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Marianne Morgan joins International Board for Communications Measurement

Our director of research and analytics, Marianne Morgan, has been elected to the International Board of the Association for the Measurement and Evaluation of Communications (AMEC)

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2020 communications trends

Our director, Ruth Lee, predicts five communications trends to prepare for in 2020.

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Big private companies have much to do to meet new reporting challenges

“This is the biggest shake-up in corporate reporting in a generation”, writes Patrick Tooher, our director of strategic media communications.

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Housesimple appoints Citypress across a PR, social and content brief

Housesimple appoints Citypress across a PR, social and content brief.

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Ryman appoints Citypress on social, influencer & PR brief

We’ve been appointed by stationery retailer Ryman to deliver integrated social, influencer and PR support.

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A view from Cannes Lions

Our CEO, Charles Tattersall shares his thoughts from Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

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Winner of AMEC Research and Measurement Team of the Year

We’re delighted to have won two awards at the 2019 AMEC Awards.

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When economic impact reports don’t land

With rigour and fresh insights, economic impact reports provide evidence of a corporate’s value beyond its shareholder base. But exercise caution when using them in media relations, argues Citypress director, Ricky Ambury.

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Not everyone can be a thought leader — the clue’s in the name

It’s become one of the most over-used terms in marketing and PR, but ‘thought leadership’ done right is still a powerful tool, writes Citypress director, Ricky Ambury


Why Gen-Z’s changing relationship with alcohol spells happy hour for drinks brands

Our director, Ruth Lee, discusses how Gen-Z’s decreasing alcohol consumption represents an opportunity, rather than a loss, for booze brands.

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Is it ever OK to ask a journalist to backlink?

Media websites boast excellent domain authority, particularly national news brands. But asking some journalists for backlinks risks ruining relationships and ignores the power of their advocacy, writes Citypress director Ricky Ambury

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Why brands need to avoid ‘greenwashing’ marketing campaigns

Our consumer brand director Victoria Bridge discusses the role communications professionals have in helping brands define a sustainable social purpose.


Why the Cairncross review is good news for communicators

The review by former Guardian journalist Dame Frances Cairncross outlined nine recommendations to create a viable future for “public interest news,” including increasing the amount of public funding given to local journalism.

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Wates and the reputation agenda

Patrick Tooher, our Director of Strategic Media Communications, unpacks what the Wates review means for large corporates and their comms teams.

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Citypress appointed by trio of new clients

We’ve been appointed by People’s Postcode Lottery, Decathlon and Made in Britain

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