The Plan C Team
We are a team of 7 local business owners with a passion for our chosen field and a desire to use our skills and experience to help other companies.
The current situation makes a tough job even tougher and the "Plan C" team are committed to to making a positive difference to the future of local businesses in Surrey.
The Hats Off Partnership is a business development and marketing consultancy dedicated to helping SMEs achieve the growth they strive for and deserve. We work closely with our clients to clarify exactly what success looks like and create a detailed plan focused on how to get there.
We specialise in creating "Hats Off" moments for our partners - moments when your clients raise a hat to you for a job well done, moments when you give your team a collective "Hats Off" or just moments when you realise things really are moving forward.
Rob Holmes is Founder of Vinegar Creative, an independent award winning design agency specialising in design and building websites. He launched Vinegar in 2014 with over 15 years of experience working on global and national brands - such as Lloyds TSB, Rolls-Royce, Blackhorse Car Sales, ANA & Vodafone - at some of London's top creative agencies.
Rob now works with clients looking at creative ways to promote their products and services. This includes building insightful websites and beautiful designs that make a company memorable, increase brand awareness and grow market share. All Rob’s designs are developed specifically to work seamlessly across all marketing channels and customer touch-points for maximum impact.
Mark McCulloch is one of the leading Food, Drink and Hospitality brand and marketing minds in the world. Mark has over 20 years Brand, Marketing, Digital and Social Media experience holding senior positions at lastminute.com, Barclaycard, YO! Sushi and Pret A Manger.
Mark co-founded Brand and Marketing agency WE ARE Spectacular Ltd in 2012 and now runs Premium Brand and Marketing Strategy consultancy Supersonic Inc. based in London and Brighton helping C-Suite level Marketers and Executives amplify their business across multiple sectors. In 2018, Mark began podcasting and his Mark McC Supersonic Food Marketing Podcast has reached number 20 in the iTunes business charts and is a regular Top 100 podcast.
Ditton HR is a Human Resources, Recruitment and Training Consultancy based in Long Ditton, Surrey. We can help you with all aspects of employing and developing your employees to bring out the best in your people. Every employer, no matter what size, needs to adhere to their legal responsibilities when employing staff. Employers also need to maximise the potential of their people by ensuring they recruit the best, train them well and then retain them.
Claire is a qualified HR and training professional who is a fellow member of the CIPD and has worked in HR and Training since 1994. Her experience spans across a variety of sectors including the professional services, retail, not-for-profit and charitable.
We are based in Surrey and are local, reliable accountants for small, growing businesses & start-ups who don’t need a full time accountant. We offer an ad-hoc service that is tailored to your needs.
Natalie Malyon - founder of Sine Accountancy, is a qualified CIMA chartered management accountant and practising certificate holder. Being CIMA qualified covers more than technical accounting, it also focuses on business strategy and growth to give a more rounded understanding of how accounting drives and impacts a business.
With years of experience in all aspects of an accounting function, Natalie brings a breadth of knowledge and understanding to all projects, giving an adaptable approach to your individual needs
Ethos Metrics is a specialist Google Ads agency, based in Surrey. We're certified as a Google and Microsoft Partner. Karen founded Ethos in 2016, following more than 15 years in marketing roles at brands including British Airways and Virgin.
Our number one objective is to stop businesses wasting money on Google Ads. We maximise profits for our clients, not for Google. We work in partnership with our clients to grow their business though intelligent advertising campaigns. If Google Ads won’t work for you, we’ll let you know, upfront. We strive to be the ethical Google Ads agency.
Jackie Mitchell MCIPR, independent PR practitioner, offers PR, editorial and writing services to small businesses and charities. With a background in journalism, she works with companies, charities and the media delivering high value, affordable public relations and communications services.
Jackie creates PR programmes locally and nationally, placing stories about clients in a wide range of media online and in print, blogs, web sites, radio and TV stations. This builds and raises their profile, helping to generate more business and increase traffic to their web sites. All this activity helps with Google rankings. She also offers a copywriting service – writing e-newsletters, blogs and web site content.