For anyone working in a new agency or starting a freelance role, getting lunch, meeting people and grabbing something from a cool shop nearby can be tricky. That’s where our ‘Best Places’ series comes in. We have interviewed staff from agencies across the country to provide you with insider knowledge and today we are looking at the Best Places near Billington Cartmell.
Billington Cartmell is an award winning independent integrated marketing agency with over 160 people in the team and they’re still growing. They help to drive ideas, create strategies and develop customer relationships to a high standard. Their catchphrase sums up their work perfectly: “We make brands matter”.
They work on high profile brands such as Carlsberg, GSK, Coi, Veolia, Kraft Foods, Morrison’s, Nestle and Unilever. dns information . For these clients they create successful campaigns across direct, digital, promotional, experiential and relationship marketing. The agency celebrates its 20th year, winning Marketing Magazine’s highly acclaimed ‘Agency of the Year’ Award for the third time.
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We asked Guiseppina Chown (Senior HR Advisor) for her favourite places near Billington Cartmell.
Guiseppina, where is the Best Place to grab a coffee and why?
Del’Aziz: next door to the agency and they have amazing cakes.
And where is the Best Place to grab a pint/glass of vino? Why?
The Cock & Hen: it’s a proper pub with an open fire for the winter and a beer garden in summer.
In your opinion, where is the Best Place to have a sit down lunch?
There are so many places to eat around here, I can’t decide. If pushed I would choose My Dining Room.
And the Best Place to have a sandwich/wrap?
Union Market: fresh produce and a good deli.
Top places to shop?
Anywhere along the Fulham Road, something for everyone.
What’s the best kept secret near Billington Cartmell?
The BCL Bar and it wouldn’t be a secret if I told you!
Can you recommend something a bit different?
Dance Attic: offers a variety of classes to keep you active and is great for celeb spotting.
And lastly, what is the Best Place for a big night out?
The Elk: usually find someone from work in there and they have a lot of happy hours!
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