RealWire Limited
Delivering Relevance, Releasing Influence

The Team

A little bit about the people behind RealWire...

Emily Gosling

Managing Director

Emily is responsible for all aspects of the business's operations and maintaining Realwire's position as the UK's leading online press release distribution provider. In her nine years with the company Emily has worked in all parts of the business. After an initial spell in the service delivery team, she moved into an account development position. She became responsible for a number of clients, providing guidance and advice as part of our Business Development team. Emily continues to work with clients ensuring they get the best out of the RealWire service.

David Sheppard

Non-Executive Director

David helps to set the company’s strategic aims and review and manage performance against the company’s objectives. He has over 30 years management, marketing and communications experience, mostly at board level.

Over the course of his career David has worked in a wide and diverse range of industries in the UK and US including, telecoms, gas, consumer, chemicals, banking, and aircraft engineering, winning a number of PRCA, BAIE and other awards for his work.

Justin Reid

Technology Manager

Justin has been working alongside RealWire since 2001 developing the website and web services for both senders and receivers of news. In his current role he still acts as the lead developer whilst building the web team and overseeing wider technological enhancements to the service and organisation.


emilyg0sling: RT @mysteryplays: In Lincoln a variety of different teams formed including the Ruston Aircraft Girls, Lincoln Munition Girls, Foster Tank G…
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:36:57

JustinReid: Looking forward to the musings of @psychovertical this evening in Lincoln
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:31:00

Zoe Dickinson

Media & Client Services Manager

Zoe has worked with the service delivery team since joining RealWire back in 2006 after completing her degree in Marketing and Public Relations. She now holds the Media & Client Services Manager position and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the RealWire database, managing relationships with Editors/Journalists and also responsible for a number of clients providing help and support with their releases.

Samantha Wiles

Operations Manager

Samantha joined RealWire in 2011 as part of our Operations team ensuring releases are distributed and monitored for efficiently. Samantha has since become Operations Manager, responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations of the team.

Fran Cator

Operations Executive

Fran joined the team in Summer 2014. She is a Media (with Media Practices) graduate from Nottingham Trent University and part of her heart still lies in Nottingham, even after returning to Lincoln in 2012.


mrszoedickinson: RT @Debenhams: Congratulations to the lovely Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement! 🎉🤗??八
Mon, 27 Nov 2017 10:20:48

SamanthaW1les: First job interview: “what handbag style would you recommend?” “Use one with a cat on it, preferable the cat is we…
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:47:09

frannle: I will be running the Lincoln 10K in April, for @CrohnsColitisUK. Any donations would be much appreciated! Thanks t…
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:40:15

Leah Wood

Operations Executive

Leah joined RealWire in October 2015, having previously graduated from the University of Lincoln with an English degree. Leah joined as an Operations Executive, preparing, distributing and monitoring press releases for clients as part of the Operations team.


leahbwood: Erm, why is ASOS A-List ending please? It's almost like they don't want to give me free vouchers anymore...?
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:02:17