business support, Design, public relations, public sector, small business

Magazine puts area on the map

A NEW publication is highlighting West Lothian’s strategic position at the heart of Scotland. Property Matters has been produced by West Lothian Council to attract new companies to the area. The eight-page magazine – designed by The PR Store – is being distributed with the November edition of Business Insider magazine. Councillor Willie Dunn, the… Continue reading Magazine puts area on the map

charities, promotions, public relations, training

Stars in their eyes at celebrity event

A CHARITY which works with stars like Sharleen Spiteri and Ewan McGregor is set to give an insight into its celebrity fundraising activities and awareness campaigns. CHAS - the Children's Hospice Association Scotland - is fronting two speakers to attend an event in Edinburgh, organised by the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) in Scotland. The… Continue reading Stars in their eyes at celebrity event

annual report, business support, public relations

Rise in members for Scottish PR group

THE boss of the Institute of Public Relations (IPR) in Scotland says the organisation is “healthy and vibrant”. In an upbeat annual report, Jane Cumming – the outgoing chair of IPR Scotland – said she was “proud” of the Institute’s achievements north of the border during the past year. She pointed to a 10 per… Continue reading Rise in members for Scottish PR group

business support, public relations, small business

Capital event for PR independents

ENTREPRENEURS interested in launching their own PR firms are being encouraged to attend an event in Edinburgh this weekend. The Institute of Public Relations (IPR) has organised “Independents’ Day” – a half-day workshop to help people running small PR consultancies, or those who want to be self-employed. The event will take place in the Apex… Continue reading Capital event for PR independents