Big Cat is a no-nonsense marketing communications agency with offices in Birmingham and London. We believe in a thing we call creative clarity. Whether it’s advertising, design, PR or digital, we think the most effective communications are the most simple. And the most effective way to get to the heart of your problem is by being direct, honest and open. It’s an approach that’s helped us create hugely effective communications in sectors such as retail, healthcare, charity, hospitality and destination marketing. It also means working with us is about as easy and straightforward as it gets.
At Big Cat we’re not a ‘one solution fits all’ kind of agency. We’re fully integrated. We believe in using the right tools for the job. Which is why our strategic, creative, digital, branding and PR minds all sit together under the same roof. So whatever knowledge and experience a challenge requires, you can be sure we have someone or something in our toolbox that fits perfectly. Below is snapshot of the services we offer.
Understanding is the first step to un-complicating. We get under the skin of our clients' business and sector to bring clarity to their challenges and devise the best ways to help achieve their goals.
Through search, social, content marketing or website design, our measurable, trackable solutions will cut through the clutter and connect clients' to their customers.
Branding and Design
By creating impactful design assets and crafting a unique brand story, Big Cat’s designers build compelling brand identities that clearly expresses our clients’ positioning.
PR & Communications
We all remember a well-told story. At Big Cat we’re storytellers and through a content development, media outreach strategies and media relations we get our clients’ stories out there to the people who matter most to them - their customers.
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Project made for Aspire in the Non-profit industry for a audience in 2018.Last year, Big Cat was hired by Aspire to deliver a fully integrated marketing communications programme for their 17th Aspire Channel Swim.The Aspire Channel Swim is an annual fundraising challenge run by the national charity, Aspire. Individuals sign up to swim 22 miles in their local pool to raise money for people living with Spinal Cord Injury.
Project made for The Marlowes in the Retail industry for a audience in 2018.In December 2017 we worked alongside our client The Marlowes Shopping Centre to deliver a creative identity to showcase their Christmas family experience.The Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead is a 340,000 sq ft shopping centre home to 99 stores and dominates Hemel’s retail footprint accounting for 38% of the shopping area. With Christmas being the busiest time in the retail calendar year, it’s important for shopping centres to step up their game to deliver a unique retail experience to be enjoyed, helping to attract footfall and provide shoppers with a clear advantage of bricks over clicks shopping.The Marlowes Shopping Centre has been shortlisted for a Purple Apple award. These prestigious awards recognise and reward effective shopping and town centre marketing within the UK retail property sector. The Marlowes have been recognised in the Events category for their 'Santa's Waste-Not Workshop'.
Project made for RoSPA in the Non-profit industry for a audience in 2018.Big Cat were briefed by RoSPA (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) to provide creative/design support services on a retained basis.For almost 100 years, RoSPA has been quietly working behind the scenes to change both legislation and attitudes surrounding accidents. From the compulsory wearing of seatbelts, to the Cycling Proficiency Test and to the more recent ban on hand-held mobile phones behind the wheel, RoSPA has been instrumental in preventing millions of deaths and serious injuries in our society.As a registered charity, RoSPA are committed to continuing this legacy of change. Through various activities – campaigning, carrying out research, influencing legislation, informing and educating, auditing and providing expert consultancy to businesses – RoSPA strive to achieve their mission: To save lives and reduce injuries.
Project made for Umbrella Health Birmingham in the Hospitals & Healthcare industry for a audience in 2018.Umbrella Health is an NHS sexual health initiative from University Hospitals Birmingham. They are are committed to providing free and confidential sexual health care across Birmingham and Solihull via specialist clinics, pharmacies and online.Throughout 2017, we continued our successful partnership with Umbrella Health to deliver a schedule of awareness campaigns. So far this year, we have managed three campaigns focused around chlamydia testing which have attracted fantastic results.
Project made for Grand Central Birmingham in the Retail industry for a audience in 2018.Grand Central is a shopping centre located in Birmingham, currently owned by Hammerson and CPPIB.Big Cat was briefed to plan and implement an 18 month PR campaign and deliver a launch event for Grand Central Birmingham.
Project made for The Alchemist in the Beverage industry for a audience in 2017.The Alchemist identified Birmingham as the perfect city to open the next of their exciting and unique UK venues. With the launch of their first underground speakeasy-style bar, the Birmingham venue perfectly showcases the brand’s flair and panache with an exciting product offering in stylish surroundings.Big Cat was appointed by bar and restaurant operator, Living Ventures, to support the launch of cocktail bar and restaurant, The Alchemist.