Can Uber win the fight to keep its cars on the streets of London?

Whether you love or hate Uber, you have to admit the business model is a great success and they’ve done extremely well in London so far. However, last year Transport for London (TFL) revoked Uber’s license which, if we believe what we read, even came as a shock to Uber. Londoners went into a frenzy, with Uber users quite vocal on their thoughts which mainly … Continue reading Can Uber win the fight to keep its cars on the streets of London?

CAPITAL& CENTRIC appoints Newgate

Manchester-based property developers CAPITAL&CENTRIC have appointed integrated agency Newgate Communications to manage its corporate PR. The partnership sees the strategic agency tasked with elevating awareness of CAPITAL&CENTRIC among business and consumer audiences, both regionally and nationally.  It comes as the team take on a slew of new projects across Manchester, Sheffield and Liverpool, with their first residential units coming to market. It follows a successful … Continue reading CAPITAL& CENTRIC appoints Newgate

We are delighted to announce the launch of Newgate Communications in Shanghai

In less than five years, Newgate Communications has established a global and regional public relations network that today rivals the traditional global players, whose market presence has dominated the Asia region for decades. The passion of Newgate’s leadership team and highly experienced professionals highlights a phenomenal growth story in terms of network expansion, high profile financial and corporate communications mandate wins, as well as staff growth and … Continue reading We are delighted to announce the launch of Newgate Communications in Shanghai

LRI Group appoints Newgate

LRI Group, the leading independent investment services company based in Luxembourg, has appointed Newgate Communications as its European adviser.  Established in 1988, LRI Group acts as Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM) and Third Party Management Company providing asset managers and investors with tailored fund structuring solutions as well as access to a global distribution network. Dr. Catherine Burgy, Head of Marketing & Corporate Communications, LRI … Continue reading LRI Group appoints Newgate

Newgate appointed to support launch of the Nobel Sustainability Growth Fund

Newgate Communications has been appointed by Sustainable Technology Investors Ltd. (“STIL”) to support the UK launch of the £100 million Nobel Sustainability Growth Fund (“NSGF” or “the Fund”).  The Fund is being launched in partnership with the Nobel Sustainability Trust® (“NST”), founded by members of the Nobel Family, and SET3, the global investment group founded by Gordon Power and Stephen Lansdown, co-founder of Hargreaves Lansdown. … Continue reading Newgate appointed to support launch of the Nobel Sustainability Growth Fund

Understanding WeChat Business Marketing in China: Integration and Engagement

It is clear that Tencent’s multifunction WeChat app is an unmissable marketing tool, but businesses that believe they can use it in the same way as Facebook are missing out on its unique capabilities. Newgate’s Grace Zhang explains why an integrated approach to social media in China is a necessity for effective communications across multiple audiences. Backdrop to the WeChat boom: the mobilization of Chinese … Continue reading Understanding WeChat Business Marketing in China: Integration and Engagement

Hovis appoints Newgate Communications

Hovis, the iconic 130-year-old well-loved British brand has appointed Newgate Communications. As part of its remit, Newgate will manage Hovis’ Corporate and Financial PR, Public Affairs, as well as senior communications advice and press office support in the UK. The account will be led by Newgate Partners Clotilde Gros and Simon Gentry. Continue reading Hovis appoints Newgate Communications

Surprise, Surprise: Uber, Lobbying And Avoiding Regulatory Shocks

The article below originally appeared on the Huffington Post UK. On Friday last week came news to gladden the hearts of all black cab drivers. Ride hailing service Uber was to be stripped of its licence by TfL after an investigation into claims made about passenger safety. The media reported this as a “surprise” move. But was it really all that unexpected? Uber’s travails, after … Continue reading Surprise, Surprise: Uber, Lobbying And Avoiding Regulatory Shocks

Newgate announces next stage in the development of Newgate Engage and its regional network

Rebecca Eatwell appointed Head of Newgate Engage and of regional offices Paul Kelly, former head of Harrison Cowley and Trimedia, to work closely with Rebecca as Newgate builds capability across its UK network Newgate Communications is pleased to announce that it has promoted Rebecca Eatwell to become Managing Partner and Head of the Newgate Engage practice.  She succeeds Andy Martin, who is leaving the company. … Continue reading Newgate announces next stage in the development of Newgate Engage and its regional network

Don’t look down: lessons in optimism from Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference

From Louise Nicolson in Houston, Texas This week, new survey results from website Energy Voice revealed confidence in oil price recovery remains fragile but investment in tech is key to the future of the industry. Delegates at the largest oil show in the world, Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference, discussed the findings over a breakfast of sausage and biscuits.  The leaders of service companies and E&P … Continue reading Don’t look down: lessons in optimism from Houston’s Offshore Technology Conference