LONDON, 24th February, 2021
The Public Relations and Communications Association has added two highly revered industry leaders to its Board of Directors.
Nicole Yost MPRCA, Chief Executive Officer, Havas Just:: and Mark Glover FPRCA, Executive Chairman, SEC Newgate UK have joined the PRCA Board after their appointments were approved at a Board meeting on 22 February.
Yost is one of the industry's most highly-respected professionals, having held senior management positions at BCW, Porter Novelli and Ogilvy. Glover was the Chief Executive of Newington Communications between 2006 and 2021 and was last year named the recipient of the PRCA’s prestigious Outstanding Contribution in Public Affairs award.
Nicole Yost MPRCA commented:
“I am pleased to be joining the PRCA Board at a time when we need to support each other more than ever. Challenges around mental health, inclusion, flexibility of working and talent pipeline are in sharp focus. I believe we can do better as an industry and learn a lot from one another”.
Mark Glover FPRCA said:
“I am delighted to be joining the PRCA Board at a critical time for the industry. I particular welcome the work the PRCA’s Public Affairs Board has done in addressing transparency across lobbying in the UK and the support the PRCA is providing for agencies impacted by COVID. As SEC Newgate UK is now one of the most significant agencies in the UK it is great that we can contribute at a board level to our industry’s trade association.”
Francis Ingham MPRCA added:
“It is my pleasure to welcome Nicole and Mark and to the PRCA Board. They represent the very best of our industry and I’ve no doubt their combined experience and expertise will play a significant role in our return to growth in 2021.”
A full list of PRCA Board members is available on the website.
WHO WE ARE
The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is the world’s largest professional PR body.
We represent more than 35,000 PR professionals in 70 countries worldwide. With offices in London, Singapore, Dubai, and Buenos Aires, we are a global advocate for excellence in public relations.
Our mission is to create a more professional, ethical, and prosperous PR industry. We champion - and enforce - professional standards in the UK and overseas through our Professional Charter and Code of Conduct. The Code compels members to adhere to the highest standards of ethical practice.
We deliver exceptional training, authoritative industry data, and global networking and development opportunities. We also manage the International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO), the umbrella body for 41 PR associations and 3,000 agencies across the world, and LG Comms – the UK’s national body for authorities raising standards of local government communication.