Public Relations / PR
Embracing a portfolio career, having worked with more than 100 clients of all shapes and sizes (B2B & B2C, SME to global) over the past 13 years, most recently as board director of award-winning transport, technology and environmental communications consultancy, Prova.
* Firmly embedded in PR strategy and practice through agency partnership and direct client consultancy * CIPR Midlands Committee Chair * Course tutor on the CIPR Certificate and Diploma at Birmingham City University * MBA Careers Consultant at Aston University * Mentor with several UK universities, as well as delivering guest lectures * Industry trainer * Trustee PlayGROUND CIO
I am passionate about personal and career development, working with others to grow their own impact, as well as investing in my own learning and development.
* Distinction achieved for MBA, specialising in flexible work in PR agency * #CIPRQualified, having completed the CIPR Certificate and Diploma * CIM Diploma * Currently studying with the ILM * Taking on the challenge of a PGCert in 2020
Focused on the multifaceted agenda of sustainability in communications, I am interested in working with colleagues who want to address the PR industry challenges of our always-on culture, mental health epidemic, diversity problem, environmental and climate impact, competitive PESO landscape and managing future workplace relationships.
Skilled in business growth and marketing strategy, capture the brand, company insights research, media relations, thought leadership, white paper creation, online copy writing, digital media, content marketing, internal communications, public consultations, project management and measuring return on investment from PR and marketing activity.
Specialties: Public relations, media relations, culture change, employee engagement, web project management, social media project management, branding and identity, marketing strategy, integrating communications, strategy, coaching, mentoring, training