Rumpus PR has recruited three new members of staff to join its B2B team.

Annabel Darby, formerly communications manager at University Hospital of South Manchester, joins as senior account manager. She previously had spells at MC2 and Munro & Forster.

(l-r) Annabel Darby, Francesca Mainman and Martyn Hett

(l-r) Annabel Darby, Francesca Mainman and Martyn Hett

Also moving to the Cheshire-based agency are recent graduates Martyn Hett and Francesca Mainman, who become account executives. Hett recently completed a BA in Media & Cultural Studies at the London College of Communication, while Mainman graduated from the University of York with a BA in History of Art and has since completed a postgraduate certificate in Public Relations at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Paul Evans, director at Rumpus PR, said: “On the back of another successful year in which our business continued to enjoy year on year growth, and saw our B2B arm of the business expand with a raft of new clients, we are delighted to welcome Annabel, Martyn and Francesca to the team.”

Speaking about her new role, Darby said: “I’m really pleased to be joining a successful PR company which offers clients such a comprehensive range of services.”

Among its B2B clients are Stephensons and KidsCan.