The way to gain good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.” Socrates
Crisis communications and reputation management
Stuart Bruce Associates is a boutique crisis communications and reputation management consultancy. Founded in 2011 we help you to prevent reputational risks becoming a crisis.
Stuart Bruce Associates is a specialist crisis communications and reputation management consultancy providing rapid, effective support to companies, organisations and individuals to help mitigate and manage reputational risks and issues. A reputational crisis can cause real harm to operations and the financial bottom line.
Services Stuart Bruce Associates provides include reputational risk assessment, crisis communications plans, crisis simulations and rehearsals, media training and crisis communications management. Our global team of associates ensures we can provide bespoke support wherever, and whenever, you need it.
Our founder and managing consultant
Our founder Stuart Bruce is internationally recognised as a PR Futurist – a thinker and doer in modernised public relations, corporate affairs, communication and public affairs. He has advised companies (large and small), government and not-for-profit organisations, politicians and individuals on issues, reputation and crises.
Stuart Bruce was one of the public relations profession’s first specialists in digital and social media, and started one of the world’s first PR blogs in 2003. He does media interviews to provide expert opinion, and is a regular international keynote speaker, including the Davos World Communication Forum and the IATA (International Air Transport Association) Global Crisis Communications Summit. As well as providing crisis communications training directly to clients through Stuart Bruce Associates, he also develops and runs open courses for the Chartered Institute of Public Relations, the world’s only Royal Chartered body for public relations professionals.
Stuart Bruce is a member of the Executive Committee of the World Communication Forum Association (WCFA) in Davos and a member of the UK Council of the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA). He is a Fellow and Chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) and served as a board director for three years. Stuart lectures at the Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University and Leeds Beckett University.
Stuart Bruce Associates is based in the UK and works with clients all around the world, including throughout Europe, India, Ukraine, Malaysia, Australia, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, and more.
We have a global team of associates who can provide local knowledge and expertise, and on the ground support.
Stuart Bruce interviewed on France 24 on the importance of saying sorry in a crisis.
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