Independent Agencies are a unique and special group of businesses and people; connected by their independent spirit, ideals and purpose, not simply their service offering. To be independent is something very unique, and very important in today’s evolving creative economy.
While the marketing landscape gets ever more complicated, one fact remains perfectly simple – the best ideas come from independent minds.
And in a world that asks more of businesses and brands than ever before, it’s the risk-takers and the game-changers that are best placed to do work that is impossible to ignore.
These attributes are the DNA of the independent agency community.
Member benefit: Discounted Pricing
Official Social Partner
Founded by Ella McAlpine, Scratched Social will expand your digital presence in the most cost-effective way achieving excellent and demonstrable results. With a network of highly skilled individuals managing all areas of social media management, we can cover all corners of strategy and activation. Services include, Full strategy in-line with your KPIs; Organic Social strategy or account management retainer; Paid Social campaigns built and managed; Influencers sourced and managed; Content filmed and edited; Content created to algorithm-friendly standard; Account communities managed.
Member benefit: Discounted Pricing
Official Creative Partner
Talenthouse connects brands and agencies with the largest on-demand creative collaboration community in the world. With over 4 million members including over 1 million creators in 195 countries, their technology and experienced team enables brands and agencies to access original ideas, concepts, and high-quality branded content – quickly, cost-effectively and at-scale.
Member benefit: Significant Discounts
Official Global Research Partner
Ipsosis a leading global research company specialising in researching Advertising (brand equity and communications); Loyalty (customer and employee relationship management); Marketing (consumer, retail & shopper and healthcare); MediaCT (media and technology), Social & Political Research and Reputation Research.
As our global research partner we work closely with Ipsos to prove and measure the effectiveness of branded content. The BCMA’s proprietary measurement tool is powered by Ipsos MORI and is an essential tool for all organisations with a need to plan and evaluate branded content campaigns. We are working towards ensuring that we have a globally accepted methodology to measure the effectiveness of branded content activity.
Member benefit: Priority Access and Discounts
Official Finance Partner
KM Chartered Accountants have helped business owners with every challenge and opportunity they have faced from simply keeping the lights on and the wolves from the door, through to supporting them in having cash flow surpluses, capital reinvestment availability, growth and then of course eventual successful exit.
Member benefit: Preferential rates
Official Lead-Gen Partner
Demand Exchangehas been created to remove headaches at different stages of the lead generation process.
Our proprietary technology enables you to distribute content across a network of vertical websites that align to your industry. We help you generate opted-in sales leads in a way that complies with increasingly stringent data legislation.
Member benefit: Five Content Features
Official Health & Wellness Partner
Tonic365 help businesses thrive with energetic, engaged and enthusiastic employees. Their team of healthy living experts will help you design and deliver a programme of wellbeing initiatives for your organisation that gets people motivated, and gets results. They help busy people perform at their best every day. Tonic365 is a team of health & wellbeing experts who believe passionately in helping people feel great and perform to the best of their abilities. Tonic365 create healthy, happy individuals living a life of balance.