Meet the PR Team

Jason Brannan BA (Hons) Chart. PR, Dip CIPR, MCIPR, MIoD –  PR & Communications Director with over 19 years direct experience in Business Strategy, Leadership, Business Growth, Public Relations and Communications working across the Healthcare Technology and Related Life Sciences Sector.

This has seen Jason work extensively with public and private sector bodies across Industry, the NHS, Academia and Regional/National Business Support Bodies, encompassing a local, regional, national and international remit.

Jason is an alumnus of the Goldman Sachs Businesses Programme and holds Chartered Practitioner Starts with the Institute of Public Relations, has full membership of the CIPR and holds their post graduate Diploma. Jason is also a full member of the Institute of Directors.



Jason Brannan

Mary Hickey BA, PGDipSenior PR Officer with over five years’ experience working in PR in a variety of industries including local government, the third sector and higher education.

Mary is responsible for providing PR and communication services to Medilink’s PR clients and members. Working alongside the Director of Communications, Mary creates social media content and manages clients’ social media channels, she also develops and delivers communication strategies, produces and sells in press releases, feature pieces, blogs and helps deliver Medilink North of England’s PR strategy.

Mary most recently worked in the Corporate Communications Team at the University of Sheffield, and before this spent three years working in the Communications Team at Dogs Trust in London.


Lizzie DayPR Assistant and responsible for creating member specific social media content which delivers key messages and works to achieve wider communication strategies. Lizzie also creates Medilink North of England’s monthly E-News, which combines important member news and updates from across Yorkshire and Humber, the North East and the North West.

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