Foodservice Marketing Agency - Jellybean Creative

Foodservice Design and Packaging

Hello,

we’re Jellybean!

…Pleased to meet you. We're less about the sweets and more about helping our clients hit the 'sweet spot' when it comes to all things strategic, creative, marketing, digital, PR and social media.
We're recruiting

About

We’ll keep it short as we know you’re busy.
As a ‘Top 60 B2B Marketing agency‘ and ‘RAR Recommended Agency’ with over 25 years experience under our belt, we are best known for our work in the foodservice market (sometimes known as ‘away from home’, ‘out of home’ or OOH). And although our heart lies with food and drink (whose doesn’t!), we also do some pretty amazing stuff in other sectors by simply applying the same top-notch thinking and execution to help hit that ‘sweet spot’ whatever the brand, market, shopper or consumer. It works something like this…

And here’s some lovely stuff people say about us…

 

“I trust them as the “go to” agency in each industry I have worked in. They are an extension of my Marketing Team and possess a rare vision, understanding and focus that adds tremendous value to our efforts.”

Rob La Francesca, Customer Marketing Manager (Europe, The Middle East & Africa) - CooperVision

“I have now worked with Jellybean for over 6 months and find them creative, responsive and happy to help. They have turned round some great creative for us, often in very short timescales. I am very happy to recommend them.”

Averil Provan, Shopper Strategy Manager - Danone Waters

“I feel that Jellybean are genuinely an extension of our marketing team and we use them across the whole marketing mix. They consistently perform to a very high standard.”

Simon Muschamp, Marketing Director - Pritchitts

“Jellybean PR has been fantastic for Talkington Bates – we’ve won new business from the press coverage we’ve received and are delighted with our constant presence in the foodservice press.”

Sue Mullarkey, Marketing Communications - Talkington Bates

“There are times in life when people and organisations surpass your customer expectations – the team at Jellybean have done that…”

Professor David Russell, Chairman - The Russell Partnership

“Jellybean took the time to work out what really made our events tick, since then they have gone on to play a key role in the dual successes of Hotelympia and Hospitality.”

Toby Wand, Managing Director - Fresh Montgomery

“Innovative, groundbreaking site, enabling us to truly stand out from the crowd.”

Dave Riley, Director - Warewashing - Hobart UK

“Jellybean is not considered as Tilda Foodservice’s marketing agency, but our marketing department. I could not imagine being without them.”

Mark Lyddy, Head of Foodservice - Tilda Foodservice

“Salon Culinaire benefitted immensely from working with Jellybean…extraordinary commitment, innovation and creativity…”

Peter Griffiths MBE

“Jellybean is a fantastic agency to work with, they are thoughtful, innovative, flexible, imaginative and fun – I can’t recommend them highly enough.”

Anne Pierce, Chief Executive - Springboard

“I feel that Jellybean is genuinely an extension of our marketing team and we use them across the whole marketing mix. They consistently perform to a very high standard.”

Simon Muschamp, Marketing Director - Pritchitts

“We value Jellybean’s energy and creativity in running our PR campaigns, which has helped us deliver consistently impressive results over the last four years.”

Jon Squire, Head of Marketing, Fresh Montgomery

Work

You’ve reached the most important part of this site, it’s our work. When we say ‘our’ we mean us, and our lovely loyal clients who challenge us to create some, we think, pretty brilliant, effective stuff. Take a look for yourself…

“Jellybean Creative are great to work with, pro-active, passionate and personable – they have delivered a great ROI for our business within the out of home channel.”

John Sutcliffe, OOH and Convenience Controller - Talyors of Harrogate

“…embedded in the UK foodservice market…creative, effective solutions that are implemented effectively & efficiently.”

Mohammed Essa, General Manager UK & Ireland - Aviko

“…clearly understanding your market and objectives…a great team to work with!”

Anke Nijhuis, Brand Manager Foodservice Germany - Austria Aviko

“…expert advice, support and value for money, thank you.”

Sam Cox - Chester Boyd

“Their contacts, industry knowledge and strategic thinking is second to none, and sets them apart in my eyes. I take great pleasure in the knowledge that they are a trusted part of my team.”

Toby Wand, Managing Director - Fresh Montgomery

“Their professional approach and meticulous planning has helped Aviko establish a strong social media presence – particularly on Twitter, and achieved a strong ROI.”

Helen Hyde, Channel Marketing Manager - Aviko UK & Ireland

“My Twitter training at Jellybean was well structured and delivered on all accounts, enabling me to hit the ground running with our first Twitter marketing campaign”

Mark Hallam, Marketing Manager - Terinex

“We have found Jellybean a brilliant agency to work with. They have been adaptive to suit our many changing requirements and they are always easy to do business with. We enjoy working with them so much.”

Isabelle Davis, Brand Communications Manager - Delice de France

“Jellybean Creative is great to work with, pro-active, passionate and personable – they have delivered a great ROI for our business within the out of home channel.”

John Sutcliffe, OOH and Convenience Controller - Taylors of Harrogate

Services

We do it all, but you can choose what you want. Pick ‘n’ mix or treat yourself and have the lot – it’s up to you.

Team

Meet the beans… We’re a mixed (terribly nice) bag!

Fiona Rickard

Fiona Rickard

Managing Director

Insightful, creative and result orientated, Fiona combines strategic thinking with in-depth insight to ensure our communications are effective at every level. A big driver of the business as well as on the golf course she’s always up for a challenge.

    Susan Bolam

    Susan Bolam

    Client Services Director

    A creative and strategic thinker with 15 years of agency experience (12 of them spent at Jellybean) make this bean an expert at driving impressive results, for both new business and existing clients (but what she really loves is driving in her shiny new TT).

      Gary Brazier

      Gary Brazier

      Creative Director

      Gary has been involved with food (and drink) all his working (and social) life since his heady days at JWT. Now when not being creative our very own ‘tennis ace’ is either watching, playing or talking about sport, or taking a keen interest in local community matters.

        Andy Wickes

        Andy Wickes

        Digital Director

        Andy left the cynical world of London agencies 11 years ago, bringing with him a passion for digital media (matched only by his passion for good music). This, combined with a geek-like dedication to R&D, continue to keep the agency ahead of the curve on all things digital.

          Rachel Sumner

          Rachel Sumner

          Senior Account Manager

          With a BA Hons degree in Fashion, Promotion and Illustration and over 7 years of marketing under her belt, Rachel’s dedication, enthusiasm and hard work are matched only by her flare for fashion and winning smile.

            Nicola Cunningham

            Nicola Cunningham

            Account Director

            Good things come in small packages! Five foot two, eyes of blue, Nicola is a sharp thinker with a flair for copywriting and sound project management. But when she’s not hard at work she can be found in the stands cheering on her beloved Chelsea.

              Laura Ness

              Laura Ness

              Account Manager

              A foodie with a passion for marketing Laura joined Jellybean as a graduate with a Communications degree. She’s full of great ideas and committed to activating them too and if you ask nicely she’ll even whip you up her signature dish of Jamaican Chicken – yum!

                Lucy Ryan

                Lucy Ryan

                Account Manager

                Lucy, has left the hustle and bustle of London behind her but brings with her a wealth of experience of foodservice branding and packaging. She's a keen skier who loves spending time in the mountains, especially for the apres ski!

                  Olivia Drake

                  Olivia Drake

                  Account Executive

                  Livvy came to Jellybean armed with a business diploma and years of experience in marketing. An admin queen, she promises to keep the team running like a freshly oiled machine whilst keeping her social life well lubricated with a cool glass (or 2) of Rose.

                    Julie Roncancio

                    Julie Roncancio

                    Junior Account Executive

                    Julie left the dizzy heights of travel behind to feed her passion for food & drink marketing. Julie is studious by day, glam by night and a fun and fabulous addition to the bean team.

                      Amelia Elson

                      Amelia Elson

                      Junior Account Executive

                      Amelia has a passion for cooking and an eye for the latest digital media trends, making her the perfect Jellybean! With a positive attitude and fresh ideas she makes things happen often bribing her peers with sweet things!

                        Katie Hinksman

                        Katie Hinksman

                        Junior Account Executive

                        Joining us straight from sixth form Katie is passionate about food and drink, enjoying as many different restaurants as she can! With her love of food and eye for detail, and drive to succeed the world of marketing, Katie is a great new addition to the Jellybean team!

                          Jodie Weller

                          Jodie Weller

                          Junior Account Executive

                          The latest addition to the Bean team comes with a management degree (and previous experience at Jellybean HQ). Jodie is a lover of all things foodie (cake is her weakness) and loves her animals. With four dogs, a cat and a horse she is known affectionately by her friends as ‘the crazy animal lady’!

                            Sam Rooke

                            Sam Rooke

                            PR Director

                            Considered the social secretary amongst her friends, when not out enjoying herself Sam will be watching football or training for the next triathlon! With 18 years PR experience, 14 of which in FMCG, she has great organisational skills, not to mention a passion for food.

                              Gemma Buckley-Roberts

                              Gemma Buckley-Roberts

                              Account Director

                              With an English Literature & Journalism degree, as well as 10 years PR experience, this Celtic Jellybabe is a skilful copywriter and PR project manager. And despite the hours spent writing for clients loves nothing better than to relax with a good book (ideally on the beach).

                                Nick Clancy

                                Nick Clancy

                                Account Manager

                                Nick has jumped the fence from journalism into the world of PR and brings with him a wealth of industry contacts and knowledge. Combine his passion for food (off-set by his regular 12 mile runs!) with his skills as a writer and you get incisive and inspirational copy.

                                  Jess Sewell

                                  Jess Sewell

                                  Account Executive

                                  Jess was fresh out of college when she joined Jellybean PR on our apprenticeship scheme. Her drive and determination coupled with a hunger to learn and progress means she has soon made her mark. Having completed her PR Apprenticeship she is now a highly valued account exec and key team player. Watch out, she's hot on the golf course too!

                                    Lucy Flew

                                    Lucy Flew

                                    Senior Account Executive

                                    With a love of travel, Lucy has experienced food and drink specialties in all corners of the globe. A graduate with a PR & Communications degree, she started her career in travel PR and most recently moved into foodservice. Lucy is excited to be working on upcoming PR campaigns with added flavour.

                                      Mary Heimsath

                                      Mary Heimsath

                                      PR Assistant

                                      With a love for all things sweet and a calm, positive outlook Mary is a welcome new bean to join the team. She’s young, inquisitive and her fresh approach combined with her top grades and strong work ethic means she is keen to make her mark in the world of PR! Most importantly though, as a fully trained Barista she can make a pretty good cup of jo and keep us all perked up in the office.

                                        Leigh Felstead

                                        Leigh Felstead

                                        Art Director

                                        With his trademark stubble, Leigh is someone that takes an individualistic and imaginative approach to every project. A designer and creative thinker who's always adding some food for thought to any brief this Jellybean is responsible for some of our best work.

                                          Steve Skilton

                                          Steve Skilton

                                          Senior Digital Developer

                                          Steve has a head for design (a chin for ‘fun with facial hair’), an eye for coding and an ear for music. With over 19 years creative experience in web development and new media, he works tirelessly to deliver a cutting edge approach to web design and development.

                                            Katie Alexander

                                            Katie Alexander

                                            Senior Designer

                                            Katie joined us (along with her ‘curly-top’ hair), from the BBC Good Homes magazine, and despite giving gluten a wide berth, loves to tempt us with her home-baked naughtiness. She brings a delightful feminine touch to the studio, but is still very much 'one of the boys'.

                                              Sue Foulsham

                                              Sue Foulsham

                                              Finance & Admin Manager

                                              A true master of the spreadsheet Sue brings her financial wizardry and personal touch to Jellybean’s accounts and data-mining. But get this dark horse away from the calculator and you’ll find her singing her heart out in her local choral society to much critical acclaim!

                                                CoCo

                                                CoCo

                                                Chairman

                                                A therapeutic and popular addition to the team, CoCo brings her unique enthusiasm and exuberance to agency life. Always ready with a wagging tail, listening ear, sensible advice and boundless affection she helps maintain a level of sanity and humour at Jellybean.


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