HOUSE MATES.

House of Experience is an independent agency founded by a bunch of straight-talking marketers. We’re a mix of planners, creatives and activation specialists who have worked above, through and below the line.

NICOLE BUCKLEY

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Nicole is our resident Aussie who arrived in London in 2006 with the grand plan to travel extensively, work part time and return home after 2 years. This plan didn’t pan out as her first job turned out to be a permanent one and 9 years later she is still here and loving London life – but not the winters!

DAMIAN CLARKE

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Damian has worked in brand experience and live communications for over 20 years now, and still feels an unbounded passion for producing strong strategic work coupled with fantastic creative to really engage with customers.

VICTORIA WHARTON

SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

Having started off in recruitment for Experiential Marketing Victoria knew she wanted to get into that world herself. She has now worked in the industry for over 3 years and loved every minute.

HILARY BRADLEY

ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

Through 10 years working within the live communications industry Hilary has picked up essential project management skills and has the knowledge and know-how to bring out of the box ideas to life.

SEGUN MALOMO

EVENT PRODUCER, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

With a colourful history working across film distribution, apparel supply and experiential marketing, Segun brings with him a 360 insight of the consumer cosmos. He’s a proven strategic thinker with fastidious execution whose campaigns deliver strong ROI. A self-confessed super geek capable of assembling supercomputers, owner of an impressive collection of anime, world cinema and video games a very eclectic taste in music and a questionable love of Kiehl’s, there’s not many brands he doesn’t relate to or get excited about.

 

MAISIE RICHARDSON

GROUP MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Having just graduated from Leeds University with MSc International Marketing Management, Maisie brings a fresh outlook on traditional inbound marketing methods to House of Experience. The challenge of pushing creative boundaries in marketing motivates her to produce relevant and engaging campaigns on a day to day basis.

HARRIET SERGANT

PA

After graduating with a degree in Geography, Harriet’s career took an unexpected turn into the world of the creative and media industry, where she has been working as a personal assistant for the last 4 years. Harriet found a passion for organisation, using her people skills and attention to detail to enable people to do their jobs to the best of their abilities.

EMMA SHEPPARD

HR

Emma, a Chartered Member of the CIPD, has over 10 years’ experience in HR and training and development. She is hugely enthusiastic about all aspects of working with people and aims to create positive and innovative people management improvements.

STUART BELLETT

FINANCE MANAGER

With over 20 years’ experience in the Accounting / Finance world, switching from a top 50 Accountancy firm to Industry was the best move made by Stuart.  His passion to grow a business from within, knowing every financial aspect of the business is what drives him on.

EMILY BUTLER

HEAD OF CREATIVE & STUDIO

Stories and storytelling are what makes Emily’s brain tick. After graduating with a degree in History, she has spent the last 7 years in and around the creative industry, working in digital, sponsorship, live events and fully integrated campaigns.

JAMES DRABBLE

CREATIVE DESIGNER

James’ enthusiasm and knowledge in the area of graphic design translates directly into the field of experiential/ stunt marketing. James is our in house 3D visualiser and Creative Designer,  helping to bring sparkling creative ideas to life.

WILL HOOD

SENIOR DESIGNER

Will joined the team in 2017 after 4 years in the Marketing and Design Sector. His real career passions lie within branding and identity as well as information design and problem solving, making the perfect addition to our creative team.

LUCY DODD

JUNIOR DESIGNER

Lucy recently finished her 3 years at Birmingham City University with a 1st Class Honours degree in Visual Communication and has now joined the team as our latest creative recruit, specialising in sketch and creative design.

OSCAR WHITEHEAD-BELL

OFFICE JUNIOR

After completing A-Levels in biology and economics Oscar gained a range of experience in several different industries from post production to creative advertising. After realising how stimulating and creative the world of experiential marketing was Oscar realised it was the direction he wanted his career to go in. He also enjoys a bit of skiing in the Dolomiti and supporting Blackpool… (quite the contrast)

HOLLIE SOPPITT

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Hollie recently finished her 3 years at the British and Irish Institute of Modern Music partnered with Bath Spa with a 1st Class Honours degree in events management. Alongside her degree, she gained a variety of experience in live music events and UK festivals including Glastonbury, Shambala, ArcTanGent and Victorious. After taking an extended break to travel and noticing a growing trend of immersive brand experiences at the music festivals she worked with, she wanted to learn more about this growing trend and work with an experiential marketing agency. She loves to scuba dive/marine life and organises her own electronic music events in her spare time.