- The Boldons, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
I have worked in the Public Relations sector for 10 years. Until I went freelance in 2008, I was employed by various agencies with both business to business and business to consumermore...I have worked in the Public Relations sector for 10 years. Until I went freelance in 2008, I was employed by various agencies with both business to business and business to consumer clients, latterly as an account director.. I also worked for a time with Yorkshire Forward, the regional development agency, giving me first-hand experience of the public sector.
Capitalising on my skills and experience, I specialise in the following client sectors:
• Public sector
• Further education
• Online gambling / Sports marketing
• Maritime / Defence
• Property / Construction / Architecture / Regeneration
• Professional services
In addition to media relations, I am an experienced copywriter with examples of promotional materials, magazine articles and web copy covering all of the above sectors.
Area Covered: Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK-wide
Company Name: Point Pleasant Communications
Summary: With almost nine years in the industry, mostly spent in a consultancy environment, Rob Lawson is well versed in the art of Public Relations for clients across all business sectors. Prior to going freelance in May 2008, he was an Account Director in the Newcastle office of Golley Slater, one of the largest full service marketing agencies in the UK.
In addition to a role with Yorkshire Forward, the Regional Development Agency, which gave him a useful insight into the workings of the public sector, Rob has worked with nationally recognised brands such as Marks & Spencer Specsavers, Newcastle United, NTL, bet365 , Bellway , Mansell and Brewin Dolphin.
Combining client-side experience with a wealth of contacts in the national, regional and trade media, Rob is dedicated to delivering effective PR campaigns based on creative thinking and achievable goals, offering clients a professional and cost-effective service.
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Education Summary: BA (Hons) Politics & Business
Member of the CIPR
Freelance PR Consultant