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Monday 18th November 2013

CIPR Award - Freelance Practitioner

Kimberley Gray of Gray Matter PR has been shortlisted for the Chartered Institute of PR Awards as Outstanding Freelance Practitioner. The awards recognise best practice across the UK PR Profession. The nomination comes from her work with the Psychological Consultancy Ltd (PCL), a provider of psychometric tools and analysis. PCL was launching a new profiling tool called Risk Type Compass, which assesses a person’s attitude to risk. Budget was limited and restricted to onl... | Read More


Monday 18th November 2013

Business and the Community

Last week I attended the first Woodley Festival of Business, offering business advice to a wide range of businesses in the local area. For those of you that don’t know Woodley, (where I live), it’s sandwiched in between Wokingham and Reading and as such, is known more as a residential area, rather than a thriving hub of commerce. It’s 2nd best place to live, apparently. It was a great event, modest, under-stated, yet very effective and I was surprised by the number and... | Read More


Friday 15th November 2013

Woodley Festival of Business

Press Release ‘Woodley Means Business’ at Festival of Business Woodley, 15th November 2013. Woodley Means Business was the key message that came out from the inaugural Woodley Festival of Business. More than 150 businesses, business advisors and local dignitaries met at the Oakwood Centre for a combination of networking and business entertainment on Thursday 14th November. The event aimed to be a showcase for all that Woodley business has to off... | Read More