A Big Hello, from Big Yellow!
Hello, and welcome to Big Yellow Marketing Communications’ first blog post!
A little bit about us
Here at Big Yellow Marketing Communications, we provide a professional service with big personality! As a small team of creative thinkers, we always put in 100% and we love nothing better than creating impactive designs to elevate and showcase your brand and promote your services.
If you are looking for a new logo, social media management or a completely new refresh for your website, Big Yellow is the right company for you! We provide the following services at an affordable price.
At Big Yellow we love to design! We are passionate about providing pixel-perfect designs that will transform your print and digital media for your business. Our experienced team are fully up-to-date with all things print and digital and will provide you with a professional service.
Website Design and Maintenance
We work closely with our clients to create engaging and well-designed websites, that are both bespoke and responsive. With more than 25% of all the world’s websites powered by WordPress, it makes perfect sense to build your website on this popular and powerful content management system.
Improving your social media platforms is what we do best! We can build and transform your social media platforms, help increase your growth and engagement to achieve the very best results, and create the perfect balance between popularity and business.
By using illustration for your business, it gives you the unique tool to tell the perfect story. Here at Big Yellow, we produce high quality digital illustrations, perfectly tailored to fit your brief.
We LOVE SEO at Big Yellow! We’ll analyse your website to check how it is ranking in search engines. With this audit we will know exactly what to change in order to increase your websites presence. If you are struggling to be number 1, Big Yellow will help to get you there!
Meet the Team
Lorna Stevens – Managing Director
Owner of Big Yellow with over 22 years’ experience in helping companies reach their goals. Working with small, entrepreneurial start-ups through to large, corporate organisations across the globe.
Lorna’s portfolio consists of delivering digital and commercial signage, working on major PFI and construction projects, launching new initiatives locally and nationally including a brand new product into the credit referencing and property sector.
Ben Stevens – Strategic Director
After leaving the RAF as a Logistic Officer after 23 years, Ben continued to apply his breadth of transferable organisational skills and experience to Government sector, financial services, transport, retail and veterinary Industries. Ben’s work passion is to help ‘join the dots’ on the bigger picture and grease the wheels of successful delivery, ensuring all stakeholders focus on adding value.
Ben’s leadership, portfolio management and Six Sigma Lean experience help instil the right outcome focus, whilst creating a positive culture to deliver the best service for our customers.
Daryl Summers – Senior Web Designer/Developer
Daryl has over 15 years of experience with website design and development starting from an inquisitive hobby to a fully-fledged career. With a keen eye for design ranging from interiors to graphics, Daryl has utilised his skills to transform his passion into beautifully crafted and pixel-perfect websites, further developed from many years of commercial experience in the digital media industry.
With a first-class BSc (Hons) degree in Marketing from The University of Portsmouth, Daryl understands the key components to successfully create compelling and engaging websites to increase brand awareness, user-focus and positive engagement towards your business.
Michael Milner – Senior Graphic Designer
With over 20 years experience, Michael has experience in all aspects of design for print. Included in his ever-growing portfolio of projects include brochure production, direct marketing, website design, display and exhibitions. With added experience gained in the leisure and tourism sector, Michael is the perfect asset to our team and provides a professional service to all of Big Yellow’s clients, old or new.
Elyssa Weeks – Social Media Manager & Illustrator
Elyssa has a passion for illustration and graphic design and has a BA (Hons) Illustration degree from Oxford Brookes University.
She has worked on several social media projects and enjoys using her creative mind to come up with unique and exciting content. Added to this, Elyssa loves to work with different brands to come up with new concepts, helping clients win new business.
Darren Swords – SEO & Content Specialist
Darren has over 10 years SEO and web content experience working in-house at a large FTSE100 financial services company. During that time Darren played a key part in several major website migrations and optimisation projects. Each covering a large number of industry sectors with varying scales, complexities and expectations.
Working in such a large and varied environment has allowed Darren to continually stay ahead of the curve and ensure clients and stakeholders remain confident in their SEO and online content offerings.
Emily Grearson – Social Media Assistant
Emily joined Big Yellow a couple of years ago for her work experience and has continued her passion in social media marketing and content writing since. She has worked on a variety of projects and now joins us to help manage a variety of clients in diverse industries.
When it comes to writing, Emily is extremely creative and loves getting to know her clients inside out. Her attention to detail and calmness always puts our clients at ease, and gives them the confidence that Emily will manage their accounts to a high standard.
Bobby – Office Dog
Our office mascot Bobby, the Bichon Yorkie, is always the first to greet our office guests! He is full of energy and always brings a great atmosphere to our working environment. We can definitely say he is a great addition to the team!
Written by Emily Grearson – Social Media Assistant