Published on 16th January 2024
Springboard Communications, our new partner based in Ireland, has announced the appointment of Nora Lawton as its new Director and Head of Client Services, a significant milestone for the PRCA Agency of the Year.
Nora brings a wealth of experience to Springboard Communications, having spent the last decade in Brussels, where she served as Director at Rud Pedersen Public Affairs and Managing Director at Weber Shandwick. With a background in advocacy, creative integrated campaigning and sustainability communications, Nora has led many award-winning European campaigns for clients in the FMCG, Tech and commodities industries.
As a Director and Head of Client Services at Springboard Communications, Nora will collaborate with senior management on the agency’s vision and goals — to further the agency’s offer, expand its capabilities and grow the business.
Speaking on the new appointment, Susie Horgan, Managing Director, and founder of Springboard Communications said: “This marks an exciting phase for us as we continue to expand nationally and internationally. Nora is an ideal addition to our dynamic team, and her appointment aligns seamlessly with our values — to be the best, to challenge, together. Nora will actively cultivate and sustain key client relationships, offering strategic counsel, and play a crucial role in business development efforts to secure new opportunities, particularly across the technology, renewable energy, healthcare, and pharmaceutical sectors.”
Commenting on her role, Nora added: “I’m delighted to be joining Springboard Communications at such a pivotal moment. As a leading Irish agency, Springboard is delivering impactful work for its clients, partnering with them on external and internal communications while managing their reputation. I look forward to partnering with Susie and the team to continue to deliver great work.”
Prior to her time in Brussels, Nora worked at Q4PR in Dublin on public awareness and CSR campaigns; with Edelman in Dublin, London and Abu Dhabi; and within the sports sponsorship and consumer communications team at Wilson Hartnell.
For further information on Springboard Communications visit: www.springboardcommunications.ie.
Maria Tracey, Springboard Communications
Springboard Communications is an award-winning Irish integrated communications agency that delivers strategic and creative campaigns. In 2023, Springboard won the prestigious Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) Agency of the Year Award.
Founded in 2011 by Managing Director Susie Horgan, the agency’s expert team comprises of strategists, digital natives, creatives, and writers, collaborating seamlessly to drive success for clients in sectors including technology, corporate, FMCG, renewable energy, healthcare, and pharmaceutical.
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