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Brainlabs is Europe’s 4th fastest-growing company!

So…we’re the 4th fastest growing company in Europe.
Pretty bonkers! First we were (first) on the Deloitte Tech Track Fast 50 for the UK, but this is growth on a continental stage!

CEO and our Supreme Leader Dan Gilbert has purportedly said: ‘I hate to sound like a broken record, but we just love growing, it feels great. It’s all in no small […]

“This is your year, Brainlabs.”

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“This is your year, Brainlabs.”
— Me, just now

So, 2016 is over. Before we start singing what we think are the words to Auld Lang Syne, let’s have a look back at a rather eventful year. 

 

This image perhaps sums up the general opinion of 2016 for the UK: lots of famous people and things are sadly no longer around — the toughest […]

Brainlabs #1 in Deloitte Tech Track Fast 50

 

Congratulations to @Brainlabs on taking the 2016 #Tech #UKFast50 awards top spot! pic.twitter.com/867sPVVe4i
— Technology Fast50 UK (@TechFast50) 17 November 2016

Yet another amazing evening for Brainlabs! After picking up the highly prestigious Agency of the Year award at the Masters of Marketing, we’ve now been listed as number one on the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 program, celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship amongst […]

Testing, testing, 123

We’ve made no secret about our obsession with testing — it’s a process at the heart of the Brainlabs methodology and we test, test, and keep on testing to optimise our clients’ marketing campaigns as scientifically as possible.

It should come as no surprise, then, that we’re conducting a series of events in conjunction with conversion optimisation agency Conversion, entirely devoted […]

Free Brainlabs Smoothies in Oxford

Frozen fruit? Check.
Bicycle-powered blenders? Check.
Award-winning digital agency? … Double-check.
Smart, smoothie-loving potential new recruits? TBC.

Yep, Oxford students, we’ve got everything else ready and now all we’re waiting for is you. We’ll be on Radcliffe Square from 8:30AM ready to get blending. We’ve heard the early bird drinks the smoothies so that’s why we’re starting so early, but arts students fear not, […]

Benevolent Baking at Brainlabs

At Brainlabs we love both cake and charity — so we were thrilled when the recent Macmillan Coffee Morning gave us the opportunity to combine the two by baking, and then eating, lots of wonderful cake, all while raising money for a fantastic cause.

 

Resident baking expert Zach led a crack team of intrepid sugar elves, with a kitchen management style akin […]

Brainlabs is Agency Of The Year!

Up against some huge independent and network agencies, Brainlabs has won the Agency of the year award at the Masters of Marketing.
 

 

The Masters of Marketing and subsequent Festival of Marketing are among the largest and most important marketing events in the calendar, with the biggest advertisers and top agencies in the country attending both over three days. Over 200 speakers were present at the Festival, […]

The Brainlabs Summer Fete

The inaugural Brainlabs Summer Fete was an event for the Brainlabs history books. From uncertain and tempestuous beginnings, quite literally in the form of a massive cloudburst, was born an unforgettable and, importantly, sun-blessed party. Clients, Brainboxes, and friends enjoyed a plethora of activities including a bouncy castle, sumo suits, musical and magical entertainment, all alongside some fairly questionable facepaint. […]

Best Large PPC Agency in Europe

 

Ooh la la – ‘ave you ‘eard the news? Yesterday ten Brainboxes headed under the channel to Paris in the hope of winning a couple of European search awards – and they were not disappointed. By the end of the night, Brainlabs were the gagnants (that’d be French for winners) of two prestigious awards. First, amid much jubilation, we won […]

Shortlisted for Seven European Search Awards

After last year’s success in Berlin…

…we are thrilled to have been shortlisted for no fewer than seven awards at the prestigious European Search Awards. No strangers to these illustrious events with their quirky photo booths, free beer, intriguing interpretations of ‘smart/casual’, furtive glances at the competition’s tables across the room, willing them to fail and us to succeed, we’re very […]