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Media Jems News
Exciting new project work, new tech client and national success for BMc Azurri
14th November 2014 – Media Jems has plenty to shout about this month already, with a range of exciting new projects, a new client joining us and some national success for our charity IT client BMc Azurri.
The team have been very busy working on a range of exciting projects this month including the development of press copy for a new app called Emma’s World. We’ve also been working on the website copy for a technology client and have been assisting an adventure travel company with the production of press materials to promote their range of adventure travel experiences. In addition, we are delighted to announce that we will soon start work on an exciting launch campaign for new tech start-up Click Hello. We are also thrilled that following a consistent brand-building campaign for our charity IT client BMc Azzuri, they were invited to provide a ‘How to’ guide for the Guardian Public Sector Network.
Project extensions a plenty, a crowdfunding boost and recognition for Media Jems in the Hotel industry
20th October 2014 – Well what an exciting month here at Media Jems HQ, with several project extensions from happy clients, exciting new project work and some media coverage of our very own!
We are delighted to announce that following successful initial campaigns, Sigi Osagie, Host Leadership Limited and Stapleford Park have all extended their campaigns with us into the New Year. Progress so far on these campaign has been great and we look forward to continuing to build on this momentum in the coming months! We were approached by exciting new start-up Quick Caps to help spread the world about their impending crowdfunding deadline and are delighted that they were able to smash their target ahead of the deadline. Well done guys! We’ve also had some great coverage our own, with our very own MD Jenna Marchant providing a guest article on ‘Maximising PR for your venue’ in Hosptiality and Events North.
New team members aboard and new project for Engineering sector
18th September 2014 – This month, we are delighted that Stuart and Georgia have officially joined the team after a successful completion of their internships. We’ve also welcomed on board a challenging new project in the Engineering sector!
Stuart has joined the team as PR Account Executive and has hit the ground running with a range of exciting new projects and clients! Georgia has moved into a PR Account Administrator position and is continuing to provide valuable support to the team on a range of campaigns. Welcome aboard guys! We have also started work on an exciting new three-month campaign to promote a new cloud-based solution for improving the quality and reliability of asset inspections. We always love a new challenge and this has given us the opportunity to develop new sector contacts.
Two new book launches, articles and editorial for a new business magazine
23rd August 2014 – This month we are delighted to announce two exciting new book launch campaigns in the leadership and procurement sectors.
Work has commenced on the launch campaigns for ‘Procurement Mojo’ by Sigi Osagie and ‘Host: the six rules for engagement’ by Dr Mark McKergow and Helen Bailey. Both clients came to us via referrals and through seeing our success with similar clients and we are delighted to be supporting these authors! We have also been busy writing several articles and blogs for new clients in the recruitment and foreign exchange sectors. In addition, we’ve also started work on providing editorial support for an exciting new global business magazine!
National exposure for Women on Boards launch
24th July 2014 – We’ve had an exciting month for one new client in particular, as Women on Boards receives national, TV and radio coverage to mark the launch of their new report in gender equality in sport.
Work initially started on inviting press to attend an exclusive press launch for the report and we were delighted with the response received. Following this, interviews were arranged with the likes of Sky Sports News and BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour and subsequent features appeared in the likes of The Guardian and The Telegraph.
Promotion for Chiedza and two new interns!
18th July 2014 – We are delighted to announce that Chiedza has been promoted to the role of PR Account Executive, following her success in the role of PR Account Administrator.
Chiedza initially joined the team via our popular internship programme and moved into a temporary maternity cover position as PR Account Administrator to further develop her skills. She has now successfully moved into a position as PR Account Executive and will provide support to a number of key accounts including Stapleford Park and Panoma Press. Well done Chiedza! We are also delighted to announce that two new interns have joined the team. Stuart Robinson and Georgia Horne are now actively involved in work for a range of clients and we look forward to seeing how they progress and develop over the coming months!. Welcome to the team guys!
Record summer for Media Jems thanks to new ‘Payment by Project’ service
Media Jems is celebrating a record summer for new business after introducing a new project based PR service for clients with limited marketing budgets.
Activities falling within the ‘Payment by Project’ service include press release writing and distribution, interview placements, product review placements, forward feature planning and creative campaign planning. The service also includes short term representation for events, product launches and company announcements. New clients signing up for project based PR include recruitment specialists Anson Reed, stationary specialists Office Boutique and Sashmate, a market leading range of tools for the window repair industry. Media Jems is offering businesses a 20% discount on any projects commissioned during September. Simply quote MJPROJECT when enquiring.
Exciting consumer PR projects with Made2Fit and No Added Salt…and some copywriting too!
The consumer PR team is delighted to now be working with two new to market brands with exciting plans for world domination!
Made2Fit is a new brand of custom made, high quality sportswear available to order online. Customers can tailor their items to their exact specifications from over 100 different combinations, including colour, finish, even cuffs and collars! They have enlisted Media Jems to help promote the range via a combination of features, news items and product reviews. No Added Salt is a new range of healthy and nutritious ready meals designed to perfectly match the nutritional needs of young children. After gaining record interest during their pitching in Angels Den, the team behind No Added Salt have asked Media Jems to help promote the brand and gain traction prior to their official launch in late 2011. This month has also seen the commission of a suite of marketing collateral for Internet Marketing specialists Gillissa, focusing on their Feed Manager Product and additional modules.
New campaigns for POD Point, The Fitness Club London and txt2buy
Media Jems is delighted to now be working with three exciting new clients.
UK’s leading electric car charging provider POD Point have enlisted the support of Media Jems to help promote their growing network of POD Points across the UK and their involvement with both the private and public sector with regards to provision of charge points for private, public and home usage. The Fitness Club London has enlisted the support of Media Jems’ dedicated health & beauty department to help promote their unique personal training experience and a brand new iPad App that is set to revolutionise the fitness industry. txt2buy have selected Media Jems’ renowned retail PR team to deliver a hard hitting awareness campaign to promote their unique new service which enables customers to purchase items via a simple text message.
Katie Richardson joins Media Jems’ growing Book Publicity department
Media Jems is proud to welcome a new member to the team to assist in the promotion of their growing number of book publicity clients.
Katie Richardson graduated from The University of Sheffield with 1st Class Hons. in Journalism Studies in 2009 and won the ITV News Broadcasting Prize for her final broadcast portfolio. Katie will be working directly with our clients who include a leading independent publishing house and a number of independent clients to promote a fantastic range of books in all kinds of sectors including business, retail and alternative health. Welcome Katie!
Health Psychologist James Lamper signs up with Media Jems
Health Psychologist James Lamper, whose clients include Gary Barlow, signs up with Media Jems to help him promote his Health Matters brand and raise his profile as a leading expert on a range of issues surrounding health eating and living.
Author Audrey Ellis signs up with Media Jems!
Author Audrey Ellis signs up with Media Jems to help promote her new book based on a real-life story called Only One Father.
Cris Beswick signs up with Media Jems
Cris Beswick signs up with Media Jems to help raise his profile as the UK’s leading expert in the field of innovation in business.
Media Jems welcomes new intern Emily Turnbull to the team!
Media Jems welcomes new graduate intern Emily Turnbull to the team. Emily will provide support to the Health & Beauty PR team.
CTS Retail sign up with Media Jems!
CTS Retail sign up with Media Jems to help promote their services and expertise to the retail industry. The campaign will also include promotion for Cervello and EPOS Partners.
McSherry Brown sign up with Media Jems to promote exceptional event!
Boutique Executive Search firm McSherry Brown sign up with Media Jems to promote exceptional event for exceptional people in the centre of London.
Media Jems moves offices!
Media Jems move from the busy city of Norwich, to Breckland Business Centre in the lovely New Costessey!
Media Jems welcomes new Account Exec Catrina Laskey!
After a successful three month placement during 2009, Media Jems is delighted to welcome new Account Executive Catrina Laskey to the team! A graduate in PR from Lincoln University, Catrina will be joining the Retail PR team, working with a range of consumer and trade titles.
Sally Asling signs up with Media Jems!
Author and mumpreneur Sally Asling signs up with Media Jems to help spread the core message from new book ‘Appreciating Angels: Sarah’s Story’ to teens and parents across the country.
August 2010: Ogo Ogbata signs up with Media Jems!
Author Ogo Ogbata signs up with Media Jems to help promote her latest book Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman.
Calling PR Savvy Grads! – Work Experience Summer 2010
We are currently recruiting for 2 graduates with an interest in PR who would like some work experience over the summer. The placement is based in Norwich, Norfolk and is unpaid but there will be a small contribution towards expenses per week.
No paper pushing in this job – candidates guaranteed to get real experience and will have an opportunity to create a portfolio of work completed during the placement.
For more information please contact Jessica Suter at Jessica@mediajems.co.uk
July 2009: Media Jems expands Author PR support
Due to a rise in demand for pr services for authors, we have expanded our resources and can now offer even more expertise in the area of book promotion. Helen McCusker, who founded book PR specialists BookedPR will be working closely with Media Jems to help expand our book PR division.
July 2009: Media Jems founder speaks at Lloyds TSB Event
Jenna was invited to speak at a Lloyds TSB small business networking event in Kings Lynn in July. Jenna delivered a speech on how to leverage social networks for small business and online PR to a audience of over 100 small business owners from the North Norfolk area.
July 2009: Media Jems signed up by Deborah Grant Herbal Medicine and Medicine4Animals
Media Jems is delighted to announce that they have been appointed by leading medical herablist Deborah Grant and Medicine4Animals, a site dedicated to promoting herbal remedies for animals.
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