2017 began in unimaginable style; Trump’s inauguration hypnotised us while the way forward after the Brexit continued to heat debate in parliament, boardrooms and kitchens. The global economy meanwhile, didn’t seem to be listening, as it surged ahead with a period of unexpected growth. The first quarter of 2017 has seen an unprecedented number of new agencies enter the market. We take a look at the best of the bunch…
The agency scene is flourishing in East London with several big start ups and a new resurgence in the design scene. What makes Hackney such a proponent of art, design and creativity?
It has been 10 years since planners approved the construction of the development we know now as Media City UK, positioning Manchester in the epicentre of the UK’s media industry.
With British celebrities ruling Hollywood and the cult of reality TV going from strength to strength the celebrity PR agency is having a Renaissance. The best celebrity PR agencies in London are spanning the globe from the UK’s capital with a pool of talent who operate in a multi-channel digital environment.
The best PR agencies in Brighton - There’s something intrinsic about the success of PR agencies in Brighton. It is as if the sea air and close proximity to London has created a bubbling, networking pot of chatty, tenacious people who are good at making things happen.
Synonymous with Brighton’s PR scene since the mid 1990s is Founder of Midnight Communications, Caraline Brown. It was the very first PR agency in the UK to specialise in the internet. She says, “Brighton seemed the natural choice to set up as it was also at the forefront of all things digital.”
The city of Leeds has a thriving digital marketing scene fueled by a unique community of like minded businesses and individuals who have forged a network pushing forward and enhancing performance.
Here are the top 5 best digital agencies in Leeds with insight from their principles on why it is such a thriving scene.
The Government's roster for communications services has been announced today. The new framework pledged to work with smaller and 'new to Government' breaking the status quo of the usual long established corporate agencies.
The 11 lots, which cover a range of marketing communications functions, including advertising, production, media channel planning and digital marketing. Good news for Leeds based twenty six in digital and long established independent Nexus in PR. The announcement of the "communications services" framework follows the naming in December of 27 firms to the GCS's "campaign solutions" framework.
Lisa O'Neill is Media Relations Director, EMEA at Pfizer.
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Anna is Head of Marketing for the IWSC Group. She runs marketing and communications for the globally renowned International Wine and Spirit Competition and their numerous brand spin-offs and innovations. Her job takes her all over the world regularly working with individuals and agencies in the U.S., South America, Asia and Australia. Her remit encompasses hundreds of live events, publications, digital and brand comms.
Anna was previously at EMAP and Thomson Reuters based in New York. Even in her students days she was Campus Brand Manager for StudentBeans.com