Nasima Hussain joins Promote PR as managing partner

Speed Communications’ former managing partner, Nasima Hussain, has joined sport, fitness, wellbeing and tech specialist Promote PR as managing partner. Hussain has more than 20 years’ experience in PR and comms across sectors including health and wellbeing, beauty, entertainment and FMCG. With previous senior roles at agencies including Bray Leino, Grayling and The Communications Store,… Continue reading Nasima Hussain joins Promote PR as managing partner

Ultimate Finance Group appoints Speed Communications

Ultimate Finance Group, an independent provider of finance to UK business, has appointed Speed Communications to raise awareness of the importance of good funding, as the company begins to roll-out a new business strategy and undergo a major brand overhaul. Ultimate Finance has spoken with a number of businesses, identified what they want from investors and… Continue reading Ultimate Finance Group appoints Speed Communications

Speed partners with Earnie to promote London Winter Run

Human Race, the largest mass participation events company in the UK, has appointed Speed Communications and creative agency Earnie to increase awareness of the 2017 Cancer Research UK London Winter Run, which takes place on Sunday 5 February. The 2016 Cancer Research UK London Winter Run saw more than 15,000 runners raising over £600,000 for Cancer… Continue reading Speed partners with Earnie to promote London Winter Run

Speed Communications gains DS Smith Euro brief

European packaging company DS Smith has appointed Speed Communications to deliver a pan-European PR programme. Speed’s activities will support DS Smith’s overarching sales and marketing strategy and aim to unify messaging across key European markets. The agency will deliver a multi-channel, European-focused, PR programme aimed at increasing brand awareness and demonstrating thought leadership. It will… Continue reading Speed Communications gains DS Smith Euro brief

Creditsafe appoints Speed Communications

Creditsafe, a company credit report supplier, has appointed Speed Communications’ Business & Corporate PR team as its retained agency. Speed Communications will increase awareness of the Creditsafe business, which delivers more than 100 million company credit reports every year to more than 200,000 users. It will also reinforce Creditsafe’s credibility among credit management and finance… Continue reading Creditsafe appoints Speed Communications

Speed acquires foodservice specialist The Splash Partnership

Speed Communications, part of The Mission Marketing Group, has acquired PR and comms agency The Splash Partnership, expanding its offer into the foodservice and hospitality sectors. The Splash Partnership specialises in the foodservice and hospitality industry and works with clients including Nestlé Professional’s out of home brands (Nescafé / Milano / Maggi / Chef / Toque d’Or), Bidvest Foodservice, apetito, TUCO (The University… Continue reading Speed acquires foodservice specialist The Splash Partnership

Optimum Nutrition goes for Speed

Sports nutrition brand Optimum Nutrition, creator of whey protein Gold Standard Whey, has chosen Speed Communications to deliver a number of campaigns for the brand, ahead of a new initiative launch for its consumers to mark its 30th anniversary this year. The agency, which is part of part of The Mission Group and won the… Continue reading Optimum Nutrition goes for Speed

BISSELL chooses Speed

Carpet cleaning specialist BISSELL has appointed Speed Communications to handle its UK brand comms, following a competitive pitch. Speed has been retained to help BISSELL educate consumers on the importance of carpet cleaning in order increase brand awareness, generate consumer demand and drive product sales, and support wider category growth. The account will be led… Continue reading BISSELL chooses Speed

Speed manages global PR for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants

Roasted duck with thyme roasted apricot, apricot puree, and fennel with apricot jus on a white surface. Prepared by Daniel Humm at Eleven Madison Park.

Speed Communications has been retained to manage the global PR for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants, as the brand embarks on its first global tour. The World’s 50 Best Restaurants provides an annual snapshot of the leaders in the global gastronomic scene. It claims to champion the development of gastronomy worldwide, discovering new trends and talents. Organised… Continue reading Speed manages global PR for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants