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LEWIS appoints Daniel Cohen to senior vice president
LEWIS has appointed Grayling’s Daniel Cohen as senior vice president EMEA brand, as it looks to expand its consumer brand and digital businesses. Cohen will begin his role at LEWIS’ London HQ from June 5 and take responsibility for implementing integrated marketing campaigns across EMEA and the wider deployment of B2B specialist LEWIS Purestone.
FleishmanHillard Fishburn promotes Steph Bailey to MD
FleishmanHillard Fishburn has promoted Steph Bailey to MD and hired another senior director and partner, Michael Hartt. Bailey is now MD of the firm’s corporate practice in London, while Hartt will lead its portfolio of geopolitical clients.
MHP appoints Barnaby Fry as head of crisis
MHP Communications has enhanced its crisis comms offer with the appointment of Barnaby Fry as head of crisis. In his new role, Fry will lead MHP’s crisis team, which has more than 20 crisis experts across the business.
Beattie hires B&Q’s Fflur Sheppard
Beattie has hired B&Q’s Fflur Sheppard to its corporate, B2B and crisis management team as associate director. The agency has 18 corporate, B2B and crisis specialists across its nine UK offices including Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow. Sheppard will be based in Beattie’s London HQ.
Former Sky comms director Julian Eccles joins Travelport
Travel commerce platform Travelport has appointed former Sky comms director Julian Eccles as vice president for PR and corporate comms. Eccles’ previous roles include VP corporate comms at Millicom and comms director positions at Ofcom and The English Football Association.