Beattie Communications Launches Crisis Management Boutique
09 August 2011
Beattie Communications has launched a boutique division, Only Crisis, to provide the
corporate sector with the most extensive range of crisis management
services in the UK.
The Only Crisis team will operate out of Beattie Communications'
offices in Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and London.
Heading up the eight-man team is former Sun journalist Chris
Gilmour who has been with Beattie Communications for 12 years.
Gilmour says Only Crisis, which has its own standalone website
24/7 crisis hotline 0800 612 9890, offers corporate clients a
He said: "We have a menu of 15 specialist services including
Crisis Communications, Crisis
Planning and Media
Monitoring - online and off-line.
"We have been so busy throughout 2011 that we decided it was
time to launch a specialist division. Our aim is to ensure that
corporate issues, faced by many companies, do not get the
opportunity to turn into a public relations nightmare.
"Our goal is always to kill crisis situations dead before they
can grow arms and legs. Nine times out of ten we succeed in keeping
crisis situations out of the public domain."
Only Crisis specialises in the management of corporate crisis
situations but also offers
Personal Brand Management services to business leaders.
The agency has extensive experience managing personal
brands. In addition to corporate business leaders, the agency
"minded" Prince William for four years when he was a student at the
University of St Andrews.
"We're not in the business of undertaking crisis management for
celebrities," added Gilmour. "Our focus is very much the corporate
Only Crisis is the 12th business boutique Beattie Communications has launched over the past year
as part of its Only brand rollout. Others in the series include Only Health, Only Retail, Only Food, Only Social and Only Web.
Beattie Communications is one of the UK's leading PR and
marketing agencies with eight offices across the UK and partners in
40 countries around the world.
For further information please contact Chris Gilmour:
0800 612 9890