Corporate and Consumer PR

Stuck in a web

The latest release from the Office of National Statistics on use of the internet in the UK underscores again just how prevalent the world wide web has become in our daily lives.

The power of boycotts

Boycotts have a mixed history of success. However, as social media becomes increasingly prevalent, they can become more and more powerful.

In praise of… Wikipedia

One the great creations of the internet era has to be Wikipedia. Unsurprising then that it’s the sixth most visited site globally after Google, YouTube, Facebook, Baidu and Yahoo.

Satellite saga shows the value of taking responsibility

I am fuming. I just came off the phone to a prominent provider of satellite television, not the first time in recent weeks. In fact, the as yet-unresolved saga has thus far involved 3 scheduled engineer visits involving missing parts or missing engineers; 4 promised phone calls that never arrived; 3 unanswered and unreturned phone calls to an engineer; 9 completed phone calls speaking to a total of 11 people and lasting a cumulative 337 minutes; and countless broken promises over the course of 3 months.

Even if it isn’t politically correct should we report the truth?

With all the talk of ‘fake news,’ should we not be more worried by the absence of news where information is deliberately withheld because it could be perceived as controversial or upsetting to certain demographics of society?

It’s a whole new paradigm…

We are in uncharted waters. The television news has become a reality TV show with each day bringing updates on what Trump did today. And not a day goes past without several momentous announcements or proclamations.

How do I protect my business from a reputational crisis?

Sooner or later every business will face a reputational crisis on some level.

Citigate Dewe Rogerson appoints Katie Moran as a Director in its Consumer team

Citigate Dewe Rogerson has appointed Katie Moran as a Director in its Consumer PR team where she will be responsible for growing its existing portfolio of consumer clients and delivering high level senior consultancy.

Citigate Dewe Rogerson announces James Bishop as a Director in its Corporate team

James is a Director in the corporate practice where he specialises in the banking, insurance, pensions and investments sectors. James joined Citigate’s London office following a stint in the United Arab Emirates working with Weber Shandwick and H+K Strategies. There, he directed the Middle East communications for clients including Blackstone, Credit Suisse, Eversheds, EY, Franklin Templeton…

Citigate Dewe Rogerson announces James Madsen as Associate Director in its Corporate team

Citigate Dewe Rogerson has appointed James Madsen as Associate Director. James will join Citigate’s Corporate team, focused primarily on financial and professional services clients.

Citigate Dewe Rogerson announces Harriet Chamberlain as Associate Director in its Digital Team

Citigate Dewe Rogerson has appointed Harriet Chamberlain as Associate Director of Digital in its Corporate and Consumer Division. Harriet has six years’ worth of experience working across corporate and consumer clients. She previously worked in the corporate department of Citigate’s sister agency, The Red Consultancy, for over four years where she advised clients in the financial,…

Annuity specialist Momentum Pensions appoints Citigate Dewe Rogerson

Independent pension trustee Momentum Pensions has hired Citigate Dewe Rogerson following a competitive pitch process. Momentum Pensions, which operates in a number of jurisdictions, including the UK, Malta, Gibraltar and the Isle of Man, has brought in Citigate Dewe Rogerson to support the development of its UK business.