Ascendancy has set down roots in the bustling town of Newport, Shropshire – the perfect environment for our small team of techies to help our clients excel online. The local pub helps, too.
Helen founded Ascendancy in 2004; she has worked in the industry since 1999.
As well as running the company, she also does a lot of training and public speaking, which she loves.
James is an expert on all things relating to online advertising and Analytics. He joined Ascendancy in 2008; he now manages a small number of key clients and advises the team on technical aspects of digital marketing. He also runs our internal IT infrastructure and business systems.
Lauren is responsible for Digital Marketing Operations – scheduling, managing and nurturing our DM team. She has around 10 years’ experience working in digital and creative agency environments and joined the team in 2017.
Emily joined the team in 2017. She is the first point of contact for many of our Integrated Digital Marketing accounts, working with clients across all three key digital marketing disciplines – SEO, PPC and social media.
Steph joined the team in 2019 as a Digital Marketing Account Manager, liaising with clients across all three key digital marketing areas – SEO, PPC and social media. However, her particular passion is for SEO, and technical SEO in particular, so she leads on this discipline within the team.
Jay joined the team in 2016 and is an expert in paid online advertising (PPC), across Google, Microsoft and Facebook Ads. Tracking of results through Analytics is another key area of expertise, and he is the first point of contact for many of our PPC clients.
Bethan joined the team in 2019 with experience in copywriting and social media management. She now works as a Digital Marketing Executive, working on campaigns across SEO, social media and PPC. She is the key point of contact for a number of clients.
Alex joined the team in 2011 and has a wealth of WordPress website design and development experience. He leads our web development team and is involved in pretty much every web project we work on, in some shape or form. He is the first point of contact for many of our website clients.
Jon is our Web Designer; he joined the team in 2015. Not only does he design websites for our clients, but he is also a skilled WordPress Developer. He also provides training and support to clients who have support queries and maintenance requirements.
Karen joined the team in 2021 after working with us on a freelance basis in the past. She’s a specialist in ‘back-end’ technologies, integrating websites with other software to ultimately make things more efficient. Karen has previously worked for a number of different agencies, and also runs an e-commerce business.
Tom joined Ascendancy in 2021 as a Junior Web Developer after studying IT at college. He’s already got great WordPress skills and is learning the trade through working on some of our simpler websites, and dealing with support queries.
Mary joined the Ascendancy team in 2021 and works behind the scenes in the Digital Marketing team, assisting the Account Managers across a wide range of projects.
Alice joined Ascendancy in 2021 with a wealth of office experience. Her role is a varied role, across credit control and accounts, but also a wide range of other admin duties.
Ascendancy also works closely with a range of other professionals – web developers, marketers, designers, and other internet marketing specialists, according to the requirements of the project. If you are interested in partnering with us, we would be glad to hear from you – please get in touch.