QUADRANT STRENGTHENS ITS PR DIVISION
Monday 25 September 2006
Corporate communications company, Quadrant, has strengthened its PR division with the new appointment of Ally Forbes as senior account executive and the promotion of Nicola Roberts to associate PR director.
Ally joins Quadrant following a year at a leading PR agency in Swansea. At Quadrant, she will work on press and media campaigns for various clients, including Marie Curie and Warburtons.
The graduate from Cardiff University, who holds the CIPR Accredited diploma in public and media relations, said: “It’s exciting to be joining the Quadrant team. I’m really looking forward to this new challenge because I can expand my knowledge and skills a great deal since Quadrant’s services cover so many different skills”
Nicola Roberts, who has worked at Quadrant for over 10 years, will take overall responsibility for the day-to-day running of the PR team in her new role as associate PR director. She will also oversee new business development as well as continuing to take a strategic role on client accounts.
Quadrant was the only Welsh company to be a finalist at the Chartered Institute of Public Relations Excellence Awards 2006. The company is also at the forefront of communications technology and recently launched a new pod casting service for clients as part of its normal media relations programmes.
Bill Jenkins, chief executive, said: “Ally’s confidence and creativity made her stand out from her peers. As an established agency with a growing number of clients, we invest a great deal of time and effort into recruiting the best PR professionals who can help deliver the highest standard of service to our clients. I would like to welcome Ally to Quadrant and congratulate Nicola on her promotion.”