Creative communications group DRPG has announced the acquisition of fellow corporate production house Firehouse

The acquisition of the London based agency will bolster DRPG’s client base and increase the team total to 340 people across the UK, Ireland, Germany and the US.

Firehouse’s team of ten provides film & video, production and digital servicing to clients including Kingfisher, B&Q, RBS, O2 and Shell.

Mike Harper, Managing Director at Firehouse, said, “Joining DRPG opens up a host of opportunities for Firehouse, DRPG and our combined client list. We are committed to the growth of Firehouse as part of the wider group and cannot wait for the exciting journey ahead.”

Dale Parmenter, Group CEO of DRPG, commented, “This is an extremely exciting time for the group as we start our milestone 40th anniversary year by expanding our capacity and capabilities through this acquisition. Firehouse is a well-established, innovative and active agency, which we are very much looking forward to welcoming into our team and working together.”

M&A Advisory were the company who originally set up and work the deal between Firehouse and DRPG.

Jon Creamer