We are an independent, full-service content marketing agency.
Born in Birmingham’s colourful creative quarter, we’re bright and industrious by nature, bringing big results to businesses across the globe.
Collaborative and always curious. This is the common thread through the HDY team… unpicking and resolving tricky business problems is how we get our kicks!
Connect the dots. Skills, talent, brands, consumers and businesses alike, by building relations we bolster our offering as the friendly extension of your team.
Be More Kid. It’s all about being curious about the world and seeking out new ways to explore. Open your eyes wider, follow your instincts and have fun.
We’ve got channel experts across digital, CRO, PR, social media, influencer engagement, experiential and events. Plus, our dedicated creative content studio specialises in design, copywriting, branding, animation, videography and photography. We really do offer all content marketing.
Co-founding HDY with Ed in June 2018, Angel is an accomplished marketeer with a wealth of experience, having collaborated with countless Fortune 500 businesses over her career.
An expert when it comes to increasing brand awareness and sales through marketing, when Angel’s not amazing clients through daring content creation ideation, scintillating strategy and digital nous, she leads the senior team, as the agency continues its upward trajectory of growth.
Having co-founded HDY Agency with Angel in June 2018, Ed is extremely passionate about business, regularly hosting high-profile industry awards and networking events for the region’s movers and shakers.
When he’s not out hobnobbing Ed can be found radio presenting on Global’s Heart, a position he’s enjoyed for nearly two decades. With outside interests aplenty, Ed is also a qualified NLP practitioner and coveted member of Create Central, an industry body launched to turbo-charge the creative content sectors in the West Midlands.
Beatrice joined HDY Agency in February 2022 with big goals. From her previous role as Marketing Director at one of the biggest event catering offering businesses, Sodexo Live!, and big branding projects with EE and National Trust, Beatrice has returned to her hometown of Birmingham.
She brings all of her marketing experience to guide HDY on further expanding international growth and day-to-day client facing projects. Now sharing an office – and vision – with Angel and Ed, Beatrice is getting stuck in with all aspects of agency life.
The gold standard of any agency is their financial director, and we’ve banked a corker with John. Having enjoyed a long-standing career impressing at the likes of Deloitte (amongst numerous high profile financial director roles), John is focused on the numbers, ensuring HDY’s profitability since day one.
Client Services & Innovations Director
Head of Operations
Senior Account Director
Senior Account Director
Head of Digital
Culture and Engagement Lead
Social & Influencer Executive
Senior Account Manager
Senior Digital Marketing Manager
Junior Account Manager
Creative (Videography & Photography)
Senior Content Executive
Digbeth’s ‘The Custard Factory’ is where our story started and we’re proud of our Birmingham background and the creative hub we were born in. In fact, we take our regional roots with us to the global stage!
Did we mention we’re award winning, too? HDY has recently won ‘Fastest Growth’ Award in the West Midlands Business Master Awards 2020, alongside prestigious awards from The Drum, PRCA, FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards and the City of Birmingham Business Awards within creativity and consultancy of the year categories.