People are at the heart of everything we do

Whether you are a client, prospect, partner or colleague our goal is to provide an environment that exceeds your expectations and creates value for all.

An update on Covid-19 from REaD Group CEO, 16 March 2020

In light of the current situation regarding Covid-19, we would like to update you on REaD Group’s planning for the weeks ahead.

We are putting in place sensible measures to ensure REaD Group is prepared.  Our top priorities are the health and wellbeing of our staff and the continuity of services for our clients.

We are monitoring the situation closely and responding calmly to Government directives, including continuing to provide our staff with systems and procedures that allow them to work remotely so they are available to support our customers and ensure continuity of essential services. Please be assured that REaD Group’s remote working environment is protected within our Information Security Management framework covered by technical controls and procedures in line with ISO27001.

We remain committed to delivering the best possible service and are confident that there will not be any disruption to essential services.

As the situation evolves, we will update you as required.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your Account Manager or other usual contacts at REaD.

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Inspiring People to do business with

You learn quite a lot in 26 years.  So there isn’t much that we haven’t seen. But the last 5 or 10 years has seen a real change in how everyone views the world and what they expect, and today, how brands communicate with their audience, is right at the forefront of that change.We are proud to have helped many of the UK’s favourite brands create and implement roadmaps to better outcomes during challenging times.  You will find us aspirational, challenging, knowledgeable and capable (to mention just a few) and always on your side.  Working hard to deliver simple and practical answers to everyday challenges.

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Inspiring people to work for

Look, that’s a big claim, rest assured we know it. Yet, when we look at what we have achieved, as a team, over the years for so many clients it genuinely inspires us to do more of the same, but even better this time. Whilst, sure, our products are great, market leading and innovative it is the people that work for us that ‘make it happen’. For us there are a few things that we hold dear that seem to resonate with our colleagues.

Respect – is a two way street. Everyone’s opinion has a value and is listened to. We love different, and we love alternative.

Value – we want you to understand why you are doing what you are doing. It is crucial that every task has meaning and that its importance is understood.

Ambition – we want you to get better and better and better. It is fundamental to our beliefs that the better you are the better we will be.

Commitment – Is there anything less than 100%? Whether it is delivering another successful campaign for our clients or baking, running, cycling or even tough muddering to raise money for our chosen charity – we ALWAYS give 100%. Collaborative and focused. Driven but likeable. Our goal is to deliver outstanding results in everything that we do and have fun doing it.

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REaD Group and CALM

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is leading a movement against male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK. CALM is an all-encompassing charity, and any money raised goes to help fund their life-changing, life-saving services:

  • Providing frontline services for men, including a free and confidential helpline and webchat
  • Promoting cultural and societal change, enabling conversations and encouraging everyone to speak out about their mental health experiences
  • Campaigning for better understanding of the causes of suicide and its prevention.

REaD Group are proud to be supporting CALM in 2020 by taking part in events both big and small throughout the year. From Random Acts of Kindness Day, office baking extravaganzas, quiz nights and our more epic and gruelling sporting challenges – bring it on!

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A brief history of REaD Group

REaD Group founded
National Homemovers Database Launched (NHD)
Launched the GAS file
GAS Reactive Launched
Launched The Bereavement Register
Launch of MetaMorphix
TBR wins best new product at Direct Marketing Fair, Wembley
Launched Scientia Active lifestyle database
Launch of Qinetic
Creation of The Data Agency
Agree exclusive agreement for Acxiom
Delivered first Single Customer View (SCV)
Launch of REaD Group Insight
Launch of Prospectus for Charity
Win Database Marketing Award: Outstanding Data Focussed Agency
Launch of Prospectus for Insurance
ISO 27001 certification achieved
REaDConnect launched
GDPR ready Active database is released
Shortlisted for CIM and DataIQ Awards
Win Insight of Fundraising Award: Most Powerful Insight using Data Analysis with Marie Curie
Win National Fundraising Award: Best Use of Insight with Marie Curie
REaD Group data services: Enrich, clean and understand your data
Helping you get closer to your customers