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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 […]

The Ascot Group launch new recruitment agency

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Leading marketing and publishing group, the Ascot Group, has recently expanded with the launch of a new subsidiary. In September of this year, the group established Harvey Richmond – a recruitment agency which will specialise in recruiting on behalf of businesses in the construction industry. Harvey Richmond has already become a member of the British […]

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 […]

VIPs celebrate new Ascot Group HQ

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Ascot cutting of ribbon

Over 100 business leaders and VIPs recently attended the official opening of the new Ascot Group HQ near Bristol. The 3 storey building is part of a £1m investment and gives the marketing and media group 10,000 sq ft of offices across three sites in London and the South West.

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 […]

Tigers, Zombies and Business Success

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Andrew Scott MD of The Ascot Group

Andrew Scott, CEO of the Ascot Group, talks about business, wealth creation and sustainable growth It seems investors and the business community are obsessed with hi-tech start-ups and the fortunes they might make. Yet many of the UK’s fastest growing and most successful SMEs and corporates are established companies across a diverse range of sectors, […]

Classic cars rally to raise thousands for Maddie

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This week, Ascot Group founder and CEO Andrew Scott will be taking part in a classic car rally across Europe to Monaco, raising money for the Anthony Nolan Trust. The MADi Ball Rally is a huge event in the glazing industry, where Andrew began his career, and will be attended by 25 of the fenestration […]