Manchester-based Osborne PR has appointed Louisa Williams as MD in
an effort to double the size of the business.
Williams, who joins after a spell as a freelance, was most recently head
of PR for online gaming company Gameplay. She takes over from Stephen
Moncrieff who is taking on a business development role within parent
Moncrieff said: 'The market in Manchester has become a little stale so
we believe we can pick up business here, as well as from companies that
have been using London agencies but want to make more effective use of
He added that he thought there were opportunities in consumer PR. The
agency, with annual fees of £500,000, also works in corporate and
Williams was previously an account director at Edelman PR Worldwide. She
will report to Jeremy Middleton, Equanim group CEO.