Sophie Drake

Account Director , Story Comms

Drake's career has moved rapidly, from joining Story in her second year of university to leading its growth - overseeing new business and marketing - in just five years. She was the UK's first board director for young people on a local enterprise partnership board and was named among Birmingham's 30 Under 30, alongside Gymshark founder Ben Francis.

Nominator says: "Sophie is the future of the PR industry - and our agency"