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News and Notes

We'll keep you up to date - current and relevant topics from and about twnty Digital.

October 2023 – borderless collaboration through remote work. In our 40-strong marketing agency, around 30 employees work remotely from a wide range of countries such as Germany, Portugal and Hungary. With our team from Ukraine, we show that spatial separation is not a hurdle for efficient work. At twnty we are convinced that the best ideas are born in an environment where trust and freedom prevail.

September 2023 – twnty is throwing a team event! Earlier this month, employees from all over Germany swapped their screens for a joint work session in Leipzig. The highlight of the day: an exciting team duel consisting of 13 mini-games that put our dexterity, athleticism and cognition to the test. The day ended with a relaxed dinner at the restaurant, where we toasted to a successful day with fancy cocktail creations. This team event not only brought us closer together, but also provided a breath of fresh air and new, creative approaches to our collaboration.

August 2023 – versatile workshop day at twnty! This month was all about learning. The Digital Marketing team explored within six hours topics ranging from Topical Authority to Google and Bing’s search results page to the usage and experiences with ChatGPT. It was an educational day where different team members shared their expertise and we were able to expand our skill set. For example, our managing editor Alexandra Latour gave a presentation on source research for medical content. With the help of this knowledge transfer, our agency keeps up with the digital marketing world.

July 2023 – we have settled in well at the new office! For more than half a year we have been sharing the office with our partner priwatt. Since then a lot has happened: there has been clearing, sweating and celebrating. The new office is not only a functional space to work, but is also a place for exchange, collaboration and creativity. Recently, our office looks also very green. The plants contribute to a balanced working atmosphere and at the same time put our employees’ green thumbs to the test. We are very happy to push new projects here.

June 2023 – Lucas has been supporting us as an intern in the Digital Marketing Team since March. In a short interview, Lucas tells us about his experiences. What were your favorite tasks? “Writing articles and creating keyword research, because I can be creative here and get an insight into many interesting topics.” What new things did you learn? “That marketing goes far beyond POS measures. Especially in digital marketing it comes down to SEO but also link marketing.” What are your takeaways? “How fast-paced and challenging the digital marketing world is, especially due to the use of AI.”  

September 2022 – we have moved! Finally it’s official: together with our partner priwatt we moved from our office at the Leipzig Zoo to the Schillerpark directly in the city center. Due to the growth of both companies, the old office was literally bursting at the seams. Now it’s time to arrive and get used to the new space!

April 2022 – What a year: Priwatt GmbH, which we accompany as a partner since 2020, has experienced an incredible growth in the last year. The page views have increased from 28 k in September 2021 to 145 k in April 2022. This corresponds to an increase of 420 %. In addition, the company was editorially represented in the largest german Magazines and newspapers, including Wirtschaftswoche, Die Zeit and Sächsische Zeitung. The demand for plug-in solar systems and the desire of many to become part of the priwatt(e) energy transition is on the rise!

January 2022 – twnty grows and grows: After a successful last year, we start 2022 with a big recruitment offensive. We are looking for new teammates for our office in Leipzig or remotely across Germany. All information about the open positions can be found at twnty.de/karriere.

December 2021 – A great year thanks to a great team: More than 30 colleagues from 7 countries are now part of twnty. And even though there are several thousands of kilometers between us, we close the year 2021 – albeit digitally – together. We say thank you to our team and wish everyone: Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!  

October 2021 – Wonderpots at the film award Deutscher Filmpreis: For several years now, our partner Wonderpots has been an integral part of the Deutscher Filmpreis, where it delights celebrities with its healthy and versatile ice cream alternative frozen yogurt. The film award is an annual highlight for the Wonderpots team and this October is also the first major event since the beginning of 2020. We would like to thank the event’s organizing team for many years of friendly cooperation. 

September 2021 – twnty is responsible for the successful overhaul of keniareisen.de: The Safari-Tours website has received a complete functional makeover from us. The smooth migration with the old website and several thousand URL’s was especially important to prevent SEO setbacks. In addition, together with the travel provider, we developed an internal system for customized offer creation, which optimized the work and time required for the team.

August 2021 – Seoagentur.io becomes TrafficGeeks: To make seoagentur.io ready for the international market, we decided to rebrand the successful PBN and forum links expert. From the name, to the design, to the website, we gave the brand a complete makeover. With success.

July 2021 – twnty is back in the office. After months without any in-person team events, we were finally able to meet up with the entire Leipzig team again. Although Zoom, Google Meets and co. allow us a daily exchange, it’s nice to finally see each other in person again. 

June 2021 – A light goes on: Together with twnty, Fluence, one of the leading multinational companies for LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and food production, ventures to establish its own web presence on the EU market. We supported the company in all aspects: from the audit, to legal advice, to the development of the technical concept, to the construction of the SEO-optimized and EMEA-focused web presence.

March 2021 – priwatt goes live: After months of technical, strategic planning and programming by twnty, the plug-in solar company goes online. The mission of priwatt is to take everyone on the path of the energy revolution. We as twnty are happy to accompany the company as a permanent partner.

February 2021 – It’s official: twnty Corporate Design has won the German Design Award 2021 and was honored by the German Design Council with a Special Mention in the category “Excellent Communications Design – Corporate Identity”. An international jury consisting of more than 40 experts from the fields of business, science and design selected our corporate identity from more than 4,200 submissions and awarded it the prize. We say thank you!  

January 2021 – energetic into the new year: After a challenging but nevertheless successful 2020 we start into the new year. Together, the team from over 3 different European countries is looking forward to lots of exciting projects.

December 2020 – Today there is a reason to celebrate! Our subsidiary twnty Digital UA has been operating in Ukraine for more than a year. Our 15-member team works on site to develop cross-industrial solutions within exciting future areas such as UX engineering, data science, VR and AI. We see ourselves confident of our digital pioneering role as an agency and say thank you twnty UA!

October 2020 – Recruitment offensive 2021: After successful negotiations in Q3 and Q4, we are looking for teammates for our location in Leipzig or across Germany via remote for 2021. All application information is at twnty.de/karriere.

September 2020 – A smart light goes on: together with the LichtWART team, twnty launched the LichtWART.de website in October 2020. Together with Deutsche Telekom and Hansen GmbH, the IoT company provides decisions which are indeed milestones: thanks to intelligent illuminated advertising systems, customers can control them smartly via the cloud.

July 2020 – We are very happy, because our corporate design has found its way into the portfolio of one of the largest German design portals for the best works, performed by German agencies and designers. The twnty appearance is featured in the designs made in Germany!

July 2020 – What a pice of news – the twnty corporate design has been nominated for the German Design Award 2021 by the German Design Council. Same as winning the Oscar in the film industry, the German Design Award is for agencies, manufacturers and designers. The nomination alone is a great recognition and shows twnty’s motivation and demands for reliability and quality.

June 2020 – twnty in Mindsparkle Mag: Mindsparkle Mag, one of the world’s highest quality design blogs and online magazines for design inspiration, has presented our corporate design and added it to its portfolio. Everything done right.

June 2020 – twnty is responsible for the Europe-wide relaunch of Tilray: Tilray is one of the world’s leading companies in the research, manufacture and sale of medical cannabinoids. With the Europe-wide website rollout, the group is improving its brand awareness in medical cannabis and is the point of contact for doctors, pharmacists and medical professionals.

January 2020 – twnty in Co & Co magazine: For more than 14 years, the specialist magazine for corporate design and visual communication “Co & Co” has been presenting the most interesting and up-to-date design solutions from the international corporate world every three months. In the last 55 issues that was an impressive 568 – our corporate design is one of them.

December 2019 – twnty gets a facelift. At the end of the year, we are laying the foundation for the coming one and we are changing our entire corporate communication into a new guise. Twnty leaves the old behind and breaks new ground. The new appearance consistently visualizes this step and underlines our claim to quality, value and functionality without losing agility, flexibility and dynamics.

January 2019 – twnty goes international! We are strategically orienting ourselves further internationally and have founded a technology hub in Ukraine. The boxes are being unpacked. An important milestone for us and a consistent continuation of twnty’s internationalization. Ukraine is one of the best hotspots for IT talent worldwide. Our customers and company holdings can look forward to: Together with the twnty Hub UA, we are researching the technologies VR, AI and blockchain to bring the knowledge to the market.