Peter's 18 years' automotive experience is taken from both PR and journalism, giving him an incisive view on the needs of the media and a rounded perspective on product and corporate communications. Also backed by 20 successful years of competitive international motorsport experience, Peter has a skill set uncommon to most PR professionals, enabling him to offer strategic advice which has been honed at the sharp end of the industry.
Peter's career began with specialist sports car manufacturer, Caterham Cars, followed by a move into journalism working as a road tester for Autocar magazine ... He moved to Ford of Britain, spending two years working with Phil, before moving on to management roles with Peugeot GB, Automotive PR, including working in China on the NAC takeover of the MG brand, and most recently, running a calendar of international exhibitions as PR Director of UK and International Press.
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After 15 years' PR experience, across
new product, motorsport, corporate
and crisis communications, derived
both agency and in-house, Phil has a
comprehensive understanding of the
automotive industry. From running
Formula 1 hospitality programmes, or
devising new car launches, to being
grilled live on BBC News, Phil has done
it and can tell you how it could help
Phil spent six years working for Ford of Britain - two with Peter - before becoming a 'voice of the motorist' for motoring organisations, RAC and Trafficmaster. He has worked in corporate communications with Aviva and AOL, including advising on corporate takeovers, and most recently managed Formula 1 media and hospitality programmes for ING.
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