In house to agency – one bee’s journey

Never one to take the traditional route, I recently changed jobs in the opposite direction to most PRs I know. Here’s what I’ve learned so far from moving to a small PR agency after five years in house. It’s the team that makes it It’s been my experience that PR is a demanding and rewarding […]

Milk & Honey PR is continuing its impressive growth

Milk & Honey adds Laura Reijnders-Dorr to Board Milk & Honey PR is continuing its impressive growth by expanding the board, adding EY’s Laura Reijnders-Dorr as financial controller. Now 24 months old, the business boasts a team of 12 in London and is forecasting fees of one million pounds this year.  Reijnders-Dorr will be joining managing partner Kirsty Leighton and associate partner Jo Cresswell on the board. Her remit is to work with the client […]

Jessica Ballinger joins Milk & Honey as director from Brands2Life

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Milk & Honey further bolsters leadership with Jessica Ballinger.   Milk & Honey PR has further added to its leadership team with the appointment of Jessica Ballinger as a client director. Ballinger joins from Brands2Life and Red Consultancy and will be heading up the award winning agency’s growing technology offer.  Ballinger will be reporting to managing partner […]

How to progress in a junior PR role

Do you feel like you’re not progressing in your role? Are you given the opportunity to grow? Are you trusted to lead on projects? These are questions we all ask, whatever stage of our career. If you’re at the beginning of your public relations career, this is a time of growth and soaking up all […]

How to pick the right influencer for your brand 

It’s no secret that social media influencers play a prominent role in today’s PR activities. Instagram posts, YouTube videos and tweets can serve as the perfect tools to reach your audience, promote positive branding and increase customer engagement and awareness.  But how do we make sure we are working with them effectively? The first step […]

Baby health technology brand, Owlet, appoints Milk & Honey PR for UK launch  

Milk & Honey PR, highly commended at the 2018 PR Week Awards as New Consultancy of the Year, has been appointed by the baby health technology brand, Owlet.      Founded in 2013 by a team of parents, Owlet is a health technology company whose mission is to empower parents with the right information at the right time to take care of their new-borns. Milk & Honey will help launch Owlet and its Smart […]

Communication chameleons

For our latest team trip, we headed down to sunny Brighton for a few days. We discussed how the agency was performing, plus upcoming 2019 plans. It was our chance to chat through what we felt we did well and the things we can work on together before we enter 2019 and hit our two […]

Milk & Honey  appointed by markettiers4DC

Milk & Honey PR, shortlisted for PRCA’s New Consultancy of the Year Award, has been appointed by leading broadcast specialist, markettiers4DC.  From the biggest brands to ambitious start-ups, markettiers4DC is trusted to get its client’s message in front of the right people. It utilises its expertise and trusted relationships across national and local TV and radio, while leading the way in […]

How to bridge into the UK PR scene as an expat

Moving abroad is both an exhilarating and brave to thing to do. Especially when you are still at the beginning of your career. September marks six months since packing my bags and moving from Toronto to London. Back in June, when I was first applying for jobs, I was stuck in a bit of a […]

Milk & Honey grows financial services with IGF Group

Milk & Honey PR  appointed by leading finance provider IGF    Milk & Honey PR, winners of PRCA Dare new consultancy of the year 2018, has been appointed by  leading independent commercial finance provider Independent Growth Finance (IGF).  IGF is celebrating its 21st birthday this autumn. It is a leader in providing flexible funding solutions to […]