Sixteen new organisations join CIPR as Corporate Affiliate members
Fifteen organisations have joined the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) as Corporate Affiliate members in the final quarter of 2022 including the National Trust, Barclays Bank, the London Fire Brigade as well as three public relations consultancies.
The latest organisations join a growing community of over 175 corporate members, each committing to the professional development of their PR teams and demonstrating they operate to a globally recognised set of professional standards.
The latest organisations to join the CIPR are:
- Aberystwyth University
- Brand Finance
- Civil Aviation Authority
- Digital Catapult
- Glenmorangie Company Ltd
- Immediate PR
- Lloyd's Register Foundation
- London Fire Brigade
- National Trust
- Newcastle Gateshead Initiative
- Outwrite Public Relations Ltd
- Soundbite PR
- St. James Place Wealth Management
- Vistry Group
In 2022 we have seen nearly triple the amount of new Corporate Affiliates joining membership compared to 2021. I am delighted and heartened to see the wide breadth of organisations, representing every sector and industry, across our membership. This demonstrates the growing importance of professional development within public relations, the growing value of public relations across the economy, and will support us to better represent the industry and tell its story.
A very warm welcome to our latest members and, indeed, all those who have joined us in recent months. We look forward to working with you all.
About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations
Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) is the world's only Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas with nearly 10,000 members.
The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).