Coats of many colours were knitted by the SWI to combat ‘black dog syndrome’, netting two nominations for Tricker PR at the CIPR Scotland PRide Awards.

Tricker PR up for a clutch of award nominations

A string of LED fairy lights from a pound shop and a barking mad idea to knit coloured woolly jumpers for hard-to-rehome dark dogs have contributed to a clutch of award nominations for Aberdeen-based PR…

Steve Cartwright

Henderson Loggie ramps up support of Scotland’s gaming industry

Accountancy firm Henderson Loggie has reached an agreement to support Scotland’s newest gaming festival which will take place in Dundee in September 2017. The four-day event will kick off with the inaugural Games Design Awards…

Rebecca Thompson and Susie Wright

£750k business development initiative to grow screen sector in Scotland

A new £750k business development initiative to grow the screen sector in Scotland has been launched. FOCUS is a two-year pilot project that will provide expert sector-specific business support to screen production companies working in…

From left Neil Weightman and David Lewis

Weightman Digital drives off with second motor trade industry award of 2017

Weightman Digital, an Aberdeen-based digital marketing company, won the ‘Social Media Award’ at the Motor Trader Awards last week held at London's Grosvenor House Hotel. It is their second industry award of the year, having…

Philippa Holdsworth of Nicholson Solutions

New Opportunity for Digital Marketing Qualification comes to Inverness

Aberdeen-based Nicholson Solutions, the Digital Marketing Institute’s only Authorised Partner in Scotland, is gearing up for their first delivery of the Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing course in the Highland capital, in conjunction with partners…

System2 directors Ian Forsyth (left) and Peter Kane

Two Highland communication agencies to merge

Two Highland communication agencies are set to merge and expand their expertise to create the next generation of news and PR services. System2, experts in PR, corporate intelligence, social media and communication strategies, will now…

Laura Sutherland of Aura PR. Image credits: Martin Shields Photograhy

Laura Sutherland: Business growth in a social age

Whether you’re a one person business or an SME, business growth is an objective. - Business planning Do you have a business plan? Have you set out short, medium and longer term objectives? I hear…

From left- Laurna Woods and Deirdre Campbell

Creative communications group Beattie merges with Canada’s Tartan Group

Beattie, the creative communications group, has underlined its commitment to Canada by forming a new company with British Columbia based Tartan Group. Beattie Tartan will have offices in Toronto, Calgary, Victoria and Vancouver, as well…

Ecommerce in Edinburgh: 4 unique online stores based in the Scottish capital

Edinburgh has always been known for its elegant, historical charm. A long weekend in Edinburgh is a magical experience, with so many beautiful places to see and attractions to visit. But did you know that…

From left - Guy Finlayson of MFGF Events Ltd, Mark Kemp, Director and Founder of FortyTwo Studio and Mungo Finlayson of MFGF Events Ltd

FortyTwo Studio announced as design partner for Banchory Beer Festival

Aberdeen-based brand agency FortyTwo Studio, has been appointed as design partner for this year's Banchory Beer Festival. In its fourth year, Banchory Beer Festival will take place at the Deeside Rugby Club pitches from 11-13th…

Richard Simpson (left) and Malcolm Stewart (right)

Edinburgh based digital brand agency wins £500,000 of new business

Edinburgh based digital brand agency Tayburn is celebrating a raft of new clients after beating off competition from around the UK for a series of prestigious briefs. The company has secured around half a million…

Chris Torres

Senshi Digital to share daily its secrets of tourism success

Digital design studio, Senshi Digital, is sharing the secrets of its success in the tourism industry with a series of daily video snippets called The Digital Tourism Show. After a successful test of running five…

Rory Fletcher

Citypress expands Edinburgh team and launches political advisory offering

Citypress has hired Rory Fletcher, head of Cohn & Wolfe’s political counsel team, to its expanding strategic communications practice. Fletcher, who will be based in Edinburgh, joins as a director and will advise the firm’s…

Ross Hunter

Copylab opens for business in Australia

Glasgow-based Copylab, the world’s largest specialist investment writing and communications agency, has launched a new venture in Australia with the Sydney-based specialist agency, Lexicon. Copylab won its first overseas client in 2015 and since then the company…

L-R Clare Todd, Romina Scott and Candace Watermeyer

Three new staff appointed at Perceptive Communicators

Specialist communications consultancy Perceptive Communicators has added three new team members to its ranks as the award-winning agency continues to thrive. The appointments follow a series of new business wins and contract renewals by the…

Chris Torres

Interview: Chris Torres of Senshi Digital “Know your numbers!”

Chris Torres established his Brand, Website and Marketing agency, Senshi Digital, 9 years ago, having developed his skills over the previous 15 years in various design houses in Scotland where he worked on accounts for…

Andrew Dobbie

Glasgow film sales and distribution company appoints Non-Executive Director

Film sales agency and distribution company Park Circus Group has appointed Andrew Dobbie to the Board of Directors. Andrew Dobbie is the Founding Director of MadeBrave - an award-winning creative brand agency with offices in…

Zoe Ogilvie of Big Partnership

Big in £600,000 new business boost

Marketing communications agency Big Partnership is celebrating a raft of new business worth more than £600,000. The Glasgow-headquartered agency, which employs 100 people in six UK offices, has secured a number of new PR and…

The fine art catalogue

Dundee design studio delivers major art project for Saudi Prince

Dundee-based design studio, Avian, has delivered a major art project for HRH Prince Khaled Al Faisal, Governor of Mecca of Saudi Arabia. The creative agency created a unique range of art catalogues and prints, developed…

Dannielle McAllister

Clark Communications bolsters team with new appointment

Scottish communications agency Clark Communications has appointed Dannielle McAllister as an account manager in its Edinburgh office. With five years’ experience in public relations and marketing, Dannielle will play a key role in the day-to-day…

Scotland Women's Hockey Team

Dairy firm sponsors Scotland Women’s Hockey

Graham’s The Family Dairy is now sponsoring the Scotland Women’s Hockey team for 2017. As part of the partnership, the Graham’s logo will feature on the Scotland Women’s Hockey team’s skirts, and the dairy will…

Laura Sutherland

The world’s only festival dedicated to public relations kicks off

Today, (Thursday, 15 June), the second #PRFest, the world’s only festival dedicated to public relations, has kicked off at Whitespace in Edinburgh. An idea brought to life by Scottish PR consultant, Laura Sutherland, who runs…

Amanda Ferguson

Marketing Edinburgh Announces New Head of Business Tourism

Marketing Edinburgh, the official promotional organisation for Scotland’s capital city, has appointed Amanda Ferguson as the new Head of the Business Tourism. Amanda brings over 19 years of experience in UK and international B2B marketing…

Nick Bird

PR firm cements its presence after DOGFI.SH win

Enterprise mobility firm, DOGFI.SH Mobile, has appointed B2B-tech PR specialist firm, Spreckley, to handle its PR support within the UK. Established in 2009 and headquartered in Stirling, central-Scotland, DOGFI.SH Mobile specialises in developing enterprise grade…

PR Festival comes to Edinburgh

The second #PRFest, the world's only festival dedicated to public relations and its role in business and society, will take place this Thursday and Friday at Whitespace in Edinburgh. Founded by PR consultant, Laura Sutherland,…

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