Established in 1996, Hill+Knowlton Strategies is one of Malaysia’s most dynamic agencies. In June 2019, the Malaysia office integrated with local communications agency, LUMOS PR.
The integrated entity, now known as Lumos Hill+Knowlton Strategies, is a strong team of about 30 with multi-lingual and cross-cultural capabilities, and is led by Justin Then, founder and managing director of LUMOS PR.
Truly global yet local with a strong base of Malaysian and multinational clients across a wide range of sectors including technology, telecommunications, automotive, finance, public affairs, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, energy, government and public sector as well as consumer goods and services.
Walking to the beat of our own drum has always been an integral part of our success formula because we believe that is what a true change-maker really is. Our focus is to bring the ‘+one’ to our clients by pushing the boundaries of what we can deliver, and creating work that is not only a credit to the client and the agency, but also the broader industry.
Our talent is what sets H+K apart.Putting the right people, in the right place, at the right time is our priority. With ‘agile mobility’ as one of our guiding principles, we collaborate across time zones, languages, and cultures to help clients make informed decisions and tell compelling stories. An empowered and self-sustaining networked agency with local relevance and global reach. We offer a wealth of specialist expertise, including former journalists, award-winning screenwriters, speechwriters, public policy advisors, directors, animators, content and publishing strategists, creatives and behavioral and data scientists. We are continually adding fresh talent and looking for ways to hire differently and are committed to investing in our staff to ensure they are the best they can be.
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Our promise to our clients is that we will constantly evolve to help them meet the demands they face in their business, and to help them better communicate with the public.
H+K delivers deep sector knowledge and breadth of public relations expertise which enable us to solve complex communications challenges for our clients. Our ‘breadth and depth’ model allows us to bring together the best expertise and specialisms from across the industry to create agile teams for our clients.
Our approach is a blend of strategy, creativity and innovation underpinned with data + analytics.
A simple, empowered and self-sustaining networked agency with local relevance and global reach.Focused on better serving our clients through a more fluid, borderless and mobile network, putting the right people, in the right place, at the right time is our priority. Connected as one, we have established best practices to work as a unified, agile team. We collaborate, deliver insights and create campaigns that have local relevance and global reach. Our network is utilized to different degrees for different clients. For some clients, we work with our international colleagues for creative planning; gathering local insights; and cultural understanding to shape our ideas. For other clients, we partner with an office for specific in-market execution or we provide an efficient ‘hub and spoke’ model for consistent high-quality delivery within multiple markets. H+K can be a hub of over 80 offices working with global clients and their local stakeholders.
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