Newsrooms, editorial teams and freelance journalists across the UK are themselves contending with the extraordinary challenge of covering the COVID-19 pandemic while also reporting on other timely news events. And, working with journalists across sector, regional & national business press, it’s clear to our PR agency team that news priorities and procedures are continuing to […]
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About Greg Halse
Greg has over 10 years PR agency experience having worked agency side across B2B, corporate, tech and creative industries.
After studying for a Masters in Broadcast Journalism at Falmouth University, Greg joined London based Franklin Rae PR working with TV, film and entertainment sector clients including Fremantle Media Enterprises and The Royal Television Society.
A move to tech PR agency Marlin PR gave Greg international experience working on Sage, Melbourne ITDBS, Bang & Olufsen and Sony Pro. He returned to the South West with a move to Cohesive Communications where he worked with a broad range of clients, such as social media aggregator Blurrt, IT service provider Logicalis UK and a number of cyber security vendors including iSIGHT Partners, FireEye and Fortinet.
At AMBITIOUS Greg’s been working across B2B, education, property and tech clients including Procorre, Origin Workspace, Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing & Access Creative College Bristol.
Key skills: Media relations, copywriting, content creation, tech PR, corporate PR, B2B PR
Entries by Greg Halse
Automation is creeping its way into most aspects of our lives – if there’s a problem, let’s look to robotics, AI or machine learning to fix it. Take writing. It’s a skill that children spend a huge proportion of their school day mastering, and yet endless programmes exist to wipe out grammatical errors and rewrite […]
Got loads of good ideas about getting your business media coverage, but no idea how to pitch to a journalist and editor? As a PR agency, we’re used to shaping stories and ‘selling in’ ideas to target media. And, it’s fair to say it takes time, skill and decent planning to achieve the best results. […]
If you run a business or have a product or service to sell then you’ve probably thought of ways to getting media coverage and being featured in the press – online, broadcast, or in print. But what exactly are journalists looking for – and how do they want to be approached? We recently went along […]
Held at Watershed in Bristol, Bristech Conference is a one-day tech event with a packed agenda that this time covered areas including programming languages, tooling, frameworks, digital ethics, soft skills/psychology, emerging technologies, and the delivery process. AMBITIOUS’ Senior PR Consultant Greg headed to the conference and has now put together Bristech Conference highlights, outlining some […]
As a business founded by females, we are super excited to be launching a new client PR campaign which is all about getting more women into sectors where they are underrepresented and promoting women in consultancy. The Procorre 100 campaign is being spearheaded by Bristol-based CEO Anne O’Donnell and will see the management consultancy sign-up […]
Companies are facing huge pressure to prioritise #ESG and #sustainability. But how should you start? 🤔 Find out in our new ebook, which explores how to harness the opportunities that #ESGcomms can offer, no matter where you are in your ESG journey. 📗 bit.ly/3wgTxpI pic.twitter.com/d5EX9EM3Af
Ever wanted to join an award-winning PR agency? AMBITIOUS is growing, and we’re looking for new talent! 🔍 Check out the roles we're recruiting for 💡 PR Apprentice: bit.ly/3wMLb9l 💡 Digital Marketing Assistant: bit.ly/3LJzxl1 #Job #PR pic.twitter.com/XZHoO8QEJV
Keep an eye out for us at today's Building Brands Conference! Lis and Katy are appearing alongside brand marketing leaders to discuss 'ESG - Tools and tips to help your marketing and communications activities' #ESG #BuildingBrands pic.twitter.com/rNLXH9W1up