Liberty expands UK management team with appointment of Head of Telecoms and Media, and two new Account Directors

By 3rd August 2012Agency News

Nick Lane, Pippa Melamet and Georgina Heaume join fast growing team of technology PR specialists



Liberty Comms, the specialist technology communications consultancy, today announced the appointment of its latest senior team members; Nick Lane, Pippa Melamet and Georgina Heaume.


Having founded mobile research and Analyst Company, mobileSQUARED – journalist-turned-analyst –Nick becomes Liberty’s Telecoms and Media Tsar, responsible for delivering client strategy, and expanding Liberty’s footprint across the telecoms and media landscape in the UK and Europe.


Both Pippa and Georgina will be responsible for directing strategy across their client bases, as well as supporting the overall growth of Liberty. Pippa brings a wealth of experience having previously managed national and international PR programmes for companies including Research In Motion, SAS and Citrix. Likewise, Georgina has developed and led strategic public relations programmes for a range of organisations such as the Cloud Industry Forum, Talend, Virgin Media Business, The Green Grid and Informatica.


The three new hires follow a number of new business wins for the agency which have broadened its remit across the technology sector and led to the development of its four business units: Corporate and Clean Tech, Enterprise Tech, Consumer Tech and Telecoms & Media. The three appointments consolidate Liberty’s senior management structure further, adding to the appointments of Peter Hay (Head of Digital) and Matt Wood (Creative Planner) who joined earlier in the year.


Dee Gibbs, Managing Director and Founder of Liberty Communications commented: “Nick brings with him over 16 years telecoms experience as a very influential analyst, so to add him to our expanding senior team is wonderful for the company and of course our clients. He has an industry reputation and base of knowledge that is second-to-none and is ideal for our new role of Head of Telecoms and Media.


“Both Pippa and Georgina also bring valuable experience to our fast expanding technology divisions and I am sure all three will be instrumental to helping us drive the business forward.”


Nick, Pippa and Georgina will all be based in Liberty’s headquarters in Chelsea, London.


About Liberty Comms Ltd

For over twelve years Liberty has been driving exciting and creative communications for a client base which spans Telecoms and Media, Enterprise Software, Consumer Technology and Cleantech. Companies work with us because in a complex and dynamic world, we understand their businesses and know what it takes to make them successful across the full marketing mix.


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