/ What we do:

We provide discreet, high-intensity strategic support for high-net-worth individuals, political and industrial leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, philanthropists, charity heads and family offices.

One of the founders of the personal PR industry, we have decades of experience advising high-profile people and we are proud of the deep relationships we have with all the global media, spanning investment, financial, political, arts, entertainment, and cultural journalism.

We have offices in Soho, London; Madison Square Garden, New York; and Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles.

Let’s have a chat!

We would love to be of service. Please get in touch and we can discuss how we can help, in complete confidence and without obligation, over a coffee or lunch.

/ Our team:

Paul Blanchard

Chairman and Founder

Paul’s been in the reputation game for nearly twenty years, and takes charge of our crisis work, as well as leading the team. He presents the “Media Masters” podcast and recently published his first book “Fast PR”.

Claire Booth

EA to Chairman

With a long background in legal and medical PA and secretarial work, Claire works coordinating Paul and the team. Self confessed “Friends” fan.

Stephen Canning


Stephen has over a decade’s experience in communications including for a big four consulting firm, McDonalds and leading politicians, CEOs and businesses across the UK, USA, Malaysia and Africa.

Holly Duncan-Quinn


Holly studied economics at university with a particular interest in Fintech. Throughout her studies, she was also an intern in the House of Commons. She loves music and has an obsession with crime documentaries.

Jess Granger


Jess is a recent graduate from the University of Surrey where she took a degree in Media, Culture and Society. She has an interest in social media and web design. When off the clock, Jess can most reliably be found watching reality TV with a cup of tea.

Oz Koca

Head of Video Production

After completing a BA in TV and Film Production, Oz has worked on a number of productions all over the world. He’s also obsessed with Nando’s.

Anders Lagerstedt

Head of Design

Initially teaching himself Photoshop back in 1999, Anders went on to achieve a BA in Web Design. Considers himself a film buff – particularly fond of Italian horror movies.

Sandro Monetti

Senior Consultant

Multi-award winning journalist Sandro is often seen offering opinions on CNN and the BBC as a media expert. Sandro has also written two bestselling books and a sell-out play, and is based in Los Angeles. Obsessed with Outlander and Doctor Who.

Chris Paston

Search Engine Specialist

With over a decade of experience in search engine marketing, Chris looks after SEO for our clients. He is a long suffering Sheffield United supporter.

Cara Sheffler

Chief Writer

Cara is a New York-based writer, translator, and occasional brand strategist. Her writing has appeared in The Guardian and VICE and her most recent book is available in the Gagosian Shop. She has not baked any bread in lockdown.

Katie Smyth

Senior Researcher

Katie has a degree in history, and has just finished her term as President of Newcastle Students’ Union. She enjoys historical documentaries and is obsessed with The Office.

Hayley Woodward


Hayley is a print and broadcast postgraduate focused on news production for TV and radio. She enjoys spending hours Googling and loves a fun fact or two.