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August 11, 2016Published by: Drew

Registration opens for Battenhall’s Social Media 2017 Trends Briefing

Each year, we publish a major report into how the world's biggest brands use social media, with the focus bring on the FTSE 100 list of companies. This body of work is now in its 4th year, and the new Battenhall FTSE 100 Social Media Report will be unveiled on 12th September as part of Social Media Week London, at our big event, the Battenhall 2017 Social Media Trends Briefing. Here's how to get involved.

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August 10, 2015Published by: Drew

Register to attend Battenhall’s 2015 FTSE 100 Social Media Report launch at Social Media Week London

Battenhall FTSE 100 SMW 2015

It's that time of year again. Social Media Week London kicks off on Monday 14th September and for the third year running we will be unveiling our new FTSE 100 Social Media Report at the beginning of the week at a keynote presentation where we will also present the top social media trends to prepare for in 2016.

Our Social Media Week event has just opened for registration, so if you would like to come, click here, and do it sooner rather than later, as spaces are limited.

Last year at Social Media Week we filled the Soho Hotel and in 2013 over 800 people registered to see our inaugural SMW talk at the Royal Institute in Mayfair. You can read about our FTSE 100 research here and download the most recent report.

We look forward to seeing you in September!

 

September 23, 2014Published by: Drew

Some Battenhall news – awards and events and reports, oh my!

Battenhall awards and events

Battenhall is just one year old still, but this week has been a busy one and we've had some amazing news to share which the team here have all worked incredibly hard on and which together form a bit of a milestone for us as a consultancy.

One big report

We unveiled our second annual FTSE 100 social media report yesterday. The findings proved interesting to us, we thought, but to the press also, as we managed to secure the cover of the Telegraph's business section and a live slot on Sky News to talk about our findings. This was in addition to big showings in City AM, Management Today, PR Week, Marketing more. TechCrunch called us yesterday too and asked us to do some social media data crunching work at the same time as our report coming out, and our findings got covered in this Twitter story here.

Battenhall FTSE 100 report 2014

One main event

To coincide with the launch of Social Media Week, and to link up with our report launch, we held our annual social media trends briefing yesterday morning in the Soho Hotel. It was standing room only for talks from Battenhall's Sam Mason, Steph Bennett and Charlie Sharpe. Some reviews from bloggers in the room including eModeration, Sarah Willis, and Ged Carroll are already up online, and we trended in the UK on Twitter with the volume of mentions coming through online.

Battenhall Social Media Aweek 2014

Awards

Next month is the start of award season, and we've just begun entering ourselves for a couple of the biggies. We found out this morning that Battenhall is a finalist for the Social Media Awards as best small agency, which we're absolutely thrilled about. We find out if we win on 23rd October, just two weeks after the PR Week Awards, where we're up for best new agency. So come November we'll either be pumped, pooped or put out, but which ever way these awards turn out, we're excited to even be shortlisted.

In case you'd like to catch up on our Social Media Week event as it happened, here is our Storify of it. Thanks for reading.