Wells Haslem Mayhew Strategic Public Affairs is an integrated consultancy utilising owned, earned, and paid media. We provide a suite of services and create holistic campaigns tailored to our clients' needs.

Wells Haslem Mayhew has a remarkable heritage, with our team combining decades of experience in public relations, government relations, issues and crisis management, journalism, media, digital media, digital marketing, social media, politics and foreign affairs.

We are not just another public relations company. We have a complete 360 understanding of public relations offerings, are highly strategic in approach, and act quickly to add value.

Our team is made up of people from the highest levels of politics, journalism and digital marketing, including a former press secretary to John Howard, a former President of the Australian Senate, The Australian Newspaper’s former High Court correspondent, and a digital marketing specialist who has been at the forefront of the digital revolution in Australia.

Throughout their careers our team members have worked alongside clients from a broad range of industries providing services including:

  • educating and motivating public opinion;
  • traditional, digital and social marketing of products and services;
  • managing issues and crises (including training and simulations);
  • talking to governments;
  • fighting and winning campaigns;
  • building profiles and restoring images;
  • engendering and accelerating change;
  • facilitating mergers and resisting takeovers;
  • managing social media campaigns (stand-alone and holistic);
  • providing digital marketing solutions to drive sales;
  • creating plain-English content for digital and traditional channels;
  • website optimisation, design and management (including SEO);
  • media training; and
  • staging events and promotions.

Our history as a company dates to the 1992 establishment of what would become one of Australia’s leading independent PR companies, Jackson Wells. Twenty years later, John Wells, Benjamin Haslem, and Alexandra Mayhew joined forces to create Wells Haslem Mayhew.

The Wells Haslem Mayhew team combines their talent, experience, and outlook to deliver innovative solutions to exceed our clients’ objectives.