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Mary is a determined and highly skilled media professional who was a key member of the Liverpool Echo newsroom. Her tenacity and dedication meant she brought in countless exclusive stories as well as developing a strong network of contacts.
Neil Macdonald, Journalist, Trinity Mirror
During my dealings with Mary as a PRO, I always found her to be fair, open-minded and accurate in her work. Her research and ‘get to the point’ abilities were especially impressive.
Karl Brookes, Comms Manager, energywatch
Mary is without doubt one of the finest journalists I have ever worked with. Determined, intelligent, resourceful and an accomplished writer and videographer she has always gone the extra mile to ensure that her work was the most polished, thorough piece of journalism possible. Her excellent (award-winning) work standards and personal commitment mean I have no hesitation in warmly recommending her.
Alison Gow, news editor, Liverpool Echo
Cheap and 100% recyclable cardboard furniture – designed by students for students. That’s the novel idea that caught the eye of a Metro journalist and prompted this page lead. Great publicity for inventor Gareth Swarte – a Manchester Business School student – who launched The Cardboard Man business. The media gets bombarded with press releases […]
It’s a simple newspaper cutting taped to a Whitby chemist’s window. But it represents the power of PR and the impact media coverage can have on a business. The Daily Mail covers health extensively, always has and always will. If there’s a new wonder drug, miracle cure or heartbreaking cancer survivor case study they’ll have […]
‘How to do your own PR’ workshop generates media coverage in The Telegraph, Huffington Post, BBC Radio Lancs, Daily Express, Metro, Closer etc
We love getting emails like this at Mary Murtagh Media HQ. Alex Wall, from Simply Jobs Board, attended our ‘How to do your own PR’ half day intro workshop and immediately put what he’d learned into action. Within 24 hours he’d chalked up column inches in six national newspapers, celebrity mags, trade press, and was […]