The PR Boutique is a small team of straight-talking, creative and passionate PRs and marketers who've worked for some of the biggest PR / marketing agencies and brands in the UK. We're told we are fun to work with and our passion for what we do clearly comes across.
More than 20 years’ experience in PR and marketing and set up the agency in 2007
Claire’s mission is to listen when people talk and talk when people listen
Louise implements media relations, campaigns, social media, blogs, advertising
Senior Account Manager
Rachael works with journalists and writes on home interior
Sam provides client support applying her years of marketing industry experience
Cat ensures clients receive monthly reports tailored to their requirements
Kirsty Hunt / Managing Director
As a consumer brand-building specialist, Kirsty has devised award winning campaigns for household names across a variety of sectors, from drinks, home interest, to fashion and travel…and continues to do so. She also has extensive trade and business to business PR expertise from digital marketing to retail design and she works alongside some of the North West’s most respected digital marketing and creative agencies on a consultancy level.What you’ll get from Kirsty is a breadth of knowledge and experience across PR, content marketing and digital techniques delivered with passion and a very hands on approach.
Claire Lancaster / Account Director
Claire has chalked up a successful career in marketing and advertising, as the former marketing controller at De Vere Hotels and an Account Director at BJL. She is also a blogger and lives and breathes everything social.
Louise Hankin / Account Director
Louise is a senior marketing professional with significant experience gained within FMCG and retail organisations. She was formerly brand manager for Coty Prestige, looking after the Calvin Klein and Vera Wang ranges, and held global brand manager positions at Unilever and The Body Shop. A specialist in brand strategy and communications, Louise adds valuable input across all of the agency’s clients as well as project management.
Rachael Ashmore / Senior Account Manager
Prior to joining The PR Boutique, Rachael was communications manager at the Manchester United Foundation, a position she held for six years. She was also web and communications co-ordinator at Vision and Media. With a strong background in PR, Rachael looks after a number of The PR Boutique’s home interest brands generating fantastic coverage in the key homes magazines and national newspapers.
Sam Vickers / Account Manager
An account manager with more than 10 years’ marketing experience across design, advertising and PR, Sam has worked at TMP Worldwide UK, Touchpoint and Hudson. Sam’s remit at The PR Boutique includes media liaison, content creation, research and executing client PR and social media plans.
Cat Wheeler / Office Manager
Cat is the agency’s office and evaluation manager. In addition to content distribution and media contact management, she compiles the end of month reports that every client receives. Cat reports detailed activity completed every month as well as a year to date view of activity, media coverage reach and value, growth and engagement in social channels, google analytics, blog posts, blogger outreach, competitions and all coverage.