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An Introduction to PR - Glasgow Recycling and Renewal Energy Centre (GRREC)

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GRREC Temporary Visitors Centre I 425 Polmadie Road I Glasgow I G42 0PJ
Thursday 16th March 2017 I 2:00 pm– 4:00pm

Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor is Scotland’s leading recycling, renewable energy and sustainable waste partner. Working with 96% of Scottish local authorities, public bodies and Scotland’s leading businesses, Viridor operates a £100m Scottish network of advanced recycling infrastructure and is investing £500m to translate Scottish zero waste policy into practice.

Viridor is working with Glasgow City Council to design, build finance and operate a European class modern recycling and renewable energy centre to better manage the city’s 200,000 tonnes of residual waste that until now would have gone to landfill. The £154m project will deliver a broad range of opportunities for small businesses and social enterprises including a commitment to support a programme of capacity building workshops.

An Introduction to PR delivered by Charlene Sweeney, Account Director, Big Partnership. This workshop will provide an insight into how PR can help you to boost sales, enhance your reputation and raise your profile amongst key audiences. Find out:

  • What is PR?
  • How does it work?
  • What is PR good for?
  • Tips for success.

Charlene Sweeney is a former senior print and broadcast journalist with over 20 years’ experience of working with the media. TO REGISTER: [email protected] I 0141 301 1212 I visit