Together we are limitless

Our philosophy

We’re fanatical about technology, with over twenty years’ experience in igniting positive actions for our clients. Our tech understanding, experience and network helps spark audience curiosity across all aspects of communications, branding and digital marketing. At Hotwire, we aim to be the best consultancy our clients and our people will ever work with. At the heart of this ambition is our belief that when working with Hotwire, you can achieve limitless success.

How we are different

We seek to inspire by delivering bold yet pragmatic comms advice.
Forget vanity metrics. We exist to make the right people sit up and take action.

Award Winning

Success on behalf of clients has triggered success of our own. We’re thrilled to be recognised as Global Technology Agency of the Year, among other awards.

With our partners, we're better together

Hotwire is very proud of our network of our Global Partners who have been handpicked to ensure their culture and ethics mesh with ours. As a result, working together globally we provide the same values, quality standards and general approach to clients offering the best in breed across regions.

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Experienced Leadership

Hotwire's UK Office is led by experienced comms and business consultants with decades of expertise, skilled at unlocking clients’ unrealised possibilities.

Heather K

I'm the Global CEO for Hotwire. I've spent my entire career immersed in technology, and moved over to Hotwire from Eastwick Communications after its acquisition in 2016. As well as agency experience I've a wide range of in-house knowledge. At Autodesk, I focused on integrated brand communications and led the development of the company’s first sustainability report and I played an integral role in Enphase’s successful IPO and aggressive expansion into Europe.

Heather Kernahan


I’m Hotwire UK’s CEO. I have over 25 years’ experience in strategic communications, campaigning, reputation management and journalism, helping businesses and brands protect, grow and shape their reputations. I started life as journalist working for the likes of the BBC and Sky News, before finding my passion for communications. I was previously the Managing Director of the Corporate Reputation practice at Edelman, as well as a Managing Partner at Ogilvy. I’ve got passion for vintage horology, cooking, theatre and live music.

Jeremy Lucas

CEO, United Kingdom

Stephanie Pastorelli

I’m the Global Head of People & Culture for Hotwire. Over the last 20+ years I’ve led people functions within diverse customer and employee focused environments in a variety of industries such as retail, e-commerce tech, supply chain and healthcare. Seeing people grow and succeed while knowing they can be themselves, have fun and feel supported is what I love most about my role. At Hotwire, we aim to be the best consultancy our people will ever work with. At the heart of this ambition is our belief that when working at Hotwire, you can achieve limitless success. This is what inspires me, and our people and culture team.

Stephanie Pastorelli

Chief People & Culture Officer

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Ute has over 20 years of experience in corporate comms, strategic consulting and issue management. A specialist in brand communications and social media, Ute has created high-profile campaigns for renowned automobile and tech brands like BMW, Porsche, Amazon, Intel, Sony and Rockstar Games. Her career also includes time as Head of PR for MTV Germany. You can talk to her about anything related to tech, music, books and digital culture.

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Will Hutchinson

I’m Chief Finance and Strategy Officer at Hotwire. I joined with 20 years of finance, strategy and transformation experience in the media and tech industries. I’ve been responsible for corporate and commercial strategy, finance teams, and accounting operations across the world. I believe in telling a story through numbers by translating financial data into digestible material. I have an unstoppable passion for inspiring and igniting change.

Will Hutchinson

Chief Financial & Strategy Officer

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