About Danny Rughoobeer

Danny Rughoobeer is the managing director of Red Marlin. He has extensive experience both agency and client side within a number of automotive businesses and holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing.

Making 2015 a prosperous New Year

By |2015-01-21T16:32:07+00:00January 12th, 2015|Automotive, Blog, Marketing, PR|

Despite the recent economic recovery, 2014 proved to be quite a roller coaster year for the automotive aftermarket. Mergers, closures and a variety of other surprises meant that the sector was kept on its toes and the pages of the trade press were kept brimming with news. While it's impossible to predict what 2015 holds [...]

Party season is here

By |2015-01-21T16:48:35+00:00October 9th, 2014|Automotive, Blog|

There was a real party atmosphere for the UK’s car industry this week, when the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders announced September’s new car sales figures were at a ten year high. In among the celebrations and general congratulations, much analysis of the figures centred on the Alternative Fuel sector (electric vehicles to you [...]

Red Marlin’s recruiting

By |2017-01-12T09:07:06+00:00August 27th, 2014|Company, News, Red Marlin|

Due to an internal promotion and a growing demand for its services, specialist public relations and marketing communications agency, Red Marlin, is seeking an enthusiastic, talented and highly-organised PR administrator to join its small, yet highly focused team. This varied role is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to establish a career in PR and [...]

An uber-catastrophe

By |2017-01-12T09:07:16+00:00June 16th, 2014|Automotive, Blog, News|

Chances are that a month ago you’d never heard of Uber, the taxi app that is ruffling the feathers of cabbies across the capital. However, just a few weeks later it has sailed to the top of the Apple store chart and you’re probably in the minority if you’ve not heard about it, all thanks [...]

5 predictions for the 2014 F1 season

By |2017-01-12T09:07:40+00:00March 11th, 2014|Automotive, Blog, News|

Love it or loathe it, it’s hard to dispute that the Formula One circus is one of the most glamorous annual global sports competitions. High-octane on track action, pit lane wars, technological wizardry and a host of marketing and PR activity, it certainly gets our attention. From a sporting perspective, last year’s Championship was wrapped [...]

Is the ASA off it’s head?

By |2017-01-12T09:07:59+00:00January 29th, 2014|Blog, PR|

Marketing, cycling and road safety are three areas which interest me greatly, so it’s no great surprise that today’s news of an advert promoting cycling in Scotland being banned by the Advertising Standards Authority got my attention. As a keen cyclist, I’m fully in support of getting people out of their cars and onto their [...]

One for the road?

By |2014-01-21T16:28:28+00:00January 21st, 2014|Automotive, Blog|

With our involvement in many road safety campaigns, the opening of the first pub at a motorway services today with its prospect of drink driving certainly caught our attention. It’s widely accepted that alcohol and driving don’t mix so it does come as a bit of a surprise that a license was granted in the [...]