Flametree is an independent communications consultancy formed by two long-standing friends and colleagues. We want others to learn, benefit and improve from our in-house Internal Communications experience of working with some of the world's best known brands. Our offer is straightforward. We use proven storytelling techniques to cut through corporate jargon and make complex messages simple. We coach and mentor business leaders and managers to become better at communicating. We help foster effective workplace conversations that lead to real change.
The co-founder and Managing Director of Flametree is Darren Briggs. Darren has nearly twenty five years’ global, pan-European and national experience working at Chief Executive and Board level in internal communications. He has had an extraordinary corporate career spanning some of the world’s best known brands and most fast-changing companies. From 1984-2006 he worked at British Airways, Microsoft, Nike, PepsiCo and Vodafone in the HR, Marketing and Corporate Communication functions. He is a well known expert in leadership communication and has extensive international executive communication coaching experience. His clients include established major international brands and many large public sector organisations both in the UK and internationally. Darren has worked in Europe, North America, Middle East and Japan. He speaks regularly at international conferences on leadership communication and holds an MBA with Lancaster University Management School. Ask Darren to speak at your event
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Sam is co-founder of Flametree Communication and has more than 16 years’ experience in internal communications working in senior business communications roles for some of the world’s leading brands, including British Airways and Vodafone. She has also worked as an independent employee engagement consultant with clients such as BUPA and Microsoft on a range of communications strategy, change management and employee communication projects. Sam is an active member of the key professional bodies in communications and is a keen advocate of new innovations and technologies that serve to enhance employee communication. Connect with Sam on LinkedIn
As well as a small permanent core team in the UK, Flametree draws on a close group of associates to support the delivery of client projects. All of our associates are proven professionals working at Executive level with deep experience of Internal Communications, Corporate Communications, Organisational Development, Change Management or Brand Management.