RHC: Rachel Harrison Communications Launches London-Based Full-Service Communications Agency New UK Outpost to Focus on Travel & Hospitality, Wine & Spirits and Luxury Lifestyle Industries

by | Feb 1, 2023

IntroducingRHC UK: Rachel Harrison Communications, anew London outpost of the full-service communications firm founded by Rachel Harrison. Harrison will helm the London office along with managing partner Lauren Webster. RHC started in New York City in 2020 with representation following in Los Angeles, Paris, Mexico City and Las Vegas. On the horizon for the award-winning firm in 2023 and 2024 are Sydney, Singapore, San Francisco and Dallas.

Managing Partner Lauren Webster, previously of boutique PR & marketing agency Ninth House, will lead the office along with Robyn Percy, formerly of Hue & Cry, as PR director. Offering support for mainland Europe clients is Jessica Slevin Fitzgerald. Senior PR director Slevin Fitzgerald brings global experience with stints living in New York, Singapore, and now Paris.

The firm already boasts The Nomad London F&B, Absolut Elyx, Never Say Die Bourbon, Gruppo Montenegro, and Barriere Hotels amongst its European clients. Spanning public relations and strategic partnerships to integrated marketing and brand strategy, the agency will offer a full suite of communication services, including social media and wider digital marketing management, content marketing, digital advertising, and creative production.

Harrison, Webster and their seven-strong team bring decades of experience to clients across the Travel & Hospitality, Wine & Spirits, and Luxury Lifestyle industries, with a team that has worked on clients including Portobello Road Gin, Beam Suntory, Four Pillars Gin, Carlsberg, Living Ventures, London Cocktail Week, Leelex Group, Carluccio’s, Young’s, The Ritz-Carlton,28 HongKong Street, Campari, Fairmont, Mandarin Oriental, Tippling Club, FIG Restaurant Santa Monica and William Grant & Sons.

“Having known, admired and worked alongside Rachel for many years, I am excited to officially join forces and be part of the amazing team and give RHC a permanent base in London,” says Webster. “Over the past decade I’ve approached communications with a commercial lens to effectively support the hospitality, wine & spirits industries – it is my passion. I’m excited to be a part of a team that shares this passion – not only for driving awareness, but also for driving revenue and helping our clients grow. Especially during what is a strange time for hospitality
with supply chain issues, evolving drinking and traveling habits and communication channels moving and changing.”

“Over the last two decades, we’ve seen the communications space change drastically. During the past few years, we’ve seen the world change,” says Harrison. “In this time of great uncertainty where communications practices are evolving, our agency will fill a gap for many businesses facing challenges. With this expansion, RHC is ready to meet this moment.”

The global agency’s growing roster of client’s also includes: Mr Black, Amaro Montenegro, Terremana Tequila, Viceroy Bali, Ritz Carlton Puerto Rico, Fairmont Pacific Rim, Eastwind Hotel’s, Turtle Bay Resort, Maybe Sammy, Limantour, Milady’s, Super Bueno, Rayo, Fonico, Le Jardiner, NON Wines, Everleaf, El Tequileno, Bar Convent Brooklyn, Saint Theos, Cocktail Kingdom, Mr Paradise, Gordon Ramsey Fish & Chips, The Finnish Long Drink, Metallica’s Blackened Whiskey, and more.

Webster finishes: “London has one of the most exciting hospitality scenes in the world and it’s a natural step for RHC to launch here. We focus on telling the story of our clients, understanding what makes them tick and defining messages that resonate and build meaningful relationships. That’s why it’s so important to have people on the ground here, and we can’t wait to get started.”

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