Flamingo under new ownership


Newquay-based agency, Flamingo Marketing, is under new ownership.

The business has been acquired by Destination, as part of growth plans to further expand its services in the leisure and tourism sector.

With offices in Exeter, Cheltenham and London, Destination is a market leader in providing managed marketing solutions and services for destinations and brands across the UK.

“We’re delighted to have welcomed Flamingo into the Destination family and are excited to be expanding our brand with the addition of some highly experienced and hugely creative new personnel,” said Destination CEO Matt Baker.

“By combining our existing in-house expertise with that of Flamingo’s, I believe we’ve created an unbeatable combination of complementary skillsets that will deliver a fully integrated marketing strategy for our clients; old and new,” he added.

As part of the acquisition, Destination has opened a new PR office in Newquay, where Flamingo Marketing was based.

Flamingo’s founder, Nikki Smith, commented: “After 14 years of building Flamingo Marketing into a leading PR and marketing specialist for visitor attractions, this is an exciting growth opportunity to build on our extensive industry experience and take it to the next level.” said Flamingo Marketing’s founder Nikki Smith.