04Sep
By: Michele Theil On: September 04, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

Last week I finished my internship with CommsCo, where the team took me under its wing for three weeks and showed me the ropes of PR in a professional environment. I’ve interned elsewhere for longer periods, but nowhere has taught me more in such a short time. It’s been...

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29Aug
By: Ryan Seller On: August 29, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

Last week, amongst the disconcerting headlines about the uncertainty of the British high street, with retail giants such as House of Fraser struggling to stay afloat, emerged an encouraging story of a small fish making waves in a big pond. As well as being picked up in local waters...

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02Aug
By: Ilona Hitel On: August 02, 2018 In: Content Marketing, Data Analysis, PR Comments: 0

If someone told you that one day marketers would be marketing to an algorithm, would you believe them? Would you be even more shocked if you were told it’s already happening? This, alongside an array of other interesting topics, was discussed at Oxford Saïd Business School and Teradata’s The...

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22Jun
By: admin On: June 22, 2018 In: PR Comments: 0

Earlier this month, we spoke to Andrew Ross, Reporter at Information Age, about his tech expectations and opinion on the state of PR and journalism in 2018. What is your biggest PR bugbear? Being bombarded with emails that have no relevance to me, and when PRs don’t research the...

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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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04Apr
By: Edward Clark On: April 04, 2018 In: Marketing, PR, Technology Comments: 0

GDPR. We know you’d rather not dwell on it, but the 25th May deadline isn’t something that small businesses can ignore. With strict new laws around data protection, you might be in the dark about what PR and marketing “post GDPR” is going to look like. Well, we’re here...

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