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Neil Gibson known as Neil

Neil gibson

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Qualifications

BA (Hons)
Chartered Public Relations Practitioner (Chart.PR).
Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (MCIPR)

About

Neil manages the university’s media relations, dealing closely with journalists working on newspapers, radio, television and online.

Experience

Former newspaper journalist, freelance journalist and PR consultant, content director for a public relations agency, and charity PR manager.

Neil worked on a range of daily, weekly and Sunday newspapers across Wales and the Midlands, including roles as newspaper editor, deputy editor, assistant chief sub editor, and news editor.

After moving into public relations, he worked on a freelance and staff basis for a Cardiff agency, before taking up a role as PR manager for a Wales-wide charity, before becoming press officer at the University of South Wales.

Memberships

Chartered Institute of Public Relations

Areas of Expertise

Media relations, journalism, social media.

Twitter

@neilgibson2010

If you are a journalist on deadline and you need to speak with a member of university staff with particular expertise, please contact the Press Office.