A well known PR professional has been appointed as the new head of communications at Birmingham Science Park Aston.

Charlotte Crossley was previously PR director at Core Marketing in Brindleyplace where the 31 year old worked for more than 12 years.

Dr David Hardman, CEO of Birmingham Science Park Aston said: “We have built a new team within the park to deliver a holistic support offering to the tech community and Charlotte’s expertise in PR and marketing, combined with her entrepreneurial flair, will only strengthen our offering to the entrepreneurs of the future.

“We have worked closely with Charlotte and the team at Core for the last two years to great effect, but I am delighted that her skills will in future be fully focussed on helping to deliver BSPA’s mission.”

Ms Crossley added: “I am proud and delighted to be joining Birmingham Science Park Aston. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity to help drive the city’s knowledge economy and work with partners and stakeholders to communicate and deliver strategies that will stimulate, attract and retain entrepreneurial talent.”