At UHM we make your brand the news. So if you are looking to read about your company in newspapers, in magazines, online and in blogs; and hear your business’ news-makers on radio or on TV – then UHM is the PR team for you. We are specialists in identifying the newsworthy content within your business which we then convert into press releases, articles and communication material for use by editors, journalists, produces, DJs and bloggers.

Who we are

Cindy Kidger

Director


Cindy Kidger is a journalist with invaluable knowledge and understanding of the SA media industry. A love for the “well”- written word, an obsession for good communication and a fascination for great business minds ensures a day at the office ticks all the right boxes!

Hayley Strachan

Digital Media Executive


Hayley Strachan, joined UHM in 2015, as a PR Assistant. She has a Bachelor of Art degree in Humanities from the University of Stellenbosch. Hayley now manages digital and social media PR for our clients ensuring that their strategic messages are always building brand reputation.

Cassandra Judd

Media Communications Intern


Cassandra Judd joined the team in 2017 as our Media Communications Intern. She is currently studying Corporate Communications at Varsity College in Pietermaritzburg. With a teachable and willing attitude, Cassy is striving to take on every opportunity to learn all there is to know about the PR industry in order to grow her passion for good communication and corporate image building.


Tegan Mitchell

Account Manager


Account Executive Tegan Mitchell joined team UHM in 2015 following working at a media house giving her the vital understanding of the newspaper industry. Tegan has a B.Soc.Sci degree in Psychology and Media and a B.A. Honours degree in Media and Communication Studies from the UKZN.

Nikki Chapple

Accounts Manager



Account Manager, Nikki Chapple, joined UHM in 2017 after spending nearly a decade in a busy communications office in London. With a BA in politics, English and history from Rhodes University, Nikki is a self-professed ‘word-nerd’ with a passion for strong, effective communication.