Nicky McKeen and Lyn Spencer are two of the North East’s most highly rated communications experts, with a combined 60 years’ experience of working in the media, resulting in a colossal skill set and a breathtaking scale of experience in the fields of PR and Marketing, Events and Training.

Lyn worked in the media for 20 years, both as a presenter and producer for TV and Radio in the North East. For the last 20 years Lyn has worked in the areas of Public Relations, Project & Events Management and Media Training with a wide variety of clients.

Nicky has spent over 20 years offering advice and support to Arts and Cultural organisations and events – as well as various businesses – in the areas of  Public Relations, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Events Management and Communications Training.


“WhiteHot, thanks to you we did more business on our first week of opening at Fenwick, Newcastle than when we opened in Harrods, London.”

Georgia Hall
YO! Sushi

“Lyn and Nicky at WhiteHot are a force to be reckoned with. They never fail to deliver and have built up an enviable list of contacts which ensures their coverage is second to none. Fast and efficient, and consistently creative. A valued extension of our team and a pleasure to work with.”

Helen Atkinson,
Marketing Manager, intu Metrocentre

What we do

Whether you need:

– PR
– Events management
– Media and communications training
– Marketing planning
– Project management

Our job is to help you to pull it all together. Find out more by clicking below.

PR News

Marvel fans assemble!

Marvel fans assemble!

Marvel Universe LIVE! is making its first ever visit to Newcastle playing at the Utilita Arena from 21 – 24 November and WhiteHot is turning Super Hero to publicise this live, action-packed battle to defend the universe from evil!



We know how to throw a party! Whether it’s at a shopping centre, restaurant launch, art gallery or an outside event – we know how to create fun and engaging events.

Feld Entertainment

Feld Entertainment

The Mouse on the Tyne is all mine all mine! 2018 saw The Tyne Bridge celebrating it’s 90th birthday, the same year Disney favourite Mickey Mouse celebrated his 90th anniversary!