drp buys Penguins

drp and Penguins staff

Full service agency drp has announced the acquisition of Penguins, the Windsor-based events agency.

The acquisition adds diversity to drp’s client base and brings the staff to 221 people across the Midlands, London, Leeds and now Windsor.

Penguins, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in the industry specialises in live events and incentive travel solutions, providing management, production and digital servicing to clients such as Honda, GSK, British Airways, and Unilever.

With a team of 22 people, they will be adding a new dynamic to the drpteam.

Mark Buist, managing director at Penguins, said:“Joining drp opens up a host of opportunities for Penguins, drp and our customers. We are committed to the growth of Penguins and wider drp and cannot wait for the exciting journey ahead.”

Dale Parmenter, drp group CEO, commented:  “This is an extremely exciting time for the drpteam and we are looking forward to expanding our capacity and capabilities in four locations across the UK. Penguins is a well-established, innovative and active agency, which we are very much looking forward to welcoming into our team.”

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