Author Archives: Robin Charney

About Robin Charney

As AAR group's Business Director for Digital, I work with the senior leadership of leading agencies to help them improve their new business and marketing practices I also work with some of the UKs leading brands to help them find and appoint agencies for their Digital work. If you're an agency/consultancy wanting to learn more about what we do or a brand looking for help with either appointing a new agency or evaluating your current agencies, please feel free to get in touch. In addition to the AAR, I produce Collision(@colisn). Collision is a series of London events that brings together Adland and Techville. Its goal is to bring together senior leaders in advertising and start ups to foster more collaboration, conversation and get them hatching evil plans together. www.colisn.com.

A view from the Platform  – Some thoughts on my first year at AAR

  2013 was my first year at the AAR. To be honest with you, I wasn’t sure what to expect when I joined as the Digital Person. What kind of “digital” would clients be looking for? Wasn’t everything  digital by … Continue reading

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Where I would like to eat in 2013

This is just a random list of places I’d like to try this year. If any readers have been to any of these please feel free to leave a comment or a review! Dabbous http://www.dabbous.co.uk/ Pizarro http://www.josepizarro.com/ Duck and Waffle http://duckandwaffle.com/ … Continue reading

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Collision 2.0

  Slightly late to the blog on this one….but we produced our second Collision event in January. Hurrah. After the success of the first one in September 2012 we weren’t sure we’d be able to top it but….we did. Once … Continue reading

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Collision wrap up

So we did it. Our first ever Collision event is under our belts. For those of you not familiar with the event, Collision is a series of provocative, inclusive debates to explore the similarities, dissonances and opportunities between Adland and … Continue reading

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Snog, marry, avoid? – Agencies and tech entrepreneurs.

Snog, marry, avoid? – Agencies and tech entrepreneurs. Over the past months I have been increasingly interested in this question. Should these two communities be working more closely together or do they have nothing to gain from each other. Should … Continue reading

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Egg stories

Here’s a wonderful video on what eggs can teach us about stories.    

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Tasting notes on The Oyster Shed

As this blog is entitled “tasting notes” I feel I can add the occasional restaurant review in addition to my thoughts on digital marketing. In fact, my thoughts on many restaurants is much informed by my views on digital marketing…Seth … Continue reading

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