Pitch is an award-winning integrated communications agency building brands that people can be passionate about.
We are an independent agency with an integrated offering across strategy, creative, PR, sponsorship activation, digital, social media and influencer marketing.
For 20 years we have been creating work for brands, rights holders and media companies that fuel audience passions.
Because we believe that passion is everything.
How we reach
Pitch’s in -house, industry-leading insights team has developed proprietary, proven methodology to enable our campaigns to reach bigger audiences, using our bespoke, “Four P’s” framework to understand people’s biggest passions, the purpose that motivates them, demographic profile, and their online IRL presence.
What is their demographic portrait?
Which passions can we engage with?
Where do they turn up, watching screens, turning pages?
How can we support their values?
Launch of Pitch PR
Pitch was founded in 2002 by Henry Chappell as the UK’s first creative comms agency specialising in sport
Pitch goes global
Pitch undertakes its first global campaign, taking ABN AMRO into the Volvo Ocean Race
Pitch appointed by The FA to oversee the comms for the reopening of Wembley Stadium
Williams and Nadal walk on water
Serena Williams and Rafa Nadal play tennis on water to kick off the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami
Pitch appointed by the NBA
On a Pan-European comms account that continues to this day
The world interviews David Beckham
For the first time ever 19 countries across 5 continents took part in a live interview with Yahoo.com
Pitch is appointed as the comms agency for LOCOG and the London 2012 Olympic Games
Meet the Superhumans
Pitch joins forces with Channel 4 to create the award-winning London 2012 Paralympics campaign
The launch of BT Sport
Pitch appointed to launch the challenger broadcaster and remains the retained comms agency to this day.
Heineken Champions League
Pitch appointed by Heineken to activate its UCL partnership through engaging comms and content.
Red Bull gives Pitch wings
Pitch appointed by Red Bull and continues to be its retained PR agency to this day
Heineken James Bond
Pitch activates Heineken’s campaign for the James Bond ‘Spectre’ movie, including an exclusive screening and afterparty.
Pitch wins multiple awards for the groundbreaking Betfair campaign to transform Victoria Pendleton into a competitive jockey.
Pitch Marketing Group
Pitch rebrands as Pitch Marketing Group and diversifies to include specialist PR, Partnerships and Production units.
Defender to Contender
Pitch creates a news sensation with Rio Ferdinand, as a sequel to the hugely successful ‘Switching Saddles’ campaign
Beats by Dre
Pitch appointed by Beats as its retained PR agency, and continues to be so today.
Stonewall Rainbow Laces
Pitch coins the award-winning ‘Make Sport Everyone’s Game’ campaign to promote Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces initiative
Salute the Lionesses
Pitch conceives and creates the ‘Salute the Lionesses’ campaign in partnership with Little Mix to promote the UEFA Women’s Euros
Team for Pirlo
Pitch conceives and delivers an international World Cup campaign for Uber Eats and McDelivery
Hyundai For the Fans
Pitch creates and delivers an international integrated campaign to cohesively activate Hyundai’s partnership with five football clubs
Yokohama Drive For More
Pitch completes a two-year global campaign activating Yokohama’s title sponsorship of football club Chelsea FC
Pitch wins a competitive pitch process to become the new retained global PR agency for F1
Pitch launches its first TV ad campaign for Pokémon’s ‘Master The Ball’ campaign which runs throughout the UEFA Euros tournament
It’s a cinch
Pitch is appointed as the integrated marketing agency for the UK’s biggest emerging challenger brand
Sport Starts Here
Pitch wins competitive pitch to land retainer for Sports Direct and Everlast
Dennis the Menace gets Phonesmart
Pitch launches award-winning integrated campaign for EE to educate parents and children
A new and exciting global agency proposition, combining specialist creative marketing experience in football with on-the-ground expertise.Find out more