Global strategic communications consultancy, Skot Communications, is set to make waves in Sub-Saharan Africa following its recent acquisition of the business and assets of Hill+Knowlton Nigeria Limited, a subsidiary of WPP Scangroup Plc.
The strategic move signals the commencement of Skot Communications’ operations, allowing the company to build upon a legacy of excellence and innovation in both local and international markets.
Founded by Tokunboh George-Taylor, a seasoned communications leader with over 30 years of industry experience, Skot Communications inherits a robust portfolio of clients, top-tier talent, and a wealth of expertise in communications consultancy from Hill+Knowlton Nigeria. George-Taylor, the pioneering Managing Director of Hill+Knowlton Nigeria, played a key role in establishing the firm as a successful player in the market, providing strategic communications counsel and exceptional service across diverse industries.
Guided by the belief that the human voice is a powerful force for change, Skot Communications aims to empower individuals and corporations to find and amplify their unique stories.
The company leverages its expertise, creativity, and innovative ideas to create real connections that grow relationships and loyalty, delivering measurable results.
Skot Communications is equipped with deep insights into Africa’s business landscape, aligned with global best practices. The consultancy offers a range of services, including strategic and corporate communications, internal communications, content marketing and storytelling, digital and influencer media, crisis management, public affairs and advocacy, as well as event management.
The sectors covered include Financial and Professional services, Energy, Consumer Services, Technology, Healthcare, Entertainment and Sports, Education, and Women.
Founder and CEO, Tokunboh George-Taylor, expressed enthusiasm about the exciting journey ahead for Skot Communications. She stated, “We are thrilled to embark on this exciting new journey as Skot Communications.
Building upon the strong foundation laid by Hill+Knowlton, Skot Communications is committed to delivering the highest standards of public relations and communications services to our clients, with local and global insights to drive transformative growth.”
Skot Communications positions itself as an innovator in the communications landscape, challenging stereotypes and inspiring industries to rethink their identities. The agency aims to help brands speak up and be heard, effecting positive change in businesses, communities, and countries.
Driven by a mission to connect brands, organizations, and people to their authentic voices, Skot Communications seeks to foster authentic relationships, loyalty, and measurable results, enabling partners to reach their goals and unleash their full potential. The consultancy is poised to shape the future of communications across Africa and the globe through the power of authentic voice.