Corporate communications, consumer PR and sports marketing
Coming up on its 25th anniversary, Slattery Communications has long been seen as a pioneer in the Irish public relations business. It was the first PR firm to move to a divisional structure, creating specialist consumer and corporate practices in the late 80s alongside its distinctive sports and sponsorship group—a move that fuelled its growth and helped it emerge as one of the country’s largest firms. Today, the firm offers a wide range of services, from sponsorship strategy and implementation to crisis communications to corporate social responsibility, and in sectors including food and nutrition, health services, music, sport, and technology.
Padraig Slattery, who founded Slattery Communications in 1982, is one of
With a team of 30 consultants, Slattery is already established as one of the largest independent public relations firms in Ireland, and the past 12 month saw a continuation of the firm’s growth, with revenues up slightly and profits up considerably, with new business coming from the brand management practice and several specialist areas, including the firm’s communications through music offering and the property development and health services sectors. New clients included the Shelbourne Hotel Goffs Million on behalf of sponsor Bernard McNamara, Kenco, Genworth, and Bray Town Centre, joining a client roster that includes
High-profile work over the past 12 months included the Shelbourne Hotel Goffs Million and
Ryder Cup communications programmes for several clients who are sponsors of the event, as well as the planning process for the new sports stadium at