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Golley Slater Wins Grand Prix at National Marketing Awards


Integrated communications agency Golley Slater, has taken home the top prize at the coveted The Drum Recommends Advertising and Marketing Awards, along with three other major wins.

Golley Slater scooped the reputable Grand Prix award, purely determined on client feedback, for agencies in the 100+ employee category.

The agency also won awards in three other categories – Service Delivery, Promotional Marketing and Data. Designed to recognise the UK’s top agencies, the Drum Recommends is the only awards programme of its kind, judging entries solely on client ratings which are listed on

The awards are open to all members of The Drum Recommends, who invite their clients to rate and recommend them on their communications and marketing services.

Operating internationally, nationally and locally with offices in Cardiff, Cirencester Leeds and London, Golley Slater, which is part of global network ICOM, has expertise in consumer, business and public sectors with clients ranging from Coca Cola to Bosch and Welsh Government.

The agency offers, a full range of marketing services including advertising, branding, media planning and buying, data, insight, analytics, telephony, design, shopper marketing, digital marketing, public relations, social media and content creation.

Clients recommended Golley Slater as,

“an excellent agency to work with… highly experienced with an unmatched knowledge of the media landscape… If an agency aims to be an extension of a client team, then Golley Slater achieves this.”

 The agency was also described as,

 “great to work with, their strategic thinking and developing and implementing campaigns are proactive and very creative – working alongside their customer to get the most effective results.”

Will Meredith, Media Director at Golley Slater, said:

 “We’re delighted to win four awards at The Drum Recommends this year including the Grand Prix.

“These wins are a testament to the hard work and dedication of our staff, whose creative talents and client service skills are pivotal to the success of the agency and of course to our clients who trust us to support them in achieving their goals.”

“Being recognised by our clients gives a huge boost, inspiring us to continue our mission in creating exceptional work with meaningful results.”