Nellie PR

01392 927746


Exeter, Devon

PR and Communication, Copywriting, Content Strategy, Marketing Strategy, Marketing Consultancy, Training 

What we do 

As a strategic communication, PR and marketing consultancy, we help hidden gems to flourish by always taking a thoughtful and strategic approach to unleash your true potential and get the reputation you deserve. We always start with a transformational plan that focuses on your specific challenges. Our specialist skills include:

  • PR and Communication

  • Content & B2B Copywriting

  • Watertight Marketing 

  • Online Courses, including training in PR & comms strategy and media pitching 

  • Mentoring and consulting. 

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How we can help you

Everything we do has strategy at its heart. 


Our work begins by getting to understand your business, the issues you’re facing, and what success looks like to you. Only then do we start to formulate the right strategic approach. We always take a joined-up approach that addresses your real and pressing challenges, and we then provide the strategy and direction to pave the way for long-term success. 


Clients trust us to provide PR that PAYS™, and we deliver profitable results for established family businesses, UK manufacturers, membership organisations, marketing and data firms, corporate, B2B and professional services, good tech, ethical and sustainable makers. 


We also provide online courses, trusted advice, consultancy, training, and mentoring to business owners, MDs, and CEOs, as well as PR and marketing practitioners. 


What our clients say

"Working with Nellie PR has been life-changing for me and our business." Charlotte Gatward | MD | Gatwards of Hitchin


"The work Ellen has done with me and Ultramed has been extremely helpful for us in bringing PR to the forefront of our thinking rather than just our marketing. I would highly recommend working with her as a way to bring focus and energy." Dr Paul Upton | CEO and Co-Founder | UltraMed


"Nellie PR has really unlocked the power of PR for us." Christopher Nieper | MD | David Nieper


"The training provided by Nellie PR was invaluable in giving our team the confidence to pitch story ideas to journalists in an effective and compelling way. I’d recommend the training to any other PR agencies out there wanting to upskill their team – it’s a fantastic resource and well worth the time." George Beard | Director | MPC


"Working with someone like Ellen who is so strategically focused and creatively talented has made my life so much easier in 2020, especially when launching a new brand during this time. Whether she was looking at innovative pitches, writing high-quality press releases, helping with PR worthy research to gauge and ascertain interest from the larger publication names, helping develop concepts to influence and change brand perception or expanding our contacts to ensure that we reached target publications through different tactics; she has been a joy to work with!" Katie Downing-Howitt | Consultant | KDH Marketing & Management

About Ellen Carroll (Founder and Director)

I founded Nellie PR & Communication in 2007, naming the business after the best storyteller I know – my mum.

I’m no ordinary consultant – I’m a strategic PR, communication and marketing consultant, mentor and trainer. Check out our testimonials and case studies and please connect on LinkedIn

I’ve worked in public relations and communications for more than 22 years. During this time, I have managed some of the biggest and brightest agencies, advised and implemented PR and communication strategies for major global and FTSE 100 players, helped small businesses punch massively above their weight, ensured organisations stay relevant, and helped individuals become the go-to experts in their fields.

I don’t shy away from challenges and continually invest in my skills, most recently becoming a Certified Watertight Marketing Practitioner. My own training is accredited by the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) and is eligible for continuing professional development (CPD) points via the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR). I’m also a PRCA coach and sounding board.



Please book a free consultancy call with Ellen Carroll to find out more about the PR, communication, and marketing support we provide at Nellie PR to help you flourish. Read more about our work and impact and don’t forget to sign-up for our newsletter to get regular updates, invites, tips and advice sessions.

Ellen Carroll is a strategic PR and communication consultant. I provide PR training, mentoring and consultancy to help people and businesses to step out of the shadows with #PRthatPAYS.

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