Double win for Porter Novelli Melbourne

Porter Novelli Melbourne has claimed two prestigious awards for its Bupa Blog Awards and Study Melbourne’s Four Seasons in One Night at the Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival. Bupa Blog Awards was awarded first place in the ‘Influencer Content Marketing’ category at PR Daily’s Content Marketing Awards, for tapping into the talent of influencers in […]

Chanelle Shibata

Porter Novelli Melbourne wins at 2016 PRIA Victoria Golden Target Awards

Porter Novelli Melbourne won four gongs at the 2016 Public Relations Institute of Australia Victorian Golden Target Awards last night, making it the most awarded agency at the state’s industry awards. Consultant Chanelle Shibata took out the winning title for Top sPRinter for her outstanding achievement in the communications profession to date. Porter Novelli Melbourne […]

Porter Novelli Employer of Choice

Porter Novelli Melbourne Employer of Choice 7peat

Porter Novelli Melbourne has been named among Australia’s most progressive organisations winning the 2016 Australian Business Award for Employer of Choice. This award recognises leading workplaces that maximise the full potential of their workforce through practices that demonstrate effective employee recruitment, engagement and retention. Porter Novelli Melbourne chief executive, Peter Kent, is pleased to see […]


Digital Disruption – what does it mean for all of us?

The drive that Australia is making to encourage a culture of innovation and entrepreneurialism should be admired – whether you’re convinced by the merits of the Government’s initiative or not, there’s no doubt it has increased the focus on innovation and driven it up the national agenda. But the so-called “digital disruption” that comes as […]

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jack + bill closes 2015 raising more than $70,000 for Australian crowdfunding campaigns

Porter Novelli Australia’s pop-up public relations agency jack + bill has ended 2015 with four successful crowdfunding campaigns raising more than $70,000. jack + bill is an offshoot of Porter Novelli and is an Australian-first initiative with the twin commitments of identifying and supporting emerging ideas and talent – and reframing the pro bono public relations […]


jack + bill announces winners of $30,000 pro bono PR support

jack + bill, Porter Novelli Australia’s pro bono offshoot, has revealed the winning Pozible crowdfunding campaigns to receive $30,000 fee equivalent PR support.

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  Porter Novelli Melbourne has further cemented its industry standing, claiming its sixth consecutive accolade in the 2015 Australian Business Awards. Porter Novelli has been accredited an Employer of Choice for a second year, building on prior recognition as a Recommended Employer, recognised as a leading workplace demonstrating effective employee recruitment, engagement and retention. Porter […]


LAUNCH: Porter Novelli pop-up back in the pro bono business

Porter Novelli Australia’s pop-up pro bono agency, jack + bill, is back for year two of its unique collaboration with crowdfunder Pozible. jack + bill last year called an open pitch from crowdfunders using Pozible, with a panel of judges and a crowd on-site choosing three outstanding projects for jack + bill to support with […]

Anne Gregory

Anne Gregory on Professionalising the Profession

I was really fortunate to meet Dr Anne Gregory on her most recent trip to Melbourne to learn about her current research at the University of Huddersfield (UK), and work in her role as Chair of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management (GA); both which share a common theme. What Anne is focussing […]

Global ag opportunities

The big questions for Australian agriculture

PN Agribusiness consultants Patrick McClelland and Tristan Price share 10 titbits they gleaned from some of Australian agriculture’s leading lights at the 2015 Global Food Forum in Melbourne this week. A landscape ripe with opportunity yet laden with challenges – that was the background to the varied discussions at the 2015 Global Food Forum. Topics […]