John Brennan – Managing Director & Strategic Lead

Over 20 years John has worked with all types of education providers – from nurseries to UTCs, Free Schools and Studio Schools, MATs and Independent Schools.

He has provided them with advice, direction and quality solutions across the full spectrum of culture, communication, reputational and brand related issues. John is a trusted adviser to several CEOs, principals and headteachers and has a proven record in getting results and improving schools outcomes. John is currently working with several new MATs providing advice on formation, growth and offer development strategies. He also advises a number of more established Trusts on their external communications strategy and is helping develop a sustainable pupil pipeline for member schools.

Pr & Media Management Advice & Training – Ruth Wilson

Ruth is a senior level, strategic and creative PR professional with 20 years’ PR agency background. She is well placed to gain the right level of advice, coverage and placement required.

She has education PR experience across both individual schools and MATs and has been the Director on award-winning campaigns across regional, national and international campaigns. Her career has seen her work with clients across a range of industries, including Duck Tape, Warner Bros., Colgate Palmolive, Linda McCartney Foods, Nestlé, Everton FC and Sanyo.