“From day one, Luke showed a great passion for the work done by our team. Through his training sessions and a long-term strategy, he helped our research to gain international recognition – culminating in articles in the New York Times, appearances on BBC Breakfast, and a marketing campaign that saw our team promoted on billboards across the UK.”
Professor Arri Coomarasamy: Director of Tommy’s National Centre for Miscarriage Research, Founding Trustee of Ammalife, Professor of Gynaecology at University of Birmingham
“Luke has a record of securing top-tier coverage for authors. He knows how to bring out the most exciting parts of a research paper in his writing and work with scientists on generating multimedia that will sell their story. He understands what science reporters are looking for and demonstrates that expertise with every assignment.”
Joseph Caputo: Media Relations Manager at Cell Press
"Luke's combination of engagement and understanding gave me the introduction I needed for a national and international media platform. Thanks to Luke, I could turn my expertise into an ongoing contribution to public debate."
Professor Scott Lucas: Professor of American Studies, Department of Political Science and International Studies, University of Birmingham
Whether you have important research findings to disseminate, are seeking assistance in writing clear and concise copy, or are looking for some guidance on how to handle a communications crisis, I would love to help.
I have particular expertise in the higher education sector but also have background in the private sector. Before becoming a freelancer, I held roles at the University of Birmingham, University of Warwick, HSBC and EE (Orange and T-Mobile) across media relations, internal communications, event management and project management.
I believe that there is no such thing as a 'one size fits all' approach to communications, indeed it is often the road less travelled that provides the most satisfying results. I will take the time to learn about your ambitions and provide a service that adds real, lasting value to you.
Contact me to arrange a quick chat about my range of services and how we can work together. I'm based in Birmingham but happy to travel.
Getting the right publicity at the right time. With an extensive contact list, I will use a combination of storytelling, press releases, and pitches to broadcast media that can help put your business, product or research into the spotlight.
Looking to give your marketing material a cutting edge? Or turn masses of information into a briefing? I provide a range of copywriting services, from crafting new material to a basic editing service.
Sometimes a fresh pair of eyes can give you the insight you need to help fine tune your communications. I'll work with you to create a project plan that will help give you the tools for top-notch communications for years to come.
Thanks for visiting my site. I'm Luke, a freelance communications consultant with expertise in media relations, copywriting and strategy and a particular specialism in research communications.
I provide a range of services that can help your business, research or brand to reach the audiences you want to.