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Take a look at the talented women here at the Ascot Group

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International Women’s day is time to reflect on the progress made for gender equality and celebrates acts of courage and determination of women across the globe. Below takes a look at some of our talented women here at The Ascot Group. We look at how they have driven their careers and become leading experts in […]

Ascot Group continues expansion with new appointments

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The Ascot Group, based just outside Bristol has continued its exponential growth with the appointment of several new team members. The Ascot Group took on a total of eight new employees in January of 2018. This follows the firm’s relocation to a new office in 2016, the launch of its recruitment agency, Harvey Richmond, and […]

The Ascot Group celebrates one year in new offices

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Ascot Group HQ

A marketing and publishing group based just outside Bristol has celebrated one year at their new offices. Founded in 2004 by Managing Director, Andrew Scott, the Ascot Group moved offices in November 2016 in order to help accommodate the company’s ambitious growth plans. Indeed, over the past year the group has grown by no less […]

Fabulous celebration at the Ascot Summer Ball

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The Ascot Group, which recently won the Institute of Directors ‘Corporate Responsibility Award’, held their Summer Ball on Thursday 29th June at Weston-super-Mare’s Grand Pier. It was a celebration of 13 years of the group which includes Purplex Marketing, Insight Data and Business Leader. The evening was a chance for the Ascot team and clients […]

Double awards celebration for industry marketing expert

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IOD Director General Stephen Martin (Left) and Ascot Group Managing Director Andrew Scott (Right)

A well-known figure in the glass and glazing industry has scooped arguably the most prestigious business awards in the country. Andrew Scott, Managing Director of the Ascot Group, which includes Purplex Marketing and Insight Data – recently won at the Institute of Directors (IoD) South West Awards. Up against the region’s leading directors and innovators […]

New HQ to create 50 new creative and technology jobs in Weston-super-Mare

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The Ascot Group, one of the UK’s fastest growing marketing and media groups, has acquired a new head office close to the J21 Enterprise Area at Weston-super-Mare, as part of a £1million investment programme. The group, which includes digital marketing agency Purplex and business data provider Insight Data, has existing offices in the South West […]

Why specialist PR, creative and digital marketing agencies could die out

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Andrew Scott MD of The Ascot Group

It only seems like yesterday when a PR agency wrote copy, a design agency produced beautiful print work, a web designer built your website and an advertising agency created TV adverts watched by millions of people on ITV or Channel 4. How things have changed. Over the last few years B2B and B2C marketers have […]

Ascot Group announces major recruitment drive in 2016

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2015 was a head-spinning year for the Ascot Group. We enjoyed record growth across Purplex, Insight Data and Business Leader, we purchased a 4,500 sq ft office HQ in Weston-Super-Mare on the outskirts of Bristol, and acquired a great new office in Trafalgar Square, central London. We also introduced innovative new services, launched new technology and won […]