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PR Trends for 2021

The start of any year is a time for planning and preparation, gathering our thoughts and ideas for clients and focussing on activity for the year ahead.   However, with another lockdown well underway 2021 may bring as many unexpected challenges and curveballs as 2020.   This was the theme for a recent PRCA Trends session looking ahead to what ...

Welcome to our new senior team

As part of our new growth strategy we have made two new senior appointments - Lisa Davey and Dani Andres have joined us as associate directors. Dani has 12 years’ agency experience with specific expertise in the events sector, consumer campaigns and property. Her role will include business development and driving a new proposition ...

Purplefish supports Power of Dogs at the SS Great Britain

We’re delighted to be supporting the upcoming Power of Dogs event hosted by national charity Dogs for Good which makes life-changing differences to people with disabilities through specially trained dogs. On Thursday 14 November, the charity is holding a unique and inspiring event on the SS Great Britain, Bristol, to celebrate the positive impact these four-legged friends ...

Using PR to secure investment

Being in Bristol we’re in the heart of one of the UK’s fastest growing tech hubs and this means at any one time there is a plethora of start-up and scale up firms at various stages of commercial growth looking for investment. The 2019 Tech Nation Report revealed investment in AI grew sixfold from ...

Celebrating puppy power at Dogs for Good summer party

Last month, the Bristol branch of Dogs for Good – the national charity helping to make life-changing differences for people with disabilities through trained dogs – held its annual summer party, and Purplefish was thrilled to have been invited! The event took place at South West Dog Skills, a specialist dog training centre based in ...

Instagram – Paving your way through a visual storm

Hours are spent on Instagram weekly, with 63% of users using the app every day and it’s not set to decrease anytime soon, with businesses from every industry and individuals from every corner of the world logging on. Instagram is the door into people’s lives and a business’s day-to-day. This in principle is ...

Top tips: life after maternity leave

I always knew that I would get itchy feet being on maternity leave. One minute you’re a fierce, confident leader, a force to be reckoned with; next minute you're home alone covered in baby sick. But who says just because you’ve had a baby you are no longer a force ...

Joining the Bristol Junior Chamber

Earlier this year I became a member of the Bristol Junior Chamber, the city’s networking organisation for young professionals which brings together individuals from many of the key firms and organisations across the region. After having met some BJC members through friends who waxed lyrical about it, I presented the Chamber’s prominent role in organising projects ...

Work hard work out harder

The fitness industry is a booming area of growth in the UK, with its total market value set to exceed £5billion, and the total number of memberships to fitness facilities reaching 10.4million in 2019, around a 1/5 of the adult population. Looking after your health and making time for yourself does however require a lot ...