Rapport place Freddie Mercury Centre Stage

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In the build up to the release of Bohemian Rhapsody, a biographical film about the English rock band Queen that will focus on lead singer, Freddie Mercury’s life, Rapport partnered with 20th Century Fox and Global Street Art to create an epic mural and impressive OOH campaign. Freddie Mercury earned a diploma in Art &

Each month, Initiative hosts an open discussion for their employees on a different cultural topic. Following on from our celebration of Black History Month at SJS, this month’s topic was on the representation of black people in the media. The purpose was to understand if the internet is changing representation of black people in media.

Agency of the Year *mic drop*

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A huge congratulation to Initiative UK who last week won Agency of the Year at the Digiday Marketing and Advertising Awards Europe! With a public vote that received over 2,500 submissions, Initiative were up against Mediacom, Infectious Media and 7stars in this category. This is an amazing achievement, and we would like to say thank

On Wednesday 21st November, Reprise, Stickyeyes and Zazzle Media will be joining forces for the day, and are running a day of webinars to share their insight and learnings to take you through the key challenges that your brand’s digital strategy will need to address in 2019. The series of sessions will discuss topics ranging

On Your Marks, Get Set, Bake!

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Over the past couple of months we have seen and tasted some amazing feats of baking genius, as here at SJS we have hosted our very own Bake Off. With weekly themes ranging from Chocolate, Vegetable, to a Fentimans Sponsored round, we have certainly had a wide range of entries. All of the money raised

Tatty’s 30 Years

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This month saw Phil Tattersall’s 30-year anniversary at IPG Mediabrands! Tatty began his journey with us in the 1980s, starting at McCann-Erikson’s media department as a Broadcast Buyer. His role was to “buy the best spots for Nescafe and their blend 37, only for the Gold Blend buyer to steal all my airtime.” Over the

Award Wins and Nominations

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It’s been a magnificent month for UM, as they took home GOLD at the MediaWeek Awards. They were nominated for their work with Johnson & Johnson on a Calpol campaign, Using Econometrics to predict the future. The good news continues as Reprise, Stickyeyes and Zazzle are all nominated for UK Search Awards, which take place

More Than A Toilet

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Our partner McCann have worked with their client Reckitt Benckiser, owners of toilet cleaner Harpic, to launch their ‘More than a Toilet’ Campaign. The campaign was announced on October 18th at One Young World: a summit that discusses and shares innovative solutions for the pressing issues the world faces. Harpic launched the campaign to support

An Inside Look at Discovery 6

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This month, on October 4th, Discovery 6 took place. Reprise’s thought leadership event, Discovery, platforms practical case studies on how you can make a positive difference to your digital marketing – whether that be across performance, social, programmatic, mobile or a combination of all of these elements. It also showcases the latest technology and thinking

Cha-Ching: UM Cashes in with American Express Win

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Amazing news for IPG Mediabrands this month as it was announced that UM has been chosen as the global media agency of record for American Express. This marks a transformative moment for UM, and IPG Mediabrands as a whole. UM will be handling media planning & buying, strategy, and analytics for American Express in 22