PR & marketing consultancy

Healthwatch South Tyneside

We have been commissioned to manage PR & marketing for Healthwatch South Tyneside for 2017-18. The work for the health watchdog will include media relations, social media, e-newsletters and production of the annual report.

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Marketing and pr

ESPA College

Our first press release for ESPA generated substantial media coverage, including a four minute special feature on BBC Look North and a three page feature in The Journal. Further work has included managing recruitment campaigns, with a range of online advertising and social media work.

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PR consultancy

Bishop Auckland College

Having previously been a senior manager in the further education industry, Cian director Chris Jennings had a particular insight into the requirements of Bishop Auckland College when asked to assist their summer 2011 enrolment campaign with strategic pr consultancy. The immediate impact saw regional newspaper, radio and TV coverage and we continue to work on a retained basis six years on throughout their 2016-17 academic year.

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PR, creative and web development

Burgham Horse Trials

Cian creative pr generated significant media coverage for this major sporting event, with television, radio and press articles. We designed and built the event website, with an interactive forum and online ticket sales. A combination of pr, social media, advertising and direct marketing generated huge interest, with the website enjoying over 20,000 visits.

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Web development and creative


Having developed a new brand ID and corporate literature for Datawright’s flagship product Kingfisher ERP, we were then commissioned to build a new website for the firm. Facilities include a secure client area with an interactive forum, corporate brochure downloads and online quotation.

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Magazine design and editing

Ponteland Town Council

We have produced popular monthly community magazine Pont News & Views for Ponteland Town Council, including editing, creative design, print, distribution and advertising recruitment since its launch in 2005.

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PR and creative design

HW - Global Talent Partner

We are the retained PR consultancy for this international executive search partnership, which has offices in London, Leeds and Manchester and works internationally. Work includes media relations, creative design, and blog writing.

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Branding, web and media

Adapt (North East)

We were commissioned to market a new scheme offering affordable short term vehicle lease to unemployed people in Northumberland. The project included brand identity, website, promotional material, a stakeholder launch event and media relations for the Green Light to Work scheme.

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Cian is a business which brings together an unusual blend of talent and experience at a senior level in public relations, creative design and digital.

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With more than a decade of experience in the further education sector, we are delighted to have been asked to lend our expertise to another college. Following some initial pr consultancy support last autumn, we will be working with Hereward College's marketing team on its 2018/19 student recruitment drive. The Warwickshire college, which supports…

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