Zeno Blog

Influencers, Sundance and the Best. Donut. Ever.

I recently took a trip to a little ole’ event. Perhaps you’ve heard of it? The sophisticated call it Sundance Film Festival. I call it the coldest, raddest amalgamation of Bravo-lebrities, brand activations and creative talent that ever was. I was on the ground with Zeno client Kia Motors America to support activity taking place… Read More

Get Acquainted with Chinese New Year, Again

The whole nation is on the move. Factories and schools are shut down. Don’t even try to talk about genius ideas with your business partners, as all you will get are email bouncebacks along with a “Can’t we wait?” emoji (I’m sure they’ve got one). Yes, it’s that time again. Happy Chinese New Year! One… Read More

Tristan Boomerangs Back to Monkeys

Tristan Pineiro is to rejoin 3 Monkeys | Zeno to be co-head of its burgeoning consumer & brand practice alongside Anna Speight, with a remit to build on the existing strong client portfolio and capabilities, drawing on his global experience. He rejoins from Grayling, where as as MD of Consumer Brands in the UK he pitched, won and led… Read More

Zeno Group names first global Chief Operating Officer

On the heels of its recent acquisition of Three Monkeys Communications in the UK and continued growth across the Americas and Asia, Zeno Group has appointed Nancy Ruscheinski as its first global Chief Operating Officer, effective today. A 28-year veteran of Edelman, Zeno’s sister agency under DJE Holdings, Ruscheinski joins Zeno in a role designed to be… Read More

On Culture, Croissants and Crates

“We do that too.” Four very simple but often very important words as companies come together, and words that I’ve been hearing a lot in the past few days. It has been a strange but exciting time. Having announced the marriage of Zeno and 3 Monkeys to create 3 Monkeys | Zeno in the UK… Read More

Fearless. Global. Challenger.

Simply put: what a day. A very big day for Zeno and 3 Monkeys. 3 Monkeys | Zeno  – the UK Zenoids join the ‘jungle’ and the Monkeys go green.  Angie Moxham and I met about a year ago. Certainly her reputation – and that of the agency she has so masterfully built – preceded… Read More

3 Monkeys | Zeno. Fearless. Global. Challenger.

Bloody Nora this is a big day!     Talk about excitement and adrenalin; cuddles and cheers; past fond memories; and future dreams.  A veritable cornucopia of emotions and just #sayin’ totes appropriate given that, in just over a week’s time, we move into the Year of the Monkey.   13 years ago on 27th May,… Read More

Zeno Group Acquires 3 Monkeys Communications

Mid-Sized Global Challenger Adds Significant Scale to Further Accelerate Growth and Capabilities Zeno Group, the global integrated communications agency, today announced that it has acquired 3 Monkeys Communications, one of the UK’s leading independent communications consultancies. The acquisition positions Zeno as a uniquely mid-sized global, independent agency, and enables 3 Monkeys to export its special… Read More

The Human Side of CES

She’s wordly, inspiring and larger than life At Zeno, we put every brand, client and communications challenge through an important – and we think unique – lens. We look at the brand’s HUMAN characteristics. I recently attended CES 2016 on behalf of one of our North American clients, and while much is written about the… Read More

Miracle-Gro Magic at the Tournament of Roses

Magical.  I went to the Rose Bowl about 25 years ago (I was 10…) when I was a young Hawkeye to watch Iowa play…then I was lucky enough to go again this year.  Although I missed the game, and no longer admit I went to Iowa – I saw something pretty magical, the “Making of… Read More