PHA Media

Phil Hall and Mark Gregory
Phil Hall and Mark Gregory

PHA Media

Hammer House

117 Wardour Street



Longest-held clients

Duncan Bannatyne, Private Clinic, Genting Casinos, Victor Chandler, Alex Karidis

New business contact

Mark Gregory, managing director,, 02070251 350




Phil Hall, Chairman


Describe your agency in five words.

Focused; energetic; delivering; growing; diverse

How would you sum up 2011 at your agency?

An excellent year in which turnover grew, staff numbers increased by 12; we expanded to a second office floor and built a vibrant digital and production offering

What was your agency’s high point of 2011?

Building our own bespoke digital and production facility and hitting the 4 million turnover mark

What was the low point?

The relegation of West Ham United, a long-term client

Please give an overview of your staffing through 2011, including significant hires and internal promotions.

Influential journalist Neil McLeod, new creative and technical staff in the flourishing digital division, brand new expert production team  and our record year for internal promotions

What were your three best campaigns of 2011?

Its almost impossible we’ve had an amazing year:

  1. IKOS hedge fund
  2. a4e, the welfare to work organisation
  3. Genting Casinos

What were your most exciting client wins of 2011?

LighterLife and Pauline Quirke, Disney Club Penguin, Qatar World Cup Bid

Of which achievement in 2011 are you most proud?

We broke through the £4 million turnover barrier for the first time

What trends did you notice throughout the year in the industry?

Trends and growth in the use of videos plus a growing influence of expert bloggers

Tell us how your digital work became more measurably effective in 2011.

Our digital campaigns have enabled our clients to reach much wider audiences and communicate more effectively with their consumers. Our Ann Summers campaign. View here.

Reached 500,000 in one weekend, while LighterLife's Facebook page averages 25% engagement every month.

What’s your priority for the agency this year?

Our priority is to continue upward growth with the ultimate aim of being in the top 10 privately-owned PR companies in the UK

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