Spada is the UK's premier professional services PR and research consultancy, serving legal, accountancy, property, construction, insurance, wealth/asset management and actuarial firms and a wide array of professional bodies. The agency was founded in 1994 by current Chief Executive Gavin Ingham Brooke, who has over 20 years sector experience. Spada has unrivalled industry knowledge and press contacts across trade press, national and international news desks, broadcast media, newswires and online channels. Spada provides retained media relations advice, and also specialises in digital strategy, crisis readiness and management, as well as media training. The agency's dedicated research division helps clients uncover new insights in areas key to their business success, for deployment both internally and externally.