Many congratulations to David Singleton on a vintage edition of Public Affairs News.
Coverage to note kicks off with some excellent reflections on being on the wrong end of bad lobbying from our new colleague James O’Shaughnessy here. James’s three rules – be brief, be relevant and bring solutions – are a timely reminder to us all.
Also delighted to see the reference to our latest hire, Kevin McKeever, who joins on Monday as Head of Planning and a profile of McDonald’s Head of Public Affairs (and Portland client) Allison Bartlett. Great piece too on Portlander Mark Wallace’s big move to be Head of Media Relations at the IoD. We look forward to watching Mark’s campaigning style shake up Pall Mall, and will continue to follow him closely on crashbangwallace.com
And finally, I can strongly recommend this month’s PAN editorial…