Tell-Em PR recently marked its 20th anniversary with a reception in Nairobi. The event was graced by the firm’s corporate clients such as Coca-Cola Beverages Africa, Procter and Gamble (P&G), Glovo and Bolt among others.
“Now more than ever, businesses require pro-active spirited partnerships to help them achieve their goals and as Tell-Em Public Relations we work hard to guarantee this to our clients. Our primary focus is on the delivery of high-quality communications and creative expertise, which is totally focused on our clients’ requirements,” remarked Hon. Mutahi Kagwe, chairman of Tell-Em PR.
(TOP: From Left – Joel Chacha, the Tell-Em PR GM; Elizabeth Cook, the firm’s MD; and Mutahi Kagwe, the PR firm’s chairman).
The company has received various awards since it began operations in 1999. It has so far bagged nine Public Relations Society of Kenya (PRSK) awards, winning the best media relations campaign and best overall PR campaign in 2016. It has also executed high profile campaigns such as the FIFA World Cup trophy tour in Kenya in 2010 and 2014 and the A Billion Reasons to Believe campaign, both for Coca-Cola.
It has won Best Agency and Best Media Campaign. Its most recent award was for its work on the mVisa launch – where it won Best Media Campaign and Best Overall Campaign in the 2016 PRSK awards.
“Our company strapline ‘Your business is our image’ captures the essence of who and what we are as a company. Maintaining that approach is an integral part of the ambitious plans we have for our services moving forward. I think the next 20 years will be even more exciting, both for the PR sector and for Tell-Em Public Relations,” added Kagwe.
Also speaking during the event, Tell-Em PR’s MD, Elizabeth Cook said: “During the past 20 years we have worked with some of the world’s most respected companies and brands, including East African Breweries, Microsoft, Guinness, British Airways, Visa, Coca-Cola to name a few and we have delivered campaigns that have not only achieved incredible media coverage, but that have made a huge business impact for our clients”, said Cook.
Tell-Em PR was founded in 1999 by Mutahi Kagwe, the former Senator of Nyeri. The company has grown to become one of the leading PR agencies in East Africa, and has affiliate partners in Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Ethiopia, Zambia and South Africa.
The agency offers effective integrated public relations, digital marketing and creative support that surpasses the boundaries of conventional communication and marketing practices to bring multi-faceted and well-created representation to clients. The agency also offers manages media relations, stakeholder engagement, government lobbying, and event management services.
With its head office in Kenya and affiliates in Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia, it offers communications support across the East Africa region. The agency also offers a strong selection of services including media relations, event management, stakeholder engagement, public affairs, digital media support and creative support.