Team AMBITIOUS has been putting the PR sparkle into a festive campaign for The National Arboretum at Westonbirt this month – launching a new Enchanted Woodland Christmas Trail for 2019. Westonbirt Arboretum asked AMBITIOUS to help raise awareness of their new illuminated trail for 2019 complete with an enchanted walk of light projections, interactive displays […]
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About Lis Anderson
Experienced PR communications consultant helping ambitious brands, businesses and organisations succeed. Online, offline and everything in-between.
Co-founder of AMBITIOUS, winners of Best PR Agency at The Drum's RAR Awards 2018 & 2019.
Board Director at Bristol Media, one of the UK's largest creative networks.
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We’re looking for a new team member at AMBITIOUS. So, if you’re looking for a change then see what we’ve got to offer … Are you looking for an opportunity to join a multi-award winning PR agency where you can accelerate your career? Motivated by B2B, trade & corporate PR? Or, seeking the chance to […]
Axes at the ready at Team AMBITIOUS this autumn as we’ll be warming up our slinging techniques. We’ve been appointed by Whistle Punks Urban Axe Throwing to support the opening of its fourth UK and largest venue to date in Bristol with PR led marketing. Founded in 2016, Whistle Punks is the first brand to bring […]
Continuing to build on our digital service offering at AMBITIOUS, we’re really excited to announce the roll out of our new social media training programme created to help companies promote their brand or business through their workforce – the Employee Advocacy Social Media Workshop. What is Employee Advocacy? Termed ‘Employee Advocacy’, the concept essentially means […]
20 years ago, Seth Godin wrote ‘Permission Marketing’, setting out his hopes for the future of advertising. He believed that the digital revolution would make advertising personal and relevant and, as a result, anticipated and welcome. “But this idea that you only get shown advertising that interests you has all gone up in smoke – […]
We read a lot about the downsides (or should that be ‘the dark side’?) of social media. Trolling, offensive and prejudiced comments, the stresses of ‘Insta perfection’, negative impacts on young people’s mental health and self-esteem, and much, much more. You don’t have to look far to find evidence to back up these claims either. […]
Automation is creeping its way into most aspects of our lives – if there’s a problem, let’s look to robotics, AI or machine learning to fix it. Take writing. It’s a skill that children spend a huge proportion of their school day mastering, and yet endless programmes exist to wipe out grammatical errors and rewrite […]
Balloons are filling the Bristol skyline so it must be August! Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is just one of the many things that our PR agency is getting excited about. So here’s our hot picks of things we’ll be going to during this last summer month… Mel: “I have always loved reading and writing is […]
The CIPR PRide Awards shortlist is out (South of England and Channel Islands) and we’re made up about being shortlisted in the Best Integrated Campaign and Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy categories. We’ve been delivering some great results for our clients this year, on top of a period of planned growth for Team AMBITIOUS. So making it […]
In a time where society is obsessed with common sense and expertise, it’s important that we embrace the creative revolution and find our unique wonkiness. This week, AMBITIOUS attended Bristol Media’s ‘You’re Beautiful Wonkiness’ vision keynote event with artist, philosopher and TEDx speaker Steve Chapman to hear all about the rise of the outsider and […]
Digital Cities Bristol has begun! #digicities #bristol Later today, our Director Lis and Junior Content Executive Izzy will be talking at @Bristol_Media's session: 'How to get your dream job' alongside @Oakwood_Agency & @ADLIBRecruit & @BBCAcademy. Who is attending? pic.twitter.com/UUW1miOGHX
Last night Evie attended the @EvoNetworking January Evening Meal at @HarveyNichols Bristol for a night of networking and delicious food 🥂 #bristolbusiness #networking #bristolevents pic.twitter.com/KnJnrQmFSm
“Emotion persuades people far more than rationality!” - Nick Barthram, founder & strategy director, @FirehausUK A brilliant afternoon with @Bristol_Media learning about how some of the most fundamental principles of marketing are often overlooked. #pragency #digitalmarketing pic.twitter.com/SeBMI5WHgp
After their sell-out talk at the @BSSW2019, Evie & Hannah, #socialmedia wizards at AMBITIOUS, will be delivering their '10 Things Your Business Needs to do on Social Media' seminar at @EvoNetworking at the end of the month. Tickets 🎟: bit.ly/2GcTGk5 #bristolbusiness pic.twitter.com/ZJB5vaKK5q