West One Communications

The full media and communications service, delivered by John Williams, former director of communications at the Foreign Office.

Clients have included the British Army, IntegraScreen, Chatham House, Cadbury Schweppes, the Romanian Conservative Party, McKesson. Working in association with WoodNewton, political consultants and specialists in research analysis.

Offering you the skills, advice and coaching honed under constant pressure, practised in 50 countries from 9/11 through five turbulent years:

  • Reputation management - how to identify, isolate and resolve your problem, and build long-term credibility
  • Crisis management - good judgement, strong nerve and media standing at your disposal
  • Strategic communications and tactical handling advice - raising and maintaining your profile and public trust in your product
  • Body language - media training and personal coaching in broadcast technique: how to establish your authority
  • The English language - speech, article and script writing, house magazine production: advice on how to explain complex issues
  • Event management - helping you put on a show for your clients and stakeholders

John WilliamsJohn Williams has long experience on both sides of media and communications: as a journalist in Fleet Street and Parliament/Whitehall, and as Director of Communications at the Foreign Office.

'I've had two careers at the sharp end that, between them, equip me to give you the full service, whatever the task. My time in charge of the Foreign Office's communications was a continuous on-the-job master class in crisis management, strategic planning, tactical handling and policy-making at the highest level.'

Only the best is good enough - a personal service, setting world standards, specifically tailored for your organisation.