BlueGlass UK today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Spades Media, the performance marketing agency.

Spades Media provides performance based search engine marketing solutions for companies and social media consulting. The agreement combines the strengths of BlueGlass UK and Spades Media, by leveraging BlueGlass UK's content marketing and SEO services and resources and Spades Media's industry expertise and connections to deliver an unparalleled Internet experience to premium brands.

"Spades Media's seasoned management team has been involved in digital marketing since 1999 and have proved they can grow successful businesses, and deliver great results for clients.” said Kevin Gibbons, BlueGlass UK’s Managing Director.

“BlueGlass UK and Spades Media share a strong brand focus, and the combination of the companies’ services and people will help deliver a more compelling proposition to premium brands looking for the very best in performance-based marketing solutions. We look forward to bringing together the two companies to deliver the best for our clients.”

“By joining forces with one of the top SEO and content marketing agencies in the UK, Spades Media is able to leverage BlueGlass UK’s considerable reputation, fantastic clients and amazing team of content marketing experts and technical SEO’s, to increase the footprint of performance related solutions the combined team can provide,” said Jim Banks, CEO of Spades Media. “We are delighted to combine our resources to meet the demands of the UK marketplace.”

“Content marketing, SEO and biddable media are just some of the services our clients have been demanding from us. By acquiring Spades Media, we are now able to provide a complete in-house solution to our existing and future clients and ensure that brand values are delivered consistently across multiple distribution channels”, said Kevin Gibbons.

The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. All current team members will merge to form a larger work team as BlueGlass UK continue to secure new client wins, including Healthspan, Momondo and vInspired.

About BlueGlass UK
BlueGlass UK is a full-service digital marketing agency, with offices in London.

For more information contact :
Kevin Gibbons, Managing Director, BlueGlass UK
Tel: +44 (0)844 561 0733

Published on: 9:31PM on 18th June 2013