Founded in June 2019 by Jason Knights, we are an independent advisory group with a mission to help companies and their employees create engaging, accountable content to influence audience mindsets that drive commercial value.
We are global, and definitely not restricted by geo-boundaries! Our network features some of the best experts working in communications, PR, corporate communications, and government relations.
Our ethos at Knights MPR is to take a ‘Human-2-Human’ communications approach to transform businesses and their markets by engaging with journalists, influencers and authorities to deliver quality insights on economic, social, technical, and environmental activities.
We are a collaborative bunch of networked experts, working diligently and with quality to ensure you get the results you need. We deliver with certainty and reliability every time, and our speed of response helps provide that assurance for you and your team when you need it most – even when the unexpected happens.
We also have a curious mindset, so we always work to find new and innovative ways of communicating with your audiences on everyday service, product or technology insights.
And, we make sure that every one of our customers works with a Director who has a stake in Knights MPR, which means a highly motivated leader will manage your team, with hands-on senior counsel as standard. There’s no flannel; no time watching on supporting you, and certainly no hidden costs!
Graham is a highly motivated, experienced and award-winning PR and Communications specialist who for the past 27 years has represented international brands and corporations at local, regional, national and international levels, including Honeywell, Alpha Solway, Globus Group, Ultrabeam, Marigold Industrial, and more!
Known for a clear, strategic and results-focused approach, combined with a highly conscientious and dedicated focus on getting the job done with passion and energy. Industry experience spans a range of sectors including Oil & Gas/Off-Shore, Health and Safety, Renewables, Industrial Engineering, Construction and Medical.
He is NCTJ (National Council for the Training of Journalists) accredited with experience as a news and feature writer for a range of newspapers before working in an award-winning agency in Cheltenham – picking up the UK’s Best Charity/Not for Profit and UK’s Best Trade and Technical Campaign accolades in his time.
Graham has developed a broad expertise and experience across the full communications spectrum – often focused on positioning clients as thought-leaders, innovators and specialists in their specific fields.
Philippa is a senior Global Marketing Communications professional with extensive B2B and B2C experience across a wide range of sectors including automotive and aerospace, manufacturing, technology, medical, hospitality, and retail, working on leading brands including Burberrys, Heineken, Siemens, BT, Volvo and Marriott.
Her focus is on providing a global consistency in terms of brand positioning, thought leadership, and market messaging – all underpinned with delivering organisational value, often through lead generation and underpinned with a full appreciation of the relevant risk and regulatory landscape.
A savvy digital first expert, Philippa communicates to a wide range of audiences across multiple channels – including both internal and external stakeholders – along with forging media and influencer relationships. Philippa regularly participates in various senior level task groups including brand and external affairs.
Jason is an experienced and chartered communications and marketing specialist, with over 23 years’ experience in B2B and B2C national and international companies, working in the energy, marine, consumer durables, engineering, manufacturing, Local Government and education markets at the highest levels, shaping both business and communication strategies.
He has successfully delivered insight on industry issues, media and investor engagement, crisis management to safeguard industry relations, brand transformations, and results driven communication activities in the public (FTSE 250) and private sectors.
The founder’s contribution has been peer reviewed and recognised by the Public Relations and Communications Association’s (PRCA) National Awards 2018, the Gartner Communication Awards 2019, and as Finalist in the 2019 Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Awards.
Past awards include the B2B Marketing Awards 2017, Petroleum Economist Awards 2016, British Quality Foundation Achievement Award for Employee Engagement 2014, and the EIC Award for Supply Chain Excellence 2013.
As well as taking a leadership role in shaping the direction and day-to-day management of Knights MPR, Jason is Non-Executive Director of CELT Education Trust in the South West of England, UK.
“Through the way we engage on commercial and industry insights, we have proved that compelling content-led PR can be an extremely effective tool for raising the profile of a company and gaining traction for ideas and initiatives as a mainstream concern.”