28th February 2017

M&C Saatchi PR’s ‘Real Man Runway’ Campaign Wins PRMoment Award for Jacamo

Competing with over 850 entries, we’re excited to reveal that we’ve brought home a PRMoment Award for Jacamo (N Brown Group plc) by championing the male body in all its glory. Awarded with the title ‘Health, Beauty, Retail & Fashion Marketing Communications Campaign of the Year’, Real Man Runway was also shortlisted for ‘Consumer PR Campaign of the Year’.   We’re delighted to have won a PRMoment…

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22nd February 2017

Industry vs Academics Debate: Who Knows Best?

Following the PRCA’s Industry vs Academics Debate on 15th February 2017, our SAE Frances Gregory delves into the issues at the heart of the debate and explores the benefits of building better relationships between PR’s academia and industry. Theory vs. practice: which way is best? The age-old debate continues to rage as to whether a university degree is necessary to succeed in the workplace. It’s a question…

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14th February 2017

Global CEO Molly Aldridge on being Driven by Passion

This Valentine’s Day our Global CEO and Chair of the PRCA Council, Molly Aldridge, reflects on ‘passion’. This blog was originally published on The PRCA Blog. Passion. I’m all for it. In every sense of the word. It makes the difference between being good and being great, being interested versus influential. Ultimately, it’s caring about something or someone in a way that ensures you will go above and…

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7th February 2017

Awards Announcement: PRWeek’s Campaign of the Month

We are proud to announce that Resident Evil™ 7: The Experience has just been named PRWeek’s Campaign of the Month. PRWeek announced today that “the closely fought contest between PRWeeks’s five favourite campaigns in January was won by Resident Evil 7: The Experience, receiving 610 votes from a total of 1,244.” “The campaign was run by M&C Saatchi PR and its events division M&C Saatchi Experience,…

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22nd January 2017

MD Chris Hides on The Changing Face of PR

Founder of PRMoment, Ben Smith catches up with our MD Chide Hides to discuss how the PR business is changing and its effects on the agency market. Originally published on the PRMoment blog. Quietly, but effectively, M&C Saatchi PR has grown to have a fee income of £10m and employ 125 people worldwide. The agency was founded in 2010. I recently caught up with Chris Hides, founder and…

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10th January 2017

PR IN 2017 – MOLLY ALDRIDGE, GLOBAL CEO

This blog was originally published on the PRCA blog. Our Global CEO and Co-Founder, Molly Aldridge, is Chair of the PRCA Council for 2017. Change in the industry isn’t new. However, the pace of change has become somewhat colossal. I can say with absolute confidence that in my entire 20 years within the PR industry I have not seen anything like the change we’ve experienced…

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3rd January 2017

M&C Saatchi PR wins launch of Resident Evil™ 7 Biohazard

Video game developer and publisher Capcom has appointed M&C Saatchi PR to assist with the launch of hotly anticipated Resident Evil™ 7 Biohazard following a competitive pitch. The seventh installment to the legendary ‘Resident Evil’ franchise launches 24th January 2017 and will be the first of the gaming series to have a first-person player perspective and VR capabilities. To celebrate the game release, M&C Saatchi…

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30th September 2016

CO-OP hires M&C Saatchi PR as new agency partner

The Co-op’s food business, the country’s most frequently visited food retailer and the fastest growing non-discounter, has appointed M&C Saatchi PR as their retained PR partner. The agency will support the convenience retailer in 2016 and beyond through a series of big, bold creative campaigns alongside creative news generation. On the back of the retailer announcing that it is going back to ‘Being Co-op’ –…

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7th June 2016

Football’s Comin’ Home(less): M&C Saatchi PR Raise Money for Centre Point UK

A couple of week’s ago, as fans flocked to the bookies to pick their Euro 2016 winners and Jamie Vardy’s heroic rise to Premier League Champion continued to fascinate the press, pundits and previously-disinterested members of the public, M&C Saatchi PR  ‘kicked off’ their own bit of football history and formed the agency’s first ever mixed soccer dream team. The side, captained by Senior Designer James…

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24th May 2016

The House of Peroni 2016 Launches in East London

   Last week the 2016’s House of Peroni launched in London. The M&C Saatchi PR team were there to celebrate its triumphant return to London with a six week long Residency at Proud East in Haggerston, East London. Entitled ‘Amare l’Italia’ – meaning ‘For the love of Italy’ – The House of Peroni Residency will be open Thursday 19th May – Friday 1st July. Collaborating with a number…

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18th May 2016

M&C Saatchi PR Shortlisted for 4 Different ‘Agency of the Year’ Awards

We’re delighted that we’re only in May 2016 and already we’ve been shortlisted for Agency of the Year by four different award bodies. We believe we’re a great agency (of course!), but it’s absolutely wonderful to have such recognition for our work, culture and team from the industry. Congratulations to the whole team! Sabre Awards 2016, Holmes Report 2016 EMEA Consumer PR Consultancies of the Year  …

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5th January 2016

Managing Director Chris Hides’ PR Predictions for 2016

Our MD Chris Hides spoke to PRWeek about his predictions for Consumer PR in 2016. How many are coming true? Is Chris the Nostradamus of PR? This article was originally posted in PR Week. More hacks There were plenty of high profile hacks in 2015, from Ashley Madison to Talk Talk, and there’s no reason to think that trend won’t continue into 2016. As well…

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