Monthly Archives: June 2012

Two weeks in the life of an editorial project manager

As well as being a copywriter, I am editorial project manager at Acceleris. Now, what exactly does that mean, you ask, and what does an editorial project manager deliver for clients? I could unhelpfully reply, ‘editorial projects’, but I’m guessing that wouldn’t quite cut the mustard… No, the best way to explain what my role…

Everything to do with housing under one roof – CIH Manchester

This year the Chartered Institute of Housing annual conference moved from Harrogate to Manchester.  Living and working in Harrogate it was a bit of a blow (we had previously been spoilt having it right on our doorstep) but with social housing one of the agency’s specialist areas I, and a number of my colleagues, made…

From a regular correspondent

This week’s guest blog is by David Gatehouse, who has worked with Acceleris as a consultant for five years. As a ‘friend of the family’, I am called in to provide an extra pair of hands during particularly intensive peaks of activity. A stretch at the well-appointed, hi-spec ‘Acceleris Towers’ is always a pleasurable, enlightening…

Stunt for a Sponge

I’m sure that we’re all familiar with the renowned ‘Scotch-Brite’ scourer sponge. It’s something that’s been a staple on our sinks for years, but probably not something you’d immediately consider for a creative PR campaign. Well think again! Scoth-Brite wanted to get young consumers in Brazil more interested in donning their rubber gloves and getting…