A lot has happened in the past year here at Lenny – we’ve had some exciting new clients come through our doors, and the team has played a part in some amazing projects that have challenged our knowledge and skills substantially… And all the while, I got to be a part of it – and I couldn’t be more grateful. Just over a year ago, I joined the Lenny team as a
Bee in the City A colony of over 100 giant bee sculptures landed in Manchester on the 23rd July, and can be seen all over the city until the 23rd of September. Wild in Art and Manchester City Council brought the project to life, bringing all of Manchester’s communities together for the spectacle. Liam Gallagher played his part by designing a Rock ‘n’ Roll bee alongside artist Julie Dodd. The
As a Brighouse agency, we’re proud of our Yorkshire roots. We asked the team to share what they love most about God’s Own Country to mark Yorkshire Day 2018. Crispy Yorkshire puddings, the country’s best fish and chips, the stunning Yorkshire Dales and a cracking accent. Where do we start?! For Matt, it’s the beer. We’ve made quite the reputation for ourselves as some of the finest brewers the country
After vowing to address the growing concern of smartphone addiction, Apple have recently unveiled digital wellbeing tools to help people reduce the time they spend glued to their screens. The new app ‘Screen Time’ is available with iOS 12, (the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system) and comes with a dashboard that shows the amount of time you spend on different apps, the number of notifications you receive, how
Top June PR stunts At the beginning of June, Time Magazine lit up the Californian sky with 958 drones. The publication recreated a 100-metre-tall version of its cover for a special report on unmanned aerial vehicles. We can’t even imagine the coding that went into the project, along with getting the timing of the photo shoot just right to capture the picturesque blue gradient. World Cup fever hit the nation
Hi guys i’m Chloe, the new Senior PR and Social Account Executive at The Lenny Agency! I’m just over 6 weeks into my new role and what a 6 weeks it’s been! I started the role with much anticipation as this is my first job in PR as well as being completely new to working agency side! My previous experience has been in house marketing in both the public and
Top 5 tips for creating a company video This year Trident turned 20 and wanted to mark the milestone by producing a promotional video to celebrate the company, their staff and all of the work they do. The design team here at Lenny worked their magic and carried out the project from start to finish. With the aim of launching the video online, via email banners and social media channels,
The Lenny Agency, based in Brighouse, has made two new appointments to strengthen its full service graphic design and PR team. Helen Boyes has been appointed as senior designer working on a range of key accounts including the University of Leeds, OXO, Revlon and Toni & Guy. With 14 years design experience under her belt, Helen joins Lenny from The Engine Room in Huddersfield where she built up an excellent
Pimm’s Spritz Wedding Dash PR Stunt The popular summer drinks brand Pimm’s engineered the ‘Pimm’s Spritz Wedding Dash’ last month in honour of the royal wedding and to promote the launch of their Pimm’s Spritz wedding cocktail! The ‘dash’ involved a short race taking place in central London at Battersea Park on Tuesday 8th May. Couples competed against each other to win the ultimate wedding planning package up to the value of £8,000.
When asked what we do in PR, we always have to take a moment to think how to can best answer. Reporting, writing, client management, creative thinking and all the other day-to-day tasks come to mind, but really it all comes down to media relations and pitching. The bulk of the job is all about maintaining close relationships with press. Press and PRs have a mutual need for one another.