Strategy & Creativity

We are a digital marketing agency based in Chester, we offer a full marketing service that combines strategy with creativity to deliver effective branding, websites, digital marketing and advertising campaigns through our unique ability to integrate both online and offline marketing tools.

With over 20 years of experience in the industry we are perfectly positioned to research, plan, create and execute a cohesive programme of marketing activity. Based in Chester city centre, our team comprises of individuals specially selected for the enthusiasm, skill set and value that they can add to each client’s campaign.

We make it our mission to really get to know your business to truly understand how it works. It is because of this personal approach we are able to provide marketing solutions tailored specifically to your product or service, ensuring you reach your target market in the most effective way possible, providing you with maximum return on investment.

We are committed to providing our clients with an exceptional level of personal service and enjoy working alongside them to help achieve their objectives. We work with a variety of businesses from new start-ups, SME’s to large corporate organisations, working either on ad hoc projects for some customers and on a retainer basis for the majority of our clients as an extension of their own team.

Meet the key players behind Staunton Rook.

Our team of experienced designers and marketing professionals are committed to help you grow and improve your business.

  • Stewart Thompson - Managing Director

    Stewart Thompson

    Managing Director

    Stewart founded Staunton Rook in 2004, with over 40 years’ experience he spent his formative years in Direct Marketing which he is still passionate about because most of the results are measurable.

    His passion has always been to under promise and over deliver which appears to have worked well for him as over 80% of the companies turnover is repeat business.

  • Rachael Battersby - Account Director LLB, CIM

    Rachael Battersby

    Account Director LLB, CIM

    With 15 years marketing experience along with a Postgraduate Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, Rachael is the driving force behind the Creative and Account Management team.

    She has an excellent track record for developing client marketing strategies, ensuring the smooth delivery of projects and exceeding customer expectations.

  • Mark Roberts - Studio Manager

    Mark Roberts

    Studio Manager

    Mark heads up our design studio and has over 20 years’ experience in the design industry and is multi-disciplined in both online and offline marketing.

    Mark will oversee the design aspects of your project ensuring your brand guidelines and consistency are always adhered to.

  • Josh McInerney - Photo Retoucher

    Josh McInerney

    Photo Retoucher

    Josh is part of the studio team and has over 5 years’ experience as a photo retoucher and is an expert in Photoshop image manipulation and enhancement.

    In addition to being a Photoshop image retouching whizz, multi-talented Josh is also skilled in video production.

  • Karen Fletcher - Account Executive

    Karen Fletcher

    Account Executive

    Karen forms an integral part of the Account Management team; with several years of experience in customer relationship roles, she takes pride in building excellent working relationships with clients. Karen also takes pride in ensuring seamless delivery of a variety of tasks including proofreading, social media, studio liaison and researching new ideas for client campaigns.

    Outside of Staunton Rook, Karen is a busy mum of two and can be found planning the family’s next trip away, be it sun, ski, or caravanning.

  • Sam Pinion - Web Developer

    Sam Pinion

    Web Developer

    A skilled web developer Sam has a passion for creating innovative digital experiences. His technical expertise and creative vision enable him to craft beautiful and user-friendly websites.

    When he is not busy coding, he enjoys playing hockey, embracing the thrill of competition and camaraderie with his teammates.

    Sam is also an avid fan of cars and Formula 1 racing, and loves nothing more than getting behind the wheel or tuning in to watch the latest race.

  • Ben Harrison - Junior Content Creator

    Ben Harrison

    Junior Content Creator

    Ben, having completed a bachelor’s Degree in Creative Writing and Film Studies and a master’s degree in Screenwriting, is currently studying an apprenticeship at Staunton Rook. Here, he is flourishing as he learns and applies his creativity to each job he undertakes. He is also currently studying a course in Proofreading and Editing with the College of Media and Publishing.

    Outside of work Ben’s hobbies include keeping active through regular hikes, gym visits and runs, as well as reading and writing, creating short films and spending any remaining free time with family and friends.

Our Marketing Packages

We offer four levels of marketing packages including the option to modify each package to create a more tailored marketing plan for you and your business. Each package provides you with access to our experienced marketing team and graphic design studio.

There are 4 marketing packages which we can offer you:

Business Starter Package

This package is ideal for new businesses and designed to provide the marketing tools to start engaging with customers and building your company’s brand and image.

from £195 per month

Business Starter Package

Online Marketing Package

This online marketing package has been designed for businesses that are purely focused on creating or developing their current and ongoing online presence.

from £350 per month

Online Marketing Package

Business Growth Package

A comprehensive marketing solution which will develop and implement a successful marketing strategy to further grow your business and achieve it's objectives.

from £495 per month

Business Growth Package

Outsourced Marketing Department

A complete marketing package consisting of a highly experienced full marketing department including design studio at your fingertips outsourced to minimise costs.

from £1,995 per month

Outsourced Package

Latest Marketing News

Chester City Centre, home to Staunton Rook

What better place to grow your business, than the thriving city of Chester. Staunton Rook is based in Chester where there is an abundance of culture, history and beautiful scenery.

Located in the North West of England, on the border of Wales, Staunton Rook are proud to work with clients in this region and beyond.

Chester is well known for its two mile circuit of the historical Roman walls that surround the exquisite city, and also holds host to Tudor style buildings and the Eastgate Clock historical monument which is built upon the walls.

There are plenty of fantastic bars and restaurants, along with one of the UK’s best loved zoos, Chester Zoo. Chester is also home to the oldest racecourse in the UK, Chester Racecourse, which holds many exciting events such as Ladies Day and Chester Cup Day.

Located within Chester city walls, Staunton Rook is a full service marketing agency that will help your business grow and reach its potential.

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