Currie Communications is an independent Australian public relations agency which thrives on work that starts conversations about solving problems. We assist clients to make sense of complex issues, engage influential stakeholders, and tell stories that inspire positive change.
I’m among a growing number of millennials with a level of mistrust of brands and their online communications and an ability to switch off to this content. We’ve developed a kind of sixth sense; we can spot ‘spin’ and are aware of guerilla comms tactics infiltrating our social media feeds….
Succinct. Genuine. Direct. World-renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs is a master communicator and I was delighted to attend his lecture on A New Age of Sustainable Development at the Plaza Ballroom in Melbourne on 15 October 2018. His call for global partnerships and systems transformation is one we’ve heard before but…
During the past two weeks reports of food tampering of strawberries have resulted in recalls of massive amounts of fruit, criminal investigations, and significant damage to the industry in Australia. While the perpetrator/s has/have not been prosecuted and police are still investigating it may be timely to reflect on how…
Are you ready to balance professional and private priorities – and regulate the inevitable intertwining of the two – if something unforeseen is to occur in your home life? For me this was the brave question a senior executive at a major corporation posed to a recent leadership summit in Sydney. It’s the type of question…
Currie Communications have been invaluable through the development of the Australian Beef Sustainability Framework. It’s refreshing to work with an agency that genuinely has a deep understanding of sustainability and the complexities that come with it. This in combination with their broad networks and a passion for stakeholder engagement have been the perfect fit for this project.Pip Band, Industry Sustainability Framework Manager, Meat & Livestock Australia
Working with Currie has been highly productive for us. Currie understood what was needed for an effective submission. They took the time to nail down what we really wanted to say, and then made our story easy to understand.Dr Michael Robinson, Chief Executive Officer of Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre (PBCRC).
Currie’s work on communications and engagement has been crucial in obtaining stakeholder agreement for a national sustainability framework for the Australian dairy industry. I have no hesitation in recommending them.Helen Dornom, Manager Sustainability including Food Safety & Integrity, Dairy Australia
Currie ensured they had a thorough understanding of the project needs and the culture of the organisation in shaping their approach. They maintained professionalism and attention to detail throughout, and their diligence and effective stakeholder engagement has resulted in a clear, comprehensive plan. All in all they helped us achieve a great outcome and were a pleasure to work with.Julie O’Brien, Acting Environmental Sustainability Manager, La Trobe University
Ridley was looking for an innovative and cost effective way to promote the new positioning, look and feel for its Cobber range of dog feeds. The Cobber Challenge proposed by Currie met the brief perfectly and exceeded our expectations in the media it generated. We really enjoyed the experience with working with Currie on this campaign and look forward to working with them on other campaigns in the future.Marika O'Leary, Marketing Brand Manager, Ridley Agrifoods