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Genesis appoints three new employees to end a successful 2018

Genesis appoints three new employees to end a successful 2018

Genesis, the Ipswich PR agency which was named this year by PR Week to be amongst the Top 40 agencies outside London has invested in the future of the company with three new appointments.

Philippa Green has joined Genesis as Senior Account Manager, Emma Hart as Business and Finance Manager and Nicole Hogger as Senior Account Executive.

Philippa, a former journalist, has extensive experience in B2B and B2C PR, with a career that has spanned over 18 years over a range of sectors. She says: “I’ve had a long and varied career in journalism and PR and I can honestly say I wouldn’t change the paths I have taken. I’ve had the good fortune to work with award-winning clients and agencies and here I am again with another, Genesis. I’m proud to be part of the team.”

Emma comes from a strong background of business support including management accountancy, procedure management and business administration. She said: “Business support is crucial and I very much looking forward to supporting the directors and the Genesis team in delivering an excellent service to new and existing clients.”

Nicole, a former marketing and PR professional for a regional professional services agency, brings experience across the B2B and B2C sectors. She said, “I am delighted to join the award-winning and growing team at Genesis to develop my skills and experience in a fast-paced and exciting role. I can’t wait to get involved in client projects and integrate myself within the team.”

Penny Arbuthnot, director, Genesis, said: “This has been a brilliant year, we have grown as a company and as a team. We are delighted to welcome Emma, Nicole and Philippa to support our business growth, equipping Genesis for an exciting year ahead in 2019.”

Genesis will end 2018 on a high. The agency recently won five categories at the Chartered Institute of Public Relation’s PRide Awards for the Anglia, Thames and Chiltern Regions, including winning Gold for Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy and Gold for Best Corporate and Business Communications Campaign.

In May 2018, PR Week, the leading publication for the PR and communications industry, listed Genesis in its 2018 Top 40 PR agencies Outside London. Genesis, listed at 38, is the only PR agency in the East of England to feature. The successful year includes six new staff appointments and seven in-house promotions, bringing the Genesis team to seventeen.

Genesis provides integrated services for clients in today’s digital world, including PR strategy, corporate communications, reputation management, social media, SEO and digital marketing. It works with clients who are leaders and influencers in a variety of sectors which include business and professional services, manufacturing and logistics, training and education, trade bodies and public sectors.

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Genesis - integrated PR and marketing agency in Ipswich, Suffolk
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Genesis is a full service integrated PR and marketing agency.  Ranked a PR Week Top 40 agency outside London and the only agency on the list in the East of England.

2018 and 2019 CIPR PRide GOLD winner for Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy for the Anglia, Thames, and Chiltern regions.

The agency has a broad range of national and regional business to business, public sector and business to consumer clients including professional services, trade and professional bodies, health and social care, education, training, technology, manufacturing and logistics.

Services include:


  • Public relations
  • Crisis and reputation management
  • Community engagement
  • Social media
  • Digital marketing
    • Facebook and Google
    • Email marketing
  • Website UX/CRO
  • SEO
  • Design and branding
  • Direct marketing

Genesis' office is based in Ipswich in a building on Foxes Marina on the Strand and is close to A14 and A12 road links as well as Ipswich town centre.

See or call 01473 326400.


Genesis works closely with local food bank charity, FIND, supporting them with their PR, marketing and digital needs on a pro-bono basis. For more information see