’s regional communications strategy with support from Tug’s Sydney offices, with the end goal being to bolster Tug’s market share in Australia and New Zealand.
In addition to Sydney, Tug also operates out of London, Berlin, and Toronto.
“To work with Tug provides a unique opportunity to collaborate with another agency to build presence and awareness for their work here in Australia. Tug is in a unique position, due to an already established presence in other markets across the globe,” said Comms 101 founder/managing director Lisa Hollinstead.
Basso starts PR manager post with Bec+BridgeBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Thursday, 08th April 2021 at 5:00pm
She came aboard after wrapping up her affairs with the NAC Media Group.
She was with the company for over six years, working from showroom manager in Paddington to communications manager.
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Godwin takes up Bastion Banjo CEO postBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Thursday, 08th April 2021 at 2:58pm
Godwin came into the company following his exit last year from Wunderman Thompson Melbourne, where he was in charge for ten years.
He will now be assigned to build up Bastion Banjo’s creative services offering in Melbourne.
“On my journey getting to know Bastion and its people, two things have really stood out. Firstly, the sheer quality of the practitioners residing across the group. And secondly, the spirit of collaboration that exists across the business units, which clearly sits very much at the heart of how Bastion operates and is manifested in its customised, integrated client teams,” said Godwin.
“I couldn’t be more excited by the opportunity to build a creative agency business within this community – helping attract new clients to the group, as well as offering existing clients with access to best-in-class communications strategy and creative ideation.”
Wollacott joins Havas Media GroupBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Thursday, 08th April 2021 at 7:59am
In her time at Resolution she worked across search, social, programmatic and SEO channels, delivering digital strategy and implementation for top tier media clients.
Zeev Poole joins Warrior Woman Foundation boardBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Wednesday, 07th April 2021 at 4:08pm
Slated to launch in July 2021, the Warrior Woman Foundation offers support and life skills training programs to young and vulnerable Australian women.
Zeev Poole is also gearing up Agent99 to provide pro bono support to the foundation, and help it network with prospective stakeholders and mentors.
“The organisation’s values strongly align with my own as well as Agent99’s and we are delighted to work alongside an organisation that’s doing such incredible work to support vulnerable women and those coming out of foster care and facing adversity,” Zeev Poole said.
“We reached out to Agent99 as we knew that our values align strongly, and they have supported other ventures in the past, helping to raise over $800K in donations alone. We knew that this partnership could help us reach more vulnerable women, increase our network, and afford us the abi
More client work at TaurusBy Jonas Lopez in Marcoms News on Wednesday, 07th April 2021 at 2:34pm
On the list of new clients, education support company Educonnect is tapping the agency’s TaurusPR division to build up brand awareness for the first tertiary education comparison site to be established in Australia.
TaurusPR is also working with cybersecurity innovator Secure Logic to promote a new cybersecurity and digital identity solution, to aid in the business continuity sector.
TrustGrid Pty Ltd is collaborating with Taurus on building up the launch of TrustGrid, a new patent-protected advanced blockchain system for secure, private digital trust services.
Tech distributor Dicker Data is back on Taurus’ client list. The TaurusPR and TaurusIR investor relations divisions will collaborate with Dicker Data’s Australia and New Zealand offices on a new integrated campaign centered on thought-leadership pieces under the TaurusContent line.
“It has been a challenging year for m