“I contracted Kate to do copywriting as part of our brand relaunch. We met to discuss the project and it was clear from the outset that Kate understood our business, our new tone of voice, and importantly – the messages we wanted to get across. All projects were completed in a timely manner and to a tight deadline. Copy was very clean and precise with minimal changes required. Happy to recommend Kate to anyone, she’s been an absolute pleasure to work with.”

Rachael Allen, Marketing & Communications Manager, Donald Russell Ltd

“Hyve Architects used Key Communications to help us promote a recent win in a national competition. Kate took a very basic amount of information we provided and turned it quickly into a professional, concise press release. She promoted it on our behalf and it was published in several local newspapers and magazines which was good publicity for us. Key Communications gave us a very professional, no nonsense service at a competitive price and with a quick turnaround. We’d highly recommend.”

Nikki Ritchie, Director, Hyve Architects Ltd

“Thank you very much for all your assistance with PR and professional writing services for both Hydratight and Cortland. Your expertise in juggling the many priorities, the global team members and the coordination of various details was greatly appreciated.

“In addition, you excelled at providing efficient, gracious customer service, a high attention to detail and accountability with every project. We would certainly recommend your service to other companies and contacts.”

Melissa Suring, Global Marketing Communications Manager – Energy Segment, Hydratight/Cortland, USA

“Thank your for your help, advice and support with my recent award wins. The press release was informative, concise and professional and I am truly delighted with your kind kinds which highlighted exactly what I wanted to relay to others. The feedback was fantastic.

“You had a lovely laid back approach which put me at ease and you kept me informed at every stage of the process. Thank your for your excellent service and expert handling of publicising my business achievements. I will have no hesitation in recommending you, your services and cannot praise you enough for your proficiency in your subject area.”

Allison Stewart, Director, Cakes by Alli-Baba

“NorSea Group and its UK subsidiary company have worked with Kate for several years throughout the development and early operational phases of our company. She understands what we do and where we are going as a business and delivers high quality, accurate and interesting PR and Media support for our business.”

Walter Robertson,  Managing Director,  NorSea Group (UK)

“I trusted Key Communications with vital aspects of my business, and I can recommend its services with confidence.

Kate Yuill can write fluently on any subject under the sun. She can also present complex information clearly and accurately. These skills are vital for compiling the detailed programmes and documentation needed for the technical conferences I organised. Key Communications will not let you down – you’ll find your deadlines are met and your clients and customers will receive prompt and polite responses. Which all contributes to the success of your own business!”

Jane Rodger, Managing Director, Rodger and Co, Conferences & Events

“Kate provided a PR service for Equalizer International covering both the UK and overseas and we were always very pleased with the coverage which was achieved. She gained an excellent understanding of our company and worked on a number of award submissions for us which helped win us a several high profile industry awards.”

Ian McCormick, Chairman, Equalizer International Group

“We are a Danish-based company and I’m delighted that KEY Communications is looking after our PR interests in the UK. I’ve worked with Kate for a number of years through another Scandinavian company and she has always provided an excellent PR and media support service which has generated great coverage. Her writing is concise, very readable and always tells our story well. I’d be more than happy to recommend her to anyone.”

Kim Christensen, Sales & Marketing Director, Global Gravity

“When we started using Kate to do our PR and our “wordsmithing”, we had better results for less money.  She did an excellent job in promoting the CETCO Ythan Challenge and both we as sponsors and the Challenge organisers were delighted with the level of coverage we gained which really raised the profile of the event. She established a very good rapport with the team at CETCO and I’m very happy to recommend Kate and her work whatever your business.”

Paul McAlister, Area Manager Europe & MENA, CETCO Energy Services

“Kate handled our PR during the lead up to and launch of our very high profile Category EBS system. While it was a world-leading development for us, it was in response to a tragic event. Kate handled the situation with great sensitivity which helped us demonstrate that our commitment to improving safety in the industry was not just governed by commercial interests. She also provided PR for other Survitec initiatives for the O&G sector and wrote the submission which won us the OAA Safety Innovations Award in 2015.”

Greg Allanach,  Managing Director EMEA, Survitec Group

“I would like to thank Kate for all her help with the text for my website, flyers etc. Kate did a fantastic job and I really appreciate what she has done for me. Kate got exactly what I and Interiors For You is all about and this came through in her first draft of text for my website.

“If you are looking to put the words in the right place and make your website or anything you need with text then I would highly recommend Kate.”

Suzy Bearne, Owner, Interiors For You

“Thank you very much Kate for the support that you provided to The People Practics. Your approach to assisting a fledgling business was handled with supreme professionalism and your support on a personal and professional level was really valued.

“From networking assistance, speaking engagements and helping to get our business promoted in the press you delivered everything that you promised and more. Your ability to assess my business needs and to turn my wordy ramblings into something credible and readable has helped to showcase The People Practice.

I would happily recommend your services with confidence to anyone looking for professional and efficient communications support.”

Chris Dunridge,  Managing Director,  The People Practice

BP North Sea

Contracted to provide copywriting and media support primarily for BP’s ongoing programme of educational activities – including Career Academies and the Schools Link Programme – and its extensive Scotland-wide portfolio of community and environmental projects.   Work scope ranged from producing press releases, writing feature articles for BP internal publications and supporting BP personnel with internal and industry award submissions.


Contacted by Shell to prepare and deliver an internal communications and stakeholder engagement programme to support an internal project on materials management. Additionally contracted to work alongside the Shell communications team to produce articles for Shell’s in-house publications and the Shell intranet.