Full-service PR coupled with investor relations and annual reports expertise
One of the pioneers of western-style public relations in the Czech Republic, B.I.G. was launched in 1993 as a specialist in investor relations and investment opportunities in the newly-democratic Czech Republic, establishing particular expertise in the production of annual reports—an arena in which it continues to be the market leader. Today, the firm has expanded its capabilities to include broad corporate communications and corporate identity expertise and operates B.I.G. Public Relations, a full-service PR firm that is Hill & Knowlton’s affiliate in the
Managing director Jaroslava Jalovecka has been with B.I.G. Prague since 1994 and has run the agency since 2000. A member of the U.S. National Investor Relations Institute, she is an expert in financial communications. Senior consultants include David Svabenicky, who heads a team producing annual reports and other advertising, marketing and corporate identity projects; Jana Vanova, who leads a team managing corporate communications and marketing projects; and Tomáš Pospisil, whose expertise includes work in the energy and airline sectors. The firm’s internal team is supported by a variety of external consultants including artists and graphic designers, photographers, copywriters, translators, proofreaders, web designers, and printers.
The firm has revenues of approximately €2.3 million across all its businesses, with a list of more than 50 clients, including Skoda, Komercni banka, financial services company PPF, energy giant CEZ, Nova TV, Peugeot, Credit Suisse, Johnson & Johnson, and Czech Airlines. Major assignments over the past 12 months included the production of eight annual reports for CEZ and a collection of six annual reports for Komercni banka.