About Chris Taylor

Chris is the MD. He’s a PR man – likes dealing with big issues and complex challenges where engaging communities, working with stakeholders and talking to the media are critical for success. You might come across him at a CIPR Council meeting or speaking at an industry conference. Never been known to frequent the bar afterwards. Passionate about PR and comms showing it can deliver a real return on investment through proper evaluation.
30 01, 2019

DTW signs up to support Tees Valley Careers scheme

2019-01-30T15:20:15+00:00January 30th, 2019|

DTW has signed up to a new scheme all about giving young people from across the Tees Valley a taste of working life to help them become ‘work-ready’ as they set out on their career journey. Chris Taylor, Managing Director of DTW, said: “We’re always happy to help young people step onto the career ladder [...]

23 01, 2019

Joe gives his view on work experience at DTW

2019-01-23T18:15:56+00:00January 23rd, 2019|

Last week we played host to a third-year journalism student - Joe - from Teesside University - on work experience. We think it is important to give young people opportunities and experience in the world of work and in the PR and communications industry in particular. And it also keeps us on our toes having [...]

7 12, 2018

Triple award success for DTW at 2018 CIPR PRide awards

2018-12-13T10:33:12+00:00December 7th, 2018|

What a night! The DTW team was delighted to come away with three Gold awards from the CIPR North East Pride awards on Friday night (7 December). Hannah Cheetham (right) picked up the hugely well deserved Outstanding Young Communicator award. We also won two big awards for our work with Sunderland City Council on its [...]

6 12, 2018

TUXtra – helping to build a bridge between students and the communications professions

2018-12-18T12:31:42+00:00December 6th, 2018|

What better way to spend a cold, dreary Wednesday night in December than with a glass of fizz and the people behind Teesside University’s exciting new media brand TUXtra? Chris and Hannah (that’s me) did just that when we were invited along to TUXtra’s launch night to find out more. So, before I tell you [...]

28 11, 2018

DTW helps secure Project of the Year award for Northern Spire

2018-11-29T09:54:22+00:00November 28th, 2018|

Teamwork and collaboration are always at the heart of excellent communications. That’s why it was great to be alongside some talented partners to win a major award for one of our biggest client projects this week. Sunderland’s Northern Spire bridge was named Project of the Year: Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure 2018, at the Association [...]

31 10, 2018

DTW fastest riser in Prolific North Top 50 PR agencies

2018-11-06T08:54:13+00:00October 31st, 2018|

Let's just start by saying that you always have to take any industry rankings with a pinch of salt, but this is one of the meaningful ones. We're very pleased that DTW has been ranked by Prolific North as #15 - and as the fastest riser - in Prolific North's latest annual list of the [...]