John Ayling & Associates

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JAA is the UK’s original independent media agency. Our strategic, creative media thinking drives growth for our clients’ businesses in an ever-changing and fast paced world.



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Bord Bia UK

By John Ayling & Associates

Bord Bia UK has re-launched its grass-fed Irish beef TV campaign. The 'It’s All Right Here’ ad is currently being aired across high-profile ITV breakfast shows. Print activity in Sainsbury’s and Tesco magazine will supplement the TV asset.

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Good Boy

By John Ayling & Associates

Good Boy, the UK's number 1 dog treat brand, is launching with an integrated campaign across TV, You Tube and social, namely Instagram and Facebook in the run up to Christmas. The creative was produced by Dog, Cat and Mouse and focuses on rewarding our canine best friends.

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Cats Protection

By John Ayling & Associates

In order to reach a younger target audience Cats Protection's new social media campaign is working exclusively with TikTok. The 'A day in a life...' content features TikTok's donation button and has reached 46,000 views in its first weekend alone.

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Whitworths

By John Ayling & Associates

Whitworths’ new TV ad campaign delivers the brand’s Good by Nature proposition repositioning the brand into the healthier snacking and eating category. Whitworths has increased its brand investment by seven times y-o-y to produce the TV ad. The 60" & 30" spots will air on ITV.

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Loake

By John Ayling & Associates

Loake wanted to target a younger, edgier audience for their heat-sealed range. We activated a full funnel campaign to build awareness and drive sales. Press in male fashion titles such as GQ and Esquire as well as paid social are being used alongside influencer marketing.

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Harlequin

By John Ayling & Associates

Sanderson Design Group is launching its first ever TV campaign for its iconic Harlequin interiors brand this week. The confident 10 second TV spot, created by EveryFriday, will launch on Channel 4, More4 and HGTV with high profile spots in Changing Rooms and Love It or List It.

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Palmer's

By John Ayling & Associates

Skincare brand Palmer's has signed up to sponsor E4 reality show, Married at First Sight UK. The sponsorship will launch around the new series on E4 and All 4.The show will allow Palmer’s to showcase the breadth of their product offering to a young, female audience.

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Sanderson

By John Ayling & Associates

The Very Sanderson campaign, fronted by England Rugby star, Maro Itoje, will be showcased in a range of iconic publications including FT Weekend and Vogue. Social media will run in conjunction with Sky AdVance to target audiences interested in both rugby and interior design.

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Trades Careers

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA is launching Trades Careers first ever TV campaign. The brand has historically focused on paid search but is testing TV this summer to drive online lead generation.

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Old Jamaica

By John Ayling & Associates

Old Jamaica is bringing the Sunshine Vibe and carnival spirit to TV screens following a £1.5 million investment in a brand-new campaign. It kicks off on Channel 4, and takes in the All4 platform, E4, 4OD, Film4 and More4, as well as social and digital. Creative: WAA Chosen

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National Zakat Foundation

By John Ayling & Associates

We worked with the NZF to encourage online donations. The campaign could only be active during Ramadan so dynamic display creatives were used. This meant that the image and text within the display creative were consistently optimising to the most efficient combination.

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Mental Health Foundation

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA is working with the Mental Health Foundation to plan and buy their largest media campaign to date across outdoor, print and digital. Our goal is to raise awareness of mental health issues, tackle stigma and most importantly promote the MHF’s valuable resources.

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Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC)

By John Ayling & Associates

Covid-19 is spiralling out of control in India, with the health system unable to cope. JAA's rapid response planning and buying across TV, press and digital will deliver awareness and vital funds to provide medical supplies, treatment facilities and logistical support.

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PXG GEN 4

By John Ayling & Associates

To promote sales of PXG’s new club range, we planned a TV campaign to run in live golf events. We used the prestigious Masters tournament as the launch spots as this coincided with golf clubs in England reopening.

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Palmer's

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA has brought Palmer’s, known for its iconic Cocoa Butter Formula, and ITV together for the sponsorship of season 28 of TOWIE. The audience profile is a great fit for the brand, with TOWIE seeing excellent viewing figures and having such an engaged social following.

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Ginsters

By John Ayling & Associates

Following a successful return to TV for Ginsters last year, JAA is running 30” and 10” creatives. We'll be promoting Cornish Pasty’s and the highly popular, vegan, Moroccan Vegetable Pasty across TV, Broadcaster VOD and YouTube – kicking off in Unforgotten on ITV1 at 2130 tonight

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Diabetes UK

By John Ayling & Associates

Diabetes UK’s, YouCan campaign, gives those with type 2 diabetes access to free emails with great recipes, tips and advice. Using the Instant Form function on Facebook we’re on track to drive over 10,000 leads with a month.

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GÜ Puds

By John Ayling & Associates

For Valentine’s Day, GÜ challenged JAA to drive awareness of their limited edition packaging on a restricted budget. Using Global’s integrated solution across radio and outdoor via a competition with Heart we enabled GÜ to 'share the love' across multiple touchpoints.

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RSPB

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA’s role was to deliver mass participation in the UK’s largest 'citizen science' survey of garden wildlife, by engaging new audiences through a multi-phased DRTV strategy. With the ultimate aim of converting participants to membership and increasing voluntary income for RSPB.

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Mind

By John Ayling & Associates

This campaign promotes one of Mind’s key events, 27 27, asking participants to run an impressive 27 miles in 27 days this March. The target audience is students; given the pandemic our approach to media focused on digital, testing Tik Tok, Snapchat, YouTube, Facebook & Instagram

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Garmin

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA launched Garmin’s first smart-watch specifically tailored to gaming - The Garmin INSTINCT Esports Edition - on the home of Esports Twitch. Twitch allowed contextual relevancy, high levels of engagement and significant reach as the platform growth in 2020 was up 83% vs 2019.

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Drinkaware

By John Ayling & Associates

The campaign’s digital assets propose an excuse to drink for each day. We aligned media with creative by dayparting the Facebook campaign and using breakout boxes in the TV listings with an accompanying excuse for the day. TV titles also index highly against our audience.

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Irish Beef

By John Ayling & Associates

With over 50% of Irish beef being exported to the UK, the Irish Food Board were increasingly concerned with the effects of a hard Brexit. JAA created a media campaign to hit the news agenda using TV news programmes and social to highlight the quality and proximity of their beef.

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Garmin Instinct Solar

By John Ayling & Associates

To augment Garmin's Amazon digital advertising strategy, JAA negotiated a sponsorship with Channel 4 for their live international rugby coverage in Autumn 2020 to get to the difficult-to-reach male audience.

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RNIB

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA launched the RNIB Christmas value exchange campaign to persuade people to text donations so that blind children can receive an accessible letter from Santa. The campaign is running on paid social and television in the run up to the festive season.

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Ginsters

By John Ayling & Associates

JAA were briefed to work with Red Brick Road to deliver Ginster's first AV campaign in over five years. The media strategy was to ensure that the creative platform of Cornish natural food values came to life in 'heart warming ' programming environments.

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Cafe Direct

By John Ayling & Associates

Office workers were replacing their daily lattes-to-go with their own domestic coffee brands. JAA identified searches for far-flung exotic destinations were rocketing and persuaded Cafe Direct to advertise their Macchu Pichu brand on social video, linear TV and POS store posters.

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Barking Heads

By John Ayling & Associates

Barking Heads made their TV debut by sponsoring Bake Off: The Professionals on Channel 4. Idents created by Second Home Studios featured animated characters from the packaging Bailey and Byrne. Early results indicate a 35% year-on-year increase in new customers.

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Mind

By John Ayling & Associates

Mind needed to recruit donors fast, in anticipation of increased need for mental health support due to the Covid-19 crisis. We launched a TV and Digital campaign taking advantage of market value. Our deals are super flexible so we can adapt to the campaign performance mid-flight.

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The Royal Voluntary Service

By John Ayling & Associates

We are very proud to help the RVS recruit volunteers to help support the NHS. We used paid search delivering 75% of their targets in less than 12 hours - despite only being briefed 6 hours before the launch . The campaign is supported by paid social and radio.

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APM

By John Ayling & Associates

The Association of Project Management wanted to ignite interest for school leavers and students to consider careers in project management. JAA recommended using Tik Tok and became one of the first agencies to beta-test their self-serve platform delivering outstanding engagements.

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Gü Puds

By John Ayling & Associates

Gü wanted to create buzz around Valentine's so used JAA to create 'Love Notes' campaign on digital OOH and social. Dessert lovers submitted romantic tweets inspired by love song lyrics rhyming with Gü and got their messages broadcast live on the Waterloo Motion.

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The Happy Egg Co

By John Ayling & Associates

The Happy Egg Co needed to showcase how their eggs are strong source of Vitamin D - especially in the dark winter months. JAA partnered with ITV Breakfast to create saliency to shoppers and 'money can't buy' activation to trade category buyers. An eggsellence strategy!

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Barking Heads

By John Ayling & Associates

To build on their distinctive pack assets Barking Heads wanted to introduce their canine 'spokesdog' to advertise their dog food range. Following in the tradition of Fred Bassett and Marmaduke comic strips, JAA recommended newsbrands to bring Bailey to life. Woof!

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World Animal Protection

By John Ayling & Associates

To support World Animal Protection's tactical campaign against Expedia, JAA needed to be agile so bought tactical digital OOH on a very modest budget in micro-locations. This gained earned media value national newspapers delivering a multiple of 40 times the actual media spend.

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YuMove

By John Ayling & Associates

Following a successful regional test, YuMove launched a national TV campaign in September 2019 to raise awareness of canine mobility and how YuMove can help. The last spot coincided with sponsorship of ITV’s For the Love of Dogs which got tails wagging up and down the country.

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RSPCA

By John Ayling & Associates

The RSPCA asked us to help them promote their ‘Stock the Sleigh’ Christmas Appeal proposition, which we launched with success in 2018. In 2019, we developed our media strategy to focus on digital, and this ultimately delivered greater volumes and efficient cash donations YoY.

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Autoglym Lifeshine

By John Ayling & Associates

Autoglym wanted to increase their Lifeshine car paintwork and upholstery protection care sales whilst minimising wastage within a modest budget. JAA used mobile to precision-target car dealers (B2B) and recent car purchasers to upsell to Lifeshine increasing sales by 21.2%.

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Cats Protection

By John Ayling & Associates

Cats Protection wanted to showcase their heart-warming Christmas animation #LibbyLeftBehind. JAA launched the campaign in an exclusive ad breaktakeover in 'Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties' on Channel 4 as well as supporting video views with social, paid search and display.

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Seksy Rocks

By John Ayling & Associates

Seksy Rocks ran across TV, digital and social in December 2019 to drive footfall into national jewellery stores and drive online traffic. The strategy launched using 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here' as way to build rapid awareness in the crucial retail period.

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IG

By John Ayling & Associates

IG wanted to maximise taking advantage of pre-election market volatility. So JAA persuaded City AM to launch City PM as an evening title for one day only prior to the December 2019 General Election outlining how to trade the political volatility exclusively on behalf of IG.