The Team

Richard Henman
Managing Director
Richard Henman

Experience

Richard founded Henman Communications in 2003, a full-service creative PR, digital marketing agency specialising in brands and rights holders in the sports, health & fitness and entertainment sectors.

Richard has over over 20 years experience managing integrated PR and digital marketing campaigns.

Clients:

David Lloyd Clubs, Neilson Active Holidays, Burhill Golf & Leisure Group, Surrey Sports Park, HEAD UK, Statoil UK, British Tennis, ATP World Tour, Australian L’ALPINA, PlayBrave.

Jim Bruce-Ball
Account Director
Jim Bruce-Ball

Experience

Former Sports Editor at The Daily Telegraph, Jim has worked in the sports media industry for over 17 years.

Jim has experience working with some of the biggest names in sport to deliver award-winning content across all digital and social media platforms.

Skilled in content creation, editing, management, marketing and PR. Developing and managing media relations internally and externally. Planning and executing PR and content strategy. Managing media, bloggers and influencers at international sports events.

Paul Regan
Operations Consultant
Paul Regan

Experience

Paul has more than 20 years’ experience working at grass-roots and professional level of the tennis and sports industry.

Paul has previously Head of Education at the Lawn Tennis Association and the Tennis Foundation. After this Paul went on to be the Team Manager for the G.B. Wheelchair Tennis Team at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Clients:

Paul has worked with Henman Communications for the past five years as a freelance Operations Consultant on a range of clients including David LLOYD Clubs and HEAD UK

Jack Flannigan
Social Media Manager
Jack Flannigan

Experience

Owner of Arsenal Worldwide on Instagram with a quarter of a million followers.

Jack has been nominated for two Football Blogging Awards (2015,16) and is also a part time radio commentator, writer for the SPORTBIBLE Group, FC Capital Sport Arsenal  and correspondent and writer for Future Sport Co.

Clients:

Jacks experience includes working for brands: Australian L’ALPINA, PlayBrave, Tennis Surrey, SPRYT.com and Diane Modahl Sports Foundation.

Jarred Abrahams
Digital Marketing Manager
Jarred Abrahams

Experience

Jarred has worked in sales and marketing for over 14 years, specialising in digital marketing for the past 10 years.

Jarred provides tailor made digital marketing campaigns for clients wanting to establish their brands online. He is fully qualified in Google Adwords and Google Analytics.

Jarred specialises in social media, search engine optimisation, search engine marketing, online marketing, Pay per click advertising, conversion rate optimisation.

A former tennis coach for David Lloyd Leisure Jarred gained ATP points on the ATP World Tour having graduated from University in the US.

Joe Tyler
Account Manager
Joe Tyler

Experience

A creative communications professional with excellent written, presentation and media skills. Ultimately results driven in a confident, pragmatic and timely way.

Resident copywriter, proof-reader and editor. Experience creating press content including: press releases, blogs, e-mail marketing, messaging, timelines, briefing docs.

Experience using digital ads social channels and analytics to enhance levels of engagement. Developing and using relationships with suitable media contacts and influencers to maximise coverage for the clients.

Clients:

Recent work includes delivering 6 events with Judy Murray for David Lloyd Clubs.

Ral Gilmour
Videographer
Ral Gilmour

Experience

Ral is a Hollywood-trained film-maker and former production manager, video editor and cameraman.

Ral has international experience producing high quality video content for major sports sponsors, brands and governing bodies and agencies.

After working for a leading sports production company and working as a production manager, video editor & cameraman, Ral set up his own production agency.

Clients:

British Tennis, AEGON, Jaguar, Buxton Water, QBE and Accenture among others.

Jo Parsons
Digital Designer
Jo Parsons

Experience

After graduating with a degree in graphic design, Jo headed the busy design studio at Snow + Rock sports before leaving to work in corporate events where she managed digital campaigns for clients including Motorola, Walkers and Dulux.

Jo then moved into the web arena designing and developing web based projects from short term promotional websites to large ecommerce sites, to app interfaces.

Clients:

HEAD UK, Profeet, GE Healthcare, Fitbit, Profeet and Nike.

James Cannon
Photographer
James Cannon

Experience

James is a freelance photographer working on creative and documentary stories of people, culture, active lifestyle and sport for advertising, commercial and editorial.

Clients:

Canterbury, Easyjet, Sony, The Sunday Times Magazine, FT Weekend, Hoka One One, Monacle, Cyclist, Official Ferrari magazine, HUCK, Shell, The Times Sport, Telegraph, The Ride Journal, NFL, Oxfam.

David Harris
Intern
David Harris

Experience

Melbourne Park coach/administrative assistant, Freelance researcher at Connexi Partnerships, Virgin Active Coach

Interesting Fact

Attained Football Scholarship into university and went onto win the national BUCS championship (2015).

Coached tennis for 4 years throughout studying for my degree.