Dan is one of the UK’s leading strategists in digital engagement with a track record for leveraging social media and creating fans for brands. He started his career as a marketer, spearheading the campaign behind the World famous Olympic Laser Class dinghy.
He has since been involved in the digital marketing of over 30 sports, adventure and entertainment initiatives from sailing teams to race series and from entertainment to record attempts, including Dame Ellen MacArthur’s World Record Campaigns.
Dan not only leads the online and social media strategy and delivery at Slipstream, but is also retained as a mentor and advisor to clients wanting to understand and fully harness the opportunities presented by the digital age.
Credits include: Volvo Ocean Race, Vendee Globe, B&Q / Castorama Dame Ellen MacArthur, Help for Heroes, Ryder Cup 2010, British Triathlon
Mike has spent over 17 years at the sharp-end of advising major brand owners, corporate entities, organisations and personalities on experiential engagement and sponsorship marketing.
He has worked extensively in Europe, Asia Pacific, North America and Latin America, creating, developing, planning and activating sports and entertainment properties on behalf of owners, rights holders and clients. Mike leads the experiential engagement capability at Slipstream, developing and implementing strategies which seamlessly connect brands, properties and live touch points in meeting commercial objectives.
Credits include: Asian PGA Tour, International Cricket Council, B&Q / Castorama Dame Ellen MacArthur, Geoff Holt MBE, The Rose Bowl, The Mayflower Theatre, ISAF, FedEx, Jaguar, UPS, Omega, Skandia, Ernst &Young, BT, Bayer and Sony.
Ken advises the agency on the ongoing development of its focus and capabilities. As a seasoned campaigner in integrated marketing communications with a career spanning three decades, he has held senior roles across media sales, advertising agencies and marketing management.
He has worked with some of the most important and influential brands in the world from B2B and consumer durables to premium automotive and FMCG. He brings expertise in client acquisition, account management, planning, brand management, commercial strategy, mergers, acquisitions and disposals. He sold his company, Buckfield Lord, a successful integrated digital/traditional communications agency, to US agency group Panoramic in 1999 to form EPB Communications London.
Ken is CEO of Loud Whisper, a marketing and business development consultancy.He is a personal member of the IPA and past President of the Comin network of European agencies which he co-founded.
Credits include: AXA Equity & Law, Bentley, BiC, Ducati, Ercol, Gieves & Hawkes, Kenwood, Kraft General Foods, Mercedes-Benz and Tefal.
With over ten years experience working at the front line of the digital revolution, Lawrence possesses a unique set of skills in hosting, development and client side integration. He has worked across a number of leading websites at enterprise level, building robust and reliable platforms and increasingly in the development of advanced web, IOS and Android apps.
Creator of screen casts and generally all round nice bloke!
Lewis is Slipstream's latest recruit, joining the team as Lead Digital Designer in early 2012. An accomplished digital & graphic architect, covering our web, iOS and Social Media projects. Lewis leads our forward thinking design ideas, is our top 'shooter' on Dribbble, and (fortunately) supports the right football club!
James joined Slipstream in April 2009 from a leading full service marketing communication agency where he worked on a number of high profile brands including OceanSpray, Sunny Delight, B&Q and THQ. He leads the web development and CMS integration of projects, bringing design and interaction to life across all digital and social media platforms with specific expertise in web standards and in ensuring cross-browser compatibility.