Priority Communications is a full service public relations and strategic communications company with award-winning expertise.

We are based in the heart of Christchurch’s CBD and work for a wide variety of businesses and organisations throughout Canterbury and the rest of New Zealand.

Director Michele Hider is internationally Accredited in Public Relations (APR) and is a member of the NZ Institute of Directors (IoD).

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We have decades of experience in public relations, communications, marketing, branding, and journalism. We’ll help you communicate and build relationships with the people who matter most to you and your business.

Our staff are experts in health communications, plus local and central government relations. We’re highly experienced in strategic crisis communications and can be there for you, if trouble ever strikes.

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Our team can help you tell your story; write and produce engaging content for your website and social media pages; prepare a marketing/PR strategy; and plan your digital marketing.

We can also assist you during a PR crisis; work with the media; book your advertising; or help rebrand your company. We partner with top local photography, videography, graphic design and website development businesses. Contact us to find out how we can help you. 

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