The Team

The secret of our digital marketing success? It’s our people. They don’t just know their stuff – they know what works for others.

So when we're finding new prospects for our team, we look for more than certificates and diplomas. We want them to have the spark that’ll get our clients the best service possible. Our employees feel passionately about what they do, and we hope to share that passion and knowledge with you.

Phil Pearce

Co-Founder

Analytics expert, author and web analyst - encyclopedic knowledge of almost everything else.

Over the past 15 years Phil has been helping clients improve their analytics and search engine marketing through the introduction of new tools and disruptive techniques. “Fail Fast – Succeed Faster" is the motto behind Phil's approach. Phil is renowned for his in-depth technical skills and the ability to solve business challenges through innovative technological solutions.

Nick Brown

Co-Founder

Nick started his career as a Zoologist. He has over 12 years experience in Digital Marketing starting up his own E-commerce business in 2007, which grew to a turnover of £500,000 in one year. He works with leading brands advising them on SEO, CRO and Content Marketing. He was once charged at by a Mountain Gorilla

Kath Dawson MBA FCIM

Associate Director

Strategic Marketing Expert, Kath has successfully built and sold a multi-million pound Digital Marketing Agency. She's also a northerner and thus ten times as loveable. Kath brings her years of quality experience in management and digital marketing to Accelerate and, as a result, streamlines our marketing power to make us as efficient as we can possibly be.

Kath is one of our many digital marketing experts.

Nico Prins

Head of PR and Content

I work with enterprise level clients, and SaaS companies, develop and implement content marketing strategies that generate leads and increase revenue. I've had the privilege to work with and learn from experts in conversion rate optimisation, content marketing, and email marketing.

In the last few years I've helped scale a travel website to 100,000+ monthly visitors, launched a website that generated $90,000 in sales through email marketing in the first year, and got my writing featured in online publications ranging from GetResponse through to Mailshake. I've then applied many of these learnings to help clients. I'm currently the Head of Outreach and PR for Accelerate Agency.

Jason Williams

 

Jason's our client manager who wants to know everything about your business goals. He's focussed on ensuring you have a clear digital strategy that delivers valuable results.

In essence, Jason is here for you. He'll be translating the complex and often confusing work that we do, in order for you to better understand the work that is going on.

William Rice

 

Will is our Digital Marketing prodigy. He can turn his hands to anything. He is even a firefighter in his spare time. Will may be a young man, but is already making some serious waves in the digital marketing landscape. He is constantly learning and improving and we believe that he soon will become one of the world's best. His drive and enthusiasm for his work is really exciting to see.

He currently specialises in SEO, however has been making strong leaps within the Google Analytics and Tag Manager space. Already he has passed his Google Analytics, beginners, advanced and power users courses and has even become a Google Analytics Certified Individual.

Chris Knight

 

Google Analytics Consultant. Chris is also a body builder, Accelerate's team fitness coach and is a bit of a charmer.

Chris lives for Google Analytics. He knows every nook and cranny of the powerful marketing tool and can't wait to get his hands on your hardest GA questions. He'll be working with you if you have any problems with Google Analytics or Google Tag Manager.

Clifton Fathers

 

Understands PPC back to front, and can explain it to others – a winning combo.

Clifton is a digital marketing master and has spent years in the sector. His PPC knowledge is encyclopedic. This is why he'll be helping you if you have any problems related to Google Ads and its supplementary parts.

Some say, if you say PPC three times in the mirror, Clifton Fathers appears.

Ned Vaught

 

Digital PR master with an impressive beard to match.

Ned is seriously talented when it comes to PR. His expertise, derived from years of experience is so apparent that you'll never want him to leave the building. He'll be working with you on all of your PR problems and strategies. He's a true PR guru, so you're in safe hands.

Fun fact: PR was Ned Vaught's name assigned at birth.

Marcell Marafko

 

Technical Marketer and Aviator sunglasses model.

Marcell specialises in SEO but is also a dab hand with Google Analytics. So as well as being an all-round good guy, he's an all-round digital marketer as well. Marcell may be helping you on a number of different projects relating to all areas of marketing.

Bonus tip: Marcell's first words were: 'GTM datalayer'

Chris Booth

 

Customer Success Manager. He's happy as long as your happy - loves to do DIY on the side

We're so happy to have Chris on our team because he is so passionate about the work that he does. Becoming a customer is more like becoming a friend to him. He will be working closely with you to ensure that your needs are being met and then some.

Legend has it, Chris' yodelling is so harmonic, it is almost unbearable due to its sheer beauty.

Jamie Middleton

 

Jamie is a content whizz. He writes about Tech and Saas companies and loves networking.

Jamie knows content better than most. He will spend his time finding the perfect content strategy for you. He'll find what works and what doesn't. On top of that he will help you implement the strategy and show you how to continue doing it, even without us.

Due to significant business growth, Accelerate is on the lookout for best in marketers and consultants. Contact us for a chat 0117 3361103 or contact us this way.

 

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