Irena Pogarcic

Having worked in the PR industry for fifteen years, Irena has extensive experience across all areas of consumer and lifestyle public relations. She has worked in fashion – representing Preen and Olivia Morris amongst others and with consumer brands such as Bandai toys and Take Two Interactive computer games. Lifestyle clients have included the launch of the Mr & Mrs Smith Hotel Collection book. Since 2001, Irena has found her niche, specialising almost exclusively in food and drink and working with some of London’s most popular restaurants and niche food brands.

Henry Taylor

Henry started his career in the kitchens of The Savoy Group, as an apprentice chef. This included working in the kitchens of Claridges, The Savoy Grill and The Connaught under the legendary Michel Bourdin for three years. After having satisfied his culinary curiosity, Henry temporarily changed direction and joined The Moving Picture Company, London’s foremost post production company as a junior producer. Two years later he moved into on-line production, and worked on various commercials and pop promos around the world. Unable to resist his passion for food and drink, Henry turned to restaurant PR and after three years at Jori White PR, set up Kitchen Communications in 2006.