People

/ Nicky Clark

Director, ACIM

Looking after clients is Nicky's bag!


Strategic thinker, she'll get to the heart of your business quickly.

/ Gemma McGrattan

Director, MCIM

Gemma's passion is meeting new people, strategic communications and employee engagement.

 

Full of energy and a keen runner of the Bristol Half Marathon.

 

Our unofficial 'Director of cakes'.

/ Giles Hicks

Creative Director

Top priority? Delivering creative that puts a smile on your face and achieves great results.

 

A trip to the piste is Giles' annual escape from busy agency life.

/ Emma Holland

Client Services Director

Emma loves helping clients get to the core of a comms challenge. 

 

When not busy earning clients' trust, Bristol’s envious food scene, exploring foreign cities and all things interior design keeps her busy. 

/ Zoe Grimes

Senior Designer/Creative Manager

An organised creative. Such a thing does exist; in an enthusiastic Zoe-shape!

 

Collects hobbies weekly eg. open water swimming, trail running, climbing..the list goes on..

/ Gary Walder

Account Director

Gary is an avowed champion of creative solutions that can make a real difference to a client’s business. 

 

You can find Gary in lycra most weekends, hurtling down the likes of Cheddar Gorge on his road bike.

/ Lucy McKerron

Account Director

Social and digital advocate Lucy, comes from an employer marketing and brand background.

 

Her hectic lifestyle includes, running, the gym, movies, festivals and shopping with her daughter.

/ James Marsden

Account Director

A self-confessed geek, James has previously worked on integrated campaigns for Vodafone and Sony Mobile and loves a good innovation.

 

When not trying to crack the next brief, he can be found salivating over an artisan coffee, or running (if it’s dry).

/ Liz Appleby

Strategist

Devonian Liz is an expert at joining the dots to convert complex corporate strategies into a set of clear messages employees can engage with.


A disciple of the Shaun T Insanity workout, she also enjoys a stroll on Exmoor, followed by a trip to a country pub.

/ Jenni Cruickshank

Account Manager

Jenni’s eclectic internal comms background has seen her work client-side as well as agency-side on brands like Siemens, Ladbrokes and DNV GL. 

 

When she’s not hunting out Bristol's best cheeseburgers, she's at home playing Fallout 4 on her PS4. 

/ Asha Constanza

Account Manager

A former European trampolining champion, retail expert Asha joined Synergy from ASOS.com where she headed up internal communications, events and engagement. 

She fills her spare time travelling, taking part in adrenaline-filled activities and enjoying a drop of wine or two. 

/ Neneh Pepperell

Senior Account Manager

Cheese (and cake) lover Neneh has worked with the likes of The Met Office, Clarks, The Environment Agency and NFU Mutual.

 

Her full diary includes lots of running, reading and visiting far flung lands such as Thailand.

/ Sophie Green

Account Executive

Modern History grad Sophie ensures our projects run smoothly.

A bit of a culture junkie, Sophie spends her weekends at art exhibitions and planning her next escape to India. 

/ Rhiannon Stroud

Strategist

A trained facilitator and presenter, Rhiannon is a super organised strategist focused on big picture concepts and killer delivery.

 

Always smiling and chatting, when she’s not campaigning for an office dog you’ll find her on the netball court.

/ Chris Giddings

Marketing & Communications Manager

Organised, creative and never afraid to be the devil’s advocate, Chris looks after brand Synergy, and is a skilled wordsmith and marketer.

 

When not following his beloved Yeovil Town FC, he can be found getting creative with words, exploring new countries and eating street food. 

/ Ezra Chambers

Operations Manager

Ezra can spot a typo at 100m, is a self-proclaimed font snob and never says no to a drink (tea or beer!).

 

Calm, collected and inquisitive (nosey!), when not at the office you'll find him cooking, eating and enjoying a good ‘ole beach holiday.

/ Rich Webster

Senior Designer

Rich starts with ‘why’, quickly getting to the heart of problems using creativity and strategic thinking to create fun solutions that work.

 

He’s obsessive about discovering new and old music, collecting books and riding his bike up hills.

/ Nick McCarthy

Senior Designer / Art Director

Enthusiastic, passionate, great all-rounder... just a few words that describe Nick.

 

Loves his 'awesome coffee' at dead on 10.30 every morning.

/ Jenny Radcliffe

Middleweight Designer

Jenny loves making things look amazing and combines creativity with organisation (yep, it is possible!). Great client feedback drives her. 

 

When she’s not travelling somewhere new, she is in the gym to counteract the constant cooking of Asian food.

/ Matt Elliott

Designer

Matt loves all forms of design and keeping up with the latest in social media.

 

In his spare time he enjoys photography, Studio Ghibili and TV Boxsets. Appears at events as a lookalike for a famous TV Doctor... can you guess Who?

/ Senior Designer Vacancy

Senior Designer with Fab Ideas

We're looking for our next key creative appointment - amazing visual skills, clever conceptual, super scamps.

 

Send your pdf portfolio and cv to:

/ Hollie Wright

Account Executive

Hollie joined Synergy from London via a stint in Brighton and keeps projects on the straight and narrow.

A self-confessed coffee snob, she's Prince2 certified, loves reading fiction, doing yoga and writing for her blog dedicated to all things 'hygge'.

/ Nicky Clark

Director, ACIM

Looking after clients is Nicky's bag!


Strategic thinker, she'll get to the heart of your business quickly.

/ Gemma McGrattan

Director, MCIM

Gemma's passion is meeting new people, strategic communications and employee engagement.

 

Full of energy and a keen runner of the Bristol Half Marathon.

 

Our unofficial 'Director of cakes'.

/ Giles Hicks

Creative Director

Top priority? Delivering creative that puts a smile on your face and achieves great results.

 

A trip to the piste is Giles' annual escape from busy agency life.

/ Emma Holland

Client Services Director

Emma loves helping clients get to the core of a comms challenge. 

 

When not busy earning clients' trust, Bristol’s envious food scene, exploring foreign cities and all things interior design keeps her busy. 

/ Zoe Grimes

Senior Designer/Creative Manager

An organised creative. Such a thing does exist; in an enthusiastic Zoe-shape!

 

Collects hobbies weekly eg. open water swimming, trail running, climbing..the list goes on..

/ Gary Walder

Account Director

Gary is an avowed champion of creative solutions that can make a real difference to a client’s business. 

 

You can find Gary in lycra most weekends, hurtling down the likes of Cheddar Gorge on his road bike.

/ Lucy McKerron

Account Director

Social and digital advocate Lucy, comes from an employer marketing and brand background.

 

Her hectic lifestyle includes, running, the gym, movies, festivals and shopping with her daughter.

/ James Marsden

Account Director

A self-confessed geek, James has previously worked on integrated campaigns for Vodafone and Sony Mobile and loves a good innovation.

 

When not trying to crack the next brief, he can be found salivating over an artisan coffee, or running (if it’s dry).

/ Liz Appleby

Strategist

Devonian Liz is an expert at joining the dots to convert complex corporate strategies into a set of clear messages employees can engage with.


A disciple of the Shaun T Insanity workout, she also enjoys a stroll on Exmoor, followed by a trip to a country pub.

/ Jenni Cruickshank

Account Manager

Jenni’s eclectic internal comms background has seen her work client-side as well as agency-side on brands like Siemens, Ladbrokes and DNV GL. 

 

When she’s not hunting out Bristol's best cheeseburgers, she's at home playing Fallout 4 on her PS4. 

/ Asha Constanza

Account Manager

A former European trampolining champion, retail expert Asha joined Synergy from ASOS.com where she headed up internal communications, events and engagement. 

She fills her spare time travelling, taking part in adrenaline-filled activities and enjoying a drop of wine or two. 

/ Neneh Pepperell

Senior Account Manager

Cheese (and cake) lover Neneh has worked with the likes of The Met Office, Clarks, The Environment Agency and NFU Mutual.

 

Her full diary includes lots of running, reading and visiting far flung lands such as Thailand.

/ Sophie Green

Account Executive

Modern History grad Sophie ensures our projects run smoothly.

A bit of a culture junkie, Sophie spends her weekends at art exhibitions and planning her next escape to India. 

/ Rhiannon Stroud

Strategist

A trained facilitator and presenter, Rhiannon is a super organised strategist focused on big picture concepts and killer delivery.

 

Always smiling and chatting, when she’s not campaigning for an office dog you’ll find her on the netball court.

/ Chris Giddings

Marketing & Communications Manager

Organised, creative and never afraid to be the devil’s advocate, Chris looks after brand Synergy, and is a skilled wordsmith and marketer.

 

When not following his beloved Yeovil Town FC, he can be found getting creative with words, exploring new countries and eating street food. 

/ Ezra Chambers

Operations Manager

Ezra can spot a typo at 100m, is a self-proclaimed font snob and never says no to a drink (tea or beer!).

 

Calm, collected and inquisitive (nosey!), when not at the office you'll find him cooking, eating and enjoying a good ‘ole beach holiday.

/ Rich Webster

Senior Designer

Rich starts with ‘why’, quickly getting to the heart of problems using creativity and strategic thinking to create fun solutions that work.

 

He’s obsessive about discovering new and old music, collecting books and riding his bike up hills.

/ Nick McCarthy

Senior Designer / Art Director

Enthusiastic, passionate, great all-rounder... just a few words that describe Nick.

 

Loves his 'awesome coffee' at dead on 10.30 every morning.

/ Jenny Radcliffe

Middleweight Designer

Jenny loves making things look amazing and combines creativity with organisation (yep, it is possible!). Great client feedback drives her. 

 

When she’s not travelling somewhere new, she is in the gym to counteract the constant cooking of Asian food.

/ Matt Elliott

Designer

Matt loves all forms of design and keeping up with the latest in social media.

 

In his spare time he enjoys photography, Studio Ghibili and TV Boxsets. Appears at events as a lookalike for a famous TV Doctor... can you guess Who?

/ Senior Designer Vacancy

Senior Designer with Fab Ideas

We're looking for our next key creative appointment - amazing visual skills, clever conceptual, super scamps.

 

Send your pdf portfolio and cv to:

/ Hollie Wright

Account Executive

Hollie joined Synergy from London via a stint in Brighton and keeps projects on the straight and narrow.

A self-confessed coffee snob, she's Prince2 certified, loves reading fiction, doing yoga and writing for her blog dedicated to all things 'hygge'.

/ Nicky Clark

Director, ACIM

Looking after clients is Nicky's bag!


Strategic thinker, she'll get to the heart of your business quickly.

/ Gemma McGrattan

Director, MCIM

Gemma's passion is meeting new people, strategic communications and employee engagement.

 

Full of energy and a keen runner of the Bristol Half Marathon.

 

Our unofficial 'Director of cakes'.

/ Giles Hicks

Creative Director

Top priority? Delivering creative that puts a smile on your face and achieves great results.

 

A trip to the piste is Giles' annual escape from busy agency life.

/ Emma Holland

Client Services Director

Emma loves helping clients get to the core of a comms challenge. 

 

When not busy earning clients' trust, Bristol’s envious food scene, exploring foreign cities and all things interior design keeps her busy. 

/ Zoe Grimes

Senior Designer/Creative Manager

An organised creative. Such a thing does exist; in an enthusiastic Zoe-shape!

 

Collects hobbies weekly eg. open water swimming, trail running, climbing..the list goes on..

/ Gary Walder

Account Director

Gary is an avowed champion of creative solutions that can make a real difference to a client’s business. 

 

You can find Gary in lycra most weekends, hurtling down the likes of Cheddar Gorge on his road bike.

/ Lucy McKerron

Account Director

Social and digital advocate Lucy, comes from an employer marketing and brand background.

 

Her hectic lifestyle includes, running, the gym, movies, festivals and shopping with her daughter.

/ James Marsden

Account Director

A self-confessed geek, James has previously worked on integrated campaigns for Vodafone and Sony Mobile and loves a good innovation.

 

When not trying to crack the next brief, he can be found salivating over an artisan coffee, or running (if it’s dry).

/ Liz Appleby

Strategist

Devonian Liz is an expert at joining the dots to convert complex corporate strategies into a set of clear messages employees can engage with.


A disciple of the Shaun T Insanity workout, she also enjoys a stroll on Exmoor, followed by a trip to a country pub.

/ Jenni Cruickshank

Account Manager

Jenni’s eclectic internal comms background has seen her work client-side as well as agency-side on brands like Siemens, Ladbrokes and DNV GL. 

 

When she’s not hunting out Bristol's best cheeseburgers, she's at home playing Fallout 4 on her PS4. 

/ Asha Constanza

Account Manager

A former European trampolining champion, retail expert Asha joined Synergy from ASOS.com where she headed up internal communications, events and engagement. 

She fills her spare time travelling, taking part in adrenaline-filled activities and enjoying a drop of wine or two. 

/ Neneh Pepperell

Senior Account Manager

Cheese (and cake) lover Neneh has worked with the likes of The Met Office, Clarks, The Environment Agency and NFU Mutual.

 

Her full diary includes lots of running, reading and visiting far flung lands such as Thailand.

/ Sophie Green

Account Executive

Modern History grad Sophie ensures our projects run smoothly.

A bit of a culture junkie, Sophie spends her weekends at art exhibitions and planning her next escape to India. 

/ Rhiannon Stroud

Strategist

A trained facilitator and presenter, Rhiannon is a super organised strategist focused on big picture concepts and killer delivery.

 

Always smiling and chatting, when she’s not campaigning for an office dog you’ll find her on the netball court.

/ Chris Giddings

Marketing & Communications Manager

Organised, creative and never afraid to be the devil’s advocate, Chris looks after brand Synergy, and is a skilled wordsmith and marketer.

 

When not following his beloved Yeovil Town FC, he can be found getting creative with words, exploring new countries and eating street food. 

/ Ezra Chambers

Operations Manager

Ezra can spot a typo at 100m, is a self-proclaimed font snob and never says no to a drink (tea or beer!).

 

Calm, collected and inquisitive (nosey!), when not at the office you'll find him cooking, eating and enjoying a good ‘ole beach holiday.

/ Rich Webster

Senior Designer

Rich starts with ‘why’, quickly getting to the heart of problems using creativity and strategic thinking to create fun solutions that work.

 

He’s obsessive about discovering new and old music, collecting books and riding his bike up hills.

/ Nick McCarthy

Senior Designer / Art Director

Enthusiastic, passionate, great all-rounder... just a few words that describe Nick.

 

Loves his 'awesome coffee' at dead on 10.30 every morning.

/ Jenny Radcliffe

Middleweight Designer

Jenny loves making things look amazing and combines creativity with organisation (yep, it is possible!). Great client feedback drives her. 

 

When she’s not travelling somewhere new, she is in the gym to counteract the constant cooking of Asian food.

/ Matt Elliott

Designer

Matt loves all forms of design and keeping up with the latest in social media.

 

In his spare time he enjoys photography, Studio Ghibili and TV Boxsets. Appears at events as a lookalike for a famous TV Doctor... can you guess Who?

/ Senior Designer Vacancy

Senior Designer with Fab Ideas

We're looking for our next key creative appointment - amazing visual skills, clever conceptual, super scamps.

 

Send your pdf portfolio and cv to:

/ Hollie Wright

Account Executive

Hollie joined Synergy from London via a stint in Brighton and keeps projects on the straight and narrow.

A self-confessed coffee snob, she's Prince2 certified, loves reading fiction, doing yoga and writing for her blog dedicated to all things 'hygge'.

Get in touch

Bristol +44 (0)117 962 1534

London +44 (0)20 3828 7600

 

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Postal Address

Synergy Marketing and Design Limited Registered in England No: 05907746  Registered Office: Bristol
Bristol: 2nd Floor, Grosvenor House, 149 Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2RA
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