A little bit about us

We've been doing what we do for almost 30 years! 

We are extremely proud of our heritage - it has formed the way we operate today and will continue to be the foundation for our future. 

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2017

We win the Silver award at the 2017 DMA Awards for Best Use of Search alongside our client Age UK Mobility.

We win Best for Cruising at the Travolution Awards alongside our client ROL Cruise.

We win two Mature Marketing Awards for Best Radio Campaign and Best Online/Social Campaign

We become associate members of ATAS (Association of Touring and Adventure Suppliers)

We take part in the Rat Race Dirty Weekend and raise £13k+ for Children with Cancer. 

We begin CSR partnership with Children with Cancer UK. 

2016

We become a Google Premier Partner. Out of all their partners, approx. 3% have reached this status, so we're pleased to be recognised as a cut above the rest!

As part of our corporate social responsibility policy, we begin a year partnership with Age UK, planning a variety of fundraising events and activities. 

We're rated 'brilliant' to work for in the annual Best Companies Survey.

2015

Our work redesigning Canadian Affair's website wins Best Website UX at the Travolution Awards.

Sally Winfield wins the 2015 AWTE Chair Award for her work on supporting women within the travel industry.

Accord West are declared 'Medium-Sized Business of the Year' at the North Devon Journal Business Awards.

2013
2004

Accord Holdings acquires MKH, part of the Senior King Group.

2000

Accord Holdings acquires Gould & Portmans. 

Conrad, Artavia and other acquired brands all become established under one holding company - Accord Holdings Ltd.

1998

Conrad Advertising acquires Tourism Publishing Ltd.

1994

Conrad Advertising acquires Steed Advertising, changes the name to Artavia Advertising.

1988