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Purplefish is a Living Wage employer

Living Wage Employer UK We have become a Living Wage employer.  Today marks the latest increase of the Living Wage to £10.90 an hour – an increase of 10% on last year.            This is important to us as it represents our commitment to our people. While salary and pay is only one ...

We’re celebrating our B Corp certification 

It’s been a rigorous application process taking us two years in the making so we’re incredibly proud to be awarded B Corporation status, joining just 760 UK companies accredited by the international movement which promotes business as a force for good.   Firmly aligned to our reason for being here at Purplefish, ...

Marketing challenges that every tech company faces

We recently saw the first of a series of webinars tackling the topic of Communications in Tech in the form of a collaboration between Joanna Randall, Managing Director at Purplefish PR, and Matt Exley, Entrepreneur Engagement Manager at Tech Nation UK.   This webinar series aims to connect individuals and companies in the tech sector and to create a community of support. This month we opened the webinar series with ...
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Springboard Sessions offer free communications advice

Following the success of a pilot, in partnership with Future Space, we are excited to extend our Springboard Sessions. Throughout August our free communications advice programme will exclusively be available to clients of Bristol-based recruiters, Moxie & Mettle. Springboard offers free 45-minute virtual advisory sessions to assist with communications planning and ...

What I’ve learnt in a year of agency life

I joined purplefish a year ago, moving into communications from the murky world of journalism. As I admitted in my interview, “I’ve not worked in this industry before so I am aware I’ll have a lot to learn, but I'm hardworking and a fast learner… Etc etc etc.” I can only ...

The end is nigh – juicy finish

Alex makes it through to the end of her three day cleanse - but was it worth it? As I tentatively sip my dinner juice, happy in the knowledge that I won’t ever knowingly drink coconut oil and vanilla again I am feeling pretty pleased with myself.  You have probably guessed ...

Too juicy by far – day two of Alex’s cleanse

My morning started with the kids shouting at each other about what they were having for breakfast.  Well they had more than I did!  Aside from the fact I have chosen to spend three days eating my way through a juiced vegetable patch I had not learnt from last night’s ...

And the winner is…

We’re chuffed to bits with our Silver award at the CIPR South West awards in the consumer relations category. It’s our first award win as purplefish, no mean feat given that we are a young and growing agency. As well as a great team night out awards are more than just ...