Jane Dodd is one of New Zealand’s leading public relations practitioners. She hasover 20 years’ experience in PR and Communications and her work has been awarded 39 times in the NZ PR industry.
Jane’s experience spans across all areas of PR, from crisis and issues management to marketing communications and brand development and has been instrumental in achieving business objectives of major brands, including Wattie’s, Coca-Cola, Nestlé, ChildFund NZ and NZ Blood.
Jane constantly develops new approaches to PR that enable clients to build and protect their reputation and establish strong relationships with key influencers. She understands the unique needs of different audience groups, ensuring communications are relevant, credible and above all, impactful. Building mutually beneficial relationships and a genuine understanding between diverse groups is a hallmark of Jane’s approach to many successful partnerships, leading to long-term benefits for her clients and their associates.
Jane was previously the President of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) and Dietitians NZ, the professional association for NZ Dietitians. She is a fellow of the College of Fellows for PRINZ and is a regular judge in their annual industry awards.