Tag: North East

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Shortlisted: Northern Digital Awards 2024

We’re kicking off the week by celebrating being shortlisted in four categories for the 2024 Northern Digital Awards in partnership with First Bus, The MHD Partnership, Cravens, and Woven Films.⤵️ ✅Best Digital Marketing Campaign (BC2) | Campaign: Concessions✅Best Digital Marketing Campaign (Travel/Leisure) | Campaign: Concessions✅Best Integrated Campaign | Campaign: Driver Recruitment ✅Best Use of Video | Campaign: Driver Recruitment A […]

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Planning Team

Welcoming Greg Paterson

We’re delighted to welcome on board (and back to the North East) Greg Paterson, our new Head of Client Planning! A Geordie by birth, Greg has returned to the region to lead client planning as we continue our rapid growth. Highly respected in the media planning world, Greg has over twenty years’ of experience working with major brands – including […]

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ITV First Look

Last night the team attended the latest ITV First Look, and this time it was held right on our doorstep, in Newcastle city centre! It was a great event which gave us a first look at what’s coming up across ITV’s platforms for the rest of 2023. Interesting and informative, these showcases also provide a fantastic opportunity to expand connections […]

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Axiom Media Training

This week we had the pleasure of welcoming Neil Pummell, Partnerships Director at Axiom Media into the office. Axiom Media is the UK’s leading independent sales house offering bespoke sales on domestic, European and global TV & Digital advertising sales. It was great for the team to meet Neil and understand more about TV content consumption across the diverse UK […]

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Darren Davidson, born in Gateshead and now Managing Director of Route Agency

Meet Darren Davidson, Managing Director

Darren Davidson Darren Davidson, our MD first started out in the advertising industry working at ITV in London as an airtime sales assistant, scheduling TV adverts for ITV Tyne Tees. He then moved on to work for large media companies in London including Sky and News UK before founding Route with his business partner Ben Dascombe. Gateshead-born Darren is passionate […]

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