If you have a project you would like to discuss, or would just like to know a little more about Rally and what we can offer your business, get in touch with our Client Services Director, Ali Meredith.
Every brief is different. That's what we love about agency life. We're flexible in our approach, but our foundations remain constant.
We’re big believers in planning success. Experience tells us that without it, you’re wasting money.
And planning doesn’t have to take weeks or months - just setting some benchmarks against your brief so we can prove we’re making positive progress.
A plan also means there’s a goal. And goals are something we love to work toward.
Communicating a strategy requires an effective creative vehicle.
Perceptual positioning, user journeys, information architecture - understanding how audiences behave on and offline influences where and when we talk to them.
Achieving effective cut-through requires an understanding of the environment - an environment we’ve been working in for years.
Strategy and creative are nothing without a solid, reliable framework on which to deliver them.
Our in-house development and ecommerce experience is vast; it carries our creative and proves our performance. It combines to create a solution that's trackable, flexible, scalable and ultimately, we think, beautiful.
DenGro is our online SaaS (software as a service) product. It's a lead management and marketing insight tool that helps brands and businesses. In the dental industry, practices use DenGro to help collate and convert leads for a particular treatment.
Treatment suppliers use DenGro to understand how effectively their products are being sold in those practices. It's a shared platform for growth, analysis and effectiveness.
We know what we know, and what we don’t. We’re open and honest. We share the good and bad. Transparency is a fundamental part of every client relationship. People we meet tell us that’s ‘refreshing’.
Our background in ‘big’ agencies means we know how to cut-to-the-chase to achieve positive results quickly. Our ‘small’ agency approach helps us to build effective relationships with our clients, understanding their businesses and more importantly, their customers.
Ali has more than 15 years' experience planning, leading and delivering results driven marketing campaigns for clients including Travelodge, Nikon and The UPS Store.
Before starting Rally, Ali led the Invisalign European Consumer advertising account for 5 years, helping the business to form and flourish in Europe.
Her experience now passes to Rally's clients, including Invisalign, where she helps build relationships with audiences and grow brands with strategic campaigns and thinking.
Cam has worked creatively in the advertising and marketing industry for over 15 years, for some of the world's biggest brands.
He revels in understanding audiences; when, where and how to communicate with them. With a background in digital and a passion for problem solving through technology, Cam engineers effective consumer journeys for clients, producing campaigns that not only stand out, but generate results.
Cam hides a keen interest in data and analytics, as well as a couple of industry awards he's received for his work.
Malleable technology. That's what Russ creates for Rally.
The ability to create, mould and bend technology to any shape or form is a unique quality. And Russ' skills, expertise, vision and experience mean Rally can confidently approach any technical task.
Since the late 90s, Russ has been creating technology for both the private and commercial sectors, delivering technically robust, innovative solutions to client briefs, including traditional online, ecommerce, business systems and SaaS.
Senior Account Manager
Becks has been working in the design, advertising and marketing industry for over 10 years with brands such as Nikon, Wiltshire Farm Foods and Invisalign. Her wealth of client services experience (and general all-round friendliness) means she's well versed in creating lasting relationships, and catering for the needs of Rally's clients.
Outside work, Becks can usually be found baking the world's greatest cup-cakes, or bowing to the needs of her most demanding client, her two year old daughter – one high maintenance little lady.
Chris has 17 years experience in building online solutions for clients ranging from Rushes, Ten Alps and The Glee Clubs through to EMAP, Teletext, The Economist, Kent County Council and Loughborough University.
At Rally, he’s as comfortable creating beautiful CMS driven brochure sites as he is creating custom commerce trading systems, converting multi-million pound time-sensitive transactions*.
Away from creating #goodthings at Rally, his two under five's keep him busy, as does his keen interest in cars, cooking and DIY.
*Is as impressive as it sounds.
Fei's digital and design skills are enviable. His simple, elegant solutions beautifully answer briefs.
After a stint in Manchester working for ecommerce brands JD Sports and The ShopDirect Group, Fei ventured further south finding a smaller agency where he could work collaboratively with both businesses and developers to create beautiful user journeys and meaningful brand experiences.
When he's not crafting pixels at Rally, Fei also enjoys taking photos with film cameras and painting on canvas.
Jasmine has been working in client services for the last five years, across both the print and digital marketing sector. She has brought her can-do attitude to assist many brands, large and small alike, including AXA Insurance, Jaguar Land Rover, Honda and Yankee Candles.
With a degree in Creative Writing and an eagle eye for proofreading, she is passionate about the quality of her clients’ projects and aims never to let an error go unnoticed.
In her spare time, you can usually find Jasmine midway through a Netflix marathon, or baking in her mission to find the ultimate cookie recipe (suggestions welcome!)
Client Operations Manager
Rich has been building websites and web applications for over 6 years for brands including Wiltshire Farm Foods, Invisalign and Cats Pride.
Rich's attention to detail is second to none. He can usually be found locked to a screen, crafting an animation transition or ensuring his code functions are logically and perfectly ordered.
When he's not locked to the screen at Rally, you'll find Rich locked into his bike riding up a mountain, or harnessed to a rope coming down it.
As well as a love of the great outdoors, Rich also enjoys gardening and renovating his house. Well, mostly gardening...
Will's been crafting client relationships since leaving university in Manchester, staying 'up north' to work on CRM and marketing communications for Ford, Superdrug and British Heart Foundation. A move 'down south' to sunnier climes found him managing Anglo-American relations for a top 20 advertising agency, working with international brands like The UPS Store, Nikon and Cat's Pride.
Will loves a good spreadsheet (not a euphemism) and can often be found experimenting with formulas, cutting Rally client data into meaningful piles. He also, of course, expertly manages relations with Rally's clients.
When not calculating and managing, Will enjoys a heady mix of vinyl, cycling and French jazz.