PUBLIC SECTOR: Stoke council brings in first comms head

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is to bring in Yakkov Wise as its first corporate communications head. The role was created in the summer, bringing together strategic responsibility for all aspects of communications within the council including media relations, community liaison and new media communications.

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is to bring in Yakkov Wise as its first

corporate communications head. The role was created in the summer,

bringing together strategic responsibility for all aspects of

communications within the council including media relations, community

liaison and new media communications.



Wise’s initial brief will be to devise and implement a new

communications strategy across the council and take an active part in

its economic development initiatives. Wise will take charge of a team of

three and report to assistant chief executive Bob Collins. Wise has

worked on a consultancy basis for the council since the beginning of the

year.



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