“Food is our common ground, a universal experience.” James Beard
There’s never been a more exciting time to be in communications.
With an unprecedented number of platforms available to reach out and communicate with potential clients, guests and consumers, a strong publicity campaign should have the entire media landscape at its command. AKA Communications is a London-based discerning agency that can service every aspect of today’s complex and always evolving media. Podcasts, Twitter, news, long reads, Instagram, broadcast, events…We know every medium for your message.
AKA is a fiercely independent, fully-integrated communications agency delivering tailored public relations, marketing consultancy, powerful digital and social media management, synergistic partnerships, high profile event production, and business development advice and mentoring.
Our area of specialisation is the many facets of hospitality and travel, AKA knows the minutiae but we also see the bigger picture. Thinking about your brand in the context of wider culture is immensely important. We employ experienced public relations strategists and creatives who are fluent in the language and culture of food, drink, travel and hospitality and understand how it impacts and is impacted by the wider world.
We strongly believe in a non-hierarchical and inclusive culture here at AKA, we give our team the space to think creatively. AKA have unrivalled knowledge of the market, with connections to match. We know how journalists and influencers think and have extensive networks within the media and in the wider industry.
Every day here starts with us sitting round a table and sharing inspirations, information and ideas. We understand the news agenda, the industry trends, and we love exploring the ever-changing culture we serve.
At AKA we unpick every thread and nuance of our client’s stories and share them in a way that will serve both story and client best.
In short AKA is an effective, creative and results driven agency with a unique ability to think differently.
AKA. Be known.
Following the challenges of the global pandemic, Le Farnatchi, Marrakech appointed AKA to manage our communications. During this challenging period they were extremely resourceful and strategic in generating refreshed digital content, whilst reinforcing relationships with representatives from top tier travel and lifestyle publications as well as looking further afield to get us back on the map.James Wix, Director, Le Farnatchi, Le Farnatchi Spa, Le Trou au Mur
AKA are a fantastic team of PR professionals. They successfully tell our brand stories by utilising their deep understanding of consumers and trade and have an invaluable network within the hospitality and food and drinks sector. Their passion and agility are second to none.Jenia Matthews, Remy Cointreau
It’s not easy to find an agency that really grasps the specifics of a brief, and goes on to deliver it beyond the day-to-day fundamentals of expected press coverage. I look forward to our continued partnership.Harry Handelsman, Developer and Hotelier
What’s important to me is the relationship I have with people, on a professional level, it’s vital there’s a mutual understanding of who we are and what we do. AKA and I have this. They continue to push the boundaries that keep both us the client and our audience excited.Georgie Coventry, Brand Director, La Bodega Negra and E&O