Entries by Tom Allen

ICCO Summit: ‘Agencies Must Expand Swim Lanes’ Says Ketchum’s Barri Rafferty

Maja Pawinska Sims, Editor, The Holmes Report For the original article on The Holmes Report, click here. Ketchum global CEO Barri Rafferty told delegates that PR agencies have a golden opportunity to reinvent themselves. DUBLIN — Agencies have a golden opportunity to “expand our swim lane”, according to Ketchum global CEO Barri Rafferty, speaking at […]

PR Is Where It Was Always Meant To Be

Maja Pawinska Sims, Editor, Holmes Report For the Original article on The Holmes Report, click here. DUBLIN — The public relations industry has never been closer to being what it was always meant to be, according to Fleishman Hillard global CEO John Saunders. Speaking at the International Communications Consultancies Organisations (ICCO) Global Summit in Dublin this […]

ICCO Summit: ‘PR Will Get Its Swagger Back’

Maja Pawinska Sims, Editor, The Holmes Report For the original article in The Holmes Report, click here. Demand for credible, verifiable branded content will rocket; pressure on holding groups will continue, says WE international president Alan VanderMolen. DUBLIN — Public relations will “get its swagger back” in 2019, according to WE Communications president, international Alan […]

It’s all about talent and purpose. Takeaways from the ICCO Global Summit 2018

Originally written by Lindsay Paterson, Leadership coach, mentor, consultant, CoachingConsultants To read the original article posted on Linday’s LinkedIn, click here. Loved this great global event this year. Here are my main takeaways in no particular order:- Ad agencies are winning Cannes PR Lions for what are effectively public affairs campaigns. We talk about convergence […]

ICCO announces newest member and reveals location for 2019 Global Summit

The International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) recently unveiled the location for its 2019 Summit at the 2018 ICCO Global Summit in Dublin. Taking place in Lisbon, Portugal, on 10th – 11th October, the 2019 ICCO Global Summit will once again bring together CEOs, Directors, business leaders, and agency owners from over 50 different countries to […]

Welcome to Innovative Ireland

Rhona Blake,  Managing Director, FleishmanHillard Ireland and Chairman, Public Relations Consultants Association (Ireland) welcomes PR leaders to the ICCO Summit in Dublin, Ireland, a country punching above its weight and playing its part in shaping the future of PR. It is my pleasure to welcome our colleagues from across the world to Dublin for the […]