TaylorMadePR Team

TaylorMadePR Team

We are an established professional senior team of PR and Marketing experts working with a 360° approach and vision for our clients. We love what we do and we are passionate, dedicated and always prepared for the unforeseen.

Sarah Taylor - Managing Director

Sarah is the founding director of TaylormadePR, she brings 16 years’ of experience in crafting and executing highly successful PR campaigns throughout a number of industry sectors and has a comprehensive strategic approach to marketing-oriented campaigns. Offering the principal-level approach of a smaller agency, with an impressive database of established luxury and national journalist contacts in top-tier UK press.

She has a wealth of traditional and digital strategic communications experience, garnered from London PR agencies over the past 14 years. Sarah, previously worked with PRCo UK and USA offices respectively, Ogilvy PR and Starfish Communications, and led award winning luxury campaigns in travel and food.

With a passion for travel, the English countryside, sailing in Devon, skiing in the Alps, and eating out in London; Sarah still enjoys arriving at Heathrow and the thrill of jetting off to new and inspiring destinations.

Caroline Stanton - Tourism Marketing Director

Caroline is a professional Sales and Marketing specialist with over 12 years of managerial and client handling experience in Tourism. Caroline’s strengths lie in strategic planning, with strong creative ability, determination and great relationships with key decision makers, from both the leisure and meetings industry.

Caroline’s past experience is with California Tourism, The Holiday Place and most recently Aviareps UK, where she successfully managed accounts and ran marketing campaigns for luxury clients, Discover The Palm Beaches Florida and Chic Outlet Shopping, where her work was recognised and she was chosen to lead 10 Global Aviareps offices.

Caroline, is passionate about travelling to exciting places around the globe to chilling out in the Spa. She enjoys photography and loves Pilates, currently Caroline is training for the Ealing half marathon, raising money for the charity Mind.

Simon Burrell - Social Media Manager

Simon is an experienced digital marketer with a particular focus on helping brands connect with their audiences successfully using social media. Simon also runs luxury lifestyle blog, OMOTG and has partnered with brands from British Airways to The Four Seasons Group.

Thierry Tomasin M.C.A - Restaurant and Wine Consultant

Thierry Tomasin,M.C.A (Master of Culinary Arts) is the former Head Sommelier of Le Gavroche, and former Chairman of the Great Britain Sommelier Association for five years, which earned him the nickname of ‘The Godfather of Wine’ in the industry. In 2007 Thierry, fulfilled his dream and opened Angelus Restaurant a fine dining ‘Brasserie de Luxe’ attracting an A-list clientele and Who’s who of London, and is our restaurant consultant for clients. With him at the helm, we offer a mentoring and consulting service. He consults on suitable wine lists for new restaurants and hotel openings and also advises on private home or commercial wine cellar building services. Thierry, has made many UK TV appearances such as Market kitchen with Tom Parker Bowles and Tania Ramsay and his own wine column in The Evening Standard.

Simon Benson – Media and Crisis Trainer

Simon Benson has over fifteen years' experience of PR and communications at a senior level. He worked as a Director at the Omnicom agency Fleishman Hillard, leading one of the company's biggest clients, Emirates, as well as leading the media training team. Before that, Simon worked in Downing Street as a Special Advisor to two members of the British cabinet, handling media and political issues. Simon has led media training sessions for clients including Huawei, Blackberry, TATA, the European Investment Fund. He also media trained Boris Johnson MP when he was Mayor of London.