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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 2015 Back to Reports & survey Listing

21 Fresh Group Md Patrick Howells Credits Future for Dixons Carphone Warehouse; Google Engagement Ad for Radisson Blu

22 Centrescreen Ceo Dave Postlethwaite Credits Richard III Visitor Centre for Leicester City Council; Olympic Museum TV ad for IOC

23 Straker Films Director Nick Straker Credits Smarter Networks for Energy Network Association; Working for National Grid for National Grid; FlexOne for Nationwide
Straker points to its performance at the various awards as a high point “thus maintaining our reputation for producing quality work.” In terms of projects, Straker picks out the six docs on delivering a low carbon future it made for the Energy Network Association. “Over 60 minutes of programming was produced in four months and featured stories from 12 electricity and gas operators all for a £100K budget.”

24= Myriad Ceo James Thompson Credits Tsimiroro for Madagascar Oil;  Anadarko: Lucius Spar Sailaway for Anadarko

24= Big Button
Md Mark Burgess Credits Awayday for Argos; Innovation: Centre for Xerox; Christmas Grotto for Tesco

26= Blueprint Md Lucy Hayman Credits Coatwalk for Jacques Vert Group; Our Pharmacy, Our Future for Co-operative Pharmacy

26= New Moon Exec creative dir Caroline Rowland Credits Pan American Games bid for Lima 2017; Citizenship for MIcrosoft

28= Aspect
Ceo Jo Randle
Credits events for Unify; Nokia Siemens Networks; Royal Mail Group

28= Juice  Md Alan Poole
Credits BMW i8 Berkeley Square for BMW; TED 2 for InterContinental Hotels; i3 Animation for BMW   

30 Buddy Films Cd Paul Gowers
Credits Spirit of the Games Heroes for Barclays Football; SplashWorld Promo for TUI Travel Ltd

31 Giggle Group Md Jonathan Brigden Credits Crisis Christmas Card Campaign for Crisis; Q+ Planning for Vodafone

32 World TV  Exec dir Peter Sibley Credits This is Trafigura for Trafigura; Council Cast for Council of The EU; How to COP for UN

33 Wilder Md Richard Batty  Credits Sustainability Workshop Films for BASF; Get Reading for Beanstalk

34 Instinctif Partners Ceo Richard Nichols Credits Irwin Mitchell online mini series for Irwin Mitchell; Leaders meeting for Givaudan; eBay brand strategy for eBay MP
Instinctif says a positive move has been clients wanting it to “include greater levels of consultancy and creative development” in the work it provides. “We’re increasingly working cross-practice enabling us to provide clients with a truly joined-up service: partnering with them to devise effective comms strategies, creative content and film and event production. Companies increasingly turn to film as a tool to support their objectives.”

35 Tilling Joint mds Nick and Chris Tilling Credits Castrol Edge Titanium for Castrol; Bakkavor Innovation Awards 2014 for Bakkavor
Tilling lists some of its award wins as highlights this year including a gold at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards. It also got the chance to make five, 23-minute films for BT Sport for its client British Showjumping and was commissioned by BP to produce its quarterly results communications programme Performance in Perspective (PiP).  Tilling also launched t-raw, a low cost offshoot to the main business as a way of picking up low budget work and a way of introducing new talent to the company.

36 William Martin Md William Martin 
Credits Energy for Life for RasGas; Centenary Film for AugustaWestland; Qingdao Mall Promo Film

37= h3 Productions Md Peter Doherty Credits

37= Sandstorm Md Tom Ward Credits Graduate Stories for Nationwide; Technology House for Intel; Smoke Box #PM2.5 for Dyson

39 BMS Md Andrew Ogden Credits The T Pylon for National Grid; Woburn Holiday Village for Center Parcs; I Back Small Business for Federation of Small Businesses
Pushing a “one stop shop” approach has been a highpoint says BMS, especially on projects like a new Center Parcs village. “We completed a two year project providing the complete range of video services for the construction and completion of the new holiday village” including 3d fly throughs, timelapse films of the build, aerials, Facebook videos, the recruitment film and the press launch video.

40 Armoury Mds Jack Laurance and Clare Gibson Credits The Power of Play for Chevrolet; UBS Neo Films for UBS

41 Brickwall
Md Jon Brichto 
Credits Various NHS films;  How Safe Are Our Children for NSPCC

42 Proudfoot
Chair Michael Proudfoot Md Simon Richardson Credits Various films for Rolex, Ford, Christie’s

43 eon visual media  Md Matt Dass  Credits ALLEVYN Life Promise App for Smith & Nephew; Hull KRTV for Hull Kingston Rovers RLFC

44= ITN Productions Md Mark Browning  Credits Hei TV for Heineken; Night Tube for TFL; Avios Connected for Avios

44= Onscreen Md Alison King Credits OneTouch Verio for Johnson and Johnson; Living With Stroke for Bayer; Janssen Pharmaceuticals

46 Hub Productions
Md David Hunstone Credits Jupiter Video Branding for Jupiter Asset Management; Land Rover Discovery documentary for Land Rover; Henderson Video Branding for Henderson Global Investors
Hub says the last 12 months has seen “an uplift in the marketing spend of our clients compared to the previous period” and at the same time “there is a growing demand from clients to be able to prove the ROI on video based content. The content needs to be accountable to the same performance measures that other areas in digital are subjected to.”

47 A-vision Md Andrew Smith
Credits CoStar; GSK How to Win for Glaxo Smith Kline; Kaspersky Anti-Virus for Media Therapy

48 World Wide Md Chris Courtenay-Taylor  Credits Queen Elizabeth Prize; European Space Agency; Munro and Forster

49 Mills Media Md  Andrew Mills Credits Midsummer’s Ball for Water Aid; Superdrug promo for APS Group; Telecare Services Association

50= ID2 Media Md Mark Poole Credits E-Wallet for Vodafone Group; Connected Women for Vodafone Fondation; Mercedes MAMG for Blackberry

50= Somersault Md Colin Miles 
Credits Inspirational Members for David Lloyd Leisure; Investors in People; Sport England

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