Communicating Positive Change
Good Shout Studio offers bespoke communications consultancy
We’re focused on spreading positive ideas in unique and creative ways to enable those working towards a better, more sustainable, future to be heard. We do this by working with the best in the arts, digital media, writing and film to develop campaigns and present ideas in the most compelling way possible.
We started Good Shout Studio because we want to support those working towards a better future. But great new ideas need great new kinds of communication.
The Good Shout Studio team provides the ideal balance of positive and visionary thinking, with the uniqueness required for cut through in today’s noise filled world.
What we do
A network of freelancers, we combine over 30 years experience in public relations, journalism, visual communications, marketing, events and social media to create original, memorable insight and ideas bringing brands to life.
CAMPAIGN & MEDIA STRATEGIES: We create the very best campaigns and strategies focused on your core goals. Strategic thinking lies at the heart of our work.
MESSAGING & BRANDING: Describing your vision, mission and values is essential to get cut through with your audiences. We help articulate what you do to get real cut through with those that matter.
MEDIA RELATIONS: With 14 years experience in media relations, we know what makes a good story and how to really resonate with journalists.
MEDIA TRAINING: We offer training in both print and broadcast media relations, supporting spokespeople in becoming confident, high impact and articulate with journalists.
WRITING & EDITING: Effective writing is central to good communications and much of our work with clients. From articles to blogs, press releases and web copy – we know how to cut to what really matters.
SOCIAL MEDIA & INFOGRAPHIC PRODUCTION: In a digital age, visual storytelling is a crucial element to any communications campaign. We work with you to ensure your integrated visual and written content really gets your message across on the right channel, to the right audience.
VIDEO PRODUCTION: Film can be a very effective way to tell your story. We love producing video, with an indepth understanding of your communications needs we work with trusted partners to bring your key messages to life for multiple platforms.
Founder of Good Shout Studio, is a respected environmental and financial reform campaigner.
She specialises in communications strategy and campaigns. Former PR Manager at Solarcentury, Charlotte has over ten years renewable energy and sustainable business PR experience. She also wants to see more art in the world.
She co-founded ’We Support Solar’ for a UK feed-in tariff, has been a steering group member of the International Renewable Energy Agency and is a financial reform commentator with Move Your Money. She is also on the communications team of financial innovators, Abundance.
Charlotte co-launched SolarAid, a charity that aims to replace kerosene lamps with solar alternatives in developing countries. She holds a BSc. in Geographical Sciences from the University of Bristol and has trained in PR, journalism and documentary production. She is also an artist, and the founder and curator of Human Nature, the UK’s first dedicated environmental art platform.
She can be found @humannatureart
Tim has been working in communication and design for sustainable and renewable businesses and organisations for over 10 years.
He’s provided branding design, consulted on web development and UX, and developed innovative digital content, enabling businesses to develop and structure their communications to achieve much better results. Sustainable sourcing of print and other materials to the highest standard is a important part of his work, along with ensuring the best possible results are achieved from a set budget.
A problem solving designer, with an view that there’s no standard way of producing a communication project, apart from a complete understanding of the audience, his work can be see at mkmd.co.uk
With over 10 years of communications experience – both as journalist and PR – Sophie has a well-honed understanding of the current media landscape. Her areas of expertise include campaign planning, message development and media relations.
Having worked with a raft of clients in the environment sector including Solarcentury, Triodos Bank, Ecotricity, Soil Association, Solar Trade Association, Feeding the 5K, Global Action Plan and The DofE Award, she knows a well-communicated concept or campaign is the key to achieving public understanding.
When Sophie’s not looking after her two kids, she can be found running along the canals of her home city, Glasgow. Occasionally she puts a pen to paper and endeavours to draw.
Philippa founded Socially Kept in 2014, seeing an increasing demand for businesses to engage with their audiences through social media and for a level of expertise and understanding to be shared for businesses to benefit from social media’s potential. The Socially Kept team offers a social media monitoring and engagement service. This includes launching and managing communications across a number of online channels, developing a social media marketing strategy as well as creating digital content plans.
Philippa has worked in communications for the last ten years, helping organisations build their company profiles through various marketing and PR channels. Her background and experience is predominantly in renewables and sustainability which is aligned with her environmental passions.
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