Tim Knight

Managing Director

Winner

Best Use of a Communication Tool in a Campaign

PRCA Digital Awards

2021

FInalist

Communications Agency of the Year

BusinessGreen Awards

2020

Winner

Communications Agency Award

British Renewable Energy Awards

2019

As a Director, Tim works to develop and deliver media and political engagement strategies that meet clients’ goals in a number of PLMR’s specialist sectors. His experience includes political campaigning and public relations work in education, health and social care, science, and he leads PLMR’s energy sector work.

Tim has successfully delivered national and international media coverage in order to raise clients’ profiles, and is well versed in helping clients to prepare for media appearances and to successfully negotiate crisis situations. He led the team that established the Global Communications Alliance, a global network of independent communications agencies, and was a finalist in the 2014 Douglas Smith Awards, which recognises the best young person working in public affairs and lobbying.

In 2012 Tim was seconded to the Democrat party in the United States to work on President Obama’s re-election campaign, and worked on voter engagement in the key swing state of Virginia. Before joining PLMR in early 2011, Tim worked for Neptune Renewable Energy, who are at the forefront of efforts to develop sites and technologies for tidal electricity generation.

Tim is a Masters graduate of King’s College London, where he studied Modern History, and holds a BSc in Politics and International Relations from the University of Southampton.

Recent Media Appearances

PLMR’s Tim Knight on Sky News discussing Detroit’s Firefighter Selfie

Tim Knight's Blogs

PLMR hosts Metro Mayors’ panel at Labour Party Online Spring Business Forum

PLMR’s Tim Knight in PRWeek discusses Mesut Ozil’s support of China’s Uighur community and Arsenal’s inconsistent response

PLMR discuss Extinction Rebellion in PR Week

LABOUR’S MANIFESTO 2017: ​PLMR’S ANALYSIS

SOWING THE SEEDS OF FOOD SECURITY

HOW TO TALKTALK YOUR WAY OUT OF A CRISIS IN 6 SIMPLE STEPS

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PLMR’s crisis communications experience is second to none, and includes pre-emptive and reactive work across traditional and social media channels. We work with a range of organisations to offer critical communication support when they are faced with difficult and challenging scenarios.