Source PR, one of the North West’s leading PR and digital agencies, has made four significant appointments to meet client demand and to grow the business through a new specialist Rural Division.
The new appointments include Janet Hare who joins as client director, Gill Broad who joins to head up the company’s new Rural Division, Sarah Larkin who joins as an account manager and Jessica Pardoe who also joins the team to meet the growing demand from clients for social media management and digital PR campaigns.
Janet is an experienced PR professional having previously held senior media positions with BT, The National Lottery and The Millennium Dome. Janet joins the agency and takes responsibility for client management, managing the growing team and overseeing the successful delivery of client campaigns.
Gill Broad has been appointed to head up Source PR’s newly created Rural Division. The division has been specifically created to provide strategic communications, PR and marketing advice to rural and agricultural businesses or those seeking to engage with the sector. Gill joins from Fisher German and prior to that worked as a senior reporter for NWM Media.
Sarah Larkin joins the team to manage the company’s consumer team. Sarah has extensive experience having previously worked as marketing manager and Kings School Chester and with Marks & Spencer Money where she managed a range of financial services products. Sarah also founded So Baby, a range of organic baby food that was sold in Waitrose, Tesco and Ocado.
The team has also been bolstered by the arrival of Jessica Pardoe who joins as a PR & Digital Media Executive. Jess joins from Techmark and will now support the Source PR teams with digital PR, content marketing and social media management.
Louis Hill, Managing Director of Source PR, says: “These are exciting times for Source PR as we grow the team with some senior appointments and launch a new division specifically targeting those operating or looking to influence the rural sector. We are well positioned for continued growth and to support our client’s ambitions.”
Source PR, located near Chester, is one of the region’s leading PR, marketing and digital agencies. The company operates across the property, manufacturing and professional services sectors with clients including; Meadow Foods, Miller Homes and British Pipeline Agency.