media:minds is an award-winning independent marketing and consulting firm with an established reputation for excellence in the business school and higher education sectors. We understand the challenges our clients face in a competitive global market and consistently deliver innovative solutions that exceed our clients’ expectations.
Rob’s ethos is about specialism and providing a higher level of service and expertise for each client.
His vision for media:minds is about easing the pain of planning and buying, by delivering high levels of experience, knowledge and personal service, regardless of client size or budget.
An agency man through and through. David has worked his way up with some top London agencies over the past 13 years.
With clear and defined knowledge of the UK media landscape he knows what works and what doesn’t and what represents the best route to market for our clients.
Jon has over 15 years media experience with The i, Independent and London Evening Standard newspapers.
Travel is a passion and having worked predominantly within travel advertising he is acutely aware of the specific needs of the sector and works closely with clients and media.
Tom handles many of the daily requirements of both our clients and the media. As a recent graduate, he is motivated and quick to react to the needs of the client.
He also plans, delivers and monitors paid for social media activity, as well as more general campaign reporting.
ESCP Europe has worked with media:minds for 4 years by now and their knowledge and expertise of the national and international higher and business education markets is invaluable to us. They have been helpful in finding the right mix of channels to promote our programmes in the UK and internationally and also support the other campuses on maximising their marketing budgets and fine tune their marketing campaigns. Their collaborative approach, honesty and attention to detail means we would have no hesitation in recommending their services. I can only thank them for all these years of great work.
In our industry, the top business schools are increasingly looking for the best and most cost-effective ways of recruiting the best students and growing their brand and reputation internationally. media:minds’ professionalism, enthusiasm, honesty and knowledge of the education market mean I would have no hesitation in recommending them to our member schools: they offer a level of personal, bespoke service that is first rate.
From our first meeting, media:minds listened to our objectives, understood our market and put together a media schedule that is not only aligned to our organisational marketing goals, but flexible enough to adapt to our ever changing programme needs. The result in the first six months saw a 25% increase in programme enquiries. We are very pleased to be working with a media agency that is motivated by our success and offers great value, advice and feedback.
media:minds has a crucial input into our annual marcomms planning, and really understands our needs in delivering our international marketing strategy. We trust them to help us choose the right media to achieve the best results, at the best rates, and I am happy to report that they deliver! With a small marketing team, Media Minds ensures we have one less thing to worry about.
It is always a pleasure to work with Media Minds, who bring invaluable knowledge and insight as well as a rare personal touch to their work with us, a combination that has proved indispensible to us in promoting our programmes.