Rachel Corcoran is the founder of Lily Pad PR and has over 20 years of experience in PR, marketing and sales.
Rachel has helped grow numerous successful startups including MyBuilder, MyHammer, Voucher Codes, We Love Local and FunkyPigeon.com.
Rachel led the European PR strategy for Kate Hudson’s fitness wear brand Fabletics and managed three other PR agencies in Spain, Germany and France. She launched the first Fabletics pop up store in the UK at POPFIT fitness studios in London Fields. She was also responsible for crisis PR management for Fabletics and other TechStyle brands, providing round the clock support and media response.
Rachel has extensive experience in the health and wellbeing market across sectors including nutritional supplements, CBD and medicinal cannabis, activewear and fitness. Clients have included Tribe Sports, Rabble, Sativa Wellness Group, Better Nutritional Science, Spin, dance2happy and CBD Virtue. She has also led health campaigns for sight loss, chronic pain, Long Covid and mental health.
Rachel has worked alongside numerous bricks and mortar retailers on campaigns including Stanfords, John Lewis, The Entertainer, Harrods and Fenwick.
In addition to consumer clients, Rachel has helped charities spread the word, including Read Easy UK, Royal Osteoporosis Society, IAPB, Suzy Lamplugh Trust, The Giving Machine and the Anne Frank Trust UK.
Rachel previously worked for a media training company based at the BBC Training and Development Centre where she was responsible for all of the sales and marketing activity, targeting businesses from major international banks and financial institutions to utility companies, manufacturers and travel companies.