Our Team

As news generation experts with significant experience in the retail sector, Seymour PR provides businesses large and small with a no-frills attitude, world-class creativity and strategic thinking that is relevant to individual business objectives. This simple approach has seen Seymour PR go from strength to strength with Carie and Tracey at the helm of a small but growing team of specialists. 

The leadership team


Carie Barkhuizen

Carie is a commercially minded PR, equally adept at delivering strategic counsel and reacting effectively to the news agenda. With experience both agency and client side, an entrepreneurial curiosity and thirst for deeper business knowledge led her to establishing Seymour PR. 

The Seymour PR ethos of superior storytelling hinges on our insatiable appetite to get great coverage for our brands. It excites us as much as it excites our clients.
— Carie

Tracey Warmington
Associate Director

Tracey is a tenacious and focused PR practitioner with over a decade of experience. Her rare expertise in delivering news that drives growth for businesses from national market leaders to small challenger brands is why Carie headhunted her to join the Seymour PR leadership. 

We pride ourselves on understanding the changing media landscape and knowing the content that will work for the media and, ultimately, our clients. We thrive on generating focused coverage that builds brands.
— Tracey

Our people


Miguel Elipe del Arco
Account Manager - Europe

Miguel oversees the European arm of Seymour PR offering extensive knowledge of markets outside of the UK and the ability of adapting UK content to meet broader geographical needs. 

Tim Welland
Account Director

With over ten year's industry experience, Tim leads Seymour PR's B2B portfolio, and offers the consumer team broad experience of the health and fitness, sport and lifestyle sectors.

Emma Diver
Account Executive

Emma is an integral member of the team providing media relations and admin support across all of Seymour PR's clients. Emma is a social media expert with a keen interest in fitness.