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Rheem Apprentice Plumber Grants

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In celebration of Rheem’s 75th Anniversary, Apprentice Plumber Grants were awarded to 75 apprentice plumbers who were most in need of financial support. Designed to thank the Australian plumbing industry for its ongoing support and to invest in its skills future, applications were open to apprentice plumbers of all ages and from all areas of Australia. Announced in September 2012, the winners each received $1000 to help them pay for tools, education, bills or fuel to get to and from work. Recipients of the grants received extensive media attention after…

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Victa Summer Lawn Care Survey

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Playtime on the lawn is still an Aussie favourite this summer, according to the recent Summer Lawncare Survey we did for Victa, with nearly 80 per cent of respondents indicating this was their lawn’s primary use. While classic games like backyard cricket and croquet were the most popular sporting activities, more than half of respondents said they used their lawn for dining and/or entertaining guests. “Lawns are part of the fabric of Australian society,” says Laura Clarke from Victa. “It’s great to see them still being used by families to…

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Client Feedback

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It’s wonderful when you receive emails like this. It’s from one of our longest standing clients here at Llewellyn Communications. I must say you and your team of helpers are always a rock to work with and I am forever grateful for your consistency, efficiency and your ease of working together.  I don’t know how I did it but I managed to find people who never let me down, are supportive and encouraging, are committed and flexible.  I couldn’t do what I manage to do if it wasn’t for you. Jenny –…

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2012 – A Fantastic Anniversary Year

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No, not Llewellyn Communications’ anniversary (we turned 10 last year), but rather three of our clients – Rheem Australia, which celebrated 75 years in manufacturing; Victa, the legendary lawnmower brand which had its origins 60 years ago in a backyard shed in Sydney’s Concord; and Cochlear Ltd, which this year saw the amazing cochlear implant mark the 30th anniversary of the world’s first commercial cochlear implant. Llewellyn Communications was honoured to play a role in the celebrations of each, from helping develop a scheme to support young plumbing apprentices around…

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Check out our new website!

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We invite you to look around the Llewellyn Communications website and check out our different services, from public relations, issues and crisis management, editorial services, events to photography and cinematography. Established by PR expert and journalist Lisa Llewellyn in 2001, Llewellyn Communications develops and implements creative communications strategies designed to build reputation, enhance credibility and improve business performance in diverse markets across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients include major international companies and brands to smaller specialist businesses in market sectors ranging from healthcare, financial services and consumer products, to…

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What Journalism Can Teach the Business World

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A local election story in a small regional newspaper and an incisive investigative piece in a widely read national media outlet share a common thread: language that is precise, that tells a compelling story, and that cuts through snow screens thrown up by institutions or individuals. Getting to the point — and doing it fast – it’s why news consumers value a good news product. It’s not the same with businesses. Many organizations default to opacity and obfuscation in their communications. Clarity of purpose is crucial in business. But many…

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