PR & Marketing



Whatever your business story Elaborate Communications has the tools, resources and forward thinking to take your firm to the next level.

We are a multi-service agency that specialises in the maritime and shipping industry, and we can help you to make sure everyone in the industry knows about your business and what it’s up to.

Regardless of whether you need us to take care of your PR needs, design and advertising, we can help you.

Our skills and services stretch across the whole spectrum, we can create a full PR campaign for you, or simply design a brochure or organise an event with key speakers for you.

How to market yourself can be a daunting prospect for any business, whether you are just starting out or have been going for years.

Communication channels are changing and businesses need to adapt to keep up with current trends.

But with websites, different social media channels, and traditional print publications, some businesses often don’t know where to start.

That’s where we come in! Elaborate Communication has all the skills and expertise to get your business heard through the right channels.

We have experienced journalists, PR, advertising and marketing experts to help you get the most out of your business.

Whatever your needs there will be a friendly voice at the end of the phone ready to help.





Public Relations (PR) is about building good relationships with everyone your business comes into contact with.

This can include clients, suppliers, investors, regulators, employees, new business prospects and the media.

What they think of your business will determine how you are viewed in the industry and the overall success of your business.

We have a friendly and experienced PR team with a wealth of experience in the shipping industry who are ready and waiting to meet your business needs.

They have excellent contacts within the media and they can advise on the best way to get your business in the press.

Elaborate Communications specialises in dealing with maritime businesses and we can produce highly effective PR campaigns to position your company and its products and services at the forefront of the shipping industry.

We are constantly in touch with hundreds of shipping and business publications to ensure your editorial message gets to the right place.

The team has built up good working relationships with key media personnel to help influence and shape how your organisation is perceived by providing them with incisive editorial.

Our comprehensive cuttings service checks and analyses more than 60,000 publications worldwide ensuring that if your story has appeared, anywhere, you will know about it.

We offer a range of services that include:

  • Press release and story placement
  • Press liaison and relationship building
  • Conference speaker slot securement
  • Speech writing
  • Press monitoring and assessment
  • Press conference/briefing organisation
  • Copywriting
  • Press cuttings report generation
  • Photographic archive storage





Elaborate Communications can help you devise a clear advertising strategy that stands out from the crowd with our team of knowledgeable and experienced advertising staff.

It can sometimes be a daunting prospect for a business and there are lots of questions to be answered.

Once we have worked on your advertising once one thing you won’t have to question is whether you’ll come back to us.

Our team will work with you to develop eye catching advertising campaigns that you will see results on.

Our advertising services include the following:

  • Advertisement design and production
  • Campaign planning and advertisement scheduling
  • Space and price negotiation
  • Advertising budgetary management





Choosing the most effective marketing strategy for your company is essential when competing in the highly competitive maritime industry. By using the Elaborate team of marketeers you will always be one step ahead of your competitors.

With our database of over 12,000 owners, managers, shipping services, purchasing and manufacturing companies, we can focus your marketing campaign to exactly the customer base you are seeking to win those valuable sales leads.

The Elaborate team can help you with a wide range of marketing activities. Listed below are just some of the services we provide to our clients:

  • Website design, production and functionality
  • Websites, intranets, extranets, infonets
  • E-marketing
  • Social media strategy and campaigns
  • Event identification and consultation
  • Exhibition stand design and construction
  • Corporate work and event clothing and accessories
  • Branding/logo design and guidelines
  • Copywriting
  • Brochure design and production





A strong brand, high visual presence in your market and effective use of potential sales leads are essential ingredients to growing your top and bottom lines. Let Elaborate ensure the image you give your customers is the right one. We have many solutions available to fit all budgetary constraints. Our services include

  • Corporate and/or divisional branding
  • Complete tailor-made logo design and construction
  • Applications across all media both internal and external
  • Hard copy and web-based
  • Complete design, production and application


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