12.10.2011

It's business,
it's personal

Social media are gaining more and more influence. The number of users and services make social media a very powerful factor in the formation of public opinion – and it is a channel which has to be taken seriously in marketing.

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01.11.2010

Communication
in all languages

Today, people and businesses communicate internationally. In order to handle our clients’ interests in all relevant languages, Sylvester Hvid & Co. Ltd. has acquired the translation bureau Intertext.

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01.10.2010

A web agency for
Sylvester Hvid

Sylvester Hvid & Co. Ltd. has been working with online marketing and web advertising since 1995. In 2010, we have felt an increasing demand for an even more strategical approach to the online media.

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2009

Unilever is
a new client

Unilever has allocated budgets for its ice cream brands to Sylvester Hvid & Co Ltd. The budgets cover both consumer and channel communications.

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2008

Trade marketing
on the shelf

Words that are not followed by action, are waste of time. As a full service communications agency, Sylvester Hvid & Co Ltd wants to take care of our clients’ interests all the way from introductory brand building to the final sale. It is not enough for us to create preferences. We want to provide the communication contribution that inspires and activates consumers to take the intended action.

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2006

Print best
and cheapest

What is the similarity between wellknown Danish brands such as Illum, Bang & Olufsen, Kræftens Bekæmpelse, Copenhagen University and Vejdirektoratet?

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2006

Job ad of the year

Both the newspaper Berlingske Tidende and the audience at the annual Sicef HR Fair choosena job advertisement from DONG Energy as the best of 2006.

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2005

Now it is public!

Communication and dialogues with citizens, current staff and future employees is a growing issue in the public sector. The need for perceptive and strategic communications advice is growing similarly. Municipalities, counties, government and many semi-public organisations are seeking citizen’s involvement using communicative initiatives. That is why Sylvester Hvid & Co Ltd. opened a special division focusing on the public sector.

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2004

The more
the merrier

The ability to create the unique story about a product or a service is more crucial than ever before for the competitive performance. A good story telling creates the differentiation.

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1999

100 years and
still curious

Sylvester Hvid & Co. Ltd. is 100 years old and publishes the anniversary book ”Da reklamen var ung” (When advertising Was Young) describing the history of the Danish advertising industry.

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1998

Communications
factory

After having had its addresses in downtown Copenhagen and on Nørrebro for almost 100 years, Sylvester-Hvid & Co. Ltd. moved its headquarters to Nordre Fasanvej on Frederiksberg.

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1998

Graphic
capabilities

Sylvester Hvid & Co. Ltd. acquires the graphic production agency O'Brian. The goal is to increase its competences within graphic design and production.

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1995

There is
no business...

Sylvester Hvids & Co. Ltd’s new strategy for growth through acquisitions was introduced with the take-over of the ad agency Norup & Nielsen.

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1994

New owner,
a new beginning

Big international chains of agencies had established themselves in Denmark and gradually taken over budgets from international brands, which they were also servicing in other parts of the world.

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1978

Made in Denmark

During the 1960’s and 70’s, Sylvester-Hvid & Co. Ltd. was one of Denmark’s dominating advertising agencies and received several take-over offers from international agency groups.

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1921

Commercials & master strokes

Cinemas popped up like mushrooms all over Denmark and in 1921, Sylvester Hvid & Co. Ltd. was one of the first advertising agencies to produce commercials for the new cinema media.

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1900

The early years

In 1900, Jens Sylvester-Hvid defined for the first time the notion advertising in Danish: “In short, to advertise is to remind people about one’s existence with a business purpose in mind.”

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1899

Denmark's first ad agency

When in 1899 the young bicycle dealer Jens Sylvester-Hvid was in need for more customer traffic in his just opened bike shop in Copenhagen, he met a lot of skepticism with this newfangled vehicle.

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