Stef is the founder and managing director of Faith PR with over 15 years of PR and marketing experience. German-born Stef is a modern languages graduate who fell in love with communications. She started her career in the industry at McCann Erikson Leeds working on behalf of Bentley Motors before beginning a PR role at full-service agency JDA.
In recent years, Stef has won several awards for herself as well as Faith PR, including Forward Ladies SME Emerging, Yorkshire Women of Achievement and 42 under 42.
As an advanced practitioner, Stef has a range of expertise including PR, social media, influencer relations and strategy development. Her role as MD is fundamental to the growth of the agency and achieving its full potential through ongoing developments.
Stef is passionate about creating an agency that not only delivers outstanding work for its clients, but cares and nurtures its team. She also sits on the Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce Board and the Kirklees and Calderdale Charity Lunch committee (KACCL) which raises funds to support children and young adults in the local area.
Winning a six-figure national PR contract which spring-boarded Faith PR’s growth
My husband and marketing ‘guru’ Carl Hopkins