Tuesday, 2 September 2008

Clarence Mitchell goes to work for Freud Communications


Clarence Mitchell, spokesman for Kate and Gerry McCann, has accepted a 12 month contract as a consultant with, "Freud Communications,"* a powerful public relations and communication agency, with clients like Pepsi, Weinstein Company and Sony, amongst others. Founded by Matthew Freud the agency, whose major shareholder is Francais Publicis, has offices in London, New York and Los Angeles.

In the United Kingdom, Freud Communications carries out public relations campaigns using, amongst other methods, editorial placement to obtain positive references in the media, for their clients, their policies and their products. Amongst the most recent successful campaigns, is the visit of the Mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, to China.

Clarence Mitchell, who still does not rule out the possibility of setting up his own agency, will focus on issues of crisis management and the media.

According to Clarence Mitchell, he will continue to advise the McCanns monthly on the case of their daughter Madeleine's disappearance.

* http://www.freud.com/