What our work experience students taught me

By Emma Kane There are very few things in life where success is due to the hard work and talent of just one individual. Behind every Wimbledon tennis champion there will be a big team of experts, each of whom has played their role in achieving victory – the coach, nutritionist, sports scientist, psychologist, the…

Newgate board appointment gives top three roles to women 

Newgate Communications is pleased to announce that Nina Dowell, Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed to the company’s board resulting in the most senior managerial roles in the company, Executive Chair, Chief Executive and COO, being held by women. Nina is responsible for all Newgate’s administrative functions supporting the effectiveness of client-facing teams in the…

Newgate teams up with London Stock Exchange Group’s ELITE

Newgate Communications is proud to announce that it is working with ELITE, London Stock Exchange Group’s international business support and capital raising initiative for high-growth private companies. ELITE works with the most ambitious private companies, both in the UK and across 39 countries, to help them scale up whatever their stage of growth. ELITE provides…

Insights of an Intern

The article below was written by Stefan Nowak. Stefan interned with us throughout January 2019. It was Gandhi who said that a nation’s greatness is measured by how it treats its weakest members. In the corporate world, it may be argued that the same principle applies: a company should be judged based on how it…

Values Get My Vote

In the next few days my daughter is expecting her first child and my first granddaughter; so this weekend’s marches to commemorate the 100th anniversary of British women getting the vote feel all the more poignant. I started my career in PR over thirty years ago (at the age of 5) and I remember my…

Newgate Signals Growth With New Hires

Newgate Communications has made a series of junior hires to support its established London operation. This follows some significant new client wins in 2018 including Capco, Temenos and ABP London. James Watson has been hired as an Executive to support the London team’s growing portfolio of corporate clients. With an MSc in International Relations from…

Newgate Limbers up for Charity Push to Help Tackle Homelessness

Newgate Communication’s Manchester office limbered up for a charity push, with a team of 6 taking part in May’s Great Manchester Run in a bid to raise money to help tackle homelessness in the city. The 10K race, and affiliated Half Marathon, is one of the largest mass participation events in Europe, attracting around 30,000…

In Print: The Golden Triangle of the North

Why the North West’s science and technology communities are getting bullish in a bid to take on the south. When innovators step foot on British soil all signs should point North. That’s the challenge being put forward by the North West’s science and tech companies in a bid to shine a light on the region’s…

Work Culture – The Often Overlooked Element In Job Searches

Looking back to when I was a fresh graduate looking for a job three years ago, work culture was not a factor that ranked highly in my wish list. Instead, salary, career progression, organisational size and reputation were the key factors that guided my job search. However, over the years, I have come to realise…

Duke Kunshan University appoints Newgate Communications

Duke Kunshan University appoints Newgate Communications to launch its under-graduate programme targeting UK and European students. New under-graduate courses aim to develop ‘globally-focused’ graduates who are able to excel in the jobs of tomorrow, in a world of shifting political landscapes and influenced increasingly by AI, robotics and quantum computing. Duke Kunshan University, a leading…