07May
By: admin On: May 07, 2019 In: BLog, Comms, PR, StartUps Comments: 0

Last week we were approached by a business journal to explain why PR is so valuable to startups and scaleups as they turn their innovative ideas into businesses. As the agency for challenger brands, we know just how important it is to find your voice in the ever-expanding tech...

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15Feb
By: admin On: February 15, 2019 In: Comms, Content, Coverage, Marketing Comments: 0

Today’s a good day. You’ve worked with your client to get an insightful piece of thought leadership written up, and pitched it to an interested journalist. Now you’re just waiting for it to appear. And waiting. And waiting. When did the journalist say they were going to publish the...

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30Jan
By: James McCann Ellerington On: January 30, 2019 In: Comms, PR, Uncategorized Comments: 0

We continue our Media Insights blog series as we catch up with Lisa Baker, editor of UK Tech News. What is your biggest PR bug bear?  Overly chasing, mainly as I work on my own and it doubles my workload! What do you want to see a) more of and...

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04Dec
By: Edward Clark On: December 04, 2018 In: Comms, PR Comments: 0

It seems almost everything, from politics to football, has been compared to a ‘finely poised game of chess’ at some point, often with varying degrees of accuracy. But what about PR? For those of us who don’t know our poisoned pawns from our Nimzo-Indians, what can Magnus Carlsen and...

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16Nov
By: Edward Clark On: November 16, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Content, New Client, PR, Technology Comments: 0

This week we welcomed Matthew Carrozo to the CommsCo offices, as he traded in laid-back Lisbon for bustling London. Head of Communications at Unbabel, the translation-as-a-service AI scaleup that’s breaking down language barriers around the world, Matt chatted to the CommsCo blog team about the differences between Portugal and...

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25May
By: Ryan Seller On: May 25, 2018 In: Comms, PR Comments: 0

Gorkana’s State of the Media Report sheds some light on the all-important relationship between PRs and journalists today. The findings show that 75% of the media prioritise an accurate story over a breaking story, and only 3% say that they are willing to trust content from social media and...

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16May
By: Jennifer Reid On: May 16, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Content, Data Analysis, PR, Press Release, Technology Comments: 0

In days past, companies were winning if they managed to sort out storage solutions that could stand up to big data and somehow manage to extract useful data for analysis. As time marched on, many of the large global big data firms were able to demonstrate the benefits of...

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09May
By: Ilona Hitel On: May 09, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Content, Marketing, PR, Technology Comments: 0

Hosted by John O’Connell, chairman of the UK’s ScaleUp Group, last week’s event provided valuable advice for technology entrepreneurs in the UK ScaleUp space. Hosted at techUK’s offices, the sessions included insights from Kimble’s CEO Sean Hoban, TechMarketView’s MD Tola Sargeant, and Silverpeak’s MD Paddy McGwire. John talked about...

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16Apr
By: Ilona Hitel On: April 16, 2018 In: BLog, Comms, Content, Marketing, PR, Technology Comments: 0

In a piece that initially appeared in UKTN, CommsCo MD Ilona Hitel explains how tech founders can roll out a successful PR media strategy to help their businesses flourish. Amidst global uncertainty, the UK’s start-up economy is thriving. We’ve got the talent, infrastructure and mindset to create some of...

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12Apr
By: Ryan Seller On: April 12, 2018 In: Comms, PR, Technology Comments: 0

After three years of battling through your degree comes the time to join another fight, the fight for employment. That’s the great thing about graduating: you’ve spent three years, sitting through lectures and seminars wondering where it’s going to get you. Well, now it’s time to apply those skills....

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