"Cathryn played a key role in the creation of a narrative and communications plan to support a major transformation programme, where she oversaw the communications stream to maintain momentum and support the achievement of the company’s strategic objectives. Cathryn has a great ability to be able to take complex issues and break them down into simple and effective solutions, by identifying key insights and showing empathetic understanding of her audiences. She had credibility among her peers and with the executive team, which made her a trusted advisor across a range of internal communications issues."
Rachael Borthwick, Group Corporate Services Director, FirstGroup plc
"Cathryn is a highly competent communications expert, with a wealth of knowledge and experience. During her time at Securitas, Cathryn worked for me directly and I was impressed with her aptitude for grasping complex challenges and simplifying them into actionable solutions. Her sound commercial understanding and business acumen ensures that her communications strategies are relevant to the business’s aims."
Craig Robb, Chief Commercial Officer, Securitas UK
"Cathryn is a versatile, commercially focused Communications Manager who possess an innovative, resourceful and a “can do“ attitude. She has the essential knowledge, business acumen, experience and expertise that makes her highly effective and she is accustomed to working at a strategic and tactical level when necessary with an excellent record of achievement."
Valerie Dale, Human Resources Director, whilst working at G4S Secure Solutions (UK) Ltd
"I've had the pleasure of working with (and for) Cathryn and she is a brilliant communications professional. Her strategic approach and friendly but no-nonsense delivery make her an asset to any organisation, and I would not hesitate to recommend her!"
Lisa Riemers, Lisa Riemers Ltd
"Cathryn is a highly strategic internal communications professional. In her time at G4S, she worked incredibly hard to take the business from having no local engagement measurement or activity to being at the leading edge of engagement work. Cathryn is extremely bright, a good strategist (complemented by a great ability to also execute effectively) and very commercially focused. As a client, she was a delight to work with: always eager to keep learning, collaborative and performance focused."
Dr Andy Brown, CEO, Engage Group
All testimonials are available in full here.