PRmoment Podcast

PRmoment Podcast

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The PRmoment Podcast is a series of life story style interviews with some of the leading lights of UK PR.


Turning the tables: Ben Smith is interviewed by Third City’s Chris Blackwood on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 13 • 53 min
Ben Smith is interviewed by Third City’s Chris Blackwood on the PRmoment podcast
How will technology change the shape of PR and comms businesses? Jon Hughes on the PRmoment Podcast
Oct 6 • 39 min
Jon Hughes, senior technology and communications advisor (and ex Golin CEO) on the PRmoment Podcast
James Kelliher, Chief Executive Officer at Whiteoaks International on the PRmoment Podcast
Sep 28 • 38 min
James Kelliher, Chief Executive Officer at Whiteoaks International on the PRmoment Podcast
Effie Kanyua, director of PR & Comms, Hearst UK on the PRmoment Podcast
Aug 26 • 39 min
Effie Kanyua, Director of PR & Comms, Hearst UK on the PRmoment Podcast
Jo-ann Robertson, partner and CEO of Ketchum London joins the PRmoment Podcast as part of our PR Reset series
Aug 20 • 24 min
Jo-ann Robertson, partner and CEO of Ketchum London
Is ESG the most important development for public relations in 50 years?
Aug 4 • 31 min
Matt Peacock, partner at Blurred, talks about ESG
Frank co-founder Andrew Bloch on the PRmoment Podcast
Jul 16 • 47 min
Frank co-founder Andrew Bloch on the PRmoment Podcast
Francis Ingham on the PRmoment podcast: “The majority of PR agency employees who have been furloughed are likely to be made redundant”
Jul 8 • 27 min
Francis Ingham on the PRmoment podcast: “The majority of PR agency employees who have been furloughed are likely to be made redundant”
Warren Johnson on the PRmoment podcast: “As with any recession there is a certain thinning of the herd, but on aggregate there will be a re-professionalisation of the industry”
Jul 6 • 36 min
Warren Johnson on the PRmoment podcast: “As with any recession there is a certain thinning of the herd, but on aggregate there will be a re-professionalisation of the industry”
Julian Obubo, brand strategy director at Manifest London on “How to be an anti-racist company” on the PRmoment Podcast
Jul 2 • 49 min
Julian Obubo, brand strategy director at Manifest London on”How to be an anti-racist company” on the PRmoment Podcast
Phil Hall, chairman of the PHA Group, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 10 • 56 min
Phil Hall, chairman of the PHA Group, on the PRmoment podcast
Ruth Kieran, CEO of Cirkle, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 10 • 29 min
Ruth Kieran, CEO of Cirkle, on the PRmoment podcast
Tariq Ahmed, ex-group head of corporate communications at Liquid Telecom, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 8 • 28 min
Tariq Ahmed, ex-group head of corporate communications at Liquid Telecom
Alec Samways, CEO & head of creative strategy at Splendid Communications on the PRmoment podcast
May 29 • 35 min
Alec Samways, CEO & head of creative strategy at Splendid Communications on the PRmoment podcast
Adrian Talbot, finance director of Hotwire PR, on the financial management of a PR firm during Covid-19
May 15 • 32 min
Adrian Talbot, finance director of Hotwire PR, on the financial management of a PR firm during Covid-19
Chris Talago, VP PR and communications JAPAC and EMEA at Oracle, gives an in-house perspective on the Covid-19 lockdown
May 11 • 23 min
Chris Talago, VP PR and communications JAPAC and EMEA at Oracle, gives an in-house perspective on the Covid-19 lockdown
Amanda Coleman and Ben Smith discuss the UK government’s communications performance since the Covid-19 crisis kicked off.
May 7 • 33 min
Amanda Coleman and Ben Smith discuss the UK government’s communications performance since the Covid-19 crisis kicked off.
Mandy Sharp, founder and CEO of Tin Man Communications, on what it’s like running a consumer PR firm during the Covid-19 lockdown
May 7 • 20 min
Mandy Sharp, founder and CEO of Tin Man Communications, on what it’s like running a consumer PR firm during the Covid-19 lockdown
Crispin Manners and Richard Houghton, co-authors of ‘Grow, Build, Sell, Live: A Practical Guide to Running and Building an Agency and Enjoying It’, talk about the implications of the Covid-19 crisis for PR firms
May 5 • 37 min
On today’s show, we’ve got Crispin Manners and Richard Houghton, co-authors of ‘Grow, Build, Sell, Live: A Practical Guide to Running and Building an Agency and Enjoying It’, talking about the implications of the Covid-19 crisis for PR firms.
Julietta Dexter, Founder, The Communications Store discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the fashion, beauty and lifestyle businesses and the impact of culture on business
Apr 17 • 35 min
Julietta Dexter, Founder, The Communications Store discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the fashion, beauty and lifestyle businesses and the impact of culture on business
Iain Anderson, Executive Chairman at Cicero/AMO on the PRmoment podcast
Apr 2 • 28 min
We’ve put our life stories podcasts on pause as they just don’t feel appropriate at the moment - so today Iain and I are going to be talking about Covid 19: The media, the politics, and the communications.
Rachel Bell and David Fraser discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the UK’s PR agency market
Mar 31 • 32 min
We discuss how different sectors are affected, what the impact of the government’s furloughing scheme will be on the PR business, how the government’s business interruption loans can work, and the impact Covid-19 on employees and clients to date
Jo Carr, co-founder, and chief client officer at Hope&Glory, on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 10 • 49 min
Jo Carr, co-founder, and chief planning officer at Hope&Glory, on the PRmoment podcast
Will Sturgeon, head of content and thought leadership at PwC, on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 2 • 32 min
Will Sturgeon, head of content and thought leadership at PwC, on the PRmoment podcast
Can a virtual agency scale? Tamara Littleton, CEO and founder of The Social Element, tells us how she’s built a 300-people, £9m virtual consultancy business
Feb 25 • 38 min
There are plenty of virtual agencies around, but not that many have managed to scale to the size of The Social Element. It’s a 300-people (100 staff, 200 freelancers), £9m virtual consultancy business operating internationally
Louise Turner, head of Edelman Intelligence UK & Ireland, on UK findings of the Edelman Trust Barometer 2020
Feb 18 • 30 min
Louise Turner, head of Edelman Intelligence UK & Ireland, on UK findings of the Edelman Trust Barometer 2020
Rachel Pendered, managing director of Media Zoo, on The PRmoment podcast
Feb 11 • 44 min
This week on the PRmoment podcast, I’m interviewing Rachel Pendered, managing director of Media Zoo.Media Zoo has a fee income of circa £13m and approximately 130 employees. It’s an independent PR firm in London. It was co-founded by Rachel and Mark…
Mitch Kaye, co-founder and CEO of The Academy, on the PRmoment podcast
Feb 4 • 51 min
Mitch Kaye, co-founder and CEO of The Academy, on the PRmoment podcast
Greg Jones, managing director of Mischief, on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 27 • 35 min
Greg Jones, managing director of Mischief, on the PRmoment podcast
Gerry Hopkinson, owner and CEO of Unity, on The PRmoment podcast
Jan 20 • 46 min
Gerry Hopkinson, owner and CEO of Unity, on The PRmoment podcast
Kate Hartley, the author of Communicate in a Crisis, on the PRmoment Podcast
Jan 7 • 34 min
Kate Hartley, the author of Communicate in a Crisis, on the PRmoment Podcast
Justin Westcott, chief operating officer UK and Ireland of Edelman, on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 3 • 46 min
Justin Westcott, chief operating officer UK and Ireland of Edelman, on the PRmoment podcast
Petra Masinova, global director, reputation intelligence at Kantar, on the PRmoment podcast
Dec 12, 2019 • 43 min
Petra Masinova, global director, reputation intelligence at Kantar, on the PRmoment podcast
Rachel Bell, author of Start-Ups, Pivots and Pop-Ups on the PRmoment podcast
Dec 5, 2019 • 40 min
Rachel Bell, author of Startups, Pivots and Pop-Ups on the PRmoment podcast
Inside the pitch process – we talk to Rebecca Wagstaffe from 3 Monkeys Zeno and Lenovo’s Charlotte West on the PRmoment podcast
Dec 3, 2019 • 49 min
Inside the pitch process – we talk to Rebecca Wagstaffe from 3 Monkeys Zeno and Lenovo’s Charlotte West on the PRmoment podcast
Steph Macleod, director at Kaizo, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 26, 2019 • 54 min
Steph Macleod, director at Kaizo, on the PRmoment podcast
Case study: Why Samsung Quick Drive campaign won the Integrated Communications Campaign of the Year at the 2019 PRmoment Awards
Nov 21, 2019 • 27 min
Why Samsung Quick Drive campaign won the Integrated Communications Campaign of the Year at the 2019 PRmoment Awards
Marshall Manson, partner at Brunswick, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 19, 2019 • 51 min
Marshall Manson, director at Brunswick, on the PRmoment podcast
A discussion about mental health in PR, with James Endersby and Jane Fordham on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 15, 2019 • 42 min
A discussion about mental health in PR, with James Endersby and Jane Fordham on the PRmoment podcast
Asad Dhunna, founder of The Unmistakables, on the PRmoment Podcast
Nov 12, 2019 • 40 min
Asad Dhunna, founder of The Unmistakables, on the PRmoment Podcast
Jennifer Mowat, managing director at Babel, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 6, 2019 • 42 min
Jennifer Mowat, managing director at Babel, on the PRmoment podcast
David Benigson, CEO of Signal AI, on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 28, 2019 • 32 min
David Benigson, CEO of Signal AI, on the PRmoment podcast
An update from the global ICCO PR Summit: Hear from Francis Ingham, Barbara Bates and new president of ICCO Nitin Mantri
Oct 16, 2019 • 14 min
A special PRmoment Podcast from the global ICCO summit in Lisbon
Alex Northcott, co-founder of Gorkana and founder of Roxhill Media, on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 16, 2019 • 34 min
Alex Northcott, co-founder of Gorkana and founder of Roxhill Media, on the PRmoment podcast
Fenella Grey, chair at Porter Novelli London, on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 7, 2019 • 45 min
Fenella Grey, chair at Porter Novelli London, on the PRmoment podcast
Niall Couper, head of media, PR and supporter communications for Amnesty International UK, on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 1, 2019 • 40 min
Niall Couper, head of media, PR and supporter communications for Amnesty International UK
Louie St Claire, CEO of Harvard and board director at Chime Specialist Group, on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 25, 2019 • 46 min
This week, in the latest of our life stories podcasts, I’m interviewing Louie St Claire, CEO of Harvard and board director at Chime Specialist Group
Dan Neale, co-founder of Alfred, on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 17, 2019 • 40 min
Dan Neale, co-founder of Alfred, on the PRmoment podcast
Nick Clark, MD of Nelson Bostock, on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 10, 2019 • 44 min
Nick Clark, MD of Nelson Bostock, on the PRmoment podcast
Mark Lowe, co-founder at Third City, on the PRmoment podcast
Jul 30, 2019 • 48 min
Mark Lowe, co-founder at Third City, on the PRmoment podcast
Tom Buttle , CEO of Chameleon, on the PRmoment podcast
Jul 1, 2019 • 41 min
Tom Buttle , CEO of Chameleon, on the PRmoment podcast
Natasha Hill, managing director at Bottle, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 26, 2019 • 47 min
Natasha Hill, managing director at Bottle, on the PRmoment podcast
Richard Fogg, CEO at CCgroup, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 18, 2019 • 52 min
Richard Fogg, CEO at CC Group on the PRmoment podcast
Torod Neptune, worldwide group VP and chief communications officer at Lenovo Group, on the PRmoment Podcast
Jun 11, 2019 • 45 min
This week on the PRmoment Podcast, in the latest of our life stories interviews, I’m pleased to welcome Torod Neptune, who is worldwide group vice president and chief communications officer at Lenovo Group.His CV is a beautiful thing – he’s previously…
Jon Lonsdale, CEO and joint founder of Octopus, on the PRmoment podcast
Jun 4, 2019 • 41 min
Jon Lonsdale, CEO and joint founder of Octopus, on the PRmoment podcast
A bonus PRmoment podcast from AMEC’s Global Summit in Prague
May 29, 2019 • 57 min
Here’s a special PRmoment podcast from AMEC’s Global Summit in Prague: featuring PRmoment founder Ben Smith complete with an almost lost voice, Diageo’s Jim Alexander, AMEC chairman and CARMA CEO, Europe and the Americas Richard Bagnall and Mischief’s…
Shimon Cohen, chairman of The PR Office on the PRmoment podcast
May 24, 2019 • 33 min
Shimon Cohen, chairman of The PR Office on the PRmoment podcast
Sharon Bange, managing partner at Kindred, on the PRmoment podcast
May 14, 2019 • 26 min
Sharon Bange, managing partner at Kindred, on the PRmoment podcast
Rax Lakhani talking about the business of influence on the PRmoment podcast
May 7, 2019 • 41 min
Rax Lakhani talking about the business of influence on the PRmoment podcast
James Hickman, director, Hatch Communications, on the PRmoment podcast
May 2, 2019 • 33 min
James Hickman, director, Hatch Communications, on the PRmoment podcast
Dee Gibbs, founder of Liberty Communications, on the PRmoment podcast
Apr 23, 2019 • 32 min
Dee Gibbs. founder of Liberty Communications
Jon Hughes, CEO of Golin, on the PRmoment podcast
Apr 9, 2019 • 46 min
Jon Hughes, CEO of Golin, on the PRmoment podcast
Sarah Scholefield, CEO, UK and Ireland, Grayling, on the PRmoment podcast
Apr 2, 2019 • 36 min
Sarah Scholefield, CEO, UK and Ireland, Grayling, on the PRmoment podcast
Natalie Luke, founder and MD of Aduro Communications on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 28, 2019 • 46 min
This week, in the latest of our life stories podcast, I’m interviewing Natalie Luke, founder and MD of Aduro Communications.
Scott Wilson, president Europe and Africa at Burson Cohn & Wolfe, on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 26, 2019 • 53 min
Scott Wilson, president Europe and Africa at Burson Cohn & Wolfe, on the PRmoment podcast
Lawrence Francis, executive director of Premier on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 19, 2019 • 43 min
Lawrence Francis, executive director of Premier on the PRmoment podcast
Neil Henderson, group director of global media and financial communications at Zurich Insurance Group, on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 13, 2019 • 56 min
Neil Henderson, group director of global media and financial communications at Zurich Insurance Group, on the PRmoment podcast
The UK findings of the Edelman Trust Barometer with Louise Turner, head of Edelman Intelligence UK & Ireland
Mar 11, 2019 • 35 min
Louise Turner, head of Edelman Intelligence UK & Ireland
Daljit Bhurji, co-founder of Diffusion on the PRmoment podcast
Mar 5, 2019 • 47 min
Daljit Bhurji, co-founder of Diffusion on the PRmoment podcast
Fanclub PR founder Adrian Ma on the PRmoment podcast
Feb 21, 2019 • 53 min
Fanclub PR founder Adrian Ma on the PRmoment podcast
Tom Murphy, director of global communications, Microsoft Services, on The PRmoment Podcast
Feb 15, 2019 • 27 min
Tom Murphy, director of global communications, Microsoft Services on The PRmoment Podcast
Brendon Craigie, founder of Tyto, on The PRmoment podcast
Feb 13, 2019 • 43 min
Brendon Craigie, founder of Tyto, on The PRmoment podcast
Tony Langham on the PRmoment podcast
Feb 8, 2019 • 43 min
Tony Langham on the PRmoment podcast
Molly Aldridge, Global CEO of M&C Saatchi Public Relations on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 30, 2019 • 57 min
Molly Aldridge on the PRmoment podcast
Giles Fraser, co-founder of Brands2Life, on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 28, 2019 • 49 min
Giles Fraser, co-founder of Brands2Life, on the PRmoment podcast
Aaron Kwittken on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 17, 2019 • 37 min
Aaron Kwittken, founder of KWT
MWWPR’s Rebecca Blinston-Jones on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 11, 2019 • 33 min
MWWPR’s Rebecca Blinston-Jones on the PRmoment podcast
Howard Kosky, CEO of 4DC
Jan 4, 2019 • 45 min
In a special PRmoment podcast I talk to Howard Kosky, CEO of 4DC, the recently launched podcast consultancy
James Herring on the PRmoment podcast
Jan 2, 2019 • 61 min
James Herring on the PRmoment podcast
Welcome to the PRmoment podcast 2018 year in review
Dec 13, 2018 • 43 min
A year in review of 2018
Barbara Bates, global CEO of Hotwire on the PRmoment podcast
Dec 11, 2018 • 42 min
Barbara Bates, global CEO of Hotwire on the PRmoment podcast
Nik Govier, founder and CEO of Blurred, on the PRmoment podcast
Dec 4, 2018 • 50 min
Nik Govier, founder and CEO of Blurred on the PRmoment podcast
Mandy Sharp, founder of Tin Man, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 26, 2018 • 41 min
Mandy Sharp, founder of Tin Man, on the PRmoment podcast
Angie Wiles, Founder, The Difference Collective, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 22, 2018 • 44 min
Angie Wiles, Founder, The Difference Collective, on the PRmoment podcast
Adrian Talbot, global CFO at Hotwire, on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 12, 2018 • 49 min
Adrian Talbot, global CFO at Hotwire, on the PRmoment podcast
Brad MacAfee, chief executive officer, senior partner at Porter Novelli on the PRmoment podcast
Nov 7, 2018 • 53 min
Brad MacAfee, chief executive officer, senior partner at Porter Novelli on the PRmoment podcast
Chris Talago, VP PR & communications, JAPAC & EMEA at Oracle on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 23, 2018 • 48 min
Chris Talago, VP PR & communications, JAPAC & EMEA at Oracle on the PRmoment podcast
Atlas Partners co-founder Vanessa Pine on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 16, 2018 • 38 min
Atlas Partners co-founder Vanessa Pine on the PRmoment podcast
The Romans founder and executive creative director Joe Mackay-Sinclair on the PRmoment podcast.
Oct 8, 2018 • 34 min
The Romans founder and executive creative director Joe Mackay-Sinclair
The Communications Store founder Julietta Dexter on the PRmoment podcast
Oct 2, 2018 • 42 min
The Communications Store founder Julietta Dexter on the PRmoment podcast
Headland founder Neil Hedges on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 25, 2018 • 50 min
Headland founder Neil Hedges on the PRmoment podcast
W Communication’s founder Warren Johnson on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 12, 2018 • 40 min
This week, on the PRmoment Podcast, I’m pleased to welcome founder and managing director of W Communications Warren Johnson.
Chris Lewis on the PRmoment podcast
Sep 10, 2018 • 49 min
This week on the PRmoment Podcast I’m pleased to welcome founder and CEO of Lewis Communications Chris Lewis. Chris established Lewis 25 years ago and today it is a truly global agency operating in 26 markets with a fee income of £50m and circa 500…
Manifest founder and CEO Alex Myers on the PRmoment Podcast
Aug 2, 2018 • 50 min
Alex Myers, Manifest founder and CEO
The PRmoment podcast with co-founder of Hope&Glory James Gordon-Macintosh
Jun 28, 2018 • 43 min
The PRmoment podcast with co-founder of Hope&Glory James Gordon-Macintosh
Cow PR founder Sian Morgan
Jun 20, 2018 • 37 min
Welcome to the PRmoment Podcast. This week on the PRmoment Podcast I’m pleased to welcome founder and MD of Cow PR Sian Morgan. Cow PR is a circa £3m fee income consumer PR shop in London. What’s interesting about Cow is that despite its…
Shine founder Rachel Bell on The PRmoment Podcast
Jun 11, 2018 • 42 min
Shine founder Rachel Bell on The PRmoment Podcast
Ketchum’s data and research expert Erin Salisbury
Jun 5, 2018 • 35 min
So welcome to the second of our Trailblazers PRmoment Podcasts
David Fraser from Ready 10 on the PRmoment podcast
May 22, 2018 • 36 min
This week, in the second of our PR Trailblazers interviews, on The PRmoment Podcast we’ve got founder of Ready 10 - David Fraser. David spent 12 years at Frank PR before setting up Ready 10 in 2016. I wanted to get David on the show because I…
GingerMay founder Victoria Usher on the PRmoment podcast
May 15, 2018 • 43 min
We talk to Victoria Usher from GingerMay
Portland UK MD Mark Flanagan on the PRmoment podcast
May 3, 2018 • 42 min
Portland UK MD Mark Flanagan on the PRmoment podcast
The PRmoment podcast with Bibi Hilton, UK managing director, Golin
Apr 24, 2018 • 37 min
Ben Smith, PRmoment founder meets up with Bibi Hilton, UK managing director, Golin
Tanya Hughes, Chief Global Officer of Talk PR on the PRmoment Podcast
Apr 18, 2018 • 38 min
This week on the PRmoment Podcast I’m pleased to welcome the Chief Global Officer of Talk PR Tanya Hughes. Talk PR is owned by M&C Saatchi with annual revenues of approx £4.5 million. There are 2 things that make Tanya and Talk…
Dan Glover, co founder and creative director of The Academy on the PRmoment podcast
Apr 9, 2018 • 49 min
Catching up with Dan Glover, co-founder and creative director of The Academy
Cirkle founder Caroline Kinsey
Apr 5, 2018 • 31 min
Cirkle founder Caroline Kinsey on the PRmoment podcast
Frank PR founder Graham Goodkind on The PRmoment Podcast
Mar 12, 2018 • 48 min
Discussion with Frank PR founder Graham Goodkind
Lord Tim Bell
Mar 5, 2018 • 38 min
Lord Tim Bell
The Edelman Trust Barometer: A recording of our live stream video with an expert panel
Jan 29, 2018 • 30 min
The Edelman Trust Barometer: A recording of our live stream video with Edelman Intelligence UK head Louise Turner. Howard Kosky from markettiers and James Erskine from Social Circle
Jo-ann Robertson, ceo of Ketchum London
Jan 26, 2018 • 36 min
PR Life Stories: Jo-ann Robertson, UK ceo, Ketchum
Lord Chadlington
Jan 24, 2018 • 26 min
PR Life Stories with Lord Chadlington
Jim Hawker
Dec 14, 2017 • 24 min
In the latest of a series of podcasts with PR industry leaders in the UK PRmoment founder Ben Smith recently interviewed Threepipe owner Jim Hawker
Mark Borkowski
Dec 14, 2017 • 25 min
n the latest of a series of podcasts with PR industry leaders in the UK PRmoment founder Ben Smith recently interviewed Mark Borkowski
Francis Ingham
Oct 26, 2017 • 14 min
PR Life Stories with Francis Ingham
Angie Moxham founder of 3 Monkeys Zeno
Oct 19, 2017 • 14 min
PR Life Stories with Angie Moxham
Francis Ingham responds to criticism over the PRCA’s handling Bell Pottinger’s expulsion
Sep 16, 2017 • 7 min
In a not unexpected move, the The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) announced last week that it had imposed its most serious sanction on Bell Pottinger, following its investigation into Bell Pottinger’s work for Oakbay Capital in…
Colin Byrne, ceo, UK and EMEA at Weber Shandwick
Sep 12, 2017 • 17 min
PR Life Stories with Colin Byrne
Alex Aiken’s top 3 government communications campaigns of the last 100 years
Apr 26, 2017 • 13 min
2017 marks the centenary of the Government Communications Service. To mark the occasion I recently interviewed Alex Aiken, Executive Director for Government Communications on his top three historical campaigns for the UK government communications in the…
Pitching for PR business: How did it end up this way with Henry Playfoot
Apr 5, 2017 • 13 min
We recently caught up with Henry Playfoot, founder of The Pitch Doctor to discuss the rights and wrongs of the pitch process. Henry reckons the pitch process is not the best way to match the needs of the client with the right agency and discusses why a…
PR is complacent about measurement, says Ali Gee
Mar 17, 2017 • 12 min
I recently spoke to Ali Gee, deputy CEO at FleishmanHillard Fishburn in London, about the the measurement of public relations. I asked Ali whether as a profession, public relations is in danger of becoming paranoid about measurement? And whether PR is…
Francis Ingham from The PRCA talks about the Whirlpool / Hotpoint tumble dryer crisis
Feb 27, 2017 • 4 min
Francis Ingham from The PRCA talks about the Whirlpool / Hotpoint tumble dryer crisis by PRmoment
The secrets of entrepreneurship in public relations
Feb 21, 2017 • 8 min
I recently caught up with Tony Langham to discuss entrepreneurship in PR. Tony set up Lansons with Claire Parsons 28 years ago and today Lansons has a fee income of circa £11 million pounds. I discussed with Tony: - How to keep a culture of…
How to bring a PR firm back from the brink with Harvard’s Ellie Thompson and Louie St Claire
Feb 14, 2017 • 8 min
Harvard’s fee income today it’s close to five million pounds. In 2011 this had fallen to £1.6 million. Previously in about the year 2000 Harvard had been a 200 people agency with 5 offices with a fee income of circa seven million annually. I recently…
The evolution of search marketing and the crossover between search and PR with Farhad Koodoruth
Feb 7, 2017 • 12 min
In our latest mini podcast we caught up with Farhad Koodoruth, Co-Founder at Threepipe to discuss the evolution of search marketing and the increasing crossover between search and public relations.
Giles Fraser, co-founder of Brands2Life, on PR agency trends in 2016
Dec 14, 2016 • 5 min
As part of a series of interviews reviewing 2016 I caught up with Giles Fraser, co-founder, of Brands2Life. Key trends from 2016 that Giles identifies include: There has been a continued demand for creative campaigns and content across all…
Francis Ingham claims the UK PR sector has grown by 10% in 2016
Dec 14, 2016 • 6 min
As part of our series of interviews reviewing 2016 I recently caught up with PRCA director general and ICCO CEO Francis Ingham. Francis identified the following trends for UK PR in 2016: UK public relations has grown by approximately 10% in 2016…
Talk PR Tanya Hughes on how is international PR bought?
Dec 14, 2016 • 7 min
Through the numerous pitches and RFPs that we all enjoy, I suspect the majority of PRmoment readers have a pretty good understanding of how the purchasing process for domestic PR briefs works. However, many of the bigger accounts reside in global…
Alice Weightman reviews the PR candidate and PR employer talent trends of 2016
Dec 13, 2016 • 10 min
As part of a series of interviews to review public relations in 2016 I thought it would be interesting to look in detail at one of the major challenges for PR agencies and increasingly for in-house PR and communications teams - finding enough…
Jeremy Thompson on why Cision has spent over $1.5bn on PR service providers
Nov 18, 2016 • 12 min
Ben Smith, the founder of PRmoment, recently caught up with Cision and PR Newswire CEO (EMEA and India) to discuss why Cision has spent over $1.5bn on PR service providers