Freelance Account Director

Janie Readman

Janie Readman is a senior strategic communications consultant with a proven track record of managing large-scale PR campaigns.

After graduating from the University of Manchester, Janie set off for a year of travel around the world before fighting off stiff competition to gain a place on the prestigious graduate scheme at global agency, Hill and Knowlton, London. Janie then moved on to another WPP agency, Clarion Communications where as Account Director she worked across a range of multinational household names including Unilever, Reckitt Benckiser, Northern Foods and Nestle Purina. Janie’s northern roots were calling and she moved to Leeds in 2009 and headed up the northern division of London PR agency, Cow PR. Janie now runs her own small communications firm as well as consulting for larger agencies.

Janie’s experience spans corporate, trade and consumer with a keen interest in the retail sector. Past retail clients include, GO Outdoors, B&Q, Lakeside Shopping Centre, Town Centre Securities – Merrion Centre, The Range, Crawshaws butchers.