Newspress Awards 2020

A catch-up with with Newspress Rising PR Star 2018 – Jessica Grimditch

As part of our proud sponsorship of this year’s Newspress Rising PR Star award, we’ve had a quick chat with some of the past winners to see how winning the accolade has helped them, plus more!

This time it’s the turn of Jessica Grimditch, Press Officer at Suzuki GB PLC and Suzuki Ireland, who won the award in 2018.

Q: How did the Newspress Rising PR Star award help your career?

A: The Rising Star award gave me more confidence in my role and gave me more recognition within the industry.

Q: What is your greatest PR achievement?

A: Winning the Best Press Office Guild of Motoring Survey three times within the four years I’ve been at Suzuki in a two-man team.

Q: What do you most love about your job?

A: Putting on great events where we can show off our product and building relationships with the media.

Q: What advice do you have for those starting a career in automotive PR?

A: Build good relationships and maintain them, it will pay off! Always give the customer what they need.


Keep posted for more Rising PR Star instalments!

Closing date and time for entries for the Newspress Awards 2020 is March 16 at 11.59pm.

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