Client: Metro
Project: British Airways Holidays  

Metro were running a large advertising campaign with British Airways Holidays. We were tasked with designing a 'live' co-branded editorial campaign to follow the antics of Joe Wilkinson (Metro's chosen campaign hero) in New York (where Metro readers had voted for him to fly to). This project included campaign design (advertising, false front cover on Life&Style, page layouts), photoshoots, editorial and interviews with Joe.

 
Client: Metro
Project: British Airways Holidays  

Metro were running a large advertising campaign with British Airways Holidays. We were tasked with designing a 'live' co-branded editorial campaign to follow the antics of Joe Wilkinson (Metro's chosen campaign hero) in New York (where Metro readers had voted for him to fly to). This project included campaign design (advertising, false front cover on Life&Style, page layouts), photoshoots, editorial and interviews with Joe.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Heineken  

Metro partnered with Heineken to produce a new sponsored spread in-paper titled 'London Unlocked', which ran alongside an outdoor ad & social media campaign. We were tasked with running the creative on the weekly co-branded editorial series, which appeared in-paper & digitally across 2014 & again, by popular demand, in 2015.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Hilton  

Metro were running a co-branded content campaign for Hilton Hotels. We wrote the copy & designed the pages. This campaign, which included regional copy splits, ran in-paper for 6 weeks.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Onken  

Metro were running a branded content campaign for Onken Muesli. We wrote the copy, designed the pages & produced all supporting in-paper & digital advertising.

 
Client: Metro
Project: PDSA  

METRO were running a branded content solution for the pet charity pdsa. We wrote, designed and produced in print a series of ads and a false back cover to promote the charity and the work they do.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Starbucks  

Starbucks partnered with Metro to offer a series of special in-paper promotions for their readers. We designed & built the email marketing campaign in support of the promotions.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Ford Focus  

Metro signed a deal with Ford to help launch the new Ford Focus. We were tasked with managing, designing, creating content & building a four-part digital magazine series, WARP, that appeared in Metro's tablet edition. We also created the in-paper & digital promotional activity in support of the campaign. 

 
Client: Metro
Project: Ford Focus  

Metro signed a deal with Ford to help launch the new Ford Focus. We were tasked with managing, designing, creating content & building a four-part digital magazine series, WARP, that appeared in Metro's tablet edition. We also created the in-paper & digital promotional activity in support of the campaign. 

 
Client: Metro
Project: Ford Focus  

Metro signed a deal with Ford to help launch the new Ford Focus. We were tasked with managing, designing, creating content & building a four-part digital magazine series, WARP, that appeared in Metro's tablet edition. We also created the in-paper & digital promotional activity in support of the campaign. 

 
Client: Metro
Project: Weetabix  

Metro were running a branded content campaign for a product launch for Weetabix. We shot the images, produced the copy & initial layout for the paper, then converted this into an app which we designed, built, tested & published on Metro Newsstand for 6 weeks.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Weetabix  

Metro were running a branded content campaign for a product launch for Weetabix. We shot the images, produced the copy & initial layout for the paper, then converted this into an app which we designed, built, tested & published on Metro Newsstand for 6 weeks.

 
Client: Metro
Project: ITV  

METRO were running a branded content solution for ITV. We wrote, designed and produced in print and on mobile a series of ads for ITV to promote their forthcoming drama series.

 
Client: Metro
Project: ITV  

METRO were running a branded content solution for ITV. We wrote, designed and produced in print and on mobile a series of ads for ITV to promote their forthcoming drama series.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Vodafone  

METRO's Connect section partnered with Vodafone and commissioned CREW to oversee the sponsorship for 6-months. The campaign included editorial & advertorial content & advertising across print & digital.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Vodafone  

METRO's Connect section partnered with Vodafone and commissioned CREW to oversee the sponsorship for 6-months. The campaign included editorial & advertorial content & advertising across print & digital.

 
Client: Cancer Research
Project: Race for Life  

We were asked to devise a follow-up campaign for the Race for Life events. This comprised of a personalised DM piece which led to a personalised microsite that directed individuals to their Just Giving pages. All target activity was tracked, reported & ran on desktop, tablet and mobile.

 
Client: Cancer Research
Project: Race for Life  

We were asked to devise a follow-up campaign for the Race for Life events. This comprised of a personalised DM piece which led to a personalised microsite that directed individuals to their Just Giving pages. All target activity was tracked, reported & ran on desktop, tablet and mobile.

 
Client: Cancer Research
Project: Race for Life  

We were asked to devise a follow-up campaign for the Race for Life events. This comprised of a personalised DM piece which led to a personalised microsite that directed individuals to their Just Giving pages. All target activity was tracked, reported & ran on desktop, tablet and mobile.

 
Client: CorpComms Magazine
Project: Montlhy Magazine  

CREW has been working with CorpComms for over 5 years. We design the monthly magazine and all associated supplements & promotional materials for their award schemes & conferences.

 
Client: CorpComms
Project: 100th issue  

CorpComms celebrated their 100th published issue in September 2015. We came up with a design re fresh and special cover to celebrate the milestone with CorpComms’ advertisers and friends in the corporate communication community.

 
Client: CorpComms
Project: Supplement  

CREW has been working with CorpComms for over 5 years. We design the monthly magazine and all associated supplements & promotional materials for their award schemes & conferences.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: HTC  

Haymarket's creative team designed the templates for HTC. We then built this responsive digital campaign & added tracking to the site to allow for success metrics to be reviewed & reported to client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Currys PC World  

Haymarket's creative solution team commissioned CREW to build, develop and test this site for Currys/PC World, adding site analytic coding to allow for success metrics to be reviewed by the client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Currys PC World  

Haymarket’s creative solution team designed and wrote this promotional site for Currys/PC World. We then build, developed and tested this responsive site and added site analytic coding to allow success metrics to be reviewed by the client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Ford  

CREW built, developed and tested this responsive site for Ford on behalf of Haymarket's creative solution team and added site analytic coding to allow success metrics to be reviewed by the client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Nike  

Haymarket's creative team designed the digital ad for Nike. We then built this interactive ad & added tracking to the site to allow for success metrics to be reviewed & reported to client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Renault ZOE  

CREW built this responsive site for Renault on behalf of Haymarket's Stuff & What Car? teams & added tracking for each title to allow for success metrics to be reviewed & reported to client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Renault ZOE  

CREW built this responsive site for Renault on behalf of Haymarket's Stuff & What Car? teams & added tracking for each title to allow for success metrics to be reviewed & reported to client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Stuff Innovators  

Haymarket’s Stuff editorial team provided their thoughts on the top 25 tech ideas out there shaping our digital futures. We then build, developed and tested this responsive site.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Yamaha MusicCast  

Haymarket’s creative solution team designed and wrote this promotional site for Yamaha MusicCast. We then build, developed and tested this responsive site and added site analytic coding to allow success metrics to be reviewed by the client.

 
Client: Haymarket
Project: Yamaha MusicCast  

Haymarket’s creative solution team designed and wrote this promotional site for Yamaha MusicCast. We then build, developed and tested this responsive site and added site analytic coding to allow success metrics to be reviewed by the client.

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: Boux Avenue  

Boux Avenue partnered with HELLO! Magazine to help promote a series of reader events at Boux Avenue stores throughout the UK. We designed & wrote the copy for the magazine promotion.

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: Fiorelli  

This Fiorelli bag advertorial appeared in one of the first issues of HELLO! Fashion Monthly (HFM). We wrote the copy & designed the page to fit in with the style of the new HFM magazine.

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: Lancôme  

HELLO! Magazine was working with Lancôme on a cross media campaign to promote their Advanced Génifique Serum. We designed the magazine advertorial campaign, shot Lancôme products for the promotion and designed & built the digital advertising to promote the campaign.

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: L’Occitane  

HELLO! Magazine commissioned us to write and design this single page advertorial for the L’Occitane skincare range.

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: Dove  

HELLO! Magazine commissioned us to write and design this double page advertorial spread for the Dove DermaSpa range of skincare.

 
Client: December 19
Project: Ligne Roset  

CREW has worked with media buying agency December 19 for many years. We support their client, Ligne Roset, with creative, art working & production services for advertising & direct marketing.

 
Client: Redbull
Project: Sony  

RedBull commissioned us to write and design a special double page spread advertorial for their client, Sony, with a 48-hour turnaround!

 
Client: HELLO!
Project: Folli Follie  

HELLO! Magazine commissioned us to write and design this double page advertorial spread for the accessory brand, Folli Follie.

 
Client: ESi
Project: Keynote presentation  

CREW worked with the Evening Standard on this keynote presentation for a major media business-to-business event.

 
Client: ESi
Project: Keynote presentation  

CREW worked with the Evening Standard on this keynote presentation for a major media business-to-business event.

 
Client: ESi
Project: Keynote Presentation  

CREW worked with the Evening Standard on this keynote presentation for a major media business-to-business event.

 
Client: Haymarket Automotive
Project: What Car? New Car Buying PPT  

CREW were commissioned to produce the business marketing collatoral for What Car?'s new car buying platform. The campaign included a video, website & sales presentations for use at a major event and beyond.

 
Client: Haymarket Automotive
Project: What Car? New Car Buying Video  

CREW were commissioned to produce the business marketing collatoral for What Car?'s new car buying platform. The campaign included a video, website & sales presentations for use at a major event and beyond.

 
Client: Haymarket Automotive
Project: What Car? New Car Buying Website  

CREW were commissioned to produce the business marketing collatoral for What Car?'s new car buying platform. The campaign included a video, website & sales presentations for use at a major event and beyond.

 
Client: Ligne Roset
Project: newsletter email  

CREW supply Ligne Roset with creative, art working & production services for advertising & direct marketing.

 
Client: Stylist
Project: Reader Infographics  

CREW designed this infographic for use by Stylist's sales team.

 
Client: Monarch
Project: Inflight Mag  

CREW were Monarch Airline's external creative & content production agency. We produced the airline's in-flight magazine and worked on their advertising creative & production.

 
Client: Monarch
Project: In-flight Mag  

CREW were Monarch Airline's external creative & content production agency. We produced the airline's in-flight magazine and worked on their advertising creative & production.

 
Client: Monarch
Project: National press creative  

CREW were Monarch Airline's external creative & content production agency. We produced the airline's in-flight magazine and worked on their advertising creative & production.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Guilty Pleasures  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Italian Week  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Italian Week on mobile  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Italian Week on tablet  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Vin Oclock on mobile  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Vin Oclock on tablet  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Vin Oclock  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Lidl Wine Tasting  

CREW were assigned by METRO to oversee the production of a six-month branded content campaign, in partnership with Lidl. CREW managed everything from developing the brief, providing creative & content ideas & outsourced production of the entire campaign including project management, reader events, product shoots, multiple editorial and creative executions across print & digital platforms. The campaign went on to win a Media Week award.

 
Client: Metro
Project: OnBlackheath Guide  

CREW worked with Metro's in house marketing team to produce the OnBlackheath's festival guide in support of the Metro's event sponsorship.

 
Client: Metro
Project: OnBlackheath Guide  

CREW worked with Metro's in house marketing team to produce the OnBlackheath's festival guide in support of the Metro's event sponsorship.

 
Client: Metro
Project: Santander Supplement  

CREW were commissioned to produce this 4-page business special section sponsored by Santander.

 
Client: Metro
Project: The Great Escape Guide  

CREW worked with Metro's in-house marketing team to produce The Great Escape's festival guide in support of the Metro's event sponsorship.

 
Client: Metro
Project: The Great Escape Guide  

CREW worked with Metro's in-house marketing team to produce The Great Escape's festival guide in support of the Metro's event sponsorship.

 

Services

Digital

CREW offers creative digital & responsive design & coding for sites, promotions & advertising, incorporating the latest digital style & fashion trends.

Concepts

Core creative ideas are developed directly from the brief or brainstorming session. CREW always delivers bespoke ideas & concepts to maximise the brief & budget.

Creative

CREW has talented, commercially-led graphic, print & digital designers with experience of working with well-known brands to bring your brand to life.

Content

CREW provides accesss to a network of accomplished journalists to deliver your brand or marketing message in a believable & credible way across any platform.

Video

CREW’s experienced creatives can produce a range of video content to complement the wider marketing mix with a powerful, visual brand experience.

Project Management

CREW offers a complete project & budget management service to plan projects, track progress and collaborate at every level of the client or brand teams.

CREW AGENCY

CREW is not a traditional creative & content agency, it is set up to be an extension of media owners, agencies & clients commercial & marketing teams. Providing a competitive & effective solution when increased volumes put pressure on in-house teams. Our expertise covers all aspects of media, marketing & advertising content & creative including editorial, copywriting, print & digital creative, digital development, video production & project management.

We have worked with some of the UK's most successful media owners & brands to create brilliant branded & commercial content & creative for all platforms, to suit any budget. We keep our operating costs low, so you can too.

 

Join Us

Sarah Newton Boyd

Sarah is co-owner & MD at CREW. With over 20 years experience in the media & advertising industry she knows a thing or two about marketing. Previously a Director at the Telegraph Media Group, she has overseen promotions for some of the UK's largest brands. A strategist & problem solver, Sarah has also worked in the advertising, sponsorship & promotion departments of events, PR agencies & B2B magazines.

Michael Mursell

Michael is the co-owner & MD & the creative brains behind CREW. He has 20 years experience in the creative industry & brings a wealth of creative knowledge & experience to CREW. From corporate identity creation & brand building to specialised design & project consultation for some of the largest brands in the world. Michael is experienced, hands-on & creative.

Rena Constandinou

Rena is CREW’s Lead Graphic Designer & what a leading lady she is. Naturally creative, she can turn the most basic of briefs into award-winning creative. Brilliant at conceptual ideas & creative development, there’s nothing in print, graphic, brand or advertising that Rena can’t do. Having worked for 10 years as a graphic designer she brings style & form to any campaign. Well in fact, she styles everything from herself to her homemade cakes!

Dany Somoza

Driven, great fun & always maxes out at 100%, Dany is our multi-disciplined creative graphic design maker. With over 10 years experience in graphic design, he’s a corporate branding & advertising specialist, having worked within agencies & as a freelancer in London & even had a stint at running his own agency in Spain! He loves print, but can pretty much cover off any creative graphic work with a smile!

Tina Wei

A lady of few words, but when she speaks everyone listens! Tina’s expression through digital design is, in our humble opinion, the best in the business. Quietly creating genius designs, usually with little to go on, her digital vision is excellent. She’s worked with CREW since our launch & provides all our clients with access to first-rate digital design & advertising across all digital platforms.

Mario Andryszczuk

CREW don’t have digital developers that just sit in a corner! Mario is part of the CREW because he loves marketing, design & digital development in equal measures. With stacks of experience of managing digital & marketing campaigns in his homeland, Poland. Mario understands how the code fits into the bigger picture & is a master of Open Source projects.

Have a desire to work with us?

When available, job roles will be posted here along with a summary of core skills required. So keep an eye out!

Freelance

We are always happy to hear from talented freelancers in the fields of digital development, illustration, editorial and copy-writing, as we believe in pulling the most appropriate and strongest talent together, alongside our own teams for best results. Interested? Don't call, send us a CV, summary of your work and expected daily and hourly fees, we will endeavour to confirm receipt.