Brickell joins Riot Communications

Brickell joins Riot Communications

Riot Communications has appointed Headline publicity manager Maura Brickell as its campaign manager.

Brickell joins Riot in mid-September. She spent four years at Headline working with authors such as Jed Rubenfeld, Sarah Winman, Jo Brand and Rob Ryan. She previously worked at Bloomsbury in editorial.

Anwen Hooson, joint director at Riot, said: "Maura's enthusiasm and determination to deliver outstanding creative publicity campaigns is clear, and we have long admired her work at Headline. We are thrilled to be welcoming her to the team in this senior role."

Brickell said: "I am thrilled to be joining the Riot team. I have always admired their creativity and stunning campaigns. To be part of such a talented and dynamic company is an exciting prospect.

"Naturally, I am very sad to be leaving my wonderful authors and colleagues at Headline, but will be cheering them on as they continue to publish brilliant bestsellers."