We started life as an agency back in 1997.
That’s a year before Google was formed so we’ve seen a fair bit of change in the industry over those 22 years. Many incredible digital innovations have come and gone in that time, in what is a constantly evolving industry, but at our core our service and ethos has never changed. From Viral games to Social campaigns – we’ve been innovating continuously and we are experts at getting the best out of the latest platforms as well as the usual staples.
We help you market your business to the right people at the right time using the right platforms for your objectives. We also help make sure those people can navigate your site easily so they then go on to buy your products or services. We then work with you continuously to analyse, refine, improve and adapt ensuring together we are constantly exceeding your targets.
Meet the Team
John is the founder of MCM Net and has worked to transform the company to the full-service digital agency we are today. John is still very much involved in the day-to-day running of our company, client accounts and team initiatives as well as running the occasional marathon.
Deon is our Managing Director and responsible for the day to day management of the Agency. He continually challenges our team to develop and deliver solutions that adds value, delights and exceeds expectations. When not thinking about MCM Net, you will find Deon in his garage tinkering with the next DIY project.
Chris acts as Non-Executive Director for MCM Net as part of his portfolio of business advice work, which includes manufacturing, distribution and engineering companies and as chair of the development committee for a housing association. He also teaches for the Open University Business School and is found often in or on the sea, swimming or paddling off Folkestone.
Digital Marketing Director at MCM Net, Carl, has several years’ experience in devising digital marketing strategies that deliver across both organic and paid channels. Carl is used to working with clients of all budgets and knows how to get bang for your buck!
For all of your accounting related queries and questions, Theresa is always happy to help. Theresa manages the numbers and makes sure they all add up! She can count, forecast and chase up invoices better than all of us!
Bringing London gained experience to the team, Alyssa is responsible as Office Manager for keeping the office in order and as PA to our CEO, managing his diary. Outside of the office, Alyssa is often out and about exploring with her family or taking part in fundraising events for local children’s charities.
Paige is our Marketing Manager, who enjoys nothing more than planning and implementing exciting ideas that get MCM Net seen and heard. Outside of the office, Paige can often be found making some sort of cake or biscuit and running around after her toddler.
Our Marketing Manager Fern loves shopping! When she isn’t running around town trying to find the best sales, she’s in the office helping out with the day to day marketing activities, helping MCM Net get seen.
Having joined in 2015 as an SEO and PPC specialist, James has enjoyed a great career at MCM Net so far. Working in a full service agency has allowed him to add many more strings to his bow, including geese herding, Segway racing, axe throwing and canoeing. However, his crowning achievements have been a first place finish in the office fantasy football league 2016 and scoring a hat trick against Carl Winter in 5 a side.
Thomas joined the team with a BA honours in Graphic Design. When he’s not designing or thinking of ideas, you’ll find him in the gym or with a ball at his feet. Thomas has great knowledge and skills within the adobe creative suite.
Toby joined MCM Net as a Senior Paid Media Executive with 3 years’ experience working client side. With a background in working with large budget accounts; strategic optimisation, analysis and creation are some of his strong points. As a petrol head you will find him crewing for some of the fastest cars in Europe at the weekend.
Aaron has been with MCM Net for five years and has a great deal of experience in all things digital marketing including SEO, Google Ads and Paid Social. As the SEO Lead for MCM Net he can make sure you are ranking higher than your competitors. As a big sports fan you can find him cheering on England, even when there’s not much to cheer about.
As Content Lead, you can usually find Aindrea working with different members of the team to finesse blog or page content, crafting paid social and Google Ads, trailing innovative content marketing approaches and working closely with clients. When not tapping away at a keyboard or planning with the team, she enjoys keeping her dogs tired with long walks (to keep them from being too naughty, of course), reading, watching too many horror films, and finding creative pursuits to pour her energy into.
Bringing lots of experience to his role as Paid Social Lead, Alex’s background in mathematics means he loves diving into campaign data and optimising based on the results. In his spare time, he can be found playing the guitar (badly) or supporting his friends in local music venues.
You will find Owen working on all things creative, from graphic design, video editing and social media planning. Outside of the office, he likes to go out and socialise with friends, enjoying sports and music – all of which covid has more or less ruined for him.
He also holds the accolade of being able to frisbee a bagel through the office window from the car park.
Ollie is the most talented and hardest-working member of the team. You can catch him hosting the world-renowned, critically acclaimed Digital News Roundup every other Friday.
P.s. he can jump the furthest and highest.
P.p.s. no, he did not write this himself.
Lauren joined the MCM Net team as an intern in November 2019, and is now working her way up the Digital Marketing ladder. Lauren assists the team in all areas, and has grown to be adept in all areas of digital marketing, from content writing, to Google Ads, paid social and SEO. In her spare time you’ll either find her socialising with friends or staying in watching Netflix.
What Bobby lacks in terms of coding abilities, he more than makes up for in terms of hospitality, ensuring a warm welcome to everyone and anyone with food or treats. Bobby’s great at lifting morale, chasing balls and picking up crumbs from the office floor!
Campaign Best Places to Work is a prestigious award which recognises and celebrates the UK’s best employers. We are a proud winner!
What our clients say
Since MCM Net have been managing our social media accounts, the number of followers, interactions and engagements have well over doubled, something we were trying to achieve for years. They are always coming up with interesting and interactive content that engages our customers and really brings our brand to life.
As a team they always go over and above to exceed our expectations and I really cannot speak highly enough of them.
We have been working with MCM Net since 2009 when they totally rebuilt our website and helped us move into the digital arena. They also work wonders on our PPC and SEO and have achieved some fantastic returns for us.
Outside of the standard work the team are constantly coming up with new and innovative ideas to help us market our brand and I couldn’t recommend them more highly to any charity.
In addition to providing webinar training, they supported us to restructure our grant account and the way that we organised and group our adverts in order to maximise our use of our Google Ads grant. They also gave us practical tips to improve the effectiveness of our conversion tracking.
It was a pleasure to work with James and the rest of the team at MCM Net. They immediately understood where they could offer help to best meet our needs, and were very responsive and generous in their time answering our many questions! Our more structured Google Ads approach now means we’re able to focus our grant more on achieving our goals.
A very talented and experienced team of experts, in the field of digital marketing. They take the time to understand the goals and challenges of my business, ensuring they always meet, but often exceed my expectations.
MCM Net were responsible for the redevelopment of our e-commerce site. This has proved highly successful and their skilled SEO practices have ensured the continued success of this project.
Over the last 12 months the site has achieved high rankings for all our keywords and has been responsible for the growth of our company over the last year. They are a highly approachable team and are always on hand to give their honest guidance and advice. I highly recommend them.
We have been working with MCM Net for four years and are extremely pleased with the results we have seen since doing so. It has been proven, over and over again, that with the knowledge of MCM Net team, it is easily possible to increase the return on investment on services such as Google Ads and social media. We couldn’t be happier with what we have acheived since working with this agency. I encourage you to contact MCM Net for any digital marketing support you require… provided you are not a competitor in Iceland!
The guys at MCM Net are extremely knowledgeable and very easy to deal with.
We had our e-commerce website designed and built by them and they also do our SEO to great effect.
We have been working with MCM Net for more than 10 years now both on the web development and digital marketing front. The MCM Net team are technically competent, have a good understanding of the charity sector and a real passion for what they do. I highly recommend them to all my colleagues out there working for charities.
Since I began working with MCM Net they have proven that they can deliver projects on time and within any budget restraints. They have demonstrated exceptional skill in not only the technical aspect of our briefs but also the management capabilities enabling the successful completion of a number of different projects including website builds, microsites and interactive games.
The team offer insight and expertise which has proved invaluable in helping us to achieve our digital objectives as a company. They are personable and highly skilled in their field, with a large team of specialists we have yet to find a project they are unwilling to accept and ultimately succeed on.
MCM Net understood immediately the need to build a genuine and trusting relationship with us and encouraged and really challenged our thinking at every stage. Our website and social media presence has been improved dramatically bringing new donors to us and families who need our support. MCM are part of our team and two years on we still work with them to improve and develop our online presence, always working within our limited budgets.
The MCM Net team have so much knowledge and experience that we are benefiting on through our campaigns. We have seen great results and are excited to work together on more successful campaigns going forward!
A friendly personable & knowledgeable service that takes the time to listen and react to our specific needs and business requirements.