Creative/Media

Bristol’s ‘greenest’ office building gains rare digital connectivity rating

May 25, 2018
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Bristol’s ‘greenest’ office building gains rare digital connectivity rating

One of just a handful of office buildings under construction speculatively in Bristol has been awarded the highest rating for connectivity and digital infrastructure. The Platinum Wired Score rating for Aurora, the 95,000 sq ft ‘Grade A’ building at Finzels Reach, follows national recognition for the building’s environmental credentials. Aurora...

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Ashfords appoints JBP to launch PR campaigns for its specialist teams

May 25, 2018
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Ashfords appoints JBP to launch PR campaigns for its specialist teams

Bristol-headquartered strategic communications and engagement consultancy JBP has been appointed by South West law firm to raise its profile in its target markets. JBP will be responsible for providing PR support to the firm’s specialist teams covering agriculture, retail, technology and energy and waste sectors.  Ashfords employs more than...

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Design agency ups the stakes in SW digital awards with Responsible Gambling shortlisting

May 25, 2018
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Design agency ups the stakes in SW digital awards with Responsible Gambling shortlisting

The Bristol office of national digital design and marketing agency Fat Media has been shortlisted for a best digital campaign award following its work on a gambling awareness campaign.  The agency, whose client portfolio boasts brands including Iceland, Warburtons and the NHS, created a hugely successful Responsible Gambling Week...

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Move to Bristol from Bath ushers in new era for customer relationship marketing agency

May 25, 2018
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Move to Bristol from Bath ushers in new era for customer relationship marketing agency

Customer relationship marketing agency Armadillo CRM is preparing for a period of “expansion and inspiration” following its relocation to Bristol from Bath. The firm, which works with brands such as McDonald’s, hotels.com and Disney, has made the move after 25 years in Bath. It now expects to continue to...

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Pioneering app firm co-founder joins VR company as it shapes up for more growth

May 25, 2018
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Pioneering app firm co-founder joins VR company as it shapes up for more growth

The co-founder of one of Bristol’s recent tech success stories has joined a fast-growing virtual reality and immersive tech firm as its new business development director. Chris Price, pictured, launched pioneering Bristol-based app developer Mubaloo in 2009 with city serial entrepreneur Mark Mason and grew it to a £4m...

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Business West urges Theresa May to ‘fix the fundamentals’ of the economy

May 22, 2018
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Business West urges Theresa May to ‘fix the fundamentals’ of the economy

The managing director of the West of England’s largest business group this week joined more than 50 other chamber of commerce leaders to urge the Prime Minister to take radical action and ‘fix the fundamentals’ of the UK economy. Phil Smith from Business West – the organisation behind Bristol...

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Bristol’s role as hub for Artificial Intelligence outlined at Smith & Williamson event

May 18, 2018
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Bristol’s role as hub for Artificial Intelligence outlined at Smith & Williamson event

Artificial Intelligence (AI) could double the UK’s economic growth over the next two decades – with Bristol at the forefront of the revolution, city business leaders have been told. An event staged by the Bristol office of accountancy, investment management and tax group Smith & Williamson heard from the...

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University of Bristol aims to power new generation of high-growth companies

May 18, 2018
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University of Bristol aims to power new generation of high-growth companies

A programme to enable some of the UK’s best tech scale-up companies become the sector giants of tomorrow has been launched by the University of Bristol The programme, part of a national project, is supported by £5m of government money through Research England’s Connecting Capability Fund. It will enable...

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Trade Horizons Roadshow rolls into Bristol next month to advise firms on all things Brexit

May 18, 2018
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Trade Horizons Roadshow rolls into Bristol next month to advise firms on all things Brexit

Bristol businesses are to be helped prepare for the challenges and opportunities that Brexit will bring when an Export for Growth roadshow arrives in the city next month. The day-long Trade Horizons event is one of four being staged across the South West by Business West – the region’s...

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Bristol bosses line up against rivals from across the South West in region’s Director of the Year Awards

May 16, 2018
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Bristol bosses line up against rivals from across the South West in region’s Director of the Year Awards

Three recruitment firm bosses, a university pro vice-chancellor and the founder of a tech business that harnesses under-utilised computer power for financial services and animation clients are among the Bristol directors hoping to win one of the region’s top awards for boardroom excellence. The Institute of Directors (IoD) has...

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Bristol ‘among frontrunners’ to land Channel 4 HQ, research says, as city submits its bid

May 11, 2018
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Bristol ‘among frontrunners’ to land Channel 4 HQ, research says, as city submits its bid

The bid to persuade Channel 4 to open its new headquarters in Bristol was officially submitted today as research revealed the city is a frontrunner in the race. Bristol’s bid is accompanied by a short film and brochure focussing on the city’s diversity and reputation for being unorthodox and...

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Happy ending as bookseller’s novel move helps Bristol Zoo overcome shortage of rats’ tales

May 11, 2018
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Happy ending as bookseller’s novel move helps Bristol Zoo overcome shortage of rats’ tales

The rats in Bristol Zoo’s popular Twilight World attraction like nothing better than getting their teeth into a good book – and now a special delivery from bookseller Bookbarn International is giving them plenty to chew on. The black and brown rodents tear the books to pieces, chew the...

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‘Going for Gold’ campaign to be launched as Bristol aims for title of UK’s most sustainable food city

May 11, 2018
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‘Going for Gold’ campaign to be launched as Bristol aims for title of UK’s most sustainable food city

Bristol’s bid to become the UK’s first Gold Award Sustainable Food City will be launched next week with a plea to businesses to get involved. The city is already a recognised trailblazer in innovative food-related projects and practices and one of just three Silver Award Sustainable Food Cities in...

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