Do you know who Frances Gerety is?⁣

You should if you’re a copywriter.⁣ ⁣

Or if you work in advertising.⁣ ⁣

And frankly, if you’ve ever given or received a diamond ring…⁣ ⁣

You should know who Frances Gerety is.⁣ ⁣

Most people don’t. And that’s a problem.⁣ ⁣

It a problem my guest for the latest episode of the All Good Copy Podcast is helping to fix.⁣ ⁣

See, Lucia Ongay is co-founder (along with Joe Brooks) of the Gerety Awards.⁣ ⁣

What are the Gerety Awards, who is Frances Gerety and what inspired Lucia to get involved in all this is exactly what we discuss in our chat.⁣ ⁣

So, sit back…


And listen to me talk with the lovely Lucia right here:

Or subscribe and listen on iTunes here.


Lucia Ongay is the co-founder of the Gerety awards, named in honour of the copywriter, Frances Gerety. Lucia launched the awards in 2019 with Joe Brooks and it features the only awards jury to be made up entirely of women. You can follow Lucia on Twitter here.

Glenn Fisher is an author, copywriter, podcaster, and speaker. His first book, The Art of the Click is an Amazon bestseller and was shortlisted for the Business Book Awards 2019. It’s published by Harriman House and available now on Amazon here.

You can find out more about the Gerety Awards here.

You can read more about Frances Gerety here.

Tickets for All Good Copy Live in Hull are available here.

Concrete Island by JG Ballard is available on Amazon here.

Heather, The Totality by Matthew Weiner is available on Amazon here.

Catch up on The All Good Copy Podcast here.


Glenn Fisher is an author, copywriter, podcaster and speaker. After a number of years working in the local council, he left to become a copywriter and founded, a free online resource for direct response copywriters and marketers. For over a decade he worked with The Agora, a multi-million pound international financial publisher before leaving in 2018 to write freelance. His first book, The Art of the Click, has quickly become an Amazon bestseller and was shortlisted for the Business Book Awards. He is the host of the popular All Good Copy Podcast and regularly writes and consults for numerous businesses, brands and ad agencies. He lives happily with his partner Ruth and dog Pablo on the east coast of England.

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