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Guild Member Profile


Gill Shaffer

Communications/PR (Agency)
  • South East
  • Wine
  • Cider
  • Spirits
  • On-trade
  • Off-trade
  • Social media
  • City and business
  • Environment
  • FMCG

What is the one thing you'd like to tell visitors to the Guild's website?

Gill is a senior public relations and communications practitioner who has worked in the industry both in-house and Consultancy. Expertise includes; the drinks sector – particularly beer and breweries. She was head of public relations for Fuller’s for over 5 years and set up Mint Communications in 2002. Mint has worked with a wide range of regional, national and international breweries as well as craft beer specialists and retailers. Gill Shaffer of Mint Communications works closely with her clients to ensure that the communication goals are achieved creatively, efficiently and cost effectively.

What you can offer as a writer/beer lover?

Targeted communication campaigns delivered on time, on target and on budget.

What do you like most about being a Guild of Beer Writers member?

Seeing key press and industry representatives at convivial events