From dark Dungeons to the sunny seaside…

CuCo Creative welcomes Merlin Entertainments’ Ellie Cowley as PR Consultant

Bournemouth based marketing agency CuCo has welcomed Ellie Cowley as PR Consultant from family attractions giant Merlin Entertainments.

Second in the world only to Disney, Merlin Entertainments boasts a prestigious portfolio with 87attractions, 6 hotels and 2 holiday villages in 19 different countries across four continents, including Legoland, Alton Towers, Thorpe Park and the London Eye.

PR Manager of Merlins’ Sea Life and Dungeon brands for four years, Ellie joins CuCo with over six years experience in ground level and strategic PR.

Supporting over 39 Sea Life centres and six Dungeons across the globe, including the London Dungeon flagship, Ellie has extensive experience in targeted consumer and trade PR on both regional and national levels.

Ellie says: “It’s a very exciting time to be joining CuCo. The business has grown in such impressive leaps and bounds since it was established by Tony Cook and Christian Cutler in 2008.

“There are lots of marketing agencies around, but CuCo’s people really make it a stand out agency for me. In my experience, good marketing is seeded by creative ideas implemented suitably and strategically, and in this respect the CuCo team are on another level entirely. I’m looking forward to taking on some unusual PR challenges with them.”

Christian Cutler, Creative Director of CuCo, said: “We’re delighted Ellie has joined us. She brings to the company a great wealth of PR experience and has a sensational track record in media coverage. She won’t mind me saying she’s also quite a character so our clients will have great fun working with her.”

CuCo provides a full range of communication and marketing services to established businesses, consumer brands and start-up companies.