Think is the leading independent publishing agency, specialising in creating effective communications strategies for membership organisations. Founded in 1999, with offices in London and Glasgow, we produce multi-platform content for more than 40 organisations.
At Think we understand membership organisations, and we have a proven track record of delivering award-winning content on their behalf in print and online.
We’re a full-service agency that recognises every membership association has similar challenges, but different needs, and our clients can pick and choose from our menu of services as they wish. For some clients, we handle the entire publishing process, but some wish to keep editorial or advertising sales in-house; the choice is yours.
Every recommendation is underpinned by our own Re:member research into trends in membership communications. This research informs our thinking – and industry best practice.
At Think we work with more membership organisations than any other agency. Please look at our website for some examples of our recent work in print, online and video.
Abacus is an award-winning Software as a Service (SaaS) provider with unique proprietary Customer Data Platform (CDP) and Digital eXperience Platform (DXP) offerings. We help brands and communities improve revenue and engagement with personalised digital experiences and offers.
With over 20 years of experience enabling digital transformation, our specialist platforms and services manage digital content, websites, paywalls and subscription bureaux provide sophisticated Single Customer View and membership engagement functionality for major professional institutions and brands.
Our platforms provide our clients with:
- actionable insight through a multi-channel Single Customer View
- GDPR-compliant personalisation with consent
- flexible interoperable digital UX
Webvision Cloud is a GDPR-compliant Digital eXperience Platform, comprising a professional mobile-friendly website, an enterprise-class CMS and a market-leading audience engagement database – all in the cloud. The hierarchical preference centre (Compliance Hub) keeps track of all interactions with your customers so that your organisation can demonstrated lawful consent and ongoing engagement (for legitimate interest).
ADvance is our award winning SaaS customer data platform (CDP), comprising a GDPR-compliant multichannel single customer view, customer identity & access management (CIAM) and e-commerce system in one. Combining data from multiple sources allows powerful insights and segmentation to drive dynamically personalised offers and experiences, improving customer engagement and propensity to buy.
Case Studies/Clients: Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Pharmaceutical Society, The Law Society, IOP Publishing, Chartered Institute of Housing, Royal Society of Chemistry and the British Film Institute.
CPL is a leading content agency with a focus on membership communications. We create inspiring content that helps membership bodies tell stories and create a feeling of belonging with their community, whatever the channel. Our team of 50+ includes editors, designers, digital developers, videographers, journalists, as well as a media sales team.
If you’re grappling with how best to communicate with your current or potential members, or looking for innovative ways to increase and manage your commercial advertising and sponsorships, we can help.
We offer services in:
- media sales
- print & mail management
- content strategy
Page Lizard is the most flexible and best supported mobile publishing platform helping membership organisations create beautiful and engaging digital editions and CPD learning materials. We create mobile-responsive versions of any materials you might have previously printed and output those to apps and a mobile web viewer.
Everything is branded to your organisation and connected to your membership database to enable members to have one sign in across all devices. We are happy to customise apps and viewers to your requirements and provide a full end-to-end design, editing and production service where needed.
With more than 10 years experience in the field we can help you reach pragmatic solutions and keep costs down. We currently support more than a dozen membership organisations, including The Royal Pharmaceutical Society, Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, Institute of Leadership and Management; and the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals.
Haymarket Media Group creates award-winning specialist content for international audiences. The company has 72 brands, the majority being market leaders, in 20 offices across six countries (UK, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Singapore & USA), connecting people, clients and communities across digital, mobile, print and live media.
Community is in our DNA: Our reputation for 60 years has been built on developing and serving professional communities around the world: in HR, procurement, advertising and media, medical, energy and the environment, among many. We do this by providing them with relevant, engaging editorial content delivered across all channels and then commercialising this powerful community relationship.
Experience of the professional association sector – growing membership economies
Our Professional Association Group sits at the intersection of consultancy, marketing and media and is focussed on helping it’s clients and partners grow by transforming the business of membership.
We provide a full B2B Media service on behalf of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), as well as Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and we produce and manage key live events for the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP).
To do this, we use the power of parallel thinking bringing together business strategy, brand experience and marketing expertise as part of a fully integrated approach. Our objective is to deliver fresh upstream thinking and practical downstream execution.
If you are looking for a fresh perspective, ideas for growth or need to tackle a new business challenge, then we would love to talk to you.
Thanks for reading. Welcome to our Professional Associations team at Haymarket Business Media.
Bioscientifica exists to support biomedicine. Through our expertise in publishing, events and association management we strengthen biomedical communities to advance science and health.
Bioscientifica is owned by the Society for Endocrinology, and all our profits are redistributed back to biomedicine.
Bioscientifica’s Association Management team handle the day-to-day administration of our clients’ societies. We also provide strategic guidance to help societies generate new income streams and grow their membership.
Our award-winning events team take care of every aspect of event planning and management to deliver events that our clients can proud of.
Bioscientifica develops journals that have high impact, a wide reach and provide healthy financial returns for our society clients.
We provide everything that a professional, corporate, charity or consumer organisation needs to provide effective communications, build revenues and strengthen relationships with members. We deliver you improved reputation, retention, acquisition and revenue. We are Full Service if you need us to be or Plug and Play if not.
Fish creates engaging digital and publishing content that might be for a website, member emails, social media or a magazine. In short, we deliver all the publishing and marketing solutions that completely complement your in-house skills.
Our uniqueness is that Fish are part of The River Group of companies (www.therivergroup.co.uk). We therefore utilise the expertise, buying power and talent of large London content agency, but we deliver regionally with flexibility. It’s not London versus Local as you get the expertise of both agencies without the associated costs. This makes Fish extremely competitive on price whilst providing the highest industry standard of work.
We have access to over 164 staff across every discipline as well as an enviable network of regional and freelance resources. The River Group has a number of large membership clients including Diabetes UK, the Co-Op, Weight Watchers, the Ramblers and Everywoman.
- Design, Branding & Marketing
- Media Sales
- Strategic Advice
- New Revenue Streams
- Membership Campaigns
Established in 1981, Redactive is the UK’s most successful publishing, events and content marketing agency specialising in member organisations. We work with more than 45 member organisations providing solutions to:
• Professional bodies
• Trade associations
• Trade unions
• Colleges and institutions
• Charities & not-for-profit organisations
We produce publications, digital communications and live events that engage and support members (encouraging membership recruitment, retention and engagement) and raise the profile of the organisations we work with as well as their professions. In partnership with Redactive, clients can be assured of developing a successful and informative multimedia presence for member communications that meet positioning, organisational and marketing objectives
We also support the costs of our clients work with our 40-strong advertising and sponsorship team which generates in excess of £15m in revenue each year from more than 50 magazines/journals, 20 conferences/exhibitions, 16 job boards and dozens of digital content platforms.
Redactive employ 115 staff across every discipline you would expect of a leading media owner, and has access to a broad network of freelancers, covering:
- Advertising sales
- Print & distribution management
- Events management
- Marketing including research
- Subscriptions & circulation management
***Recognised by Investors in People (IIP) since 2000***
***Awarded two-star “outstanding” status by the Best Companies organisation and appeared in The Sunday Times Best 100 companies to work for list***
We combine the expertise and experience of a leading business-to-business media owner with the creativity and customer-focus of a marketing agency to provide clients with engaging, effective and profitable communications.
We differentiate ourselves from the majority of publishers by focusing on the membership market that we have unrivalled experience of. To set ourselves apart from other organisations that claim to focus on the same market, we endeavour to offer better quality content, industry-leading design, unrivalled commercial drive and evidence-based results.
As part of our continuing expansion we recently moved to modern new, modern offices in Aldgate; our new business team are always happy to welcome you and show our teams in action.