We’re a small and friendly creative agency but thanks to our skills and experience, we punch well above our weight. We love what we do and we’re passionate about doing the very best we can for our clients.

Steve BrahamHazel CooperLowri HowellsZoe PhareMatt Braham

Steve Braham

Creative Director

Steve has been leading a design studio for over 20 years, working with some of the UK’s leading brands as well as many enterprising start-ups. Steve’s role is to guide the creative team to discover the emotional heart of a brand and use the power of design to bring it to life. He makes sure that everything we do and the way we do it reaches the highest standards.

Hazel Cooper

Director

For a small team to deliver the sort of service you’d get from a large agency you need a skilful hand on the tiller. Hazel’s experience, attention to detail and management abilities ensure that all of Elevator’s operations run smoothly and projects are handled efficiently with everything well organised and everyone fully informed.

Lowri Howells

Design

Lowri was an outstanding graduate in 2008 and worked as the designer for a manufacturing company before joining us in March 2010. Her her creative thinking and flair for writing as well her design abilities and skills in film editing, animation and photography makes her a key member of the team. Lowri is a Welsh speaker.

ZOE PHARE

Design

Zoe joined us in summer 2014 after achieving first class honours in graphic communication from the University of South Wales. She has a particular flair for identity design and has already proved her worth on a number of significant projects – and she makes sure we are all up to speed on the latest box sets!

MATT BRAHAM

Design intern

We like to keep bringing young people into the studio for short-term internships which is good experience for them and keeps the studio youthful and interesting. Matt graduated in Illustration from Plymouth University in Summer 2014 and his image making and technical abilities are proving very impressive and very useful.

our network

We work with a network of proven specialists and can bring them into our team to deliver even the most challenging briefs. This flexible approach gives you top-level creative and professional solutions without breaking the budget.

Whether you’re talking to your customers, your employees or the community you operate in, you need good clear communications to get your message across to the right people in the most appropriate media and the right tone of voice. Our PR partners deliver on every count. Contact us to find out more.

We have long-standing relationships with several excellent photographers and can recommend the best one for the job whether it’s landscape, people, products, architecture, food or reportage and we can commission, art direct and manage photo shoots on your behalf.

We work with a number of translators to help us produce work in English and Welsh in accordance with the Welsh Government’s recommendations. We also handle multi-lingual projects with our translators.

We work with Caroline Hanna to help us plan and co-ordinate integrated marketing campaigns. Caroline uses research and data to identify key audiences, insights and optimum methods and channels of communication to develop a fully-costed plan that will achieve maximum cut-through and recall.

We work with a select group of suppliers to offer great value for print, exhibition materials and web management. We take care of the project up to the point of delivery, working with our suppliers to make sure it reaches our exacting standards on time and within budget.

Illustration can provide an original solution to any visual communication and give a project its distinctive style. From technical diagrams and CGI models to conceptual interpretations, we can bring the best talents into our team.

To get the most from your advertising spend, you need a great creative campaign combined with hard data and intelligent placement. We work with a local media partner to squeeze the very best value from our clients’ media budget. Contact us to find out more.

Everyone loves a good story well told. A strong narrative engages your audience while tone of voice reflects your brand personality. We develop brand straplines and advertising headlines, and bring talented brains into the team to tackle the longer pieces.

We like to work with that rare breed of techie – the type that really knows their stuff but also has a flexible, can-do attitude to getting great design into the online arena. Our digital partners help us to create fully interactive, content managed websites, e-commerce solutions, apps and digital marketing.

We work closely with brand strategist Caroline Hanna, an experienced marketeer with pan-European experience in consumer goods. She provides us with audience definition, values mapping, communications planning and other strategic aspects of the brand creation process.

We use research to uncover insights, monitor trends, reveal consumer behaviour and validate creative approaches. We work with a handful of great researchers to provide qualitative and quantitative research as required.

Digital technology brings film and video within reach of all businesses and it offers a great channel for getting your story out there. We have great relationships with script-writers, directors and videographers who can bring their own professional qualities to your project.