It has been an exciting time for our client, Oldham-based PMD Business Finance.
The firm recently celebrated its largest-ever deal, in assisting a £4.1million acquisition.
We’re not normally ones to boast but, wow, what a superb few months of press coverage we’ve achieved for our client, SimpleTax.
As part of our PR services, we regularly send detailed PR evaluations and analysis to our clients. We do this to show the financial value of the publicity we have secured for them.
From December to February, SimpleTax, an Oldham-based accountancy software firm, has been featured in a range of publications and media platforms, including the Metro.
Unusual assignments and quirky photo opportunities are all part and parcel of a career as a journalist.
Here at Bloomin’ Creative, both of us (Danielle and Colette) are former newspaper hacks who cut our teeth in print media.
Having solid journalism experience is something that’s really important to us at Bloomin’ Creative. We believe our combined years of newsroom experience gives us our dynamic USP as a full-service public relations and marketing agency in Cumbria.
Spreading the word – that’s what we’re all about at Bloomin’ Creative.
We regularly achieve column inches in a range of media for our clients and now we’ve landed a new monthly column in one of Cumbria’s biggest newspapers to spread the word about the power of clever marketing and effective communication.
Just like Wizzard, we at Bloomin’ Creative wish it could be Christmas every day. Yes, as we prepare to Step into Christmas, we’re not anticipating many Silent Nights as we always welcome any excuse to Rock Around the Christmas Tree.
If you’re impressed with our festive tune repertoire, you’ll certainly like our latest blog as we bring Joy to the World with our look at the business lessons to be learnt from a selection of our favourite Christmas films…
As Bing, Dean and Frank keep telling us – it’s the most wonderful time of the year! And we certainly agree, because we’re a tad crazy for Christmas, here at Bloomin’ Creative.
If we had an open fire, we’d now be roasting chestnuts on it. But alas, we have central heating. So, instead, we’ll settle for decking our halls with boughs of holly and opening the windows of our chocolate-filled advent calendars (yet another reason to love December!)
Speaking of advent calendars, we’re giving a fabulously festive gift to all our lovely Twitter followers throughout December, as we’re bringing our PR-themed advent calendar back again this year.
Oh. Em. Gee. We totes can’t believe W1A has come to an end. Hashtag come on BBC. Let’s smoke this mackerel.
Okay, because, here’s the thing guys, even though the TV world of PR is absolutely way crazy, we did enjoy giggling at PR guru Siobhan Sharpe. And, although totes wacky, she absolutely had some way cool, amazeballs ways of looking at hashtag brand BBC.
Are your rockets ready to fly? Your sparklers ready to dazzle? Your bonfire ready to warm up a chilly November night? Yes? Great! But what about your PR campaign? Is that ready to sparkle and help your business soar? Or is it in danger of being a damp squib?
The nights may well be getting longer, but don’t keep people in the dark about your PR initiatives. Now is the perfect time of year to warm up contacts and get your hot topics talked about.
There’s no doubt about it – PR is a fangtastic way to raise awareness of your business.
Through implementing the right strategy and working closely with a skilled and experienced public relations agency or trusted consultant, PR certainly is an effective way to boost any morbid marketing efforts.
With Halloween just around the corner, we thought it was the perfect time to offer our top tips to ensure your business sees more treats than tricks when it comes to PR.
At Bloomin’ Creative, we’re immensely proud of our journalism roots. We look at every aspect of our PR campaigns with a journalist’s head on our shoulders. We believe this is the key to success in the press for our clients. Whether it’s B2B or B2C public relations, with coverage in local press, editorials in trade titles, guest posts on target blogs or product placement in national magazines and newspapers. Whatever the end goals is, looking at everything from a journalist’s perspective is our USP here at Bloomin’ Creative and something we pride ourselves on.
Our copywriter, Colette, cut her teeth as journalist for one of the country’s biggest regional newspaper groups, before moving into corporate PR and communications, working with brands such as IPC Magazines, Gower Publishing, Sun Life of Canada, McVities, KP Snacks and the Health and Safety Executive.
Journalism and PR go together hand in hand and we’ve both experienced some weird and wonderful situations throughout our careers as journalists. Here, Bloomin’ Creative copywriter Colette talks us through her highlights as a hack.