Working with retail and hospitality brands that understand the importance of a great customer experience, Startle use music, data and behavioural science to create atmospheres uniquely designed around their business and brand objectives.

With our specialist expertise, technical know-how, and best-in-class support, our customers are able to scale their perfected atmospheres to achieve consistency across all of their locations. In doing so, they are optimising their customer experience for immediate commercial gain and valuable long-term impact. 

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Herdify is a software platform used by media planners and strategists that uses behavioural science to aid media targeting.  We work with brands such as MusicMagpie, Abel and Cole and Snow and Rock.  

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News UK

One of the leading media businesses in the UK and Ireland, our news brands include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Sun, The Sun on Sunday and The TLS. Our national broadcast brands include talkSPORT, Times Radio and Virgin Radio UK, and we have market-leading local radio stations across Ireland. In April 2022 we launched TalkTV, a major TV channel available to everyone across the UK, delivering a schedule of news, current affairs, entertainment and sport, with Piers Morgan in a primetime evening show. 

Our world-famous brands provide news, analysis, opinion and entertainment to almost 50 million people each month. Spanning digital and print, audio and video, events and experiences, our brands are home to a plurality of opinion, representing the diverse communities we serve.  

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