David Eckhoff (@theroyalfactor, www.theroyalfactor.blogspot.com) is a public relations manager and writer who has run his own PR agency, worked in the corporate world and helped small businesses and individuals get into national and international media. He has also appeared as a stand-up comedian in a range of London comedy clubs and pub comedy nights. His career has enabled him to work with politicians, politicians who have become celebrities and celebrities. Much PR work is about writing and David has always enjoyed this aspect of his work, now moving towards novel writing, combining some personal experience with news, fiction, comedy and cynicism.
David is a voracious consumer of tv programmes, if there is something more useful that he should be doing at that time. He is a keen 'pub cyclist' and was a founder member the Sidney Arms Cycling Club in 2003. He has a wife, two daughters and a dog and lives in a village that is postally in Kent but for all other purposes is in London.