About Us

About Us Branson42 PR was founded by Jason Wyer-Smith, former Senior PR Manager for Virgin Money, Sir Richard Branson’s financial services company.

During his eight years at Virgin he became a high profile figure in the personal finance industry and a regular commentator on financial services issues in the national press, on television and radio and at industry conferences.

Shortly before leaving Virgin Money to set up 42 PR, Virgin Money won the award for Best Press Office at the prestigious Headline Money Awards, the finance industry ‘Oscars’, beating press teams from the likes of The Nationwide and The Halifax.

In 2008 Jason set up 42 PR with an aim to create an agency which offered a truly personal, tailor-made approach to delivering great, strategic PR.