Pitch update: British Airways, eBay, National Trust, Camp Bestival, Genie Drinks and more

WCommunications has been named the US public relations agency for British Airways following a competitive pitch. W will work with the airline to support its efforts to get passengers back on the flight following the disruptions caused by the pandemic.

Family celebration Camp Bestival named Carousel to publicize its new sister site in Shropshire and to support the original show in Dorset. Camp Bestival Shropshire will land at Weston Park in August 2022, following Camp Bestival Dorset in July 2022.

Creative communication agency Muckle Media was appointed by the National Trust for Scotland on a retained basis, following a competitive pitch.

Ebay UK hired Cold, the marketing communication and diversity, equity and inclusion consulting firm, as a partner selected as a multicultural communication agency.

powerscourt supported Stelrad Group PLC on the company’s successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange, which valued the business at £274 million. The Group, a manufacturer and distributor of steel panel radiators in the UK, officially began trading on the LSE on November 10.

Triple-S Communications, the PR agency focused on sport and specifically football, whose clients include Gareth Southgate and Wayne Rooney, has extended its mandate with the wearable GPS technology brand STATSports to cover the United States.

ThomasLloyd Group, the UK government-backed investor focused on sustainable infrastructure projects in Asia, is work with a public relations agency Montfort for an IPO project.

Agency Espresso was appointed to launch the new company my supper hero – a project co-founded by Myleene Klass and Jamie Barber.

PR agency based in Leeds Prohibition was named by the Yorkshire Brewery Black sheep as his only restrained consumer agency. The Masham-based brewery has tasked Prohibition with capitalizing on the post-lockdown return to the pub and amplifying Black Sheep’s new sponsorship of EFL League Two football club Harrogate Town AFC.

Food, Beverage, Hospitality and Travel Communication Agency Palm was named by the soft drink brand genius drinks. Palm will launch a public relations and influencer marketing campaign to educate consumers about what it says are the health credentials of the Genie Drinks line.

PR lingo was nominated by the Belgian technology scale-up Qualification to raise the profile of the company via a content-driven PR campaign in international martech, business and tech media.

Hatton Laboratories named london purple to manage press and communications for its leading non-binary clothing line in brand profiling, event strategy and VIP opportunities.

Finnish partners has been appointed to provide corporate public relations services for the hotel group Accor.

PR and communications agency based in Manchester, Refresh, was nominated by Distology to build brand awareness and support growth plans. The Stockport-based IT security vendor selected Refresh following a competitive bidding process.

Consulting in strategic communication Support was appointed by the promoter of the energy project Balance Power. Stand will help the Liverpool-based developer roll out solar and battery storage projects, targeting new audiences including landowners, communities and local authorities.

Grifco PR is to manage UK public relations for Amada Colossus, a five-star resort on the Greek island of Rhodes.

Jan G. Gilbert