Aime Southgate – Communications Consultant
Aime is an energetic and talented communicator whose career spans marketing and PR. Her expertise covers media relations strategy and management, newsletters and direct marketing. She founded and runs a successful PR company – Montage, and has worked with a range of charities and corporations, including The Environment Agency, Business Link and the Bristol Chamber of Commerce. Previous to that Aime was Account Director at Strategy PR where she won an Institute of Public Relations award for her outstanding performance. Prior to that she spent 2 years working with a hospice, running the direct marketing programme and co-ordinating the communication programme. Aime is also a talented writer and an experienced manager of events, having run numerous promotions in New York and Atlanta as well as the UK. Her work with Change Q includes managing press relations for the Jessie May Trust Precious Time Appeal and project managing Meningitis UK’s national press launch. She is a member of the Institute of Public Relations.