We’re an independent brand strategy, design and innovation consultancy that provokes success. We believe in the power of great design. Design that helps bring people and brands together, transforming business with simply effective ideas that capture the hearts and minds of those they serve.

The thinkers
& creators

Richard Taylor – Brand director

Richard is a straight talking Northern Nomad. He has been helping SME and global businesses to succeed across the world for over 20 years. He likes to cut to the chase, getting straight to the heart of what matters and helping clients to deliver commercial success.

Richard leads the key client partnerships within the business, looking to help make a creative difference to every brand programme.

+44 (0)7557 386 801

Abi Cheshire – Creative Director

Abi is focused on delivering creative that makes a commercial difference, with simple ideas that help to change a brand’s direction and provoke people to take action. She creates ideas that connect with people, pulling at their heart strings and helping brands & business to get closer to their customers.

Abi leads the business’s key consumer goods brand programmes.

+44 (0)7972 872 610

Steve Conchie – Creative director

For over 20 years Steve has worked directly with clients, both nationally and internationally, helping them solve and simplify complex brand problems. His ego-free approach and love of creating and crafting 'big ideas’ have not only shaped change for the brands he’s worked with, but gained him recognition and industry awards both in the UK and globally.

Steve leads the creative direction of the business.

+44 (0)7811 121 083

Luke Vincent – strategy director

Luke has been crafting strategies that help brands capture the heart and minds of their audiences for over 16 years. With a mix of client side and agency experience his potent strategies connect with consumers and deliver business results. Luke is happiest when he is helping set a brand on a path to long term growth and success. He secretly believes brands can change the world.

Luke takes the lead on the strategic direction of our brand programmes.

+44 (0)161 8500408

The company
we keep