London’s fastest-growing communications agency, Pagefield, has been appointed by the Falkland Islands Government to provide strategic and tactical advice in relation to all public relations and media issues in the UK, following a competitive pitch.
The account will be serviced by the Pagefield Diplomat team led by Florence Quirici. Pagefield Diplomat specializes in strategic advice and communications for overseas governments and companies, with projects covering countries in Asia, sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. The contract is for three years, effective from 1 November 2013.
Falkland Islands Government CEO, Keith Padgett commented: “Pagefield’s integrated offer, experience across key territories, and unparalleled understanding of the Falkland Islands and the UK media and political landscape means that they are uniquely suited to working for our Government. Their experience and energy will help us to tell our story and provide the UK public with a better understanding of the Falkland Islands”.
Mark Gallagher, Senior Partner and Founder of Pagefield, said: “Pagefield Diplomat is delighted to be working for the Falkland Islands Government. We are looking forward to tackling misconceptions, raising awareness and promoting a better understanding of and support for the Falkland Islands in the eyes of the Government, the media and the wider public in the UK”.