Creative network Bristol Media has announced that Lis Anderson, managing director of Corixa Communications, has joined its board.
With 18 years experience working in the PR sector, Abderson will look to bring to the board extensive insight and knowledge of the PR sector.
Anderson has already been chairman of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations West of England for the last four years and, is currently a council member of the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) West and Wales.
Mike Bennett, Bristol Media’s CEO said: “I’m delighted to have Lis join the board and have her as part of our team. Her passion for the sector and the wider creative industries means she will be an asset when driving Bristol Media forward over the next 12 months.
“Running of one of the region’s most respected PR firms we’ll be able to ensure that the Bristol Media network and our members will be making the most of her and the Corixa team’s expertise, continuing the momentum of raising the profile of Bristol’s creative and media industries.”
Anderson said: “The region’s PR industry is significant, making a valuable contribution to skills, jobs and the economy. In my capacity as a board director of Bristol Media I’m keen to not only raise Bristol’s profile as real hub creative talent to a national and international audiences, I’m focussed on ensuring that PR is recognised as one of the leading creative industries in the region.”