Birmingham communications consultancy Whistle PR has appointed social media and digital PR expert, Delia Goldsby, as its head of social media.
Delia has wide experience working for a variety of organisations in business sectors including automotive, retail, construction, telecommunications and consumer goods. She has held senior positions in PR, digital and creative agencies and has spent the last three years as a freelance social media consultant working on integrated digital campaigns and social media training projects with brands including Jaguar Land Rover Experience, Suzuki and Bosch Automotive.
As part of her role at Whistle, Delia will be responsible for leading and developing Whistle’s existing social offering to meet the growing demands of clients and the proliferation of social communication. She will also work closely with the Whistle board to drive forward business development initiatives.
Delia said: “I am thrilled to have joined Whistle PR, and a team that has already built up an excellent reputation for its social media offer. I am looking forward to taking social to the next level at Whistle, and working closely with a team of respected PR specialists who have a strong track record in the corporate, consumer and B2B fields.”
Sarah Kent, Whistle’s managing director, said: “We are delighted to welcome Delia to Whistle as head of social. Delia is hugely experienced in social media, and her appointment represents an ongoing investment into developing our offer at Whistle, as well as our strategy to build a first-class team as we strive to become one of the UK’s leading independent consultancies.”
Whistle was established in 2012 and has grown to a £1.4m turnover company with 20 staff. Whistle works in partnership with a broad range of consumer and business-to-business clients offering strategic consultancy, public relations, issues management, social media, community engagement and internal communications.
For further information visit: www.whistlepr.co.uk.