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Your future marketing
& website team

Our story

Marketing and sales are key pillars to a thriving business but also something that can cause a lot of stress when they aren’t working well. 

Growth by Design was born from a desire to help business owners, and the communities they serve to be the best they can be. 

Combining traditional and digital marketing expertise, and with first-hand experience in small businesses, we are here to give SMEs first-class marketing support and website services that deliver real business results, without a hefty price tag.

Meet the team that is taking on this challenge!

Management Team

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Henry Laker

Managing Director

Henry has over 25 years experience of partnering with clients to create creative, marketing-led solutions which deliver results and business success. When not working, he’ll be gardening or trying to keep control of his four mad Jack Russell terriers.

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Tim Rylatt

Commercial Director

Tim is a highly experienced business coach and has a real personal passion for marketing and sales. He likes to investigate buyer motives and create smart solutions to communicate towards them. When away from work Tim enjoys riding his motorbike and going to the cinema.

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Juliet Rylatt

Finance Director

Juliet is the organiser and keeps us all in check. She loves planning, administration and providing support to the team. In her time off she enjoys reading, travelling and drinking prosecco!

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Marketing & Website Team

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Louise Fenn

Director & Marketing Team Leader

Lou is our illustrious marketing team leader. Having run her own SME for many years, she has a wealth of practical knowledge and is entirely results focused for our clients! She's always researching and learning the new marketing trends for our clients. But don't get on the wrong side of her as she fast becoming an expert knife thrower in her spare time!

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Quinn Humphreys

Marketing Executive

Quinn joined the marketing team after completing his degree in digital photography at Ravensbourne University London. He enjoys creative marketing, using his photography and videography skills to think outside of the box and work with clients to create something unique. Outside of work, Quinn is an avid musician and has a passion for travel and photography.


Amanda Ripley

Marketing Executive & Graphic Designer

Having been a graphic designer since 1997, there isn’t much in terms of business sector or design format she hasn’t seen and done. Anything from brand packaging (for the likes of Tesco no less!) through to print-ready brochures and online graphics.

Chris Good

Senior Web Designer

With over a decade in freelance web design and online web design tutoring, Chris takes projects from start to finish; he works with clients to create beautiful websites with fantastic user experience, and which create powerful marketing opportunities for their business. Chris also manages all technical and maintenance aspects at Growth by Design. When not at his desk, Chris enjoys motorbike trips, climbing, mountain biking and other outdoor activities.

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Joanne South

Marketing Manager

Responsible for Growth by Design’s own marketing, Jo uses her honed marketing skills, having worked for some of the biggest digital marketing agencies in the UK, for the benefit of the SME sector. She enjoys visiting art exhibitions and traveling.

Find out more about how we could work together...

Whether you need modern advertising through a digital marketing agency, or want more traditional print and design services, 
the team at Growth by Design is able to help.

Marketing Packages

Flexible and appropriate, regular marketing support including direct marketing, email, social, content and more.

Websites & SEO

Need your website to be great-looking, easy to find and use and effective? You’ll be needing our design and maintenance skills!

Design & Print

Want to build your brand reputation? We can provide logos, brochures, banners, stationary and more!

Google Ads

Want to use targeted search ads to reach your prospects? Ask about our paid media creation, management and reporting services.

Social Media & Content

Get the most out of your social networks and use your expertise and knowledge to generate and convert leads.

Video Production

Make use of the best communication media without the price-tag. Our team can take ideas from conception right through to production and distribution.