Louise Third is Director of Integra Communications Limited based in Nottingham, and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations. She helped establish Nottingham Speakers’ Corner in 2007 and is actively involved in its promotion and education programmes. She was the first woman to speak in a debate at the new site in King Street.
Louise was educated at Sheffield High School for Girls (GDST), Lady Manners’ School, Bakewell and Newcastle University. She began her marketing and PR career working with several smaller businesses, moving into consultancy work in the public sector before establishing herself as a public relations and public affairs consultant in 1996.
She established Integra Communications Limited with fellow Director Andrew Third in 2001, servicing the B2B and charitable sectors. Louise uses her previous TV and radio experience to train clients in speaking and media skills and launched a speaker coaching programme with BBC TV presenter Des Coleman in 2009.