Helen Rudd MCIPR

Helen Rudd MCIPR

Helen is the multi-award-winning PR maestro leading the Prominent team.


Starting Prominent from her kitchen table in 2014, Helen has been the mastermind behind the growth of both us and our clients thanks to her natural flair for all things PR.

But Helen herself isn’t just multi-award-winning, her strategies are too. Boasting more than a decade’s experience in PR, she has delivered successful campaigns for businesses in the lifestyle, legal, education, construction and public sectors and gained national recognition for her work.

As a magnificent communicator she has helped build lasting relationships with clients, several of which have been with the business since day one.

Her infectious enthusiasm and keen eye for detail ensures all work at Prominent is completed to the highest of standards and are fixed around clients’ aims and goals.

That work has helped both Prominent and our clients win numerous awards, with every strategy measured throughout to ensure its success.

The array of awards won in her career so far include:

  • 2010 – Chartered Institute of PR Young Communicator of the Year
  • 2016 – Institute of Directors Young Director of the Year – Runner Up
  • 2017 – East Anglian Daily Times Business Awards Young Business Person of the Year – Runner Up
  • 2017 – Chartered Institute of PR – Outstanding PR agency of the Year
  • 2018 – Influential Businesswoman Awards – PR and Communications Managing Director of the Year for the East of England

Outside of work, Helen is a huge Newcastle United fan and has followed her beloved Magpies across the country. She is a working mum and juggles her work/life balance with her young daughter Kennedi.

Helen is always available for consultancy and nothing excites her more than a business looking to unleash its potential through the power of PR.