Yearly Archives: 2011

Santa’s Little Helpers

Jingle bells have well and truly been ringing this year, with the Fever elves spreading Christmas cheer way back in July when we were still clinging onto the idea of summer. Read more…

Fever hits the red carpet… at The Bostocks 2011!

It’s been a fantastic year for awards at Fever, but what better way to cap it off than with the most prestigious ceremony of them all – the Bostocks 2011! Read more…

There is only … One Direction!

This week, the lucky Feverettes got to spend the day with everyone’s favourite boy-band One Direction! Read more…

Olly Murs sets @AmazonMusicUK on fire!

One lucky Feverite got to spend an otherwise gloomy Tuesday morning with chart-topping singer, Xtra Factor host and all round cheeky chappy Olly Murs. Why? To give his army of fans the chance to delve deep in to his world as he took over the Amazon Music Twitter feed for an hour. Read more…

Nelson Bostock Group is PRCA Large Agency of the Year!

A fantastic year for Fever was topped off in style last night when Nelson Bostock Group picked up the big one – Large Agency of the Year – at the 2011 PRCA Awards. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Team Fever

Sweet Dreams Are Made Of This!

The Fever team have been catching up on their zzz’s and are now experts on all things sleep-related following the successful launch of the brand new product, Zeo Sleep Manager last month. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Launches

Fever takes on the cold with the Nordics launch of BBC iPlayer

The Fever team came over all European again this month with the launch of the BBC’s hugely popular iPlayer service across Finland, Sweden and Denmark. Read more…

Fever Chills with Canon at the Freeze Festival

So the dark winter nights may have replaced the beaches, BBQs and sunburnt skin of Summer, but who cares? It’s ski and snowboard season! And that’s exactly the theme the Canon team picked to launch the amazing Canon PowerShot SX40 HS – a beautiful new camera with a massive 35x zoom. Read more…

Fever does Fright Night!

It’s All Hallows Eve, so last week the Fever team took the chance to embrace their darker side and indulge in a bit of carving… pumpkin carving!  From scary faces to more intricate designs we created a collection of pumpkins any witch, ghost or ghoul would be proud of. Read more…
Category: Fever Play, Team Fever

Fever Scoops Highly Commended Accolade at PR Week Awards

There were a few bleary eyes in the office today as we recovered from last night’s PR Week Awards. The much anticipated night in the PR industry calendar saw the great and the good of the UK’s PR community donning their glad rags and heading down to Grosvenor House on Park Lane. Read more…

Stuff We Like – Barbie, Novels and Orange Peel

Barbie of the Day – Barbie of the Day is dedicated to the ultimate style icon. The girl who never needs to be airbrushed with plastic fantastic looks. The blogger makes a new outfit for Barbie every day and bases it on the current news/celeb agenda, like Beyonce’s baby bump. Read more…
Category: Stuff We Like

Media jet in from around the world as HTC announces HTC Sensation XL With Beats Audio

Technology journalists joined celebrity A-listers, HTC partners, members of the public and HTC fans to make up a crowd of almost 2,000 people all of whom were there to help HTC celebrate the launch of their new smartphone, the HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio, at the Roundhouse in Camden. Read more…

STAR-STUDDED PARTY TO LAUNCH THE HTC SENSATION XL WITH BEATS AUDIO

We’re stocking up on the caffeine here at Fever and Nelson Bostock towers this morning after a late night working on the biggest and best HTC launch party yet!  We’re still buzzing from such a great evening and the team is busy hitting the phones to the media selling in the celebrity pictures as we type…. Read more…

Fever Girls Hit Fashion Week with Canon

September is always blocked booked in every discerning fashionista’s diary. Fashion Week is here again – a time when the great and good of the fashion world make the bi-annual pilgrimage to New York, London, Paris and Milan for the relentless rounds of fashion shows, parties and presentations. Read more…

Teatime at OSPREY HOME

Last week, the Fever team made their way to Hertfordshire to the beautifully located OSPREY HOME to welcome media and bloggers for an introduction to the lifestyle and homeware store, and to meet the man behind it all, Graeme Ellisdon. The event was the first of its kind for OSPREY HOME, and Fever set things off with a bang by securing attendance from seven key interior writers and bloggers including Grazia, The English Home and Style Slicker to name a… Read more…

Harvey Goldsmith Shares His Secrets to a Vintage Year with Penfolds

Last night, the Penfolds team ran the fourth Penfolds Vintage Years event, and this time the guest speaker was none other than legendary music promoter, Harvey Goldsmith. Read more…

Come Dine With Fever!

It’s been a hard working year so far, so to celebrate we were picked up from Fever HQ and were whisked off to a glam kitchen in a secret London location for the Nelson Bostock and Fever Summer Bash! Read more…

Penfolds Vintage Years Presents Harvey Goldsmith…

We’re thrilled to be able to reveal that the speaker for the fourth event in the Penfolds Vintage Years series is the successful and legendary music promoter and organiser, Harvey Goldsmith. Speaking at The Hospital Club on September 13th,  he will share the secrets of his success and reveal his own personal vintage year, 1985. Read more…

Lovely Jubbly… Celebs Turn Out to Celebrate the Launch of the Gold Nelson Mandela House

Following on from yesterday’s antics, last night Fever played host to a star-studded party to celebrate Only Fools and Horses’ 30th anniversary, and officially open the doors to Nelson Mandela House. Read more…

Mange Tout, Rodney, Mange Tout: Only Fools and Horses returns to Peckham!

After what has seemed like an eternity of planning and secret dashes to Peckham, we’re proud as punch to announce our latest campaign… Gold Nelson Mandela House! Read more…

Fever hits the festivals with ZingZillas!

Not content with being a busy bunch over at Fever Towers, we’ve also been out movin’ and groovin’ with none other than kids rock band, ZingZillas! The fab foursome that is Zak, Panzee, Tang and Drum have been working the festival scene this summer – including a headline appearance at the Glastonbury Kidz Field and Camp Bestival – and we’ve been with them every step of the way. Read more…

Fever Rocks Around the Clock!

It’s been a busy few months and it was time to let our hair down. So last week saw teams Fever and Things With Wings head out to Bumpkin in Notting Hill for a well-deserved agency night out. Read more…
Category: Fever Play, Team Fever

Toby Flood teams up with Toshiba and Fever

To celebrate the launch of Toshiba’s ‘Convert Points into Pounds‘ promotion, Fever teamed up with rugby superstar Toby Flood at a special media event held at Richmond Rugby Club. Read more…

In The Fast Lane With Lewis Hamilton

Fever has been living life in the fast lane recently with Lewis Hamilton – oh it’s a hard life isn’t it! The Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy in Brooklands, Surrey has hit its 2-year milestone and what better way to celebrate than with a visit from the Academy’s ambassador and all-round driving idol, Lewis Hamilton. Since launching two years ago, the prestigious Driving Academy has produced some seriously impressive first-time pass rate results of 78% Vs. the 48% national average. Now that’s… Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work, Spotted

The Canon Team Spread Some Christmas Cheer

 For most people Christmas comes but once a year. But for the lucky worker elves at Fever, Christmas lasts six months – kicking off in July with a season of festive media tours for one of our favourite clients, Canon. Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work

Pan-European Media Go Behind The Scenes of the HTC Design Process

As part of our work for HTC we’ve been co-ordinating and delivering a pan-European media tour to visit the design office at One&Co in San Francisco and also the innovation centre at HTC HQ in Seattle. The objective of the tour was to take lifestyle journalists from across Europe to the heart of the HTC design process which is all about people-centric innovation. Read more…
Category: Fever Work

Merry Christmas

 Here at Fever, we have already begun thinking about what we want for Christmas as we held the fourth annual Amazon Christmas Wish List event; showcasing the great product selection available this Christmas all at the click of a button. Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work

Fever goes global with BBC iPlayer

On 27th July, the Fever and Nelson Bostock Communications teams launched the new global BBC iPlayer app to Western Europe. A carefully targeted group of key international journalists from Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Spain and Switzerland came from far and wide to see an exclusive demo of the new iPad app. Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work, Launches

Fever is on the shortlist…

We’re cracking opening the bubbly again at Fever – we’re in PR so honestly don’t usually need an excuse! But this time, there’s a pretty good reason – we’ve just heard we’ve made it to the shortlist for the PR Week New Consultancy of the Year Award. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Team Fever

The Ride of Your Life with HTC Detour

Team HTC has been hard at work this month, spreading the ‘HTC Detour’ word – a short cycling film designed to encourage people to get on their bikes and explore their local surroundings in different ways. Read more…

Fever Holds Court With Queen Babs

July 9th saw Fever team members Caroline and Gemma travelling to beautiful Ragley Hall in Warwickshire, for an audience with the national treasure that is Barbara Windsor. Read more…

Fever Gets Down at House Festival

Not letting the rain get in the way of entertaining our lovely clients, Fever took on House Festival to celebrate good music and as much free food and drink than you can shack a Hunter welly at. Read more…

We’re record breakers!

We’re all about winning here. We’d even put that infamous American with ‘tiger blood’ to shame and when a Guinness World Record came knocking at Fever’s door, Dan Wong and Hannah Ashley knew exactly what to do. Read more…
Category: Fever Play, Team Fever

We’re a Top 10 Digital PR Consultancy!

We’re celebrating again. This time it’s because Nelson Bostock Group has been ranked 8th  in the PR Week Top 50 Digital PR Consultancies league table. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Team Fever

The Future Looks smart…

Earlier this month, smart asked you to Tweet your visions for the future, and you did…in your hundreds! The 140-character suggestions were beautifully sketched out on to the car of the future, the smart fortwo electric drive, by illustrator Johanna Basford. As Johanna added her drawings to the car, followers could watch the artwork unfold on a live web stream, hosted on the smart urban stage website. Read more…

Fever Gets ‘Zammechat’ With Kubrick

It’s been a radosty raz at Fever this week, as one of our favourite and most zammechat sinnys is celebrating its 40th anniversary. For those of you that don’t speak Nadsat, the Russian/Cockney slang favoured by the Droogs in Stanley Kubrick’s seminal masterpiece A Clockwork Orange, we’ll explain a little more… Read more…

Lauren Laverne and Jo Whiley get smart

Last week, the smart team launched the smart urban stage and Future Minds Exhibition on London’s thriving Southbank. The smart urban stage is an international touring pop-up exhibition, showcasing forward-thinking ideas and innovations which reflect the future of the city. Read more…

smart and Fever get Twitter-arty!

The smart team here at Fever Towers have been hard at work preparing for the launch of the smart urban stage, a pop-up showcase for ideas and innovation that will shape lives in cities in the future. To kick off the activity, smart has been inviting the public (both yesterday & today) to take part in a unique twitterarty project! Read more…

Crafty Capers at The Make Lounge with Canon

Crafting has never been cooler and it just so happens that one of our coolest clients, Canon, has a very trendy trick up its sleeve in the form of a free crafting website – Creative Park. So to showcase this veritable treasure chest of creative potential, we joined forces with the fabulously stylish Make Lounge – a trendy little crafting boutique in Angel, and invited some of our favourite journalists down to see for themselves just how easy it is… Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work

When in Rome…

Last week, two of the most adventurous members of Fever’s Toshiba team packed their bags and hopped on a jet plane for the sunny sights of Rome, The Eternal City! But with 30 of the country’s finest tech press in tow, this was to be no ordinary city break. Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work, Launches

Luke Johnson Reveals His Vintage Year with Penfolds

This week, after months of preparation, the third Penfolds Vintage Years speaker event took place at The Hospital Club in Covent Garden. Read more…

3D-YES! Fever Helps Amazon.co.uk Celebrate Nintendo Milestone

The Nintendo 3DS, one of the most highly anticipated gaming launches of the year, hit the headlines recently as gamers across the country geared up for the launch of Nintendo’s latest console. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Launches

Have We Got Chews For You…

…April Fools! Team Warner have been busy little bees this week working on an April Fools Day stunt to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Read more…

Fever puts its best foot forward…

With temperatures starting to slowly rise, what better way to get into the summer mood than holding an exclusive event for journalists showcasing the must-have shoes and handbags for the summer season fromJavari.co.uk. Read more…

The Perfect Mix

The Fever team mixed it up last night and descended on The Albannach in Trafalgar Square for an evening of cocktail making to celebrate our recent UK Consultancy of the Year win with the rest of the Nelson Bostock Group. Read more…
Category: Fever Play, Team Fever

3D Glasses? Should’ve Gone To Toshiba…

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Fever’s gadget team, as they built up to Toshiba’s annual product preview event at the rather swanky Grove hotel in Hertfordshire. The event always has something exciting to show off, and this year was no different. Read more…
Category: Events, Fever Work, Launches

In The Mood For Love…

We’re getting in the mood for romance over here at Fever HQ. And to celebrate Valentine’s Day we’ve been creating an office playlist of ‘lurrve’ songs. Read more…
Category: Fever Play, Team Fever

We’re UK Consultancy of the Year!

Champagne corks have been popping at Fever towers this week. As part of the Nelson Bostock Group we have been named UK Consultancy of the Year by The Holmes Report. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Team Fever

Doing our bit for a good cause… Bowel Cancer UK

As part of The Nelson Bostock Group, us Fever lot are encouraged to do our bit for charitable causes and ‘give something back’, with a paid annual ‘Volunteering Day’. Staff members can take this one day in addition to their annual holiday, so whether it’s lending a helping hand to a community project, supporting a local fundraiser, or offering some PR wizardry to a charity of choice – anything goes, providing it’s for a worthwhile cause. Read more…
Category: Fever Work, Team Fever