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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03May
By: Jennifer Reid On: May 03, 2018 In: Technology, Uncategorized Comments: 0

In an era of ‘security tool fatigue’, it’s more important than ever for cyber security companies to stand out from the crowd. It’s not strange that as tech PR professionals, we find our practices constantly re-defined by the evolution of the technology industry and the trends dictated by regulation...

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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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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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05Jan
By: Alex Halpern On: January 05, 2018 In: Comms, Content, PR, Press Release, Social Media, Twitter Comments: 0

When assessing what makes effective PR, it’s important be self-critical where necessary, and address where there is need for improvement. In business, new year’s resolutions are a chance to improve ourselves, our teams, and the success of the company’s brand. But we all know that sticking to resolutions can...

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01Nov
By: Alex Halpern On: November 01, 2017 In: Content, Content Marketing, PR Comments: 0

On November 1 (today) we celebrate National Author’s Day. This might seem a far cry from those of us working in the world of technology. But when Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s book ‘Hit Refresh’ was launched last September, it shipped out to bookstores across the world. And he’s far...

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27Oct
By: Leah Jones On: October 27, 2017 In: Content Marketing, Marketing, PR Comments: 0

Last week, CommsCo attended Marketo’s ‘Marketing Nation London’ at the QE11 in Westminster. An international roadshow that takes in Boston, Chicago and London, the event’s next stop is sunny San Francisco. The day held an array of amazing speakers, from Marketo’s Chief Operating Officer, Greg Wolfe, to the Head...

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18Oct
By: admin On: October 18, 2017 In: New Client, PR, Press Release, Technology Comments: 0

New Zealand based Network History specialist, Endace, has selected CommsCo to support its PR and social presence and drive corporate cybersecurity awareness, starting this month. The agency aims to raise the company’s profile as an industry leader servicing some of the world’s largest organisations and running on some of...

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18Aug
By: Alex Halpern On: August 18, 2017 In: Comms, PR Comments: 0

The great Saturday Night Live punchline is: Beneath the gags, its absurd characters are very real people, with very real power. As such, it was no surprise that Melissa McCarthy’s brilliantly-executed Sean Spicer imitation led to the even more hotly anticipated satire of the White House’s most recent (but...

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11Aug
By: Alex Halpern On: August 11, 2017 In: Content, PR Comments: 0

The First Breed of Positivity – The PR Pro In June, two seemingly contradictory statements came out of the small town of Pine Bluff, Arkansas – the second biggest crime hotspot in the USA after Detroit, with an average of 3,413 crimes per annum. Resident Marina Ross said: “Every...

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