Celebrating Excellence: Alexis King Named PRWeek 30 Under 30

We are thrilled to announce that Alexis King, a shining star within Grayling’s public affairs team, has been recognised as one of PRWeek’s 30 Under 30 for 2024. This prestigious accolade underscores Alexis’s exceptional contributions to the field of communications and solidifies his position as a next-generation industry leader.

Here are five key PR achievements that showcase Alexis’s remarkable talent and dedication:

  • Revenue Generation and Specialist Engagement: Alexis spearheaded Grayling’s specialist Lib Dem engagement offer, securing significant revenue and forging impactful partnerships with key players.
  • Client Secondment Success: Alexis excelled in a senior corporate affairs role valued at over £110k. His transformative leadership, including engagements with influential figures like Sir Keir Starmer, has left an indelible mark on both the client and Grayling.
  • Delivering Tangible Wins: Alexis’s strategic prowess led to tangible wins for his clients, such as securing DfT support for new Open Access routes for rail operator Lumo and launching Volta Trucks’ first UK Hub with the London Mayor.
  • New Business Champion: Alexis emerged as Grayling’s 2023 new business star, consistently driving winning proposals for high-profile clients resulting in £198k in additional revenue.
  • Community Engagement and Leadership: Beyond his professional achievements, Alexis invests significant time in mentoring, diversity promotion, and team leadership, earning him widespread admiration and respect from colleagues across the industry.

Alexis’s exceptional track record of delivering tangible results, offering innovative solutions, and fostering inclusivity truly sets him apart as one of the country’s top PR and comms professionals under 30. We congratulate Alexis on this well-deserved recognition and look forward to witnessing his continued success in shaping the future of our industry.


You can view the full list of winners on PRWeek’s website.