On the 30th and 31st on July my cultural expansion grant took me to London to participate in one of the UK’s biggest cycling events. RideLondon is an annual three-day festival of cycling which began in 2013 as part of the 2012 Olympic legacy. My weekend began at ExCel on the Saturday at the pre ride […]

Nikki HG
on inkind

Well, it’s that time again – we need another account manager to look after some of Spring’s exciting client projects. You’ll need to have at least two years agency-side account handling experience under your belt, and an ambition to develop your career in a high-profile, fast paced, client-focused agency. The role will see you reporting […]

Nikki HG
on industry, inwork

Web Developer Full time, based in Southwold In the role of web developer you will be responsible for a wide variety of clients. You will be tasked with developing and building websites from designs using HTML, CSS and Javascript. You will have a strong knowledge of HTML5 and CSS along with building websites using WordPress. […]

Rob Mehew
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The Springers
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The East Anglian Daily Times has covered Spring’s redesign of Suffolk Chamber’s brand identity and website today. “Suffolk Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its new branding by Spring at a ceremony in Ipswich. The new look was revealed to more than 175 guests at a Willis rooftop garden party at the top of one of […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

This week the LGA was discussing devolution at its Bournmouth Conference, and Spring’s Look Sideways – East cultural tourism project was providing grist to the mill. The needs of local tourism strategy – infrastructure, skills, talent retention and access to opportunity – are often also the drivers of a desire for devolution, and so exercises […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

There’s been a lot of talk about the impact of Brexit since the extraordinary events on the 23rd June. Spring’s founder Erika has attended a number of conferences and meetings to plan next steps following Britain’s unexpected ‘out’ vote, and today The Drum has published her views. The British design and communications industry is world […]

Erika Clegg
on industry

Last night’s Archant Business Awards kicked off in spectacular fashion thanks to a dancing waiter flashmob arranged by Spring with the help of DanceEast’s CATS students. The students were cunningly disguised as reception waiters, for the event opener sponsored by Spring. At a signal, thirty ‘waiters’ broke into energetic dance to a pumping soundtrack, much […]

Erika Clegg
on inlove

Design Week’s 2016 award judges have shortlisted Spring’s wayfinding and signage for DanceEast. We are delighted that this project – which has been a true creative partnership between agency and client – has been recognised in these high profile and respected awards. The work has certainly proved transformative for DanceEast, helping to raise the profile […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

Two months ago, Spring’s MuchMorocco campaign was feted at the Transform Europe awards, winning prizes including a Gold for Best Travel and Leisure Visual Identity. The organisers were so impressed with our submissions that they asked us to consider entering the Transform MENA (Middle East and North Africa) given our client’s location at the north-western […]

Laura Marfell-Williams
on industry, inwork

Twenty years ago, I was studying Law with French Law and on the third year of my four-year course, at uni in Paris. For pretty much the next ten years on, working at the London head office of a French-owned construction giant, meant that I spoke and worked more in French than English. And then […]

Laura Marfell-Williams
on inkind, inwork

This weekend saw the Norwich Theatre Royal host the James Plays, and two of the Springers attended thanks to the agency’s Cultural Expansion Grant. The three plays cover the stories of James I, II and III of Scotland, and are written by Rona Munro and directed by Laurie Sanson. That fact leaves you completely unprepared […]

Erika Clegg
on inlove

Last night’s Drum Marketing Awards event saw The ITV Hub design strategy crowned 2016′s winner, with Spring’s design strategy for Morocco just behind them with a commendation. This is a great achievement given the strength of the competition in what proved to be a full and high profile category. Greene King, Foot Locker, Lindt and […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

Spring was inspired at the Suffolk & Ipswich Chambers April networking lunch at Woodbridge’s Seckford Hall this week by an insight into how Rick Sheepshanks’ Stokes Sauces achieves its award-winning success.   Influenced by Kevin Robert’s theory that trusted brands are not just respected but loved, his team are encouraged not just to focus on the […]

Lena O'Shea
on inlove

The Drum Design Census 2016 has now been published, and Spring is delighted to announce that we have come in at number six on the mid-sized agency elite rankings. The stats are compiled using a combination of financial performance and client ratings, not through votes; and so it’s a true accolade to the team at […]

Erika Clegg
on industry

Watson Helsby, the executive headhunters working exclusively with senior communications people, has now published its annual survey of Group Director of Corporate Communications/ Affairs. Each year Watson Helsby publishes a FTSE100 Group Corporate Communications/Affairs Director survey, providing information and insight on reporting lines, executive committee membership, remuneration and other data of broader interest. This year […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

In response to the success of Spring’s MuchMorocco campaign at the Transform Awards Europe 2016, the Moroccan National Tourist Office has spoken of their delight at seeing the destination’s communications take centre stage. The brand identity, created by Spring to reinforce Morocco’s breadth of offering and differentiate its image from that of competing holiday destinations, […]

Laura Marfell-Williams
on inwork

A posse of happy, rather weary Springers headed back to the Suffolk Coast this morning, following a night of success and celebration at the branding awards, Transform Europe. We are delighted and proud to share the news of a Gold, two Silvers, two Bronzes and a Highly Commended for work Spring has undertaken with  Moroccan […]

Erika Clegg
on inwork

Unruly Pig is rising up the charts… we heard today that Creative Circle’s Gold Jury has now elevated our illustration from ‘nominated’ to ‘shortlist’. So we know that our punk pig has won something… will it be bronze, silver or gold? All will be revealed at the Circle Ball on the 28th April. Good luck, […]

Erika Clegg
on industry, inwork

It’s been four years in the making and at last, our campaign for Age UK has launched. It’s about breaking down the barriers between generations, equipping everyone with the tools to launch fascinating conversations that reveal the rich details of people’s lives, creating an emotional connection between them. This year, of all year, Age UK […]

Erika Clegg
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