Tamesis Business Communications is opening a Manchester office next
month as part of an expansion programme.
Catherine Kerns will head the office as account director, and will be
joined by account executive Joanne Sistern. Kerns will be expected to
build a team to work on a variety of accounts, ranging from construction
and infrastructure to regeneration.
Kerns, who will report to Sue Brown, has joined from Manchester agency
Roland Dransfield PR where she was also an account director.
TBC is headquartered in London and also has operations in Oxford. It has
plans to open a Scottish office in Edinburgh next year, partner Sue
'We have appointed a number of key staff for our London HQ operations,'
added Brown. 'Due to continued growth, we wanted to recruit a number of
Helen Pearce, the former editor of Estates Gazette magazine, has been
appointed editorial director, and Natalie Pin, formally a marketing and
communications officer at the London Dockland Commission, has been
appointed as head of events.