Laura Sutherland header
Laura Sutherland

Laura Sutherland

Founder and Director, Aura PR

Chartered PR consultant with nearly 20 years' experience in integrated public relations and communication. Industry moderniser through #PRFest - an international community of PR and comms pros. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Genuine.

Available For

Virtual Events
In-Person Events


The person has expertise delivering talks on the following subjects.

This person has not linked any topics to their profile yet.

Press & Media Links

This person has not added any media links to their profile yet.


Laura Sutherland is the Founder and Director at Aura, which she founded 10 years ago. She is a Chartered practitioner with over 18 years’ experience in integrated public relations and communication.

Laura is a Fellow of the CIPR and a member of the PRCA, currently Chairman of the CIPR Fellows’ Forum. Laura is a former CIPR Scotland Chairman, former CIPR Board Director and Council member.

In 2018 Laura won PRCA Dare Awards Freelance/Consultant of the Year in Scotland. She’s been named in the CIPR’s 70at70 anniversary book, FuturePRoof’s “Once upon a time in PR, 21 public relations pioneers shaping our industry” and was included in the 2017 Vuelio Top Ten PR blogs.

Laura is also Founder of #PRFest, a two-day festival of public relations for senior PR and communication professionals looking to modernise their thinking and practice, now in its fourth year.

Laura’s work spans tech, entrepreneurship and corporate, heavily focussing on data, analytics and developing strategies through insight. Laura is often involved in crisis PR. Current and former clients include: Sellafield Ltd, The Royal Welsh, Entrepreneurial Spark, CodeClan, Scottish Leather Group and subsidiaries, International Aspirin Foundation and Montagu Evans.

Share this speaker on:

Try HeySummit free

Your All-in-One Event Platform. Easily grow and engage your community online and offline, irrespective of scale.

Start Free Trial

Ready to Take the Stage with HeySummit?

Try for free. No credit card required.

Ready to Take the Stage with HeySummit?