UKTV joins the PRCA to take advantage of training
The PRCA is pleased to welcome UKTV as one of its newest members. The in-house team has joined the PRCA to take advantage of opportunities to share news and events with peers.
UKTV is the biggest multichannel broadcaster in the UK. The award-winning independent has eleven imaginative brands including TV channels Dave, Gold and Really, and accounts for nearly 10% of the British commercial TV market. Reaching record levels of investment in programming last year, UKTV is a significant investor in UK creativity.
Zoe Clapp MPRCA, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, UKTV, said: “We're immensely proud of the communications team and the contribution they make to our business as a whole. Training and development is vital to their ability to do brilliant work, so we're really pleased to be joining the PRCA and making the most of the thinking and development it offers.”
Francis Ingham MPRCA, Director General, PRCA, said: “It is a pleasure to welcome UKTV to the PRCA. The broadcaster’s honest and open ethos, paired with their desire to innovate and inspire makes them exactly the kind of company that the PRCA is happy to have on board.”
Who we are: Founded in 1969, the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is a UK-based PR and communications membership body, operating in 48 countries around the world. We represent in excess of 20,000 people across the whole range of the PR and communications industry. The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations.
What we do: The Association exists to raise standards in PR and communications, providing members with industry data, facilitating the sharing of communications best practice and creating networking opportunities.
How we do it and make a difference: All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct, and benefit from exceptional training. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry's behalf e.g. fighting the NLA's digital licence.