Meet the Management Team
Vicky Goodall set up P1 Communications in 2007 to fill a gap in the market for specialist expertise in resort marketing & PR. Vicky has 20 years’ experience of managing public relations and marketing departments for companies such as Premier Resorts, P&O and Psion Computers.
A Business Studies and Marketing graduate with marketing diplomas from the CIM and the MRS, she is also trained in Media Relations and a member of the Chartered Institute of PR. Passionate about travelling, Vicky has visited over 50 countries both for business and pleasure.
Vicky has an un-flappable approach to business and clients benefit from being in very capable hands, with no time wasted. Out of work she can normally be found in Richmond Park with her family and two dogs, or swimming to keep fit.
Vicky is the Founder and Managing Director at P1 Communications.
Born in Tanzania, from Indian origin and now living in London, travel is certainly in Surinder’s DNA. A charismatic individual, who is professional and well organised with over 20 years of experience in the travel industry spanning from airlines, cruise lines and destination sectors.
Her expertise spans across the PR sector and managing PR departments in-house and agencies in UK, Ireland and EMEA. She forges lasting relationships with UK, Irish and European media, colleagues and suppliers at all levels. Earlier in her career, she worked in-house at American Airlines promoting new routes to the USA with tourist boards and has excellent knowledge of the North American travel landscape. Prior to joining P1 Communications, Surinder was in-house PR Manager at Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises. She currently works as Associate PR Director with Alabama Tourism/Deep South in UK & Ireland and is a member of the Visit USA PR Committee. Away from the office, Surinder loves nothing more than spending time with her family and planning her next travel adventure!
Surinder is Account Director at P1 Communications.
Having worked in travel, property & food PR for the past 6 years, Bethany has established herself as a trusted source for the media.
She has created campaigns for numerous UK and international clients including Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Hotel & Residences (St Lucia), Coral Reef Club (Barbados), Marbella Club (Spain), The RuMa Hotel & Residences (Kuala Lumpur), Chable Resort & Spa (Mexico), Hilton Hotels and The Beaumont (London).
Prior to starting in PR, Bethany gained a BSc (Hons) in Psychology at Exeter University.
In her spare time, Bethany enjoys travelling to new destinations both short and long haul or learning how to sail on the south coast!
Bethany is Senior Account Manager at P1 Communications.
After having graduated from the University of Leicester in 2016 with a BSc Hons in Media and Communications, Margaux worked in Fashion and Film PR before joining us at P1 Communications.
Margaux is a French speaker and loves travelling around the world to discover wonders such as the dunes of Namibia, the skyscrapers of New York, or the Amazonian forest. Next on her travel bucket list is Asia and Japan, which she has yet to explore.
In her spare time Margaux enjoys exploring hidden parts of London, going to the theatre, and strolling along the Thames Paths.
Margaux is Senior Account Executive at P1 Communications and works across all the accounts on travel and property.
Kristin Bakke is responsible for all graphic design work at P1 Communications. She is a Norwegian national with a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Art Centre College of Design. Kristin studied at the campus in Montreux, Switzerland and graduated from the campus in Pasadena, Los Angeles. Since then, she has been working as a graphic designer both in London and in Bergen, Norway.
Kristin’s expertise is in brand identity through strategic design. Her international client experience ranges from luxury property developments, the offshore/shipping industry, large financial institutions, charities, high-end fashion and restaurants including; ‘Kløverhuset’, one of Norway’s oldest and leading fashion houses, Azuri Peninsula in Eko Atlantic in Nigeria and Swiss Re reinsurance company.
When not developing creative solutions for clients Kristin loves nothing more than travelling, skiing or running along the river Thames.
Kristin is Graphic Designer at P1 Communications.