The Team

What better way to make things personal than to introduce you to our fantastic team?  We’re a tight-knit team, with decades of experience in what we do! 


If you want a tame PR consultant, I’m not the one you should call.

Chris Bird
Founder & CEO

Emma heads up operations and finances at Bird. Emma keeps a close eye on everything at Bird and makes sure things keep ticking along smoothly!

Personal Fact: Emma has a huge basket full of medals from races she's finished over the years!

Emma Marsh
Director of Finance & Operations
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Kate's been at Bird since 2006! Since then, Kate has worked her way through various roles and a wide selection of clients including Q-Hotels Group, Manchester Central Convention Complex, NUS extra and Your Housing Group.

Personal Fact: Kate is a mum of 2 boys and lives by the sea!

Kate Byford
Director of PR

Paige is the heart of the Bird family, and makes sure all of our clients feel part of the family too!
Paige is currently on maternity leave after giving birth to a beautiful baby boy named Kit.

Personal Fact: Paige owns 2 golden labradors who occasionally make visits to the office!

Paige O'Grady
Account Director
Natalie Potts
Head of Creative Services

Danny is our go-to guy when it comes to digital. You'll rarely find him without a device in his hand. Danny joined the team back in 2016 and has helped develop the digital offering at Bird for our clients.

Personal Fact: Danny is an avid Ski-er in his spare time, and he's also a new Dad!

Danny Moore
Director of Brand & Communications

Natalie is our Operations & CSR Executive. If it's anything to do with charity and giving back, Nat is the first person you need to speak to as she loves getting involved with good causes!

Natalie Bird
Operations & CSR Executive
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Ben has been at Bird for 2 years now and at in his previous role, he managed the marketing at a semi-professional football club.

Personal Fact: Ben used to co-host the Sports Show on Tameside Radio

Ben Smithies-Casey
Social Media Executive

Lauren is the newest member of our team whos been with us now for just under a year. Lauren has now joined the world of PR after previously being a reporter and freelance journalist.

Personal Fact: Lauren frequently turns her hand to embroidery, crafting, painting and terrible baking (her words, not ours!)

Lauren Entwistle
PR Executive