Chanel Bailey, Director
Chanel Bailey, who has over a decade’s experience working in the property and interior design industry, established Elevate PR to offer a fresh approach to Public Relations which is honest, proactive and results driven.
Having worked for some of central London's top PR agencies, including TTA Group, part of FTSE Company Chime Communications, PPS Group and Lawrie Cornish, Chanel has built up an excellent reputation within the luxury property sector. She has handled the PR for renowned clients including, Rokstone, Oakmayne Bespoke, Cornwall Terrace, Berkeley Homes, Redrow London, Emaar Properties, Vingt Paris, Pine Cliffs Resort in Portugal, Azuri in Mauritius and Palazzo Versace Dubai, to name a few.
Her rapport with the media, journalists, property experts, estate agents and developers has enabled Chanel to generate outstanding press coverage and results. Chanel's varied and extensive expertise allows her to provide comprehensive strategies for her clients, whether they are launching a luxury residence in London, a new resort overseas or a data-led market report.
ANDRÉ KAPPELHOFF, ACCOUNT DIRECTOR
André Kappelhoff has been working in the PR and events industry since 2005, which has allowed him to establish strong media contacts across the property, personal finance and lifestyle press.
Originally from Germany, where he has obtained a degree in business management, André has an international approach to PR. Some of his previous clients include UK and overseas property developers, estate agents and service companies including Chestertons (London), Royal Westmoreland (Barbados), The Landings (St Lucia) and Kristall Spaces (Austria).
To compliment his clients’ communication strategies, many of André’s campaigns have involved social media activity, award entries, and events. His events portfolio includes press trips, launch events, seminars, exhibitions, round tables and corporate hospitality; working with reputable names such as The Bahamas High Commission, Harrods and The British German Association.
Joanna Sims, Associate Director
Jo is a qualified PR professional with an honours degree in PR and over 20 years experience. For the past ten years she has specialised in residential property working on everything from starter homes in East London, to mansions in Regents Park, to villas and apartments around the world.
Based in London’s West End, Jo headed up the residential property division at TTA Group, part of FTSE Company Chime Communications working for some of the biggest names in property worldwide. Clients included Berkeley Homes, St George Plc, Findaproperty.com, Primelocation.com, Harrods Estates, Savills, DTZ, EA Shaw, Versace Home, Sunland Group, Palazzo Versace, Lang O’Rourke, City Lofts and Oakmayne as well as high profile people such as Ilse Crawford / Studio Ilse, Andre Agassi and Grant Bovey.
This impressive track record enables Jo to bring unrivalled experience and skills to each new project she undertakes. She has a flair for creating bespoke campaigns which deliver results and an outstanding network of media contacts worldwide.
PHOEBE BAGGE, ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
Phoebe Bagge graduated from Bournemouth University as a qualified Public Relations practitioner with a Hons degree after studying for four years.
Her background includes working in automotive inhouse and luxury agency, with clients in the food and drink industry as well as fashion.
With a year’s experience working for Honda UK during her placement year as their Corporate Affairs Assistant, Phoebe developed an understanding of PR strategy, communications and event planning. She worked with a range of top publications, gaining a repertoire of news coverage and building relationships with important press from around the world.
Phoebe has a passion for communicating in new and creative ways whether its pitching proactively to national press or managing social media accounts. Her personable approach with clients and press and love of property makes her a great asset to the team at Elevate PR.
ELISE LORENZO, ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
Elise graduated from Nottingham Trent University with an honours degree in Fashion Communication & Promotion after studying for three years.
Her experience and background include working in PR and marketing roles during various internships and job roles in London, and studying communications extensively at university. Throughout which, she quickly discovered her love and skill for social media.
Elise has found her passion in building relationships, working creatively and closely with her clients as well as learning new and innovative ways to PR. Her love for property and interior design makes her a great asset to the Elevate team.
As well as being an integral part of the day to day PR office, Elise has developed her skills in networking and client relationships, event organising and communications.