PRWeek UK 30 Under 30 2018: Jennifer Giff, FleishmanHillard Fishburn

PRWeek UK's 30 Under 30 list for 2018 features FleishmanHillard Fishburn's 28-year-old associate director, crisis comms, Jennifer Giff.

Described as "a leading crisis specialist", FHF says Giff has contributed to 110 per cent year-on-year growth in crisis revenue since joining one year ago. She has advised a range of organisations, including NGOs, government bodies and global corporations. Her most impressive work includes successfully leading the crisis response in 30 markets to a global data breach involving nearly two million individuals.


Meet the PRWeek 30 Under 30 for 2018


The best thing about working in PR is…

The variety that comes with being a consultant. You never know how the day will pan out. It could be anything from having a legal briefing from a client’s in-house lawyer, to running a crisis simulation or advising a business how to notify consumers about a data breach.

The one thing I would change about the industry is…

Making it more diverse. We’ve seen through Brexit that there’s a "London bubble" meaning the views of the broader British population aren’t always reflected or understood in the capital. That’s also true of the PR industry. We’ve also got a long way to go until the demographic make-up of the industry is as diverse as the broader population.

I can’t live without…

The Today programme. Post-work spin classes. Spotify.

In 10 years’ time I’d like to be…

Leading a team of crisis specialists who are helping clients prepare for the unexpected. Working with people from all walks of life – who each bring diverse skills – to help businesses meet the evolving expectations of society.

Nominator says:

"She’s the person you want in the room in a crisis."

Check out the full 30 under 30 list for 2018 here

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register
Already registered?
Sign in