With more than 50 years combined writing and photographic experience, Ripple Public Relations enjoys a growing list of satisfied clients across East Anglia and in London. Versatile and energetic to its core, Ripple works with start-ups, small and medium size organizations, and businesses with multi-million pound turnovers.
John Howard - Director...has more than two decades experience within the East Anglian media, as both a public relations consultant and journalist. He represents high profile individuals, organisations and businesses and has advised The Archbishop of Canterbury The Most Rev Justin Welby, House of Lords members, Bishops, Chief Executives and small business owners. As a journalist he has deep experience with the Suffolk and Norfolk media and was formally Chief Reporter for the East Anglian Daily Times. His skills have been honed through extensive experience of communications and media management, promoting his clients interests in good times and defending their reputations in challenging ones. John uses his insight and connections to help build and maintain client’s profiles and successes, from high profile individuals to start-ups and major businesses with years of success and reputations to safeguard. He currently works as media adviser to clients including the Acting Church of England Bishop of Suffolk the Rt Revd Dr David Thomson. John, who holds a Masters degree in English, is also a pretty good chess player.
James Fraser-Andrews - Creative Consultant...cut his teeth in the regional press before moving to Fleet Street, which included spells writing for the Evening Standard, Telegraph and Daily Express. For his work as a war correspondent embedded with frontline troops he was shortlisted as one of Press Gazette’s feature writers of the year. His writing career includes some of advertising biggest names, including Wieden & Kennedy and others, creating online and offline content for household names such as Sky, Honda and Ikea, to global luxury icons Orlebar Brown and Martini. A Cambridge University graduate, he also is a handy pianist.
Andrew Howard - Website Designer... studied for his BSc honours degree in computer science at the University of East Anglia, in Norwich. His experience designing websites for small to medium size businesses draws on in depth knowledge and more than 12 years experience as a professional international photographer. It is this unique combination of technical skill and artistic vision that enables Andrew to create visually powerful and technically advanced websites for you. Andrews is also a qualified skipper.
Tom Ames - Photographer...whose work has taken him worldwide, has a stunning portfolio that includes action shots of the Alps, surfers and the jungles of deepest south east Asia, although for Tom nothing matches the beauty of the Suffolk landscape which he loves and is where he grew up. As a graduate of the Photography Institute and member of Bureau of Freelance Photographers, he has worked extensively across press and public relations, “For me,” he says, “a good picture is when you see it and just want to dive in.”