Helen founded Ascendancy in 2004; she has worked in the digital media industry since 1999 and has a background in search engine marketing, though she started out as a web designer.
Helen is a Visiting Lecturer at Birkbeck College, London, and is a regular public speaker on internet marketing and web related topics, running most of Ascendancy’s training courses.
Arthur joined Ascendancy in 2016 and looks after business development. Arthur has over 30 years marketing, IT development and sales experience across many disparate environments including newspaper & media publishing, BI consultancy, market research and B2B/B2C sales.
James is a Qualified Google Advertising Professional, with a wealth of pay per click advertising experience.
He joined Ascendancy in 2008 and manages pay per click accounts on behalf of our clients across all the main pay per click platforms (Google, Microsoft, Facebook, LinkedIn). He is first point of contact for our many of our pay per click clients.
Dave joined the team in 2014 and specialises in SEO and Google AdWords, having previously worked in a similar role at another local agency.
David has a BA Hons English Literature degree and also produces some of our own marketing materials such as the case studies on this website. He is the first point of contact for many of our integrated digital marketing clients.
Fiona joined the team on a part time basis in 2013 to specialise in content marketing and SEO. After graduating from her BA Hons Public Relations degree, she has gained over ten years’ experience in PR, Marketing and Communications related roles.
Amy joined our Digital Marketing team in 2016, with a background in social media management. She now works on a range of Integrated Digital Marketing campaigns for clients of all shapes and sizes.
Jay joined the team in 2016 as Digital Marketing Assistant, working on a wide range of digital marketing campaigns with the rest of the team.
Having graduated in 2005 with a BSc in Multimedia Production, Craig has worked around the globe as a designer for a variety of clients and brands. He joined Ascendancy in 2017 and manages all graphic design projects, including website design, infographics and marketing materials.
Alex joined the team full time in 2011 but had worked for us on and off for several years on a part time basis, while studying for his honours degree in Multimedia Computing at Staffordshire University.
Alex is the first point of contact for our web design and development clients. He designs and maintains fantastic, easy to use websites, and works with our team of developers to meet clients’ requirements.
Jon is our Junior Web Designer who joined the team in 2015 after completing his A-Levels at Idsall Sixth Form. Jon helps with the web design at Ascendancy where he answers support queries and completes maintenance jobs for our clients’ websites.
Geoff joined Ascendancy in 2006 and now works for us part time managing our accounts. Prior to joining Ascendancy Geoff had gained years of business experience in managerial positions across a wide range of sectors.
Janice works for us on a part time basis, assisting Geoff on the accounts, and keeping the Ascendancy team organised!
Ascendancy also works closely with a range of other professionals – web developers, marketers, designers, and other internet marketing specialists, according to the requirements of the project. If you are interested in partnering with us, we would be glad to hear from you – please get in touch.