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December 2017

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  • The Televisual Commercials 30
    Jon Creamer introduces Televisual's exclusive annual report, the Commercials 30, and finds that while budgets are down and production companies are under threat from agency in-house units, commercials producers are finding new horizons beyond ads too.
  • Commercials 30: Best in Show
    Commercials producers also get to vote for their favourite directors, stand out ads and top rated agencies along with their favourite post houses, editors and vfx ops. We reveal the results
  • Commercials 30: The Top 30
    Televisual reveals the Commercials 30 itself, the 30 top rated commercials production companies in the UK
  • Music in Motion
    So what’s next for the music behind the commercials? Will it be another year in the ascendant for London Grime perhaps? Portugese house? Afro beats or the Angolan kuduro sound?
  • Televisual Factual Festival report
    Last month saw Televisual's annual Factual Festival return to Bafta. How to stand out in a world of ever increasing viewer choice was the big theme this time. Tim Dams reports
  • Alison Kirkham in interview
    At the Televisual Factual Festival, the BBC's controller of factual Alison Kirkham outlined the shows the corporation is looking for in the year ahead
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  • 2017: the year in review
    Two very different stories – the rise of SVOD players and the Harvey Weinstein abuse allegations – defined TV’s year. Tim Dams reports
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Corporate 50 2011 Back to Reports & survey Listing

Md Kai-Lu Hsiung Tel 020 7437 7426
Travellers Welcome for Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority; Mondeo IDF for Ford; Hybrid for True Worldwide
“Clients are still cautious,” says RSA. But “interest in social media continues to grow, content for these sites and for interactive media continues to grow as does interest in 3d. The big question on 3d is whether the costs will come down and allow mainstream adoption.”

Md Jeremy Redhouse Tel 020 7462 2600
Effective Communication: Equal Access for All for UK Vision Strategy; Accountability & Delegation What You Need to Know for Royal College of Nursing; Low Carbon Buildings Programme for Carbon Trust
Redhouse Lane specialises in content and publishing as well as film and new media. Clients include BAA, McDonalds, EDF, AXA and RBS.

Md Caroline Rowland Tel 020 7470 7010
Dubai Stories for Flacon & Associates; We Are The Future for Microsoft
“Because so much of our work is international we’ve enjoyed a very successful 12 months and have been somewhat insulated from the challenges of working in the UK alone,” says New Moon.

Mds Andrew Gibbs and Carl Radley Tel 020 7033 0700
I am Steria for Steria; Seismic Shift for BP; Our People for Pearson Group
Head of moving image, Dean Beswick reckons “the outlook is good for companies with the right mix of skills – the ability to be nimble and cost effective as well as delivering big ticket projects, develop great ideas and build strong partnerships with clients based on more than just being a production company.”

=16 BDA
Md Honor Barratt Tel 020 7440 1070
The Quality Conversation for Barclays; Tackling Fuel Poverty for British Gas
“The amount of organisational change our clients have gone through has resulted in a less stable commissioning environment,” says business director Oliver Rowe. “The upside is that it has presented an opportunity for BDA to define itself as a stable, consistent company. Our clients need reliable, collaborative relationships with robust, transparent agencies.”

Creative director Nick Straker Tel 020 8605 2012
Simandou – Working together for the Future of Guinea for Rio Tinto; Delivering an Excellent Customer Experience for Nationwide Building Society
“Last year was mostly a question of producing films as efficiently as possible without compromising quality,” says creative director, Nick Straker. “The challenge  will be to make films that look a million dollars but cost just a fraction of that.”

Md Nicky Havelaar Tel 020 7605 4570
The Sony Experience at the World Photography Awards 2010 for Sony; Microsoft Windows 7 Phone Launch for Microsoft
“Honest and relevant messages to the right people are what count,” says md, Nicky Havelaar. “It’s up to us to show our clients how the right communications can garner tangible results.”

Md Des Good Tel 020 7439 4440
  Climatic Injuries for Ministry of Defence; The First-Tier Tribunal for Ministry of Justice
Grosvenor says upcoming challenges centre on “government spend on visual communication – what budgets will come into place?” It says highlights have included “Expanding into China” and “winning new contracts overseas.”

Creative director Paul Katis
Tel 020 7866 0000
A Waste of Time for COI/HSE; Staying in Control for BOC; What Comes First for Saipem ENI
Pukka says there were “several highlights” for the company last year. “We worked for some great new clients.  We accomplished some highly technical shoots – including two very difficult stunts” and “we increased turnover by nearly 50% from 2009.” However the company is “very worried about the financial climate. We do a lot of work in the public sector and that is something we expect to see disappearing. Budgets are being squeezed everywhere. However, there are new opportunities, especially in the private sector, where we see new partnerships developing and new ways of working with clients on a risk/reward basis and partnership basis.”

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