Creative Firepower. Fame Generation. Viral Content.

 

Grabbing people's attention has never been more of a challenge. So how do you cut through the hubbub?

As experts in Consumer and Lifestyle trends we bridge the gap between social and news media with campaigns that capture the imagination and have everyone reaching for the share button.

Founded in 2001 we made our name in media and entertainment dealing with tabloid reporters, big media corporations and showbiz stars.

When media became 'social', so we adapted our tactics with a creative, content-powered approach that has delivered stand-out fame for our clients and filled a medium-sized trophy cabinet.

2014 Awards Wins

Agency Of The Year (BVA Awards, Winner)

Best Entertainment Campaign (Marketing Week Awards, Winner)

Best PR Campaign (Drum Marketing Awards, Winner) 

Gold Winner (SABRE Awards Europe, Winner)

Cannes Lions (Best Outdoor, Shortlist) 

Best PR Campaign (The Guardian MAA Awards)

Most Spectacular Campaign (Creative Out Of Home Awards, Winner)

Best Experiential Campaign (Drum Marketing Awards, Highly Commended) 

Best Event (CIPR Awards, Shortlist) 

Best Digital Campaign (CIPR Awards, Shortlist) 

Best Experiential Campaign (SABRE Awards, Shortlist)

Previously...

Specialist Consultancy Of The Year (PR Week)

Best Consumer Campaign (CIPR)

Best Experiential Campaign (Event Awards)

Best Broadcast PR Campaign (Promax)

Best PR Stunt (Brand Experience Awards).

Great campaigns take nerve, client and agency collaboration and hard graft.

All of the case studies on our site are a testament to a bold and adventurous client base that have been willing to place their trust in us, take risks and have a huge amount of fun making it all happen along the way.

Core clients include; Amnesty International, BBC Worldwide, blinkbox (from Tesco), Discovery Networks, Diageo, Disney World, Cadbury, Channel 4, Fiat, Google, Hailo, HBO, Lego, Möet Hennessy, MTV, Paddy Power, Panasonic, Private Eye, Red Bull, Tottenham Hotspur, The National Lottery, Sacla', Sainsbury, Samsung. Skoda, Sky, UKTV and Visit London.

We have a wide range of experience in all areas of creative brand communications including viral video production, creative outdoor advertising, experiential events, news generation and publicity stunts.

 

Over the years we've helped launch and reinvent digital TV channels. We've promoted award-winning shows like Game Of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Inbetweeners, The Apprentice and Doctor Who. We also run the press office for the Edinburgh International Television Festival.

We've delivered campaigns for some of the biggest companies in digital media - from established brands (Google) to exciting start up's (like comedy site The Poke). We have helped Hailo (the black cab brand) smash their sign-up targets and launched Tottenham Hotspur's new digital platform Tottenham Turfies.

The agency has undertaken projects for many of the major movie studios and distributors including Film 4, Fox, Warner Bros, Universal and HBO on a wide variety of releases. We've promoted over 200 high profile titles including Sherlock Holmes, Slumdog Millionaire and Toy Story.

Taylor Herring's work in sport and events includes Red Bull Soap Box, Ultimate Fighting Championship and Kentaro football rights management.

In the Leisure and Tourism sector we are creative consultants to Disney Parks and Resorts (Global) and have recently worked with Visit London to promote the Tour De France coming to London. We have experience in Restaurants and Bars division having launched the super-hip ping-pong brand Bounce and provided full press office service for Gaucho Restaurant Group.

The company has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry including Simon Cowell's Syco Group and Robbie Williams. For the last five years we have handled all media around the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards and worked with Mama Group promoting their Lovebox and Global Gathering festivals.

Our video games team has taken its clients to the top of the charts handling smash-hit titles including Batman, Final Fantasy and Tomb Raider.

We're proud of our involvement in many a publishing success story - including Private Eye magazine, Guinness World Records, childcare guru Jo Frost and the Richard & Judy Book Club phenomenom. 

What The Press Said 

'Whenever I'm called upon to name examples of PR campaigns that don't suck, Taylor Herring's stuff invariably comes to mind!'                                                Luke Lewis, Editor, Buzzfeed UK

 'Masterful' - Advertising Age

‘Clever Marketing’ - Mashable

 “Make no bones about it a cool way to advertise’ - Huffington Post

 ‘An intoxicating mix of public art and advertising’ - USA Today

"A marketing stunt of epic proportions" - Business Insider

 'Marketing GOLD’ - Adweek

 '...Best PR stunt ever’ - Stylist

Our Team

Our team have won praise for their unparalleled service, creativity and dedication, gaining a reputation for unmatched ingenuity in creating high-impact launches alongside our core work - developing comprehensive long-term PR programmes for clients.

We offer expertise in key areas of communication including; Media Relations, Consultancy, Social Media and Viral Videos, Guerilla Marketing and Stunts, Crisis Management, Events and Personal PR.

An independent panel of judges listed the agency at No.7 in the prestigious Media Guardian 100 in the marketing sector while Marketing Magazine have placed us at No.6 in their Top 10 of Marketing Services Agencies.

History

Cath Taylor founded Cath Taylor Associates in 1997 and joined forces with James Herring to launch Taylor Herring in 2001.

Peter Mountstevens joined the agency 8 years ago and now jointly runs the agency alongside the founders.