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How to champion your brand under the cloud of recession

Last night (Wednesday 14th September) the Oystercatchers Club hosted a packed event at Soho Hotel on ‘how to champion your brand under the cloud of recession’. Leading marketers including David Enwright from the Post Office, Claire Pointon from John Lewis , Mark Brown from General Mills, and Nicky Bullard, MullenLowe, shared their thoughts and observations […]

In conversation with… Richard Robinson, by Listen + Learn Research

We were lucky to get hold of Richard recently. Despite being so busy as the Managing Director of Xeim Engage and Oystercatchers, he somehow found time to tell us about his favourite brands, his best advice, his first job. In short, his story as a marketer. And what a story it is. […]


  • Working with Oystercatchers on the pitch process for our media agency appointment was an enjoyable experience. The process allowed for us to see what it would be like working with the agencies in a ‘real’ environment and ensured there was a balance between chemistry and technical skill across both sides of the table. The project management of the process was meticulously planned, removing all stress, and further support and guidance given to on-boarding and contract negotiation to ensure marketing performance and a long-term partnership.

    Ellie Norman, Former Marketing Director, F1
  • Oystercatchers was able to really swiftly respond to our requirements, pull a process together, and coordinate it, and really help be the referee and the policeman that helps everything stay on time… It was very helpful to have somebody in the middle of it all really driving this process, and being that confidante, helping both sides to understand where we were coming from.

    Claire Cronin, SVP Marketing, Virgin Atlantic