Paul Tyrrell, who’s just been appointed interim head of external affairs for BBC North is to speak at next month’s Reputation Matters conference in Manchester.

Paul Tyrell

Paul Tyrell

He joins a distinguished line-up including: Russ Brady, the head of group PR at The Co-operative Group; Sam Ward, brand PR manager and Dom Dwight, brand communications manager at Bettys & Taylors Group; Alicia Custis, the head of communications at Stockport NHS Trust; and Alison Last, corporate communications manager at Kellogg’s.

The one-day conference will look at reputation management in an increasingly challenging environment.

Tyrrell is the former director of communications at Manchester City and Everton, he’s also had spells at Liverpool and Aston Villa as well as being head of press and PR at ITV.

The one-day conference will take place on May 22nd at The Bridgewater Hall.

You can book online here.