- Letchworth, GB
- £80 /hr
- Available now
Matt McKay and Charlotte Webber are experienced PR Professionals and Event planners. They have worked together for a number of years and have a wealth of experience and knowledgemore...Matt McKay and Charlotte Webber are experienced PR Professionals and Event planners. They have worked together for a number of years and have a wealth of experience and knowledge across a variety of sectors.
Together they offer a wide range of PR and Events services including:
-Communications strategy and planning
-Media and press relations
-Social and online media
-PR training (how to work with the media, presentation skills etc)
-Measuring and evaluating PR campaigns
-Developing internal communication plans
Both Matt and Charlotte have extensive media contacts across print and online channels. They are available on either a project (short and long term) or retainer basis
Area Covered: UK
Company Name: BioMed Central
Work Experience Summary: Matt and Charlotte currently work together at an online publishing company where they have established an award-winning public relations team. They generate over 800 media stories each month and manage a broad social media presence including 7 Twitter accounts, Facebook and LinkedIn profiles and a number of blogs.
As the Head of Public Relations and Events, Matt runs a team of five where he oversees corporate communications, developing communication strategies to protect and enhance the reputation of the company.
As Public Relations Manager, Charlotte oversees a diverse social media presence, runs a busy press office and develops internal communication and CSR strategies.
Both Matt and Charlotte have extensive media contacts, across print, TV radio and online channels across a variety of sectors. Media sources previously worked with include Daily Telegraph, Guardian, Washington Post, Time, New Scientist, New York Times, BMJ, Wired, ArsTechnica and Huffington Post.
They are both expert copywriters and have wide experience of building, developing, managing and monitoring online PR activity (including social networks).
Matt and Charlotte have over 13 years combined experience of producing and managing a wide range of events, including commercial and technical conferences, exhibitions, award ceremonies and dinners.
Education Summary: Matt was amongst the first ever group of PR professionals to be awarded Chartered PR Practitioner status. He is currently the Chair of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (\"CIPR\") Marketing Communications Group.
Charlotte is a professionally qualified PR practitioner, holding the CIPR Professional Diploma.
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