advertising, design and marketing agency

introducing the ads creative solutions team

ads Team 2019
Oli Marion Sally Ben Kelly Reece Nikki Debbie Ruth Francesca


Oli Grove

Digital Marketing Executive

Talented photographer Oli works on client’s social media accounts. Creating and posting varied content across a range of digital platforms. As a qualified commercial drone operator Oli is great at capturing exciting aerial video and photos. He also has the expertise to create engaging visual content using revolutionary 360° photograph and video technology, helping to give our clients a competitive advantage.

Oli loves: A pint (or few) at the Golden Eagle.



Marion Shellard

Finance Manager

Marion has been with ads creative solutions from the start with our accounts and office management in her capable hands for over 30 years. It is amazing to think of the technical advances Marion has embraced in that time, having overseen the delivery of the first computer, fax machine and mobile phone to several different offices over the years. With our beautiful rural offices in West Oxfordshire being her favourite.

Marion loves: Being outdoors, particularly walking in the Lake District or the West Country


Sally Jeanes

Operations Director

Event management specialist Sally, has over 15 years’ experience project managing, designing content and running promotional campaigns for a huge variety of events ranging from exhibitions and conferences to corporate hospitality. As joint owner of ads creative solutions Sally’s operational role involves her in the day to day running of the business, putting strategy, marketing expertise and processes in place to ensure ads creative solutions continue to provide their clients with the highest possible standards of service.

Sally loves: Everton FC



Ben Grove

Digital Marketing Manager

Ben started life at ads creative solutions as a digital marketing apprentice. A combined talent and passion for design and all things digital, soon saw him heading up the digital marketing team. Ben is that rare breed of ‘techy’ who is equally skilled at developing highly creative and visually engaging digital campaigns for our clients. Up to speed with new digital trends and the latest technology Ben is our go-to person for websites, social media campaigns, e-marketing and digital advertising.

Ben loves: Travelling and Chelsea FC.



Kelly Scott

Managing Director

Kelly joined ads creative solutions as an account manager over 12 years ago, quickly building strong relationships with clients, many of whom she still supports today. In 2014, when an opportunity presented itself to buy the business, it was an easy decision to make. Kelly’s huge wealth of marketing knowledge and experience gained delivering marketing strategies and integrated campaigns for businesses of all shapes and sizes provides the foundation for all that ads creative solutions do. Kelly sits on the membership committee of business networking organisation, BNI Oxford Spires.

Kelly loves; Anything to do with sport, the great outdoors and Harley, her cockapoo.



Reece Lynn

Digital Marketing Executive

Reece creates bespoke social media, website and blog content for our clients. A skilled wordsmith he will immerse himself in a client’s business to fully understand their ethos and values. Whether working on a one-off article or a full content marketing campaign Reece researches keywords and phrases before crafting fully optimised digital content to engage audiences and help clients to promote their products and services.

Reece loves: Arsenal FC – a bit too much



Nikki Dunstan

Account Manager

Nikki joined ads creative solutions in 2016 as a social media and marketing executive bringing a wealth of online and offline marketing experience. Skilfully tailoring successful campaigns, Nikki quickly nurtured strong relationships with clients and soon stepped up to her current account management role. Nikki works closely with clients in a variety of sectors to design and develop marketing strategies and implement a range of new and traditional media campaigns. A member of The Chartered Institute of Marketing Nikki holds a Level 4 Certificate in Marketing.

Nikki loves: Exercising with glow sticks and ‘banging tunes’ in a darkened room with club lighting! Otherwise known as Glowbeatz (It is a thing)



Debbie Marshall Thomas

Account Manager

Debbie works on the day to day running of client accounts, assisting with marketing strategy and the implementation of online and offline campaigns. Immersing herself in her client’s business to fully understand requirements, Debbie is very experienced at taking a brief, overseeing our team of marketing specialists to plan and deliver tailored marketing solutions that deliver a great return on investment. Debbie is a member of The Chartered Institute of Marketing recently attaining her Level 4 Certificate in Marketing.

Debbie loves: Running (to counteract the effects of her love for wine!)



Ruth Thrower

Graphic Designer

With over 20 years’ experience talented in-house graphic designer Ruth is passionate about the power of good design. An Adobe Creative Suite expert, she will work with clients to understand company values and business goals, that will inform the beautiful and bespoke visual content she creates. From brochures and leaflets, to advertisements for websites and social media, Ruth works across both traditional and digital spaces, designing captivating campaigns helping to draw in audiences, and set our clients apart from the competition.

Ruth loves: Contemporary coastal, Hamptons and Scandi style interiors, a beautiful garden and The RHS Chelsea Flower Show



Francesca Pullen

Account Executive

Francesca joined the ads creative solutions team in August 2019 as our Accounts Executive – her role is to enable clients to get the most out of their marketing strategies.

With her knowledge of the client’s business, she is able to identify the best forms of marketing to help them achieve their targets.

Francesca loves: Peaky Blinders and half-price wine at The Hollybush!

creative   |   flexible   |   bespoke   |   personalised   |   added-value

our ethos

That we recently celebrated our 30th anniversary speaks volumes.

Our in-house team of skilled marketing specialists take a methodical approach to understanding your requirements and finding the best solutions. Whether you need support to develop an overarching marketing strategy and programme of campaigns or simply help with a one-off project, all our work is underpinned by creative thinking, marketing know-how and attention to detail.

We pride ourselves on being friendly and approachable and can be relied upon to deliver campaigns on time and within budget. We have been retained by numerous clients for many years, building mutual trust and working collaboratively, as if we are part of their team. Equally, feedback from new clients often centres on how quickly we immerse ourselves in a business, to truly understand issues and set goals, present new ideas, plan persuasive campaigns and deliver real return on investment.