16 September 2015

Tamar win Silver: Digital Agency of the Year 2015

Yesterday was a pretty big day for us here at Tamar. After our successful Social Media Week event, ‘Be a Better Blogger’ we headed across town to the third annual awards ceremony for the Online Retail Awards, where we had a handful of nominations. We were extremely proud to have been shortlisted, both for our client campaigns for Barchester Healthcare …

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16 June 2015

Twenty Memories of Twenty Years

There have been awards, events, parties and successes, but one of the best parts of Tamar has always been the people, (the dogs), characters and the friendships made. So forgive us as we indulge in a few memories… 20. Henry’s Interview Just over 10 years ago Henry (yes 10 years!) came for his first interview at Tamar, where Neil Jackson said to …

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6 September 2013

Tamar and Halfords win at Online Retail Awards

Yesterday was a great day for the Tamar team, as it saw us adding another trophy to our burgeoning cabinet of awards and achievements. The annual Online Retail Awards were taking place in swanky Kensington, and Tamar were nominated for not one, not two but three awards. As well as the winning nomination for Halfords, Tamar clients sk:n were also …

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20 June 2013

Digital Milestones – The interactive timeline!

Now that our ‘Digital Milestones’ report is finished and published, I wanted to take a moment to share another very cool project we’ve put together to coincide with the report. As the report was originally intended to coincide with Tamar’s 18th birthday, I asked our excellent design team to put together an interactive timeline / microsite to showcase some of …

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18 June 2013

Imagine a world without Google…

As you will probably have seen by now, the Number 1 spot in our 18 years ‘Digital Milestones’ white paper (read the full report here, or our blog about the top 10 here) was taken by – no surprises for guessing – the launch of Google. Beating Facebook, Web 2.0, Twitter, the iPhone and more, the launch of the world’s …

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31 May 2013

Project 18 Countdown – Celebrating 18 Years in Digital

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few weeks, you can’t have failed to notice that Tamar are gearing up to celebrate a pretty big milestone – we’re turning 18! Yes, that’s right, almost 18 years ago Tamar was created by our CEO and founder Tanya Goodin (who still owns and runs the business today!) and we’re …

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21 May 2013

Pets at Work: The interviews. Part 6 – Boe

Meet the incredibly cute micropig  Boe, from Kew Little Pigs. Kew Little Pigs: Boe 1. What is your favourite part of the office? The sofa 2. What is your best trick? I can walk on the lead and I’m learning to sit. 3. What advice would you give to other office pets? Take advantage of everyone! 4. What is your …

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20 May 2013

Tamar: Pets at work put their best paw forward

Over the last week Tamar have been emphasising the benefits of office pets, but we also want to talk about the great things they do outside of the office! Yesterday our office dogs, Oli & Molly, embarked on their debut charitable act – ‘Best Paw Forward’ for Cancer Research and raised a very respectable £310! Here’s what the naughty twosome got up to on their walk down Thames Path: Upon …

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20 May 2013

Pets at Work: The interviews. Part 6 – Keith

Meet Office Shoes office dog, Keith. Office Shoes: Keith 1. What is your favourite part of the office? Under my Mum’s desk on a fluffy blanket she keeps there for me. 2. What is your best trick? I like rolling over best, but I can jump pretty high these days too. 3. What advice would you give to other office …

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17 May 2013

Pets at Work: The interviews. Part 5 – Shorty

Introducing The office dog at Parker Williams Design – Shorty. Parker Williams Design: Shorty 1. What is your favourite part of the office? Laying in the sun, as it comes through the windows. If I’m lucky people will stop and play with me. 2. What is your best trick? Don’t do tricks but I’ll shake anyone’s hand for some ham. 3. What …

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