Darren is the founder of Wavelength Marketing. He has over fifteen years brand marketing experience. This spans B2B, B2C, goods, services, places, digital (mobile / fixed) in the UK, continental Europe, Middle East, Japan and South East Asia.
He's helped organisations such as Orange (UK and Group), Nikon, Standard Life, Zurich, BUPA and The Department for Business Innovation and Skills address a range of brand related issues. These issues relate to brand definition, development, experience creation, positioning and moving into new markets to name a few.
The unique combination of brand knowledge and a robust research background enables Darren to solve complex brand issues and reduce brand related risk for our clients. Darren is a visiting lecturer in Brand Management at the University of Birmingham, England.
Darren frequently speaks at international marketing conferences, speaks in the media, sits of industry panels and is a chartered marketer who holds BA (Hons), MA, PhD as well as a Professional Postgraduate Marketing Diploma.
Outside work he's pretty active. Mountain biking, tennis, yoga, scuba diving, digital deejaying, motor boating and international travel are some of the things he loves. Following Birmingam City Football Club is another of Darren's passions - but the less said about that the better. firstname.lastname@example.org
Samantha’s career spans 19 years in the design industry, starting in London working with many entrepreneurial clients such as Virgin, Chinawhite, Smirnoff, and eOffice, learning the industry inside out, from concept through to production. Samantha then spent her later days in at large design powerhouse, Linney Design* in Nottingham (Top 20 design agency in the UK*).
At Linney, she worked alongside some of the UK’s biggest brands such as Whitbread, Mothercare, the Post Office, Bupa, Mars, Slimming World, Molson Coors, McDonalds and Triumph. She initiated new business, grew key accounts, led pitches and took the business into new areas of expertise such as commercial interiors, environmental and exhibition design, becoming instrumental in the growth of the business.
Samantha has been fortunate to work on a wide variety of design projects, disciplines and market sectors over the course of her career, core areas of expertise being design for print, branding, visual identity and environmental design, working both in the UK and internationally.
Collectively, this experience gives Samantha a commercial edge. An ability to be inventive yet deliver with a common sense approach, means although she undertakes projects with creativitiy she balances this against the need to solve a business problem email@example.com
Kim gets things done at Wavelength. She's got over sixteen years experience delivering a range of marketing projects both in the UK and across continental Europe.
These encompass launching complicated location service technologies through the roll out of pan European marketing propositions. Kim's project management experience spans organisations such as Orange (UK and Group) and Renishaw Group. She holds a BA (Eng) and is PRINCE certified. This means she understands how to dovetail the work we do with our clients' project frameworks.
Outside of work Kim enjoys landscape garden design in addition and running around looking after her young family. She's also a qualified reflexologist and aromatherapist which is useful when Darren's stress levels rise... firstname.lastname@example.org
Shane manages the creative side of our work. He's got a lot of ideas and knows how to bring them to life off and online.
With over 15 years experience Shane has worked with a variety of clients to make design happen.
He specialises in illustration, user interaction, web site design and visual identity. He holds a BA (Hons) and is currently working towards his MBA in Corporate Social Responsibility.
In his spare time Shane still pursues creative interests. He seeks design inspiration from urban landscapes and can be found spinning a range of deep tech-house and trance at a number of clubs. email@example.com
Amy is Wavelength's 'legal eagle'. Once we've developed your brand, concept or product Amy ensures no one can copy it.
Over the past eight years Amy has helped organisations such as Elizabeth Shaw and Constellation Group protect their trade marks around the world.
Amy holds a higher professional diploma in Contact Law as well as qualifications in Intellectual Property Law.
When Amy's not poring over legal documents she's out mountain biking, shouting for Bristol Rugby Club or at home relaxing with her family. firstname.lastname@example.org