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Our Team

Our ten-strong team of highly experienced PR, marketing and digital professionals are experts in effectively positioning a brand, marketing a business or promoting a destination. DCA works with market-leading businesses, top consumer brands and major public sector organisations across the South West and nationally to deliver creative campaigns through a full range of traditional and digital platforms.



John Casey - Director DCA

John Casey


Former news editor of the Plymouth Herald and a quantity surveyor in a previous life, John brings strong regional insight, a journalist's eye and extensive experience in supporting industrial and B2B clients, major development, planning and public engagement.


Jason Clark - Director DCA

Jason Clark


Jason is a co-director of DCA having joined the company in 2001 and has more than 20 years’ experience working in media and public relations. Jason’s clients include the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership and much of his work involves working with key opinion formers and lobbying in support of client objectives.


Mary O'Leary - Account Manager DCA

Mary O'Leary

Account Manager

Mary is a highly experienced account manager who joined DCA in 2013, having previously worked as an award-winning journalist, feature writer and columnist for over 12 years, writing for leading newspapers in Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Bristol.


Sarah Hoyle - Account Manager DCA

Sarah Hoyle

Account Manager

Sarah has 15 years’ PR experience in high profile institutions, including managing the press offices for the University of Exeter and Natural History Museum, London. Her career began in the press offices of some of the UK’s leading arts organisations, including the RSC.


Zoe Bourdeaux - Account Manager DCA

Zoe Bourdeaux

Account Manager

A trained journalist, Zoe moved home to Cornwall from London having been news editor for the Recorder newspaper series and handled communications for Westminster City Council’s housing division. Before joining DCA, Zoe worked for the Cornish Guardian and has written for titles including The Sun and Take a Break.


Anais Hancock - Account Executive DCA

Anais Hancock

Account Executive

Anais specialises in Food and Drink, Travel and consumer PR for leading businesses across the South West, working with bloggers and local, regional and national publications. Anais is also skilled in digital, print and display design.


Cherie Woodhouse - Copywriter DCA

Cherie Woodhouse


Cherie joined DCA from Cornwall and Devon Media, working as a reporter for The Cornishman. With a strong background in journalism, Cherie has previously worked for titles including The Plymouth Herald, Western Morning News and The Cornish Times.


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We pride ourselves on highly effective integrated communications driven by creativity and a no-nonsense approach to getting results for clients.

A team of former senior journalists, PR and digital specialists we offer unrivalled media relations and content creation

Our experienced team has the skills to develop your brand presence online, from web development to SEO and compelling social media content

Our approach to brand and content marketing has seen us become a trusted and integral partner for many leading businesses