Sam Smyth pictured in 2012. File photograph: Collins

The Data Protection Commissioner is examining an alleged data breach at Independent News and Media in 2014 involving information on the company’s serv(...)

Profits at PR firms Murray and Teneo rose, according to the companies’ latest accounts. Photograph: Getty

Proof that the PR sector is in rude health comes with newly filed accounts for some of the industry’s biggest players. Murray Consultants, whose clie(...)

In June, The Irish Times revealed that Teneo had signed up former Irish rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll as a senior adviser with its global sports division.

New York-based executive advisory company Teneo Holdings has acquired Irish PR firm PSG Communications for an undisclosed sum. This marks a major ex(...)

Mick O’Keeffe, lining up another goal with Pembroke Communications

Former Shamrock Rovers footballer-turned-spindoctor Mick O’Keeffe is lining up another goal – a buyout of the well-known Dublin public relations compa(...)

Graeme Slattery:  retaining clients is at least as important as winning new ones

In public relations, as in life, compliments can take on a strategic quality. “We can see some competitors flirting with our clients on Twitter and th(...)