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Our directors’ qualifications include a PhD and MSc in finance, two MBAs (including marketing, economics, and government, industry and privatisation) and a law degree (including company, commercial and public international law). Gillian Langmead is also a global affiliate of the UK’s Chartered Institute of Public Relations and a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Langmead & Baker’s current work includes on-going public relations support for Emirates, Brand South Africa and Proflight Zambia.
We have worked closely with Gates Foundation-funded HarvestPlus in developing the branding and communications for their pioneering vitamin A-enriched maize programme, and other work has included the rebranding of mobile telecommunications company Airtel, and media relations for healthcare-to-electronics conglomerate Philips. Our clients range from multinational corporates, and multilateral and bilateral donors to local companies and the not-for-profit sector.
Our directors have a combined 65 years of experience in financial journalism (Euromoney and The Banker), publishing, media, financial economics, agricultural training and communications.
We produced the widely watched television public service announcement (PSA) for the National Malaria Control Centre’s United Against Malaria campaign and have produced HIV and gender behaviour change communication titles You and Your Relationship and When Men and Women Run Together for the Zambian Centre for Communication Programmes.
Other print publications include Tax Policy Issues in Zambia: Selected Papers, supported by DFID and a sustainability report for Zambezi Resources plc. Numerous magazines include Development Zambia and Beauty Zambia, and a range of contract titles: The Zambian Marketer (Zambia Institute of Marketing), Focus magazine, the in-house publication of Lafarge South East Africa, The Insurance Magazine (Zambia Institute of Insurance), Dialogue and Management Express magazines for the British Council and Yell’o staff magazine for MTN Zambia. We are also the company behind the highly successful Coca-Cola Light Zambia Fashion Week (2005-2009).
Selected past and present clients
BAE Systems Plc
Brand South Africa
For International Development (DFID)
Zambia Bottlers Ltd (Coca-Cola)
Institute of Marketing
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