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Awards / Accreditations


Prolific North Top 50 PR Agencies 2022


CIPR's Best Use of Digital and Social Media 2022


PRCA's Medium Sized Agency of the Year 2022

About Prohibition PR

Operating for more than 11 years, awarded the PRCA’s Medium Sized Agency of the Year 2022 and named a Top 10 PR Agency by Prolific North, Prohibition is one of the most innovative social media and PR agencies outside of London.

Our multi-award-winning team deliver insight-driven creative campaigns that consistently convert.

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Meet the Team

Chris Norton
Managing Director
William Ockenden
Director & Joint Owner
Vicki Murphy
Head of Creative
Ella Cairns
New Business Director
Claire Beaumont
Account Director
Emily Moult
Account Director
Rachel Gardner
Account Director
Isobel Jokl Carter JAD Lo Res 1989
Isobel Jokl-Carter
Account Director
Stephanie James - Head of Marketing
The Light (a Savills leisure scheme)
Prohibition consistently go above and beyond. Their activity is rooted in great creative ideas, while firmly focused on driving an ROI.
Karen Woodhead - Global Marketing Director
Prohibition aregreat. They just get it. Their integrated approach, spanning content creation, public relations and social media forms a great synergy with the sophisticated and commercial focus of my marketing team.
Claire Moreton - Digital Marketing Director
CEWE Photoworld
We first worked with Prohibition on our 2018 Christmas project, and were seriously impressed by their innovative approach to digital communications. The integrated campaign they delivered for us was very KPI focused and it helped us to increase our year-on-year sales.
Mark Joll - Director And Founder
We're already off to a flying start with the Prohibition team, who understand our brand and what we stand for, and we have some exciting plans for 2023.

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Check out the Socially Unacceptable podcast where hosts Chris Norton, founder of Prohibition PR, and business partner Will Ockenden, cover a range of topics in marketing and PR with a unique twist. Instead of celebrating the awards and wins, we delve into those difficult moments and discover what brand founders and marketers did in the face of adversity.

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