Burger King has issued an RFP, meaning the burger chain will be ending its relationship with Edelman. The firm had worked with Burger King since 2005. According to Ad Age, the company’s PR spend has decreased in recent years.
Interactive ad agency Rokkan has chosen 5WPR as AOR. Rokkan launched in 2000 and has 50 employees. It has worked with clients including Virgin America, Chipotle, and Time Warner.
SunTrust Banks has chosen Cookerly Public Relations for a social media program in support of the bank’s “Live Solid. Bank Solid.” branding campaign. The work will focus on Facebook and Twitter initiatives. Cookerly has worked with SunTrust since 2009.
Lolita, makers of hand-painted wine and martini glasses, has chosen The S3 Agency for the fall launch of its new line “Love My Accessories.” The line will feature wine stoppers, wine glass charms, and other trinkets.
SparkFun Electronics, an online retailer of electronics parts, has chosen Catapult PR-IRas AOR.