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Something fishy

Yesterday, we arrived to discover that two of our resident goldfish had gone belly-up. Lover’s quarrel? Suicide pact? We may never know the full story.

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Where inspiration and information collide

Brett Melvill-Smith on how data can drive creativity.

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Viva individualism

Mark Smith explores the insights neuromarketing can provide us.

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We're going on an adventure

What’s got 32 legs, three points and appears around the longest day of the year? No, we’ve not discovered a new millipede in the heart of Soho. It’s the bandstand 3 Peaks Challenge!

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What marketers can learn from gaming

Five points to take away from games in 2016, from Pokemon Go to No Man’s Sky.

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Chasing tales

How a powerful brand story creates meaning and value.

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Pure Soho Genius

It was the end of an era for Bandstand this week when our Soho Genius artwork came down.

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Selling a new way of working

The value of ideas and collaboration.

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Take your marks!

Is there ever a good time to use an exclamation mark?

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Netflix and chilling

Six things brands can learn from Making a Murderer.

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Dare you

In praise of creative renegades, chancers and mavericks.

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What’s new for 2016?

What can we expect in the coming 12 months? We look to the stars to predict the future…

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Fortune favours the bold

Nik Windsor wades in to the debate on whether it’s better to work with a single retained agency, or multiple project specialists.

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We’re going to need a bigger stand

We’ve hired an entire string section’s worth of new talent over the past few months. New creatives and new accounts people. Seniors and juniors, from the biggest agencies and with the biggest aspirations. And look, they’ve even got a trophy that marks them as winners.

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Haven a good time

Sorry. Couldn’t resist the pun. We’re buzzing from winning another big pitch with Haven Power. Watch this space.

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Making the world’s No 1, the UK’s No 1

Delighted to announce another pitch win. US-based La-Z-Boy has been making quality leather and fabric sofas and chairs for almost 90 years. In fact, they make the world’s number one selling recliner. And now they’re putting marketing spend behind the brand for the first time, with our help. We’re going to drive awareness and interest in La-Z-Boy in the UK so that more people ask for the brand by name in the shops. Watch out for our through the line campaign later in the year.

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From shopping centre to centre of the community

We’ve just been appointed by intu to help them increase customer dwell time by showing how each shopping centre is about more than just shopping. Each one is a destination, playing host to cinemas, restaurants, bars, clothes shops, sports shops and plenty more. And we’re going help intu encourage couples, friends and families to spend the whole afternoon there.

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Clean Win for Bandstand

Following a quick pitch process, we’re delighted to be working with the team at Clean Energy UK and ‘Big Clean Switch’. We’re on a joint-mission to take on climate change, alter perceptions of clean energy and encouraging people to switch to clean energy in 2017 - and beyond!

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The Power of Three

The old adage says “things that come in threes are funnier, more satisfying, or more effective than other numbers of things”. So, we’d like to welcome three new members to the bandstand team. Lauren joins as an Account Director. She’s a crossbreed marketer with big brand experience at Channel 4 and TopShop. Shane’s an Art Director who also joins us from Saatchi & Saatchi, having worked on campaigns for likes of HSBC, Mr Kipling, Sharwood’s, Arla and EE. And finally, Jess joins as a Designer after moving from Melbourne, Australia. With a background in film and television, as well as music, she’s worked in both boutique studios and larger creative agencies. Three certainly is the magic number.

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We’ve increased our International quota.

Jen joins our property team and comes with over 10 years of brand and marketing experience. She’s our token Canadian, and up for an adventure, having visited every continent bar Antartica (and a natural blonde if anyone asks). Welcome on-board Jen!

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Welcome to the team

The most recent recruit to the Design Team is Ioana Bejenaru. Ioana arrives in London in 2013 from her native Romania via Valencia, Spain where she worked for Vasava amongst others. As well as being an exceptionally talented designer Ioana adds her amazing illustration skills to the team. She also professes to eat a minimum 3 bars of chocolate a day. Welcome to the team Ioana.

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New starter alert!

We're delighted that Nicola Cooke has joined the team as Traffic Manager. Nicola was previously at VCCPme as Creative Services Manager for five years. In a former life, Nicola performed in a Ska band. She has a cat, Nessa and penchant for perspex jewellery. Welcome Nicola!

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Two thumbs up for Tom

Two thumbs up for Tom Tootal, who gave the property sector some serious food for thought yesterday. Speaking to industry professionals at a Profile Networks event, he gave a quick-fire breakdown of marketing trends and how they apply to commercial property marketing.

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In bed with Bandstand

Now that we’re back, we’re already reminiscing about our luxuriously comfortable trip to Denmark to shoot Sealy with Skovdal. Bunch up…

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Vroom!

Our shiny new server is up and running, making our machines faster and all of us very happy campers.

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Nik Windsor joins the team

We’re thrilled that Nik Windsor has joined us as Client Services Director. Nik comes to us fresh from Channel 4, where he was Business Director at 4Creative.

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