About Us

Plato Communications was founded in April 2007 by Susan Brunner-Krause as a focused brand and consumer Public Relations and Communications consultancy. It has grown into an award-winning boutique agency with major brand clients.

Sister company Plato Connect, first established in 2008 as Chillibush PR, focuses on corporate communications and specialised B2B PR with experienced marketer Tamaryn Brown at the helm.

Supported by a diverse team of savvy strategists, designers, writers, media gurus, visual communications and social media specialists, we work with you to develop and deliver on communications plans that get real results for your business.

Choose Plato for…

Big, bold ideas

The struggle is on for time and space in the minds of your audiences. Brave, creative thinking pierces the mundane to find the marvellous – creating memorable engagement. 

One-stop integrated transmedia delivery

With strategic thinking at our core, we integrate across the marketing mix to provide seamless delivery from our in-house teams and best-of-breed suppliers.

The personal touch

We believe that consistent client service and building trust are key as we partner with you to achieve your vision. We have big agency experience, but offer the dedicated senior counsel of a smaller boutique agency.

A creative team of brand storytellers

Our diverse team of savvy specialists are experienced, connected and passionate about building brands.

The ability to ignite powerful publicity and channel influencers

Tight relationships with media, bloggers and influencers and our ability to create and leverage strategic partnerships generates active engagement, word of mouth and powerful publicity.

Proven, award-winning results

We are the proud winners of Best Small PR Agency of the Year and 17 other Prism Awards. Plato has received close to 100 marketing-related awards for Mondelez work, including a Cadbury Global Award.

Internal communications expertise

Your people make it happen. Make sure they are your best ambassadors and aligned to your strategy and vision through effective communications using the channels suited to your business.

Trusted reputation and crisis management

In a crisis, you need calm, experienced guidance to manage media and communications channels and steer you through.

CSR, CSI and Cause-Related Marketing insight

People care about brands that care. Our Plato Connect team has extensive experience in strategy development and delivery in this area.