Stuart Hillis, who previously oversaw PR operations at distributor Midwich, has joined Bubble & Squeak, an independent PR, marketing and events agency. He joins as director of the new AV division, as the company expands its established broadcast and media offering.
Designed to meet the growing needs of the IP/AV solutions market, the new division has been created to deal with PR, marketing and events requirements for technology and service businesses operating across all markets in the AV space.
Bubble & Squeak was established in 1999 by managing director Sadie Groom and employs a team of eight staff. Formed to meet the PR needs of broadcast and media companies, the company has a range of global clients including RED Digital Cinema, Clear-Com, TSL Products, CABSAT 2015, B.V.E, dock10 and ProMotion Hire. Bubble & Squeak’s UK HQ is based at Pinewood Studios and the company also has an office on the US West Coast.
Groom said: “Over the past few years we have watched the continuous growth of the AV sector and wanted to take the opportunity of setting up a division to service its PR and communications needs. The Bubble & Squeak way is to provide clients, journalists and end-users with an experienced, knowledgeable and results-focussed team and with Stuart we know we can provide this service in the AV market.”
Hillis added: “This is an exciting time for AV as technologies converge across an ever-growing number of sectors. I am delighted to join Bubble & Squeak and bring my thorough understanding of the channel and AV to the company, supporting clients both large and small.”
Stuart Hillis can be contacted on +44 (0)7817 661488, or via [email protected].