Will ArnoldOn Sunday afternoon, 26th April 2015, Will Arnold lost his battle against cancer. He passed away at the Parkside Hospital in Wimbledon. His family were able to say their goodbyes.
Will leaves behind his wife Ruth and their three children, Joshua, Hannah and Olivia.
After graduating from Cambridge University in 1984, Will enjoyed a long and successful career in the media industry. Will started his career as a journalist and then went on to become a Director of EMAP Media, running their media magazines and data analysis operations. He was Highly Commended by the PPA as first an editor and then as a publisher.
In 1999 he co-founded PR Audit which was sold to United Business Media in 2000. Then in 2004 he set up Apollo Research where he worked until he was diagnosed with his illness in August 2014.
Will was truly one of the good guys, a great businessman, an excellent analyst, a loyal friend and, most importantly, a dedicated husband and father. He will be missed by everyone who knew him. His family and colleagues have had several months to prepare for this day but, nevertheless, it still comes as a shock.
Despite not being actively involved in the day to day running of Apollo Research for several months, Will was able to help us organise the business so that it would continue to thrive without his expert involvement.
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