6 03, 2020

Work experience benefits Emma during her time at DTW

2020-03-10T11:27:51+00:00March 6th, 2020|

It’s time for a guest speaker! We were really pleased to welcome Emma Morton – joint winner of Teesside University’s Public Relations Student of the Year 2019 – to DTW for a week. Emma was with us for a week’s work experience and became a real part of the team during her time at [...]

3 03, 2020

Planning for the future – how to make film work for you on a long-term project

2020-03-05T11:17:35+00:00March 3rd, 2020|

Filming – that’s easy these days – you just get the iPhone out and start recording, no need to plan anything. Not true….. Whilst it’s tempting to think that capturing a long-term project on film is a case of just getting on with it, taking that approach could result in you running into headaches [...]

12 02, 2020

How to navigate the brave new world of social media regulation

2020-03-05T11:19:33+00:00February 12th, 2020|

Today’s announcement that Ofcom will have more powers to force social media firms to act over harmful content is no surprise, but what does it mean in reality in terms of social media regulation? DTW Director Pete Whelan takes a look at the new proposal and gives four top tips for harassed and harangued social [...]

10 02, 2020

Five tips for developing a crisis communications strategy in the era of instant response

2020-02-12T17:05:13+00:00February 10th, 2020|

Developing an effective crisis communications strategy With today’s 24-hour news cycle, it’s now even more important to be on the ball when responding to a crisis. It's therefore important that you have an effective crisis communications strategy. With this in mind, I headed to Newcastle for a CIPR training session last week. The workshop saw [...]

7 02, 2020

Digital marketing agency & PR specialist DTW add talented trio to the team

2020-03-04T18:03:25+00:00February 7th, 2020|

The team at North East public relations and digital marketing agency DTW is expanding with the addition of three new members of staff to kick-off 2020. Anthony Doyle, Rebecca Dew and Richard Johnston have all joined the team here at DTW. Based in the Tees Valley, DTW has over 30 years of experience specialising in public [...]

18 12, 2019

#ShopLocal film encouraging people to support the high street is a hit this Christmas

2019-12-18T10:42:42+00:00December 18th, 2019|

The team at North East marketing agency DTW is backing local independent traders this Christmas with a touching seasonal short film encouraging people to #ShopLocal. People have welcomed the #ShopLocal film on social media, which features a range of small retailers and businesses in Guisborough, highlighting the huge difference local customers make to small retailers [...]