Kate is a senior PR professional with over 14 years’ experience gained from working in a top 20 integrated London agency, a communications start-up and a regional agency. She is a results-driven and highly motivated individual who has big brand experience gained from working on clients including: eBay, Adobe, Microsoft, Department of Education, Flybe, ebookers, learndirect, UK online centres, PRS for Music, and The Silvertown Partnership.
She spent eight years at The Red Consultancy, holding the position of Associate Director and managing a team of 20 people across multiple client accounts with responsibility for strategic planning and budget control, client management, organic growth and campaign development. Kate was also responsible for crisis and issues preparation and support for clients including Flybe, Microsoft, Adobe and Department of Education.
Her next role took her to Thirteen Communications as a board director and shareholder. As a start-up agency, Kate was involved in all aspects of the day to day running and management of the agency, as well as leading agency pitches.
Moving out of London, Kate was Head of PR at Cambridge-based Ware Anthony Rust prior to moving to KISS to head up the agency’s PR.
As Head of PR at KISS, Kate will bring her big brand experience, passion and enthusiasm to the team; using her deep expertise at working with blue-chip, public sector and SMEs across technology and education to help deepen the agency’s expertise and sector focus in these areas.
Kate will also be looking to further develop relationships with our PROI partners across the world, collaborating on international projects.