How should a university prospectus behave?

The prospectus is a cornerstone of university marketing and has been for many years. Despite the rise of digital, and increased attention on websites and social media content, it remains evident—through feedback and experiences shared at UCAS Masterclasses and elsewhere—that university audiences still expect something tangible.

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Dan Ridge
Building higher education authenticity with Gen Z

Technology is often viewed as the exciting side of marketing. We can use bigger, brighter and more tantalising interactions to woo our audiences in evermore interactive ways. The sheer mention of the next big tech craze can capture the imaginations of stakeholders; wanting to be part of these impressive frontiers. But will technology alone attract the admiration of Gen Z?

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Dan Ridge
Charitable giving and young modern-day activists

Bond & Coyne is a multi-award-winning brand design agency and I'm very excited to have joined such a forward-looking company. After 5 years heading up the Design team at Comic Relief, delivering two of the UK's largest fundraising campaigns in Red Nose Day and Sport Relief, I'm keen to combine my knowledge of the charitable sector with Bond & Coyne's innovative and strategic prowess.

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Dan Ridge
Bond&Coyne wins a D&AD Pencil

We are proud to have won a D&AD Pencil last night for our work on branding Kingston University's Kingston School of Art and the one-word-per page publication 'Ideas Emerge Here' designed to launch the new brand and celebrate creativity. 

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Comic Relief’s Head of Design joins Bond&Coyne

The previous Head of Design at Comic Relief, Dan Ridge, has joined Bond & Coyne as Campaign Director. Dan will help us to plan and deliver strategic campaigns that enable our clients to connect with audiences, promote causes or share expertise...and we are very proud to have him on the team.

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Shortlisted for Drum Design Award

Our brand design work for Kingston University has been shortlisted for a Drum Design Award. We are a finalist in the editorial design category for our Kingston School of Art publication 'Ideas Emerge Here' – a bold, one-word-per-page book celebrating creativity.

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Dan Ridge
Harness New Regulations to Increase Donor Dedication

Direct marketing is critical to any charity’s fundraising activities. Each organisation possesses a valuable database of thousands of names, phone numbers, email and house addresses regularly called upon to donate. Soon this may not be possible if all 160,000 UK charities don’t act now to comply with new rules. But it's not all doom and gloom; hidden within the regulations there are valuable opportunities to be found.

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AETHER to feature in the UK’s largest light festival

This Thursday will see the return of the Lumiere Festival in London. The event features the work of leading international artists; illuminating and transforming some of the city's most iconic spaces. We are proud to announce Bond and Coyne's Architecture Associate, Satyajit Das will be showing his AETHER light installation at Central Saint Martins, King's Cross. 

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