PUBLIC SECTOR: Barnard announces autistic society rebranding

Three months into her new role at the National Autistic Society, communications director Judith Barnard is to rebrand the charity. Barnard has brought in Edelman PR, branding agency Enterprise and advertising agency J Walter Thompson to help devise a new image, which will be kept under wraps until its launch in six months’ time. Since her arrival, Barnard has boosted her communications team to 30 with the appointment of a parliamentary liaison officer, Virginia Henry, two press officers and a helpline co-ordinator.

Three months into her new role at the National Autistic Society,

communications director Judith Barnard is to rebrand the charity.

Barnard has brought in Edelman PR, branding agency Enterprise and

advertising agency J Walter Thompson to help devise a new image, which

will be kept under wraps until its launch in six months’ time. Since her

arrival, Barnard has boosted her communications team to 30 with the

appointment of a parliamentary liaison officer, Virginia Henry, two

press officers and a helpline co-ordinator.



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