About Chris Taylor

Chris is the MD. He’s a PR man – likes dealing with big issues and complex challenges where engaging communities, working with stakeholders and talking to the media are critical for success. You might come across him at a CIPR Council meeting or speaking at an industry conference. Never been known to frequent the bar afterwards. Passionate about PR and comms showing it can deliver a real return on investment through proper evaluation.
4 06, 2020

Kitchens, motorhomes and spare rooms – lockdown life at DTW

2020-06-04T18:01:14+01:00June 4th, 2020|

It has been a crazy ten weeks or so. Chris Taylor, DTW Managing Director, gives his take on life running an agency in lockdown. Firstly, my heart goes out to everyone who has suffered or lost someone they care about to Covid-19 (or anything else) over recent months. Secondly, I’m sure most people would join [...]

29 05, 2020

Construction facing the ‘new normal’ as it comes out of Covid

2020-05-29T17:49:38+01:00May 29th, 2020|

This morning I joined the first in a series of new ‘Coming out of Covid webinars’, all focused on the impact of Covid-19 on the infrastructure and construction sector. Today’s topic was a nice easy one to start with…..“With the easing of the lockdown, what is the new normal for construction?” Hosted by Infrastructure Intelligence [...]

27 03, 2020

DTW – how to get in touch during the coronavirus lockdown

2020-06-01T15:07:49+01:00March 27th, 2020|

We hope you're all well and staying safe. Please read the information below on how to contact #teamDTW during this time. Our team are working and we’re here to help our clients. But we know it’s not business as normal for anyone. Obviously, in light of the ongoing coronavirus situation, DTW is adopting a more agile [...]

29 05, 2019

Emma and Ellie scoop DTW Public Relations Student of the Year award at Teesside University

2019-05-29T14:22:54+01:00May 29th, 2019|

We’ve been doing our bit to recognise talented communicators of the future this month. We've sponsored the Public Relations prize at Teesside University’s annual Journalism Awards. The joint winners of the Public Relations Student of the Year prize – Emma Morton and Ellie Dalton – will each spend a week on work experience at DTW [...]

30 01, 2019

DTW signs up to support Tees Valley Careers scheme

2019-01-30T15:20:15+00:00January 30th, 2019|

DTW has signed up to a new scheme all about giving young people from across the Tees Valley a taste of working life to help them become ‘work-ready’ as they set out on their career journey. Chris Taylor, Managing Director of DTW, said: “We’re always happy to help young people step onto the career ladder [...]