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PENSON's summer social!

PENSON’s summer social!

There’s nothing like open water to calm the soul and to restore creative minds. That’s exactly what the PENSON team did in our annual summer social last week. We headed down to the Southern English coast and hopped on a fancy boat to spend the day catching up with colleagues and friends – all while sipping...
PENSONites are design nomads!

PENSONites are design nomads!

Despite launching our hugely exciting JO&JOE project, in collaboration with AccorHotels in September, the PENSON team have still been very busy getting out and about this autumn. We thought you’d like to catch up on all the things we’ve been up to that help inspire us to be a great team of eccentrics. Our designer,...
Speedy Delivery

Speedy Delivery

What happens when you get the creative juices flowing & a meeting gets carried away, all the while you have a plane to catch?! Normally you would miss your flight and catch the next one. But not PENSON’s CEO after bashing out a board meeting with AccorHotels last week. Lee’s ideas and thoughts for our...
Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Roll up roll up! PENSON team learn Sushi making

Last week the PENSON team dropped in on Scandinavian Business Seating for an evening of Sake and Sushi making. The team got stuck in (quite literally) with the layering and rolling of their favourite Sushi combinations. Alongside sampling all the delights they made, they also took a look at office ergonomics with the seating that Scandinavian...
Popular misconceptions about interior designers

Popular misconceptions about interior designers

Every time I introduce myself to someone from a different walk of life saying I work with a team of interior designers I often get this “okay not bad” nod. In these scenarios I always expect the talk of home makeover shows, slick periodical spreads, IKEA and discounts on habitat.com Assisting interior designers while not being a designer myself allowed...
Christmas Celebrations

Christmas Celebrations

The end of the year is here which means the run up to Christmas, which means eating a lot, drinking a lot, partying a lot but very little sleep as we are still working a lot! But it is a great time of year,  everyone is in a great mood, socialising and letting their hair...
“The Master of Glow” has gone to “Gods Own Junkyard”

“The Master of Glow” has gone to “Gods Own Junkyard”

This week we heard the sad news that Chris Bracey passed away aged 59 after losing his battle to cancer. Chris Bracey was the founder of Gods Own Junkyard, a known for designing iconic neon lights he transform neon signage into an art form. He became a well know British artist creating and designing some...
5 Tips For A Successful CPD

5 Tips For A Successful CPD

1) For the love of God, bring lunch We have busy schedules, so when we set up a CPD we have to organise it during our lunch hour, otherwise we simply wouldn’t have the time. When we give up our lunch break to watch your presentation and learn about your products, that means we don’t...
PENSON's Picks: Christmas Special

PENSON’s Picks: Christmas Special

Christmas has well and truly begun! In fact, with Christmas Eve tomorrow and the big day straight after, it’s pretty much over. But we couldn’t let Christmas pass us by without giving you a special edition of PENSON’s Picks to get you through the holidays  (you’re welcome)! Since this is a festive week we are...
PENSON: Professional Graffiti Artists

PENSON: Professional Graffiti Artists

A few weeks ago a couple of the PENSON team abandoned the comfort of their sofas to spend an evening in a freezing cold Shoreditch alleyway trying their hand at being graffiti superstars with some actual graffiti superstars from The Graffiti Life Gallery. Here’s Team PENSON getting into the spirit of things alongside their ‘City’...
PENSON'S Picks: Halloween Special

PENSON’S Picks: Halloween Special

Halloween is one of our favourite holidays of the year, not only because it involves dressing up and sugar, but also because it’s a great opportunity to spook up your house with the best in gothic garments for one night only. If you’re throwing a party this Hallows Eve then this is the blog post...
Recap: PENSON for Google - The Super HQ

Recap: PENSON for Google – The Super HQ

Google’s Super Headquarters in Central Saint Giles, Covent Garden, was a PENSON project that really helped to put us on the map. When you’ve worked with a global giant such as Google people can’t help but be impressed, especially when you produce something as fantastic as we did – even if we say so ourselves....