Lego is top of the tree for PR stunts

If you’re a regular reader of this blog you’ll know that I’m a huge fan of Lego…well it’s PR to be more precise.

I doff my cap to the bright sparks who never cease to amaze me with their brilliance in using the toy bricks to come up with clever stunts that get brilliant media coverage.

There […]

By |25th November 2011|PR stunts|0 Comments

A question of PR principle

Recent reports of sophisticated public relations attacks on current affairs programmes, such as Panorama and Dispatches, will inevitably lead to questions within the PR industry about the morality of such practices by the agencies behind them.

So what exactly has been going on?

According to a report in The Guardian, companies and public sector bodies that have […]

By |20th October 2011|PR, PR stunts, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cheers to pub with Blobby PR makeover

One of the most exciting and rewarding aspects of working in public relations is being able to mastermind humorous and entertaining PR stunts and seeing your clients reap the rewards as a result of the media exposure.

By and large, we disguise the PR intent behind any stunt that we do and endeavour to portray it […]

By |29th July 2011|PR, PR stunts|0 Comments

A marriage made in PR heaven

The bride- and groom-to-be currently embroiled in the infamous Miss Fancypants email saga now stand to profit significantly from the fanfare of global publicity.

In the last few days, we’ve all been captivated by the story surrounding the astonishing email, in which Devon businesswoman Carolyn Bourne severely reprimanded the fiancée of her step son, Freddie Bourne, […]

By |4th July 2011|Email, PR, PR stunts, Social media|0 Comments

Lego builds the perfect publicity vehicle

I love the way that the Lego brand gets such great exposure.

The quality and ingenuity of stunts, either orchestrated by the company itself or people using the toy bricks seems to know no bounds. Whether it’s the brilliantly simple iconic albums artwork or news of a mobile phone, Lego’s reputation keeps building brick by brick.

And […]

By |24th June 2011|PR, PR stunts|0 Comments