We are Blue Totem Communications; our name is inspired by the totem pole, one of the earliest forms of communication and an emblem of kinship and affinity. Our team holds closely the shared values represented in our name: sincerity, happiness, steadfastness, and trust.
Meet the team of master planners, creative strategists, and effective writers that will get the work done, no-nonsense.
Andrew is the founder and director of Blue Totem Communications. With over ten years of public relations and editorial experience, he was previously with top four global PR agency, Ketchum, and leading independent agency ICON International Communications. He has led award-winning campaigns for B2B and B2C clients and helped companies leverage regional communications strategies to meet their business goals.
Cris has over 15 years of in-house and agency MarCom experience including government relations, sustainability and crisis communication, across corporate, lifestyle and tech/telco sectors in Philippines and Singapore. At Blue Totem, she develops and executes PR and social media strategies and manages operational directions for clients, helping them boost public perception and reputation, build market share and support business growth.
Naveen is a seasoned communications executive with a deep specialisation in the enterprise technology space.
He currently serves as a committee member for the PRCA NextGen group, an industry body that aims to support and inspire the next generation of communicators. Naveen also recently clinched a win at the Singapore Young Spikes PR Competition in 2019.
Janis has over ten years of public relations experience strategising and executing creative B2B and B2C communications campaigns across corporate, technology, energy, the arts and consumer/lifestyle sectors.
She enjoys channeling her energy and experience to help brands tell their unique stories.
Clement is a well-rounded communications professional with a background in marketing, communications, and social services.
With experience in both agencies and in-house departments, Clement has worked across a range of industries on B2B and B2C campaigns that help brands and indviduals impactfully engage their stakeholders.
Jasmine is trained in communications with PR and social media management experience in the fast-paced F&B industry.
At Blue Totem, she handles both B2C lifestyle and B2B tech accounts, engaging media and influencers in exciting ways to score publicity and strengthen brand messages.
Gavin currently works on various accounts large and small including research powerhouse SMART, convenience giant 7-Eleven, cybersecurity non-profit FS-ISAC, smart wearables tech firm KaHa, and others.
Tazkira is a former journalist with experience in print, online and broadcast media. Before joining Blue Totem, Tazkira was based in Bangkok, covering stories across Thailand.
At Blue Totem, Tazkira works with clients in technology, research and manufacturing.
Glenn is trained in communications with public relations experience.
At Blue Totem, Glenn currently works on various accounts across a range of industries, including SMART, JJSEA, 7-Eleven and Wellaholic.