Today, Australians are without a doubt more conscious of their health and fitness than ever before. Nationally, we spend $8.5 billion each year on gym memberships, sports equipment and the latest fitness trends, highlighting that we’re prepared to pay premium prices to achieve our health and fitness goals. As we become increasingly active and health focused, as well as more reliant
A world of Italian Sparkling wine and food to pop open in in October On Sunday 9th October and Monday 10th October in Sydney, Australians can pop their corks with the arrival of Bolle Italia: the first two-day wine tasting event of its kind, entirely dedicated to world-class Italian sparkling wines from Friuli to Sicily, Piedmont to Sardinia. During the two-day sparkling wine
In Part 1 of this blog post we considered which video platforms are available for your food stories and some examples of how brands are using these platforms effectively to drive consumer engagement. In this post, I am reviewing a few of our favourite food channels. These channels are creating innovative, simple and beautiful content with recipe videos that are driving millions
FORWARD Agency today announced its appointment as public relations and influence agency partner for TrueLocal, following a competitive pitch. The appointment will see FORWARD help TrueLocal build its brand profile and educate Australian small business and consumers about the benefits of using Australia’s largest online local directory. Ruth Trewhella, TrueLocal Group Manager, said: “The FORWARD team impressed us with their strategic understanding
A celebrity partnership could help your brand to drive fast awareness, engagement and fan love; and not to mention media interest. The right famous face paired with the right brand can sometimes be a match made in heaven, but finding that perfect fit might not be as easy as you think. We spent 4 minutes with Sean Pickwell, Managing Director of Australia’s number one
Creativity is often viewed as a gift. You’ve either got the magic or you don’t. Some people naturally seem more predisposed to creativity. However at FORWARD we believe that everyone has potential. By introducing some simple habits we can all bring more creativity into our lives and workspace. Creativity isn’t just about coming up with big ideas sometimes it’s the small ideas.
Today, the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) held an event as part of the Vivid Sydney called Creativity, Content and the Future of PR. Hosted by industry virtuoso Amanda Little, the program featured four participants: Adam Good – Director of Digital Media & Content at Telstra Glen Cassidy – Founding Partner at Cake Wines Shane Currey – Director – Design Thinking |
Your first job in PR? I first got a taste of PR and publicity when I was studying at Glasgow University. I was hosting a radio show on Subcity Radio for four years and in my final year I joined the Comms team to help promote and raise money for the station. It was an incredible experience and I was responsible for