Navigating the Storm

By Jessica Hodson Walker As Storm Ciara wreaks havoc across the UK and Europe, airlines across the Continent are in chaos. Writing this whilst sat in Geneva airport hoping that the next available flight to London (via Zurich) will take off, the stress and frustration of travellers is palpable.  Whilst some brands may be able to create positives from…

Vanguard appoints Newgate

Vanguard, one of the world’s largest and most respected investment firms, has appointed Newgate Communications as its UK corporate communications adviser. The appointment comes as Vanguard seeks to build greater awareness about its mission to lower the cost and complexity of investing in the UK. A pioneer of high-value, low-cost investing, Vanguard entered the UK…

Newgate expands Manchester office with senior appointment

Integrated communications agency Newgate Communications has appointed Ian Morris as a Partner in its Manchester office as it seeks to further strengthen its regional network. He has been hired from Citigate Dewe Rogerson, for which he established the Manchester office in 2013, after six years in its London headquarters. Newgate’s Manchester team, based in the…

Newgate wins account for leading HR and payroll provider, Moorepay

Newgate has won a competitive pitch to provide corporate PR support to the leading HR and payroll provider, Moorepay. Moorepay is headquartered in Salford, Greater Manchester, and part of Zellis, the HR and payroll software provider group. The company provide over 10,000 SME businesses with sophisticated software to make their payroll & HR easier and…

Seneca IM appoints Newgate

Seneca Investment Managers Appoints Newgate as its Corporate Communications Adviser Seneca Investment Managers (“Seneca IM”), the Multi-Asset, value investment house, has appointed Newgate Communications (‘Newgate’) as its adviser following a competitive pitch process. Established in 2002, Seneca IM is known for its Multi-Asset, value investment approach and prides itself on being able to identify and…

Getting out of the echo chamber

Before you stop reading, no, this is not a blog about Brexit. On Wednesday I managed to escape The City for the smoke of another city, Birmingham. The Country’s second city, home to Edgbaston Cricket Ground, Peaky Blinders and the UK’s largest science and technology campus. The Innovation Engine Project at Birmingham Innovation Campus hosted…

Communicating the power of PR

The article below originally appeared on Professional Adviser.com In what is already a hugely competitive market, it can be difficult for a business to stand out and differentiate itself from the herd. In the advisory space, competition is fierce and will only increase. The fight between advisers, wealth managers, and financial planners, not to mention the…