Ruth Sparkes

Ruth Sparkes

Managing Director, EMPRA

Ruth is Managing Director of EMPRA, a PR and marketing company which specialises in working with schools and colleges.

Ruth has handled contentious and crisis issues, as well as marketing and strategic public relations for institutions including: Croydon College, Cornwall College, Bournemouth & Poole College, Haringey 6th Form Centre, South Wiltshire UTC… as well as private training providers and awarding organisations.

Ruth has written articles published in Teach Secondary Magazine, TES, FE Week and The Guardian

Top tips for positive media coverage

Skills 6

The FE sector often complains that media isn’t interested in them – in this session Ruth will discuss how organisations can change their approach to get more media coverage.