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We are a specialist PR and marketing consultancy, established in 1985. Our clients include architects, designers, engineers, property professionals and companies within the creative industries.

Services & Approach

Public Relations Strategy

Bespoke PR strategies, carefully crafted in line with your business objectives. Ensuring alignment with the overarching strategic direction of the firm is vital to the implementation and management of a successful public relations campaign.

Market Positioning & Messaging Development

In-depth review of client branding and desired positioning, followed by the development of key messages. These messages are designed to clearly communicate the vision and position the client in the marketplace and are used consistently across all communication.

Personal Profile Development

Well-researched and focused programmes created for senior staff to enhance their profile and positioning within the profession or industry.

Media Relations Strategy

Expertly planned campaigns aimed at raising visibility in exactly the right way, leveraging our extensive knowledge of the industry and among the media.

Website and Digital Communications Strategy

Comprehensive website and social media reviews, and advice on how to most effectively get messages across using the wide variety of communication channels available.

Client Surveys

Insightful surveys that secure invaluable information from people that matter to their business including clients, staff, peers and referrers.

Marketing Material

Full reviews, including benchmarking, to ensure that the key messages are being communicated, and to advise clients how they can best represent their brand and identity across the full spectrum of marketing material.

Event Management

From budgets and badging to venue finding and invitations. Working with clients to deliver outstanding events that are productive, enjoyable and memorable.

Advocacy

Specialist and expert advice on how to gain advocacy during sensitive project stages

Industry & Insight

15/08/16 It’s all in the details Sophie Lewis

O2 Arena (Photo: Flickr) When it comes to design, the attention to detail that artists, designers and architects put into their work can sometimes be missed in the grand scheme Read on…

23/05/16 60 seconds with architectural photographer Peter Landers Antonia Dixon

Why did you decide to become an architectural photographer? Is it something you have always loved? I trained as an architect and then spent seven years working in the architectural visualisation Read on…

03/03/16 Can posing like a superhero make you a better speaker? Amanda Reekie

Amy Cuddy is a young Harvard professor attracting attention for her scientific research into why the way we stand, sit and move affects how we feel, and consequentially, our assertiveness Read on…

27/11/15 The Rewards of Awards Alice Fawke

What is the real value of an award to a design practice? Undoubtedly there is benefit. Over the years S&R has asked developers and end-user clients how they decide which Read on…

10/11/15 Binging on WAF by Hamish McMichael at Berman Guedes Stretton Architects blank

Checking one of my favourite news websites during a short break in the marathon crits of the World Architecture Festival, I read that “Binge-Watch” has been named by Collins Dictionary Read on…

‘A ship is always safe at shore but that is not what it is built for.’ — Albert Einstein

Clients & Friends

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People & Profiles

Amanda Reekie Amanda Reekie
Amanda has been advising architects, creative professionals and built environment firms on profile raising, positioning and communication since 1985. Her experience and knowledge enable her to get quickly to the heart of the issues, and then to guide the team in developing carefully crafted PR strategies tailored to the specific needs of each client.
Robin Kinnear Robin Kinnear
Robin is an international communications and public relations professional, bringing over 25 years of in-house and consultancy experience to Stratton & Reekie. He has worked with some of the best known names in industry including Xerox, HP, Reuters and British Telecom. Robin also advises a number of major charities.
Jeremy Dodd Jeremy Dodd
Jeremy has 26 years’ experience in communication for the property, architecture and construction industries. His work for residential property developers on environmental and regeneration issues gives him a detailed insight into the media scope for marketing property developments. Jeremy also provides board level strategic communications advice.
Anna Skovgaard Pedersen
Anna is a Senior Account Executive at Stratton & Reekie. She graduated from Aalborg University in Denmark with an MA in English & International Business Communication with a specialisation in Chinese Studies. Anna has PR experience from her freelance work for the Dept. of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at Aalborg University and her internship in Shanghai.
sophie Sophie Lewis
Sophie joined Stratton & Reekie having graduated with an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Durham University, and recently completed her MSc in Marketing from the Warwick Business School. Sophie has gained experience working with a wide range of clients, from working in PR agencies and with the Chester Zoo Marketing and Development department, to volunteering at literature festivals and being involved with student campaigning throughout her university career.
annelie Annelie Fawke
Annelie is a researcher and administrator at Stratton & Reekie. She is a practicing artist and, having completed a Masters degree in Fine Art, she brings a fresh approach to her research for the team. She also has many years of experience within the administrative department of an arts charity.
Kate Duffy Kate Duffy
Kate Duffy is an affiliated consultant. After working with Stratton & Reekie and masterminding many of our digital services Kate has gone on to work as a freelance consultant, advising on social media campaigns, digital services and the management of design studios. Before working with Stratton & Reekie, Kate enjoyed a successful career in media production where she gained much experience.

'Stratton & Reekie delivered an excellent brief on the results of the survey and supported this with a host of sensible and clear recommendations. There has been universally positive feedback.'

ADAM Architecture
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T. +44 (0)207 287 8456 M. mail@strattonandreekie.com Stratton & Reekie 46 Broadwick Street
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