Communications consultancy Clarke Associates has been appointed to handle PR for the Midlands and South West arm of specialist professional services consultancy Begbies Traynor Group.
The remit covers proactive and reactive media relations for 14 offices across the regions. Begbies Traynor Group operates a network of local offices across Great Britain, providing advice and solutions to troubled businesses, the accountancy and legal professions in the areas of recovery, corporate finance, investigations, insolvency, restructuring and risk management.
David Clarke, managing director of Clarke Associates, said Begbies Traynor Group was “an impressive name” to add to the consultancy’s portfolio. “In particular, the client needs a robust media handling operation which – from the nature of their business – needs to be swift and timely and with an individual, bespoke approach.”
The Clarke Associates team working on the account will include Mark Whitehouse, deputy managing director, Javan Bramhall, account director, and Louise Stanley, senior account executive.