We are truly passionate about healthy food & drink
We have 25 very successful years in the natural health & fitness sector, and we have built relationships with experts, celebrities, influencers and contacts on national newspapers, consumer magazines, online magazines, bloggers, broadcast and trade media.
Alongside the PR account team, we have a dedicated team of digital experts with a proven record of driving reach, website hits, follower growth and engagement for our clients.
We are here to build your brand’s visibility and authority by building long-lasting relationships with customers and creating meaningful and memorable conversations.
We cut through the media clutter and, whether you’re a market leader or challenger brand, we’re so confident in our ability to raise your profile and lift sales that we guarantee kpi’s.
Our approach is meticulous, creative and knowledgeable and we always work within the set budgets.
How we can help
Public relations campaigns
National consumer & trade media relations
New product launches
Influencer and blogger outreach
Social media strategy
Literature and pack design
Experts we work with
Fully qualified Nutritionist, who specialises in supplement formulations and legal compliance and Director of Shona Wilkinson Nutrition Limited.
Dale Pinnock, aka the Medicinal Chef, is a food writer specialising in the medicinal properties of food. He has published a number of successful books, as well as appearing on popular TV shows.
Dale Pinnock- The Medicinal Chef
Alli is a nutritional therapist who uses diet and nutritional supplements to help individuals achieve their optimal level of health.
Patrick Holford, BSc, DipION, FBANT, NTCRP, is a pioneer in new approaches to health and nutrition.
An award winning Nutritional Therapist, Chef, Author and Broadcaster, Christine has a passion for creating delicious nourishing recipes and a reputation for transforming people’s health and love of real food.
With a PhD in Child Nutrition and over 100 published articles on diet and health, Carrie has a strong grounding in nutrition science combined with an understanding of the food industry and its important role in the nation’s diet.
Dr Carrie Ruxton
The Food & Drink team
A self-proclaimed fitness freak and frequent jet-setter, Amanda is a lover of all things health and wellbeing. She is your go-to girl when it comes to the latest must-go restaurants and bars. When she’s not at her desk or out on the town, you’re sure to find her working out hard at her spinning class.
Charlotte is an all-round expert in all things health, food and wellbeing. As well as having a keen personal and professional interest in this specific area, Charlotte has also qualified as a health & nutrition coach, and writes for a number of women’s health titles in her free time. She is always on the pulse of the hottest, healthiest eateries in London!As a Creative Director for CCD, Charlotte uses her creativity, knowledge and wealth of PR expertise to create impactful campaigns, press launches and strategy ideas for our range of clients across our food, drink and health teams. She has been at CCD for 9 years, and when she is not working she tends to be walking in the park, eating cake at the latest vegan restaurant or heading to a pilates class.
With 22 years of PR and digital experience in the healthy food and drink sector, there are not may types of brands and companies that Justin hasn’t worked with. He has made it his business to seek out new contacts, experts, knowledge sources and strategies and loves to share!
Justin has worked with all types of food and drink companies from start-up idea stage to multinational corporations and government bodies such as DEFRA and the Horticultural Development Council.
When taking time off from following healthy food and drink trends, he sets himself challenges such as climbing Kilimanjaro, swimming from Asia to Europe, canoeing down the Zambezi and the 24h Three Peaks.
Ella forged her PR career in New York but was attracted back by the bright lights and delicious brunches that London had to offer. With a passion for health and wellbeing she had a dream to work with clients that reflected her interests. Often putting the team to shame with her regular Barry’s Bootcamp classes, Ella has already built a fantastic network of contacts across the UK media landscape.
Lola’s experience lies in the health food world, and her previous role saw her successfully bring an unknown African superfood to a global market. She always thinks outside the box to come up with the most creative stories and hooks for her brands, and prides herself on being up to date with the latest trends and news in the food, wellness and fitness space.When she’s not sipping on kombucha or kefir, you’ll find her in the kitchen cooking up a storm, at the gym lifting weights, on the hockey pitch or at her dad’s allotment picking figs. Mmmmm figs.
With more than ten years of PR experience under her belt, Rachel understands exactly what brands needs when it comes to their PR and Comms strategy. With a wealth of experience in both natural health, and healthy food & drink, she has exceptional knowledge of the natural health industry. She can usually be found kitted out in her active wear testing out the latest hardcore fitness craze through gritted teeth, or at the kettle re-booting with a good cup of tea.