Everyday Sexism at the Olympics

While Olympic fever might not have reached the giddy heights of London 2012 in the UK, Team GB’s incredible performance and medal tally has yet again struck a chord. We’ve seen wall-to-wall press coverage over the last few weeks, with almost daily front-page updates about our latest achievements and medal haul. But behind the good […]

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What is the reality of PR and Marketing today?

Yesterday in the beautiful surroundings of the Soho Farmhouse, we held a unique event looking at modern marketing and PR. Together with marketing agency Junction, we bought together many of the industry’s leading figures to talk about the challenges of today’s marketing and communications strategies, and how to best integrate PR and marketing. With ever […]

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On the front pages today

As we did our usual read of the daily papers this morning one thing was hard to miss– making the front pages of almost every broadsheet was the same photo: President Barack Obama testing a pair of virtual reality goggles at a technology trade show in Germany. Sometimes accompanied by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the […]

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Our birthday celebrations

Yesterday the team headed into London to the Ham Yard Hotel for CubanEight’s sixth birthday party. It was a beautiful event – the weather was perfect as we celebrated on Ham Yard’s beautiful roof terrace. We were joined by clients and friends for drinks and delicious canapés in a wonderful setting right in the heart […]

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Now we are six

Next week is our sixth birthday… CubanEight started life back in June 2009 and has now grown into a recognised, award-winning agency. At six years old, CubanEight’s future looks bright. Of course our success is all down to the team so to celebrate our sixth birthday we asked the team to share how they looked […]

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Guardian Media Summit – day one

Yesterday I went along to day one of the Guardian Media Summit. CubanEight were invited to attend by The Guardian who we do a lot of work with for various clients, and my colleague Jo is there today for day two. The Guardian Media Summit is one of the key events for the media industry […]

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What Kids Are Reading press launch

We’ve had an incredible week in the CubanEight office, securing great coverage in not one, not two but four national newspapers for our education client Renaissance Learning, and coverage on the front page of The Guardian to boot. Renaissance Learning’s annual What Kids Are Reading report is the largest annual study of its kind, looking […]

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CubanEight’s favourite Christmas songs

Christmas is coming and at CubanEight we are getting into the festive spirit.Along with the food, drinks, presents and general joy, Christmas songs have got to be one of the best parts of the season. Because tonight is the much anticipated CubanEight Christmas party, I wanted to find out what rocks the team’s boat when […]

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Are you an ambitious graduate looking for a career in PR?

We need a talented graduate trainee with strong writing skills, loads of initiative, good communications skills and a genuine interest in current affairs and the media. Are you a media hound in the making? Can’t stop tweeting? Blogging on the brain? CubanEight is an award-winning agency – one of PR Week’s Top 40 agencies outside […]

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