Core disciplines: Advertising/Creative, CRM/Customer engagement, Integrated marketing

Key people

Neil Hecquet
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Joint Managing Director

Neil has spent eighteen years working in agencies like Rapp, London & Clemenger, and heading up clients as diverse as Nissan, Cornhill Insurance and the NSPCC. After working for big name brands in Australia, Neil moved back to the UK where he combined his vast experience in project management and his pragmatic approach to help drive Flourish into the global, award winning agency that it is today.

Rich Hartson
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Joint Managing Director

Rich has spent the last twenty five years working in agencies, including The Communication Agency, Leo Burnett, Aim Proximity (NZ), and Target Direct. He has worked across a number of sectors from Financial Services to Consumer Electronics.

Rich is the Joint Managing Director of Flourish, as well as taking a very hands-on role as Client Principle across a number of clients. His expertise and experience within the industry has helped ensure the international success of Flourish.

Ian Reeves
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General Manager

Ian has 15 years experience working in specialist digital agencies in both the UK and Australia and now heads up the Flourish digital and creative teams. He provides a unique combination of strategic and technical knowledge, both essential in delivering simple solutions that provide results. His specialities are in user journey planning, CRM, and he is a big email geek. He has experience across a number of diverse sectors winning digital awards for work in Financial Services and Retail.

Keith Nichol
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Planning Director

Keith is a co-founder of Flourish and a hands-on creative planner with over 20 years experience at some of the UK’s biggest and most successful agencies including Rapp and Carlson. Like Rich, preferring the pragmatic approach to creative, his campaigns have earned him numerous UK and European awards.

Kim Martin
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Creative Director

Kim is a strategic creative with more than a decade of agency experience creating award-winning integrated campaigns for commercial and not-for-profit clients. Kim's experience helps lead the creative department, offering creative direction, copy skills as well as nurturing young talent and helping to keep the creative standards as high as possible.

Laura Mildon
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Account Director

Laura brings a wealth of account management experience to the team. Whether a digital project, social media plan, direct mail or TV campaign, Laura has the experience to draw on and supports her team in delivering the best work possible. A direct marketer at heart, Laura is passionate about creative that delivers results whilst protecting high creative standards as well.

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