The appointment comes at a time of continued growth for the Westminster-based company known for its political and media relations expertise.
iNHouse Communications Founder Jo Tanner said: “This is a fantastic year for the company. After significant growth in recent months, we have decided to begin investing heavily to bolster our senior counsel and ensure we can continue to provide our clients with the best advice and support. This is the first of several impressive appointments we will be making over the coming months.
“Our offer stands out in the market with a unique blend of strategic and crisis comms, creative campaigns and public affairs, as well as building on our successful innovations like the Party Conference London Lounge.”
Michelle Di Leo said: “iNHouse Communications represents the best in super smart, creative communications and I’m thrilled to be partnering with Jo to build on that reputation over the coming years. This is a hugely exciting time of change in British politics and together we’ll be providing the kind of senior counsel that will help clients make the most of the opportunities that presents.”
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Michelle Di Leo joins iNHouse in July
Michelle has 23 years experience in strategic communications and has held senior roles in house and in agency. She started her career at the National Union of Teachers where she led campaigns and political relations. Stints as Head of Media and Public Affairs at the British Lung Foundation and the Airport Operators Association followed. She was a Partner at LLM Communications. She left to set up and ran a national campaign for aviation, FlyingMatters. When the campaign finished after the 2010 election she became a Senior Vice President at Teneo Strategy and in 2015 joined FleishmanHillard Fishburn to rebuild and lead the Public Affairs team. Michelle has a first degree in Philosophy and a Masters Degree with Distinction in Government and Politics.