Weill checks into Hotel Vannucci, a 117-year-old property in Umbria's hilltop Città della Pieve. The agency will be handling all PR activities for the hotel in North America. Hotel Vannucci, which reopened in January 2020 after a two-year renovation, was subsequently closed down by the COVID-19 pandemic, reopening again in June. Bought in 2018 by Roberto Wirth, fourth-generation owner of the Hassler in Rome, the property was gutted and transformed into a 30-room 21st-century boutique hotel.
Ballantines Public Relations is now public relations agency of record for the Conrad Bora Bora Resort in French Polynesia. The agency is tasked with providing strategic guidance and execution to raise consumer awareness of the resort. The Conrad Bora Bora Resort, which includes a spa and beachfront infinity pool, was ranked #4 in Australia & the South Pacific and #2 in French Polynesia by the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Award. The resort joins BPR’s roster of lifestyle and luxury travel clients, which includes Mariott International Lifestyle Brands, Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills and St. Regis Maldives.
Heather Krug PR & Marketing has been engaged to create strategic media plans for Clickstream, a technology company focused on developing apps and digital platforms. The agency will also be supporting Clickstream’s new trivia app, WinQuik. The free-to-play platform, which features gaming shows and content, offers users the opportunity to win cash and prizes. Clickstream is monetizing WinQuik with corporate sponsors by offering unique user hits and driving views to their product from its games. “Heather came to us highly recommended, and we needed someone who could jump right in and help generate awareness around WinQuik,” Clickstream CEO Frank Magliochetti.