APO Group appoints new CEO

Media relations consultancy for the MENA region, APO Group has appointed Lionel Reina to the role of CEO. With over 25 years of senior management experience, Lionel previously worked with the French telecoms company Orange where he held the role of Vice President and General Manager for Eastern Europe and most recently as the Middle More Info »

MEPRA Award winners announced

The winners of the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) Awards have been announced following the conclusion of its tenth edition of the awards that took place on November 28, 2018. Held at the JW Mariott Marquis, the awards focused on celebrating and recognising impactful and creative campaigns in the Middle East. The awards saw More Info »

Want to advertise? Check out the weather, please!

Waseem Yakdi, CEO, Zia Creative Network offers his thoughts on the advertising industry and how the seasonal changes impact campaigns. Despite the fact that the onset of summers in the UAE brings distress to most businesses, which in turn adversely affects advertising industry, the marketers turn their heads towards finding ways to reach out to More Info »

Mad Diameter makes new appointment 

Dubai-based advertising agency, Mad Diameter has appointed Amr Moustafa to the role of Marketing Communications Director. With over eight years of experience in the advertising and marketing communications industry, Amr most recently handled digital activities, operations and client services while monitoring the progress of projects. In his new role, he will plan the communication strategy for the More Info »

Facebook appoints new Managing Director 

Facebook has appointed Ramez T. Shehadi to the role of Managing Director in the MENA region. With a wealth of experience in the digital business and technology industry, Ramez most recently worked with Booz Allen Hamilton where he held the role of Senior Partner and Managing Director. In his new role, Ramez will lead the More Info »