Houston appoints new Director, Kay Larsen

Houston, the award-winning PR and communications consultancy, is delighted to announce that Kay Larsen has joined the Group as a Director.

Kay joins from global reputation advisory firm Instinctif Partners where she has built an impressive track record in strategic communications.  Prior to her career in PR, Kay was a financial journalist for over a decade, at Nikkei in Tokyo and at Dow Jones/Wall Street Journal in London. Since moving into communications some 14 years ago, Kay has advised numerous listed and unlisted companies on corporate positioning, stakeholder engagement, M&A, IPOs and crisis situations.

The appointment comes during a period of significant growth for Houston which has seen the Group expand its team and welcome new client wins.  The consultancy has built a strong track record in delivering holistic communications campaigns for a range of clients, from household brands to innovative start-ups and listed companies.

Commenting, Kate Hoare, Managing Director of Houston, said:

We are delighted to welcome Kay to Houston. She brings valuable expertise, drawing on a longstanding career in Capital Markets communications advisory and will be a key member of our Leadership team as we continue to grow and expand the business.”

Kay Larsen added:

“I’m thrilled to be joining Houston at such an exciting point in its development. I’m looking forward to working with the team to build the business further and support our clients in achieving their business objectives through targeted and relevant communications strategies that deliver real impact.”

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