What a night! The DTW team was delighted to come away with three Gold awards from the CIPR North East Pride awards on Friday night (7 December). Hannah Cheetham (right) picked up the hugely well deserved Outstanding Young Communicator award. We also won two big awards for our work with Sunderland City Council on its [...]
What better way to spend a cold, dreary Wednesday night in December than with a glass of fizz and the people behind Teesside University’s exciting new media brand TUXtra? Chris and Hannah (that’s me) did just that when we were invited along to TUXtra’s launch night to find out more. So, before I tell you [...]
Teamwork and collaboration are always at the heart of excellent communications. That’s why it was great to be alongside some talented partners to win a major award for one of our biggest client projects this week. Sunderland’s Northern Spire bridge was named Project of the Year: Engineering, Construction and Infrastructure 2018, at the Association [...]
Let's just start by saying that you always have to take any industry rankings with a pinch of salt, but this is one of the meaningful ones. We're very pleased that DTW has been ranked by Prolific North as #15 - and as the fastest riser - in Prolific North's latest annual list of the [...]
Karen and Chris are heading back to Sunderland shortly to do a joint event with Sunderland City Council's communications team about all things Northern Spire from a PR perspective. If you like the sound of that you can book a ticket on the CIPR North East eventbrite site and read on below to find out [...]
Twitterstorms, Facebook meltdowns, Instagram explosions – how do you handle a crisis on social media?
What are the golden rules for managing social media in a crisis? Our MD Chris Taylor takes a look at how the UK public sector is leading the way and picks out his five top tips for using social media in a crisis. This article first appeared in ESPO's Spotlight magazine. If you work in the public [...]