ClientsClients

Our clients are predominantly medium sized enterprises that are looking to significantly improve the quality and business outcomes they achieve from their marketing programmes. They need marketing people who can cover all the bases from establishing a clear and differentiating value proposition, building an on line and offline presence in key market sectors and against key target audiences, writing and designing effective collateral, taking care of internal and external communications and ensuring that marketing drives business growth and builds customer loyalty. Outlined below are just a few of the things our clients have been kind enough to say about us.

Stuart Smith

Chairman
Bourton Group

“Food for Thoughts is a highly inventive and hugely effective marketing service that makes small budgets go a long way to great effect.”


 

Mike Bernard

Manager of Marketing Systems Group, North Region
IBM

“Food for Thoughts has a terrific spread of experience covering many aspects of marketing, and is not afraid to challenge the status quo whenever the business could be improved. They have original thinkers, who can see the big picture. They can take the strategic business need and turn it into marketing reality. Strong leadership skills – and great people to work with.”


 

Paul Quinn

Director
The Quinn Partnership

“Food for Thoughts proved vital in establishing a clear and potent customer proposition for our business as well as  providing a great combination of marketing knowledge, commercial acumen and creative inspiration.”


 

Richard Dollar

Managing Director
The Sash Window Workshop

“Food for Thoughts combines a wealth of commercial experience with practical sales and marketing programmes that generate business. Food for Thoughts contribution to The Sash Window Workshop has been invaluable, I would strongly recommend them.”


 

Molly Flatt

President
Word of Mouth Marketing Association

“Food for Thoughts work for WOMMA UK has been central to the success and growth of the organisation. Impressive experience in the marketing world, combined with a down to earth and can-do attitude, makes them a real asset and a pleasure to work with. They adapted brilliantly to a new marketing strategy and their enquiring minds and excellent communication skills have ensured that we have fulfilled WOMMA UK’s shifting needs throughout a period of great change and expansion.”


 

Helen Blake

Director
Futurecurve

“Food for Thoughts is a first-rate marketing and communications consultancy. They bring energy, talent, commitment and a breadth of business understanding to all they do.”

Ray Brown

Sales and Marketing Director
Harmonic Limited

“Food For Thoughts Consulting brings a real understanding of the need for marketing to be outcome focused, and the necessary skills and experience to deliver. They are quick on the uptake and good to work with, as well as creative and practical.”

Simon Glynn

COO
Olswang LLP

“Food for Thoughts has a combination of qualities that make them an excellent addition to the core Plc team. Their ability to communicate on a variety of levels from CEO and divisional senior management, to individual marketing team members, to consulting staff was one of their strongest strengths. I was very impressed with the professionalism that was displayed by them at all times. They have exceptional marketing professionals that have the gravitas to lead any marketing initiative or team.”


 

Glynis Ward

Project One

“Food for Thoughts has really improved our marketing capability and helped us do new things to build brand awareness and strengthen relationships in exactly the right way for Project One. They are extremely creative and comes up with original ideas that work. Hardworking, honest, a joy to work with and, above all, as loyal to Project One as the rest of us.”


 

Owen Dowden

Business Development Manager
Celerant Consulting

“Julian has played a key part in supporting the UK business development team at Celerant. He has helped me personally on a number of campaigns, and his wealth of experience and excellent understanding of all aspects of Marketing has proved of real value to our efforts. Julian is extremely passionate and enthusiastic about his work and it has been a pleasure to work with him.”


 

Paul Donnellan

Process Excellence Commercial Leader
Celerant Consulting

“At a business level Julian has proven PR/Marketing skills and experience that would enhance almost any organisation. At a personal level he’s extremely supportive and has 100% integrity. His approach is highly creative and he couples this with seemingly limitless enthusiasm for moving the business forward. I am delighted to recommend him to anyone wishing to know someone with both real insight and an ability to turn this into a reality.”


 

Wiebe de Vries

Marketing Manager
Celerant Consulting

“Julian is a person I enjoy working with a lot. He has a passion for getting “the job” done in the best possible way, whilst keeping a keen eye on detail and ensuring that expectations are met and exceeded. He is a person of many talents and keen to apply them. He engages people at all levels to ensure buy in and co-operation in planned activities, be it events, PR work, copywriting for cases and/or other collateral etc.”


 

Steve Blake

Managing Consultant
Prism Executive Recruitment

“Julian is not just an expert in his field but a thoroughly professional individual. He was a pleasure to work with throughout our dealings and I would recommend him to others unreservedly.”