"As a graphic designer and illustrator, I bring honest, curious and passionate brands to life by giving them the creative tools they need to flourish. I specialise in visual identity, print and packaging for independent lifestyle companies. I love working with other makers; from ceramics to cider, and fashion and fragrance. By understanding my clients I can help grow their brand with beautiful and purposeful design."
"As the Founder of We Mean Business, London Marketing Consultancy - we help startup brands build winning marketing plans. I have built my marketing career on some of the UK's biggest brands (Lucozade, Ferrero Rocher, Aquafresh) working in large multinational businesses (Glaxosmithkline, Ferrero, Suntory), which has given me a huge amount of strategic and commercial marketing experience. I specialise in working with you to apply my experience and skills in strategic thinking and building marketing strategies. Recently, I launched Storyfied - a brand new and cost effective way to market your startup business. Check it out at www.storyfied.com."
Alison Battisby founded Avocado Social, having worked in the social media marketing industry since 2008. Alison has been involved in some groundbreaking social media projects for brands including Nokia, Tesco and Pringles as well as a range of UK start-ups and growing enterprises. Alison has been praised for her friendly manner and professional approach, which suits all levels of knowledge and understanding. She has plenty of experience training top UK brands including BBC, John Lewis and Neal's Yard Cosmetics.