5 To Follow Friday – PR & Communications

By Anita Jaynes on 4 June, 2021

Each week via our social feeds we share five interesting businesses or organisations to check out and follow on social media. We then choose our favourites to give some extra coverage in our magazines. This week we have a Swindon and Wiltshire-based Public Relations (PR) and Communications theme.

Second Mountain Communications

Second Mountain Communications was founded through the first Covid-19 lockdown in 2020, by PR professional Ben Veal.

Ben helps ethical and purpose-driven businesses reach their target audiences through effective and engaging comms, devising a sound strategy, compelling content and proactive publicity.

Follow Second Mountain Communications on InstagramFacebook and Twitter and visit the website: www.secondmountaincomms.co.uk And if you’re into sausage dogs, check out Yappie Alfie, the team’s Chief Yappiness Officer.

Transform Communications

Transform Communications are specialists in content marketing, public relations and marketing strategy.

The team offer an integrated approach to marketing, employing the PESO model – Paid Media, Earned Media, Shared Media and Owned Media. Thought leadership resides at the centre of the PESO model, where all the channels align.

Transform Communications help you build your reputation, increase your authority and communicate your expertise.

Follow Transform Communications on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and visit them online at: www.transformcommunications.co.uk

The team are set to host a Transform Talks online event on Wednesday 9th June focused on how to build an entrepreneurial mindset. Find out more and sign up here.

Scott Media

Scott Media Consultancy is run by Fiona Scott, a journalist with more than 30 years’ experience working in the media industry. Working with business owners, experts and not-for-profits, she raises their profiles by telling their stories in the media, using words, animation and video.

Fiona is currently planning a PR and Business Retreat to educate business owners, experts, marketing managers or executives in how to engage effectively with the media. Find out more about the retreat here.

Follow Scott Media on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and visit the website at: www.scottmedia.uk


Wordworker is run by ex-journalist Jo Smyth and specialises in PR and copywriting for SMEs, helping businesses get their news in the media, enhancing their reputation, and winning more sales. The Wordworker team write everything from perfect press releases to blogs, and web copy to award entries.

Follow Wordworker on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and visit the website at: www.wordworker.co.uk

Vox PR

Vox are specialists in profile raising and cutting through the noise, delivering PR strategy, press releases, media relations, copywriting, social media and crisis media support.

Follow the team on Twitter and LinkedIn and visit the Vox website at: www.voxonline.co.uk