Sean Canty

Senior Campaign Manager

Sean drives media relations campaigns for leaders in UK and international industry and innovation

Sean specialises in media relations and campaigns for clients including the University of Sheffield, Cobra Beer, Clearly, V-Carbon and UK-India Week.

He delivers high-impact editorial content for media campaigns spearheaded by major figures in business, industries and public office including Cobra Beer’s Founder and Chairman, Lord Bilimoria, and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield Prof Sir Keith Burnett CBE FRS, the President of the Science Council.

Sean specialises in top-tier media relations and high-impact campaigns including components such as thought leadership, corporate profiling, stakeholder engagement, and creative and digital PR, helping to shape the conversation around innovation, entrepreneurship and business growth.

Sean has played a key role in bringing clients in front of new audiences, securing international coverage in top-tier broadcast and print media – this ranges from top UK national news titles such as the Financial Times and international titles including El Pais and The Times of India, to guest interviews on BBC Radio 4 Today, BBC News, Sky News, ITV News, Channel 4 News, CNN International and other channels for his clients.

Since joining Seven Hills in 2014, Sean has delivered campaigns for LOVESPACE, Gordon & Eden, Tussell, M Squared and Lightfoot. Previous events press office management experience includes press relations for the international creative industries assembly, Advertising Week Europe, and the International Festival for Business 2016 delivered in partnership with HSBC and UKTI.

Sean read Theological and Religious Studies at the University of Cambridge, where he contributed to university newspaper, The Cambridge Student.