public relations

PR Store boss now ‘accredited practitioner’

The Accredited Practitioner logoTHE boss of The PR Store is now an Accredited Practioner with the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR).

Adrian Mahoney gained the honour after successfully completing three years’ continuous professional development through the CIPR’s Developing Excellence programme.

He is now able to use the CIPR Accredited Practitioner logo on stationery and his business card.

James Petre, the CIPR’s Head of Qualifications, told him: “Accredited Practitioner status reflects the fact that you take your professionalism seriously and that you have kept your skills and knowledge up-to-date in the fast and moving and competitive PR industry.”

Adrian founded The PR Store in 1999. Based in Bo’ness, West Lothian, he works with clients such as Scottish Enterprise and NHS Lothian.