Meet the Team

Steve Landon - Landon Marketing & Design directorSteve Landon – Managing Director

Steve has worked in marketing and design for over 15 years, studying both subjects at Uni (earning a BA Hons degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing) before securing a graduate role at Friends Life. Steve’s car broke down on the way to his job interview at Friends Life, but he pleaded that they see him the next day and went on to get the job!

Steve has held a number of senior management roles within marketing, running many high profile marketing campaigns both nationally and globally for Intel, Friends Life and Kiwibank among others. His work for Kiwibank, New Zealand’s leading bank, was recognised by the marketing industry and nominated for the ‘best return on investment’ award at the national CAANZ Media Awards.

Steve’s expertise includes digital marketing, pay per click, online advertising, social media, outdoor, viral, print & TV advertising. He has also been responsible for the creative direction, design, website design and branding for many different businesses. Steve has always had a burning need to start his own business, to take it from a seed of an idea to a successful and blossoming business.


 

Ellie Horwood - Marketing and Design Executive (2)Ellie Horwood – Marketing and Design Executive

Ellie graduated from the University of Bristol in 2015 with a BSc in Geography. Ellie also studied Spanish and spent a year abroad studying at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.  Ellie is curious about the world we live in and excited by opportunities to meet and work with the people in it. Through experience designing marketing material at an estate agents, working at a brand architect company and completing a diploma in Global Design at the IED (InstituoEuropeo di Design) Ellie has discovered that marketing and design is her calling.

Ellie manages multiple social media accounts, pay-per-click campaigns (she is Google Adwords Accredited), search engine optimisation, website and graphic design work. Ellie believes in the power of smart creativity and strives to be part of making it happen.

 

 


 

James Marketing Executive ProfileJames Farley – Marketing and Design Executive

Having been working in marketing ever since graduating from the University of Birmingham in 2014, James has worked client-side on a range of on-line and offline marketing campaigns for both regional and global organisations.

James’ motivation for joining us agency-side was the prospect of collaborating with a diverse range of fantastic clients and being able to make a real difference through digital – working with some great people along the way, of course.

His previous experience has seen him work within the food and drinks industry and also financial technology (two very different sectors!), from which he brings a unique blend of knowledge and insight to the team.

Passionate about marketing and innovation James is always looking to keep on top of the latest trends and is currently studying towards his CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing) qualification in Professional Marketing.