PHWT said it was looking at increasing its representation in China and the Middle East in the next year.
It shows that PHWT is forward thinking and is not afraid to challenge traditional agency conventions and they have also given me a clear career path to follow.
PHWT, which was set up in 1985, specialises in multi-market, multi-language communications.
Low budget Silver: PHWT
(Martin Green) Title: Half Century Birthday Invitation
The best item of self promotion award is in the sights of PHWT
which is also seeking the low budget award.
Consequently, PHWT was asked by the Marketing department at Sandwell to create a device that could be sent to potential sponsors to raise awareness of the show and its potential opportunities for commercial brands.
The PHWT 'Frisbee' mailer was sent to 100 target companies identified by the Council, and although results are still coming in, so far they have confirmed interest from at least one major national brand in sponsoring the 2004 event.
The PHWT creative team of Steve Price (designer) and Richard Elwell (copy), started work on the mailers in June, and they went out in July and August.
PHWT is the result of last year's takeover by Leamington-based Palmer Hargreaves Mint of the Birmingham agency Wallis Tomlinson, after which the combined firm was supposed to move into WT's premises in the Jewellery Quarter.
From left, Jon Harrison, creative director PHW; Richard Paremain, CSD and Mick Stoves, managing director PHWT
Travel West Midlands, main operator of stage carriage buses in the region, has given PHWT
the six-figure account to handle its advertising.