A heady cocktail of outstanding knowledge, low overheads and innovation in thought and design.
Collectively this constitutes substantial value for our clients.
We have won much respect for our work in terms of awards and landmark projects.
The biggest accolade though is long standing relationships with our clients.

We focus on working with a relatively small number of clients in a few sectors.
This means we understand the sales and marketing process in our chosen sectors.

We know our onions

We focus on a few sectors where our understanding is probably unrivalled

Professional Services Marketing - our core

We are one of the most experienced agencies guiding accountancy marketing, law firm marketing, financial services marketing, exhibition organisers, education and other high value services.

Technology Marketing

This is a sector that shares many characteristics with professional services marketing however, the culture is often faster moving, entrepreneurial and vibrant. We work with business leaders to help deliver their strategic vision.

B2B Marketing

Often seen as the poor relative of consumer marketing. We however love this sector and understand it. Often the target market is smaller and the tactics more focused. Something consumer only agencies often just don’t get.

Niche Consumer Digital Marketing

We are a bit of a disruptor when it comes to consumer marketing. Our results from highly cost-effective digital marketing campaigns are incredibly good….and this is attracting attention.

How it comes to life


Retained marketing support. Building an entire marketing function for a client or supporting an internal team.
Retained/Non-exec style Marketing Director services.
Marketing mentoring for in-house teams.


Retained digital marketing support to cover: e-mail, digital advertising and PPC, Search engine marketing and web updating.

New web projects, integrated communications support covering content marketing, PR and social media.


We offer Retained/Non-exec style Marketing Director services for a number of professional services firms.
For many clients we act as the strategic lead - researching and creating marketing strategy documents and full marketing plans.


Our creative team lead a wide range of branding and graphic design projects for our clients.
Equally at home designing a concept for a new web site, digital advertising campaigns or promotional literature and advertising for print.


Rayner Essex


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Debenhams Ottaway


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Duncan & Toplis


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Manchester Furniture Show / January Furniture Show


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News, Views & Downloads

Animation, Technology and Busy People

We are delighted to have provided the concept and project managed some fun animation for the Mainframe DevOps business Sandhata. The marketing challenge was tricky. How to grab the attention of busy senior technology decision makers?  The answer, a cheeky nod to the world of platform games of course! Say hello to ‘Sandy’ the brain:...

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Conical Recognised in Finance Monthly UK Marketing Awards

Conical has picked up the Marketing Advisory firm of the year award from Finance Monthly magazine. Well done team Conical! This award builds on other awards generated through a combination of industry research and customer feedback. Conical has for many years been supporting the financial sector whether it be accountancy firms, IFA’s or others. This...

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Proposition Me?

Many of us I am sure, get sent a multitude of sales/marketing content across pretty much all channels. On LinkedIn, life coaches make contact daily. Through e-mail, lots of IT companies and ‘business sales’ specialists hammer my in-box. Some pretty poor looking direct marketing/ SEO or web guys also ‘reach out’ to me. In print, it...

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