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Brand and Design

  • The impact of grassroots sports closures on communities

    June 14, 2021

    Following the second postponement of sport at all ages, local communities were struggling to keep grassroots sports alive. Participants across the country were left with a sporting void, denying them the chance to exercise, socialise and meet. The impact on local communities was massive, but what can external stakeholders such as brands and organisations do? Community impact Over 5,000 grassroots sports clubs could cease to exist post-lockdown. Feasibly, over 100,000 children and hundreds of local...

  • Six ways to visualise sustainability — Ensemble Studio

    April 8, 2021

    Steve Hickson, creative director of Ensemble Studio shares six ways that brands and businesses can get the right look when visualising sustainability through design and imagery. Capturing the vision for your organisation with clichéd images of trees or wind turbines, in most cases, do little to bolster your sustainability story. Steve shares six tips to developing a consistent and authentic visual approach for sustainability communications that will help businesses stand out. Read the article in...

  • Can we design our way out of a pandemic? Asks Ensemble Studio

    March 19, 2021

      Christopher Onderstall, partner and head of FleishmanHillard's Ensemble Studio asks readers of The Drum, 'Can we design our way out of a pandemic?' and examines the impact Covid-19 has had on our minds when it comes to innovative creativity and design. From the challenges of understanding the mindsets of an anxious, locked down audience to gaining insight from anti lockdown protesters it's all change on the creative front. Consumption behaviours have transformed and design...

  • FleishmanHillard UK shortlisted for two PRCA City and Financial Awards

    February 9, 2021

    The votes are in and we’ve been shortlisted for two entries into the PRCA City and Financial Awards!  Our annual reports designed for Barclays and Hargreaves Lansdown are both shortlisted in the ‘Best Annual Report’ category.   Winners are announced in a virtual ceremony on February 23rd.  Contact us...

  • How design impacts business success — Steve Hickson, creative director of Ensemble Studio

    February 9, 2021

    Steve Hickson, creative director of FleishmanHillard's Ensemble Studio sat down with The Drum Editor-in-Chief, Gordon Young to discuss the relaunch of Ensemble Studio during lockdown and the fundamental role of design in business success. When asked why we chose a national lockdown to invest in our design business, Steve said. 'This is a five-year journey and despite the challenges of 2020 we made remarkable inroads in setting ourselves up for bigger and better things by...

  • Why good design is a business essential—Sally Eggeling, Ensemble Studio

    January 22, 2021

    Sally Eggeling, director of FleishmanHillard Fishburn's creative studio — Ensemble Studio — shares with The Drum why good design is a business essential for creating competitive advantage in an uncertain market.  "Good design establishes a bond," says Sally. "And design thinking has the power to spark ground-breaking creativity, drive authenticity and purpose, and boost reputation and value."  Read the full article here in The Drum. Contact us...

  • FleishmanHillard Fishburn’s Christopher Onderstall to judge inaugural Just.Marketing Awards

    December 7, 2020

    Partner and Director of Creative Studio at FleishmanHillard Fishburn, Christopher Onderstall is announced as a judge of the inaugural Just.Marketing Awards. The Just.Marketing Awards aim to champion the outstanding creative and strategic work that’s been at the core of business and brand marketing this year like never before. It’s open to entries from marketing agencies, in-house marketing departments, freelancers, digital agencies, and media owners.  Enter the awards before the deadline, 10th December here.  Contact us ...

  • FleishmanHillard Fishburn helps Virgin Money release new corporate sustainability hub and annual report

    December 1, 2020

    Virgin Money has published a new corporate sustainability hub and 2020 annual report as a result of a collaboration with FleishmanHillard Fishburn's corporate team and Creative Studio. The hub represents the launch of Virgin Money's ESG goals whilst the report brings to life Virgin Money’s business aims and achievements. The information architecture, interconnected content and creative execution, led by FHF's Corporate and Creative Studio teams, were produced in close collaboration with Virgin Money’s sustainability, investor relations, brand and web teams. This work represents...

  • More award-winning corporate reporting from FleishmanHillard Fishburn

    November 3, 2020

    FleishmanHillard Fishburn win two awards at the 2020 Corporate & Financial Awards Our Creative Studio won not one but two awards for its creative work this week! The Corporate and Financial Awards celebrate excellence in all aspects of communication with the City and its influencers. It benchmarks outstanding work in financial communications and award-winning corporate reporting. We’re delighted that our corporate report for Qatar National Bank was awarded Silver in the ‘Best Printed Report: International’...

  • Are you just plain boring?

    May 6, 2020

    Are you just plain boring? By Kev O'Sullivan, Executive Creative Director. “When will my life begin?” Mandy Moore laments via sing-a-long song in 2010’sTangled. If you haven’t seen it, now’s kinda the time. Based on the German fairy-talepro Rapunzel, by the Brothers Grimm no less, the protagonist knows a thing or two about being isolated – and while she didn’t have Microsoft Teams, Uber Eats or even a Bob Iger Masterclass subscription, she pulls out plenty of creative pursuits to tide her over: from...