jrc.agency is an award-winning digital marketing agency. We work with a wide range of B2B and B2C businesses, education/training providers and both public and third sector organisations. View our portfolio.
Want to build fruitful long-term relationships and convert prospects into customers? We can support you to develop and implement effective digital marketing, online sales and engagement strategies. We do SEO, social media, content marketing, website design and website development. We also run workshops and deliver bespoke training for organisations and individuals.
Our in-house team is purposefully small and dynamic. We work with a team of associate professional copywriters, designers and developers, who all bring strong experience to the table from a range of different specialisms. This model of working keeps ideas fresh and innovative, brings new inspiration and means jrc.agency can offer a bespoke full service package at fraction of the cost of a full service agency.
jrc.agency is an accredited advisor for the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP). A new digital growth voucher scheme is available, offering grants up to £5,000 to businesses in the Leeds City Region to encourage business growth. Find out more.
Meet the team…
Jonny Ross, Managing Director
Having worked in small business management (including retail) for over 15 years, Jonny Ross understands the needs of business owners. He has a proven track record in SEO, social media, website design and website development, including experience of successfully unlocking Google penalties.
In his spare time, Jonny enjoys spending time with his family, cooking and hosting dinner parties. He has interviewed Jimmy Corkhill from Brookside, and appeared on the Wide Awake Club with Timmy Mallett.
Jonny is a member of the Institute of Directors (IoD), a Member of the Chartered Management Institute and is also a qualified optician.
Helen Robinson, Head of Marketing
Helen is CIM-qualified strategic marketer and our in-house ‘whizz with words’. She has over a decade of experience working both in-house and as a consultant with clients spanning the public, private and third sectors – particularly companies undergoing organisational change. Her broad marketing knowledge and commercial expertise means she can look at all aspects of a client’s business and make recommendations based on what will deliver the most value.
Helen works alongside Jonny on our business strategy and marketing; heads up the creative team including copywriter Daniel; and works with Katy and Holly to deliver exceptional service for our clients.
Always relishing a challenge, Helen has bungee jumped and hitch-hiked from Leeds to Morocco for charity. She loves adventure travelling, having trekked solo round Thailand and Cambodia, stayed with the Karen tribe deep in the jungle of Northern Thailand, and been rainforest trekking in the Brazilian Amazon.
Katy Stuart, Digital Account Manager
Alongside a first class honours degree in Media, Communications and Cultures from Leeds Beckett University, Katy has over three year’s digital industry experience, including managing live online marketing campaigns for Leeds West Indian Carnival.
Katy manages client liaison and is the friendly voice you hear when you call the office. She is particularly interested in how people and organisations present themselves online. Ask her about her independent research into personal branding and ORM, for which she analysed how social media platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn and Match.com are used to create online identities.
Katy was brought up in the Lake District and now lives in Yorkshire so she’s no stranger to the beautiful ‘great outdoors’. She loves exploring, and spent five weeks as a teenager travelling in the Peruvian Amazon with an exploration society.
Holly Wyatt, Digital Account Executive
Entertainment Management graduate Holly brings her varied PR, media and blogging experience to jrc.agency.
As marketing assistant for London based independent film company G59, Holly conducted market research for film launches. And during her time working with No/Gloss Film Festival, she was promoted from front of house to artist liaison and PR manager, managing a team of volunteers, creating engaging content for the festival’s PR and marketing campaigns and being first point of contact for journalists, bloggers and film makers.
Holly writes for The State of the Arts magazine, has had a documentary she created published by BBC Yorkshire and has worked with Channel 4. She has also undertaken independent research into media publications platforms and media marketing strategies, focusing on the British independent film industry.
Holly assists Katy managing client accounts, developing digital and social campaigns, including client and industry research, content generation and campaign analysis.
Daniel Dudley, Junior Copywriter
Daniel creates sparkling content for our clients’ websites, blogs, social media and email campaigns. He loves writing about anything and everything, experimenting with creative flair and keeping a keen eye on content analytics.
Bringing B2B, PPC, SEO and social experience, Daniel has worked in-house as a digital marketing executive for a telecommunications provider and has completed an apprenticeship in digital marketing. A regular blogger, he has published articles on the likes of LinkedIn and BQ Live.
Daniel is an avid amateur photographer, particularly travel and events photography. He also combines a keen interest in video content production and editing with a love of music, producing and publishing music videos on an established YouTube channel. In his spare time, you’ll find him cheering on Arsenal from the terraces, or more often the sofa!
Caroline Joynson, Associate
Caroline is an experienced communications professional, having spent 14 years working in PR, both in-house and agency-side. Client work has seen her raise the profile of women’s football, the national recycling campaign and the work of a Leeds-based housing association; as well as promote events and exhibitions at the National Media Museum and attract visitors to the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair.
Bringing her strategic comms and storytelling expertise to the jrc.agency team, Caroline develops blogger outreach strategy and campaigns for our clients. Overseeing research and building blogger relationships, Caroline is adept at securing high quality links for SEO campaigns that help jrc.agency clients reach new markets and generate new business opportunities.
Her online PR and blogger engagement experience spans consumer and business to business blogs within the property, e-commerce, office design, vocational training and apprenticeships, bridal and fitness sectors.
Gabrielle Pickard Whitehead, Associate
Gabrielle (Gabs) has worked in online content creation and content marketing since its infancy in the early 2000s. With her ability to turn virtually any topic into compelling text, Gabs is a maestro at creating quality content designed to be found, enjoyed and shared, for a diverse range of businesses, industries, and publications.
Gabs has been working with jrc.agency since early 2014. She works closely with Jonny, Helen, Katy and Liam, producing top-notch content, tailored for our clients’ specific requirements and objectives. With her years of copywriting and content creation experience, Gabs is a key player in helping jrc.agency deliver campaigns that fulfil and exceed client expectations.
When she’s not typing fervently at her keyboard, Gabs enjoys spending time in Spain, walking in the Peak District, fell running and watching indie bands and live gigs.
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