About Us

Acumen Communications is a small independent communications business which prides itself in the delivery of bespoke marketing solutions.

Working with like minded individuals within the marketing and communications arena Acumen’s experience is most prevalent in the area of business-to-business and corporate communications.

Whether your need is consultancy advice, media campaign development and delivery, copy writing for company literature or web development, Acumen will work within the requirements of your budget and needs to deliver solutions with concrete results.

Having worked with many small and medium sized businesses Acumen has a strong knowledge and understanding of the elements of the communication package that help build business, raise a profile, motivate employees and grow reputations.

Sally Neary

Sally is a former Associate Director of Harrison Cowley – a networked communications business with offices UK-wide. Sally was responsible for managing the company’s Manchester operation. With a remit to deliver new business development Sally’s grasp of delivering realistic creative concepts and communication strategies is finely honed.

Sally’s experience of running national networked campaigns for the National Lottery, Land Rover, Sir Robert McAlpine and Nuffield Hospitals has been supported by trade and technical account deliveries for clients such as Approved Cables Initiative, BASEC (British Approvals Service for Cables), BICC Cables, AEI Cables, University of Liverpool, Scandinavian Service Partner and Peel Holdings (Liverpool John Lennon Airport).

In 2003 Sally left Harrison Cowley to establish her own business - Acumen.

Prior to her career in PR Sally spent more than seven years working in commercial radio.