Lee Whitehill

Lee is Group Marketing Director based in London where he leads the consumer and leisure sector. He has worked with a number of major clients in food and drink, customer services and technology. Before joining the company, Lee was Head of Campaigns and Media for Britain’s largest private sector trade union where he dealt with a range of high profile national issues.

Posts by Lee Whitehill

Labour Conference: The grassroots are in control

This time last year Labour went into its annual conference buoyed by a better than expected general election result and Jeremy Corbyn’s rapturous reception at Glastonbury. 12 months later, after a contentious summer of internal wrangling, a failure to deal effectively with anti-Semitism allegations and a continued onslaught from Fleet Street, conference will be a […]

Corbyn caught in Blair’s Brexit bear trap

At the end of last year MPs and commentators were left fuming about what had happened to David Davis’s “now you see them, now you don’t” impact assessments on the economic outcomes of Brexit. Never fear. Politics abhors a vacuum, and Tony Blair’s Global Institute for Change has stepped in to fill in the detail, […]

End of the Party?

Before the election there was an idea doing the rounds that the big beasts in the Cabinet were exhausted, having punched each other to a standstill following the Leave victory, and that the next generation of thoughtful MPs were fizzing with ideas and measuring the ministerial curtains. New MP Tom Tugendhat’s crisp military organisation unseated […]

Will either Trump or Bercow make it to the state visit?

After the hand holding, Theresa May took her courtship of President Trump one step further on Valentine’s Day when she said how much she was looking forward to their second date later this year. Instead of chocolates or a card, the Prime Minister’s gift to Trump was the rejection of a petition signed by 2 […]

The ingredients of a good breakfast . . . I mean Brexit

If you’re bored by tractor production figures then best to look away now. If however, you’re concerned about how your business might cope post-Brexit then read on. The announcement that Nissan would not only produce the latest Qashqai model in the UK but also relocate production of the X-Trail to Sunderland was very welcome. Very […]

Coronation or Catastrophe?

Ahead of what could be a tumultuous and divisive Labour Party conference, where Jeremy Corbyn is widely expected to be re-elected as Party leader, we take a look at some of the most important things to look our for. Party mood? The mood of conference will be determined by the size of Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership victory […]