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Best Agency for Data 2021

By Guy / May 25, 2021

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve won the Best Agency for Data 2021 at The Drum Recommends awards for the second year running. These awards are voted for by clients – making them all the more desirable. Data is increasingly recognised as one of the most valuable assets in any organisation. So, being acknowledged as…

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The Drum Recommends Finalist

BURN is a finalist in 5 categories at The Drum Recommends Awards

By Guy / April 28, 2021

Last week we found out we were a finalist in the Drums Recommends Awards. For those that are not aware, The Drum Recommends is a database of agencies who are all recommended and rated by their clients. It allows clients to identify, quickly and easily, the best agencies in the UK to meet their specific…

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A new and exciting chapter starts with Selbey Anderson

By Guy / October 28, 2020

Julie and I set BURN up in April 2005. Prior to that, we’d both been part of the management team at Black Cat – an agency which we’d seen grow from a small team of 6 to over 150 by the time it was sold to WPP and merged into JWT in Knightsbridge. We set…

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News Announcement

Selbey Anderson buys award-winning brand response agency, BURN

By Guy / October 19, 2020

London, October 19th 2020: Brand response agency BURN today announces its acquisition by Selbey Anderson, the fast-growth marcoms group. Founders Julie Cheetham and Guy McConnell will continue to lead the agency, which was established in 2005. BURN, whose brand response approach includes deep expertise in CRM, data and direct is multi-award winning and serves both…

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Award nominations for BURN

Some Good News in Dark Times – More Award Nominations…

By Guy / April 15, 2020

Let’s face it, we’re operating in a world unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. Many businesses are currently closed or not operating fully. Millions of workers are at home – being paid by the government to avoid lay-offs by their employers and businesses are going to the wall on a daily basis. And that’s all set…

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eCRM Award Win

BURN voted Best eCRM Agency

By Guy / December 4, 2019

Last night (3rd December 2019) at the Drum Awards, BURN once again walked away with the title of Best eCRM Agency in the UK. The awards were held at the Marriot Grosvenor Square. They’re based on ratings clients give to agencies for different disciplines, and as a result carry even greater value to us. This…

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The Drum Recommends Awards Finalist

More awards nominations

By Guy / November 14, 2019

We’re nominated for two awards at The Drum Recommends Digital Awards. We’re up for ‘Best for Strategic Thinking’ and ‘Best for eCRM’. It’s the sixth year running we’ve been nominated as the UK’s Number 1 eCRM agency and we’ve won it four out of the last five times. The nomination is testament to another great…

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Trusted Circle: Planned Ascent Website

By Adam Ball / November 14, 2018

Earlier this week, the Planned Ascent website was launched. Planned Ascent has been set up by a long-time trusted adviser and friend, Tim Cornell. It exists to help people and businesses achieve sustainable growth through a combination of coaching, consulting and connections with trusted others. We’re delighted to be a part of their Trusted Circle…

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Our Pledge to the Planet

By Adam Ball / October 30, 2018

Prompted by the sobering Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) report earlier this month warning that we have just 12 years to contain global warming to a maximum rise of 1.5C above pre-industrial levels, we decided it was to time to ensure that the team at BURN is doing all it can for the environment.…

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Innovation Series: Lifestyle Top Ten

By Adam Ball / October 16, 2018

Back in June, we looked at the most exciting environmental innovations of 2018 so far, you can check them out here. This time, we’ve explored some of the most recent ideas on the table designed to enhance daily life. Mirror ‘Morror’ on the wall, who is the fairest of them all? Firstly, ‘Morror’, a smart…

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