The BIG Partnership, the largest PR and digital marketing agency outside London, has made 11 promotions following recent growth.
Katie Burnett, based in BIG’s Glasgow headquarters, and Laura Berry, who works in the agency’s Liverpool office, have been appointed senior account managers. Katie and Laura, who joined BIG in 2014 and 2013 respectively, work with clients including VisitLanarkshire and Peel Ports Group.
Meanwhile, Bethan Mackenzie and Neil McSeveny have been promoted to account manager, having joined BIG as account executives in 2012 and 2011. Both Bethan and Neil will continue to work with clients in the construction, professional services and higher education sectors.
BIG also announced the promotion of seven people to senior account executive in its Glasgow and Aberdeen offices. The promotions include Emma Roy, Fiona Kemp, Lesley Ogilvy, Lisa Donnelly, Jennifer Degnan, Patrick Baxter and Naomi Clark.
With five offices throughout the UK, BIG was recently confirmed as the largest public relations agency outside of London by trade publication PRWeek in its annual rankings.
Bryan Garvie, director at The BIG Partnership, said: “These promotions demonstrate our commitment to nurturing a creative, inclusive and fun environment where people can develop the skills they need to succeed as part of a team.
“We actively encourage progression within BIG because we want to attract talented, ambitious people, and each of these individuals have consistently proven themselves to be the kind of people we want in our business. They’ve all shown huge commitment and energy, and have reflected BIG’s core values.
“We’re in a really competitive market and it’s people who make the difference. We’re very lucky to work with some of the most talented people in the industry, and their continued contribution is what will make us a success in the years ahead.”