A creative studio of misfits, experts and smartasses
We’re a business-focussed creative agency with a team of talented specialists that thrive on making businesses smarter and bigger.
Nobody hires us to create something ordinary. We’re the guys that continually add value and we’re at our best when we challenge conventional thinking. Working at the intersection of design, content and technology, our focus is creating change, growth and success for the businesses we partner with.
Companies choose us because we deliver tailored creative strategies and beautiful design solutions. Our clients also enjoy seeing their marketing spend go further, and making a bigger impact not otherwise possible with large agency networks.
Above all else, our clients trust us to deliver. Oh, and they like that we’re nice.
Principal + design stuff
Titles: (HCDA) Head of Creative Dark Arts. Addiction councillor.
Expertise: Branding. UI design. Client relations. Corporate comms. Diplomacy.
Animal totem: The Wookie; usually calm, gentle and mild-mannered, but not when provoked.
Drinks: Coffee – all types. Rum. Rum and coffee together.
Fave Quote: The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Interests: To make the perfect hamburger. Shaping the perfect garden hedge. Shoes.
Ambitions: To raise his children to be independent and leave home at 18.
Principal + design stuff
Titles: (HWC) Head Whip Cracker. Tea lady. Accounts.
Expertise: Packaging. Retail. Campaign. Event. Promotions. Digital advertising. Poems. Ridiculous deadlines.
Animal totem: The Otter; fast, inquisitive, agile, cheeky, brown and likes seafood.
Drinks: Coffee, tea, beer, repeat.
Fave Quote: Never raise your hand to your children - it leaves your midsection unprotected.
Interests: Finding things to cut down with his chainsaw. Navigating the constantly changing challenges of raising 3 teenagers.
Ambitions: To master the art of yoga so he can clean himself like cats and dogs do.
Associate + code stuff
Titles: (HOT) Head of Technology. In-house tattooist.
Expertise: Website design and coding. Problem solving. Production specialist. Korean translator.
Animal totem: The Baby Duck; Cute, fluffy, waterproof and wades thought mountains of shit to get the job done.
Drinks: Long black, jägermeister, tequila
Fave Quote: Give a man a program, frustrate him for a day. Teach a man to program, frustrate him for a lifetime.
Interests: Propagating cuttings stolen from garden centres. Kimchi. Long beach walks with the dog. Picking up dog poo.
Ambitions: To grow my hair into a man bun and win the ‘123 Karaoke Bar’ sing-off championship. To be as good at table tennis as Lee & Keir.
Strategy + wordsmithery
Titles: Strategic Copywriter, Brand Strategist, P.I, Protagonist.
Expertise: Brand development, Story telling, Copywriting, Digital Strategies, Social Media.
Animal totem: Staffordshire Bull Terrier; loyal, strong, smart, funny, protective, energetic.
Drinks: Japanese Sencha Green Tea, water. I’m a recovering caffeine addict.
Fave Quote: Knowledge speaks; wisdom listens.
Interests: Living enlightened.
Ambitions: To live super-comfortably off my art and writing, otherwise plan and execute the biggest financial heist in history (against corrupt corporations) and get away with it.