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Naveen Kanagalingam
Priority Consultants
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Priority Consultants Appoints Director and General Manager for Media Relations Business

Communications veteran, Darren Hipp, to lead and expand media relations business

[Singapore – 1st September 2013] Priority Consultants, an established regional marketing and media relations consultancy, announced today that Darren Hipp joined as the Director and General Manager of the Media Relations business unit at Priority Consultants, Singapore.

Hipp is the latest addition to the fast-growing Media Relations team and his responsibilities include overseeing client engagement as well as developing the firm’s business in the region.

Kunalan Doraisingham, Managing Director, Priority Consultants says, “Darren is a vastly experienced and talented communications professional whose management know-how and counsel will be critical to our growth in Asia. I am pleased and excited to welcome Darren to our growing team and organisation”

Hipp, formerly a Senior Communications Manager for Marina Bay Sands said, “I’m honoured to have been selected to lead the media relations department at Priority during these exciting times for the company and region.”

He added, “Singapore as a key hub of an integrated and complex business ecosystem in Southeast Asia, is growing rapidly with the country’s influence critical to success.”

Prior to his appointment at Marina Bay Sands, the University of South Carolina graduate managed his own communications consultancy business and held several senior level communications roles in Washington DC.

Priority Consultants is an established regional marketing communications and public relations consulting firm with a client footprint covering Asia Pacific. With offices in Southeast Asia and India, Priority Consultants, offers the full gamut of marketing services, training, editorial services and media relations services. The firm has a proven track record in sectors such as logistics, energy, finance, telecommunications and enterprise technology, travel and tourism and professional services.


About Priority Consultants

Founded in 1985, Priority Consultants is an established regional communications and marketing consulting firm, headquartered in Singapore. With offices in Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, and India, the firm, boasts a client footprint covering the entire Asia Pacific region. Priority Consultants provides strategic public relations counsel to its clients as well as a full range of events, marketing, training and editorial services and solutions. The firm combines global best practices with proven tactics that deliver bottom-line results to clients. With 29 years of experience in the industry, Priority Consultants has a proven track record in various sectors including the logistics, energy, finance, telecommunications and enterprise technology, travel and tourism, and professional services.

The firm today operates four specialised business units in the region working with Fortune 100 companies in the Asia Pacific region. For more information please visit,,