Dear Dundee and Angus College,
In excel spreadsheet form, please list any public relations, communications, media consultancy or lobbying firms hired by your organisation in the last five years:
– The name of the firm (or individual/freelancer)
– The contract number
– The start and end date of each contract
– The amount of money paid to each firm (including VAT)
–The remit/purpose of the hire, and detail of what activities they undertook for your organisation
For avoidance of doubt, please provide more detail than, for example, "communications and PR support". Instead, please detail what specific issues were communicated and how this was done.
Dear Jamie, thank you for your request for information, please see our response below and in excel spreadsheet attached:
- The name of the firm (or individual/freelancer) - Grainger PR
- The contract number - N/A
- The start and end date of each contract - N/A
- The amount of money paid to each firm (including VAT) - £990 to Grainger PR (no VAT applicable)
-The remit/purpose of the hire, and detail of what activities they undertook for your organisation - Supporting the effort to raise the College's profile locally and nationally with businesses and those who may benefit from services.
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