With 10+ years international experience in experiential brand activation, Mike returns to the UK after almost a decade in Dubai. Our resident DJ, Mike loves music and was awarded an outstanding contribution award in 2016 by Timeout Dubai for his service to the event & music industries. This mild-mannered family man with two amazing children loves nothing more than kicking and punching a big, heavy bag – Muay Thai style!
Alison Bowcott-McGrathManaging Director
With a background in private banking for high net worth clients, Ali took a leap of faith 14 years ago to pursue more creative interests before launching her own business. A keen dancer, huge rugby fan and passionate soprano in the choir, her roots lie firmly in the Welsh valleys. Married to an iron-man, Ali’s life is non-stop so to relax she likes nothing more than losing herself in a good American box-set with a large glass of wine.
Harriet PrestonAccount Manager
Harriet’s well-rounded event experience from both agency and client-side has seen her deliver projects in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Her extensive client portfolio includes General Mills, Public Health England and Qatar Airways. In her spare time, she loves to sing and recent performance credits include the Netflix series Wanderlust, and a live cinema experience of The Greatest Showman.
Michael WrightAccount Executive
With a degree in Event Management from Leeds Beckett University, Michael is a seasoned events professional having gained experience as artist liaison manager, stage management, and production at Grillstock and Parklife. He loves to cook, and his dinner party guests of choice would be; Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver, and Heston so he could judge who really is the best TV chef. At weekends he loves sharing a beer and a game of Bingo with his mates.
Amanda AshburnerSenior Account Manager
Working with our key client accounts, Amanda has a wealth of event experience managing the client portfolios for Cystic Fibrosis Trust, Unilever and House of Fraser. An ex-roller hockey player, you’ll often find Amanda at the ice rink in Altrincham cheering on her favourite team, Manchester Storm! She’s smiley, friendly and loves a good chin-wag over the odd glass of wine!
Debbie ThompsonCommercial Director
An ex-banker from the corporate world, Debbie’s expertise has helped numerous companies unlock their potential and achieve success. Her personal goal is to visit all of the world’s natural wonders– she has 3 down so far! When not gallivanting around the globe, Debbie enjoys long walks with her dog, a Japanese Akita called, Logan or relaxing with a long G&T! Her claim to fame is that she once met Sir Paul McCartney and appeared in the TV show, Trouble at the Top.
Jo ProsserLead Creative
Jo’s agency career has spanned London, New York, Melbourne and Manchester delivering creative campaigns for the BBC, Warburtons, KPMG and Westpac. A self-confessed Instagram addict and information junkie, when she’s not dreaming up new campaigns for us, Jo likes beaches, festivals, fireworks, good food, and wine, in the company of friends and family.
Louise BrocklehurstFinance Manager
Having worked in accounting for over 20 years, Louise is an expert in Excel. When she’s not crunching numbers, her garden keeps her busy. She’s redesigning the landscape to accommodate a recently completed fairy house. A bit of an amateur manicurist, her gel nails are the envy of the office and, if we’re lucky, she sometimes shares her skills with the rest of us!
Cormac HenryMarketing Manager
Cormac joins the team from the world of PR and market insight, having previously consulted on marketing strategy for Primark, Tesco and AB InBev. An avid runner, who considers his spirit animal to be a giraffe, he can be found at weekends scouting out craft ciders and convincing himself he’ll go vegan (he promises to start on Monday!).
Jonathan BrennandFinancial and Operations Director
A huge rugby fan and ex-professional player he’s toured the world playing his sport. Keeping on top of his fitness levels, Jonathan can be found at the gym every day working towards his goal of one-day competing in an Iron-Man triathlon.