MK Public Relations appoints new PR Manager

Sheffield based PR agency has expanded its management team with the appointment of PR Account Manager, Krissie Akrill after winning a burst of new business contracts.

Sheffield Hallam University Graduate Krissie joins MK after a successful career within the Events and Marketing industry working for The Albert Kennedy Trust, Barnsley Football Club and Plug Night club.

Recently recognised as an Innovator, Krissie was awarded with The Theme Traders Innovation and Creativity Award in 2012 and is also a Trustee for East Yorkshire based charity, Kickstart Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Support.

Utilising her passion for social media and storytelling, Krissie will work with Directors Caroline Woffenden and Ashlea McConnell to deliver communication strategies on behalf of local, regional and national clients.

MK Public Relations continues to represent some of the region’s leading brands within their individual fields; with Meadowhall Shopping Centre, telematics experts The Floow, and leading online grocer Approved Food remaining on its portfolio.

The Botanist, Brocco and Commercial Property Partners are among the clients to have recently joined MK’s line up.

Managing Director Caroline Woffenden said: “MK Public Relations continues to move from strength to strength with a raft of recent client wins and the appointment of a new Account Manager. Krissie’s background and skills will add to MK’s offering as we embark on a very exciting year ahead.”