19th June 2017

Drone Racing: a new frontier in sport

Account Director, Joe McDermott introduces us to the futuristic world of ‘Drone Racing’. Attending the first ever professional Drone Race last week, McDermott guides us through both this new sporting frontier and its embrace of Virtual Reality. Touted as a fusion of Star Wars’ pod-racing and the adrenaline-filled competition of Formula 1, Drone Racing League (DRL) has quickly established itself as the sport of the…

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15th June 2017

M&C Saatchi PR Sneaks East: Introducing Foot Locker to Eastern Europe’s Sneakerheads

M&C Saatchi PR’s UK Foot Locker team made their way to Prague to support on the opening of the city’s new five-storey Flagship store. Tobi Onabolu, Account Executive, guides us through the day’s events, Foot Locker’s European expansion and Prague’s sneakerculture. In the centre of Prague, as you wander through the beautifully cobbled streets, passing by rows of major designer stores and local Czech cafés,…

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7th June 2017

CIPR Excellence Awards: M&C Saatchi PR dubbed ‘Outstanding Large Public Relations Consultancy’

M&C Saatchi PR’s Co-Founders, Chris Hides (MD) & Molly Aldridge (Global CEO) share their thanks to not only the team around the world for making this possible, but to all of our clients and everyone we’ve worked alongside over the last 6 years. It is a universal human truth that everyone likes to be paid a compliment. Last night our agency was paid a collective compliment…

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6th June 2017

What if you could not fail? M&C Saatchi PR reflects on the Women of ‘WACL Gather 2017’

‘Gather‘ is Women in Advertising and Communication London (WACL)’s annual training conference for young women in the industry. This year, four M&C Saatchi PR delegates attended, with junior team members Isobel Turiff and Amy Sandiford-Watts accompanying the agency’s Global CEO and Co-Founder, Molly Aldridge as well as Kat McGettigan, Head of Consumer. ‘Gather’ 2017’s topic was ‘Work your way’, exploring how women can create the…

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1st June 2017

Fasten your seat belt: UK start-up VICTOR engages M&C Saatchi PR to land in Germany

London – Berlin, June 2017 – “Ladies and gentlemen, on behalf of captain VICTOR and the entire M&C Saatchi PR crew, welcome onboard this flight from London to Berlin. We’ll be reaching new heights at high-speed so please fasten your seatbelt and prepare for take-off.” VICTOR, the world’s leading on-demand private jet charter marketplace, has brought the global communications agency M&C Saatchi PR onboard to help drive awareness…

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27th May 2017

Passion Day: Creatively bringing to life what was once forgotten

On her Passion Day, Safa Kazzam, Senior Events & Experience Executive at M&C Saatchi PR, speaks with British-Trinidadian artist Zak Ové, currently exhibited at the British Museum. Safa draws inspiration from the artist’s new sculpture collection, and brings back with her to the world of experiential marketing ideas on how to artistically bring to life what was once forgotten. Besides having a strong interest in the arts, working…

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20th May 2017

Unveiling the new Rolls-Royce Wraith and bespoke sculpture from Emirati artist, Mohammed Kazem

The Rolls-Royce Art Programme is world renowned and, last night, M&C Saatchi PR’s UAE team celebrated the first ever Emirati artist’s involvement with an exclusive unveiling of Mr Mohammed Kazem’s artwork, commissioned exclusively for the Programme at Manarat Al Saadiyat. Our client, Abu Dhabi Motors, partnered with Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) to produce an exclusive event for media, prospective buyers…

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15th May 2017

Curry Club Takeway: Innovation needs to start at the top

M&C Saatchi PR Curry Club is a round table where we host journalists alongside business and industry thought leaders as we feed them food for thought. This time around Chris Owen, Director of Tech & Innovation, was serving up discussion on AI & innovation… Last night saw the inaugural M&C Saatchi PR Curry Club – a laid-back meeting of (I’d hope) bright minds to chew the…

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10th May 2017

Opinion: We must rebrand mental health, and it starts internally…

Mental Health Awareness Week isn’t just a news hook for communications agencies across the UK, it’s becoming an increasing priority. Tash Cordeaux, New Business & Marketing Manager at M&C Saatchi PR, reflects on both the PRCA Council Meeting on mental health (27th April 2017) and how our industry’s leaders must confront the stigma still attached to mental health. This piece was first published on the PRCA…

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5th May 2017

Virgin Active brings on M&C Saatchi PR as ‘Red Hot’ Agency Partner

London, May 2017 – Today Virgin Active, the world’s leading health club, has announced its appointment of global communications agency, M&C Saatchi PR as its retained strategic communications partner following a competitive pitch. Determined to bring the brand’s vision to life across the UK, led by Virgin Active’s new Managing Director Robert Cook, M&C Saatchi PR have been tasked to up the health club’s communications…

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4th May 2017

M&C Saatchi PR expands into the UAE, announcing Rolls Royce Motor Cars Abu Dhabi Motors as its flagship client

Dubai, May 2017 – M&C Saatchi PR has officially announced the opening of its UAE office, the latest expansion in the agency’s international growth. The dedicated PR team will bolster M&C Saatchi’s existing business in the UAE, offering clients across the region a range of fully integrated creative communications. Molly Aldridge, Global CEO comments, “M&C Saatchi PR is an agency driven by passion, created in…

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30th April 2017

Passion Day: The Artistic Freedom To Explore Different Ways of Working

Senior Account Executive, Brittany Lorenz, rolls up her sleeves and delves into New York’s art scene for her Passion Day. She discovers the parallels between work and play, art and PR. Art has been a constant creative outlet in my life. As someone who values organization, color-coding and of course, a good Excel chart, I turn to art as an opportunity to let my mind wander as…

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24th April 2017

M&C Saatchi PR appoints Orsina Schüllner as Market Lead for Germany

Berlin, April 2017 – Global communications agency M&C Saatchi PR today announce new hire Orsina Schüllner to lead its German office. This is a further step in the agency’s promising global growth strategy. Alongside its European offices based in Paris, Madrid, Milan and London (HQ), Germany was one of the first countries to grow globally. After opening the Berlin office in 2015, M&C Saatchi PR…

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16th April 2017

M&C Saatchi PR launches new creative & strategic hub, ‘CREATE’

London, April 2017 – M&C Saatchi PR today announced the launch of CREATE, a new strategic and creative hub based at its SOHO HQ that will act as a central resource for over 50 clients across its 8 offices globally. Headed up by former Director and founding member of the agency, Nathan Kemp, CREATE’s offering spans strategy, creative, digital and design. In addition to the…

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