About Icarus Communications Ltd.
At Icarus we are a small team with a large scope of clients and a team that works really hard to maintain status for our growing clientele and portfolio of projects. We believe in accurate market research and non compete amongst our choice of clients in who we work with. We know in order for our clients to be represented correctly and proactively we cannot cross share data which is why our marketing campaigns and designs are fresh, innovative and original. We are constantly looking for new clients and projects to work with. If you feel confident in our abilities to surpass your expectations and work closely with you to achieve results then please do contact us, you will find us very professional and approachable. Below is a little information about who we are, if you would like to talk with us directly please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Consultant & Managing Director
He has been involved in marketing and advertising for over 20 + years founding Icarus after pressure from existing clients to work with them on a more detailed boutique service level. Starting with three clients from Northern Ireland, Europe and the UK the firm has grown fast with a reputation for professional service into a 20 strong portfolio only 18 months later.
Owen has spear headed successful advertising and marketing agencies in the Caribbean and the UK before opening Icarus and works across projects in web design, content marketing, seo, ppc, strategy, design and marketing initiatives for clients.
He studied English Literature and Politics at the University of Natal in South Africa and also has a Degree in English Contemporary Literature and Media Studies from the University of Sunderland in England.
Focussed on detail and service, Owen looks for flow and is a firm believer in pro active strategy across all client campaigns. One to advocate pressure testing he also encourages members of the team to knowledge share and improve their skill sets at every opportunity, staying ahead of the curve for clients and projects benefit. Icarus constantly revive client assets to new standards and marketing trends and algorithms.
Owen has travelled and worked extensively overseas and worked with some of the worlds biggest brands in messaging, publishing, journalism and PR but also been charged with marketing campaigns and business development for brands in key market areas. He has spent time in the Middle East, South Africa, United Kingdom, Ireland and the Caribbean. When not wearing the Icarus hat Owen enjoys time on the water in the form of surfing and windsurfing, sports at which he has competed at international level, coached and is a strong advocate of ocean awareness and a local ambassador for the charity surfers against sewage.
As the senior consultant for Icarus Communications, Owen is the client relationship manager as well as the strategist on marketing campaigns and campaign deliverables. He could be described as juggling many plates very well, but thrives in the diversity of marketing and it’s necessity for attention to detail and maintains the energy around Icarus that keeps it a vibrant dynamic agency.
Experienced in producing accurate written and graphical work to a high standard of content and presentation for release to a range of audiences via a range of media including working on Icarus websites, design, animation and CAD projects. Adrian studied Industrial Design in Wellington, New Zealand.
As a dedicated advocate of clean, accessible design, Adrian has sharp attention to detail meeting the high standards Icarus Communications delivers in it’s project outlook for every client.
Adrian’s many years of experience living abroad has given him the means to establish contacts throughout the world from China, Europe, Ireland and the United Kingdom and has involved working with global brands and different target audiences. Adrian is a fan of the arts and enjoys cycling, hiking and exploring on foot mostly, up a hill or two. He is also actively involved in Icarus charity projects such as the beach cleans with surfers against sewage and volunteers at Bangor Open Arts Festival.
As Creative Lead for Icarus Communications, Adrian works across a variety of projects and activities, such as web development, advertising, iBooks, posters, product, animations, special events, corporate communications and corporate identity within clients scopes of works. Adrian’s passion and enthusiasm for design and creative flair is a great asset to us here at Icarus. Accuracy and attention to detail is extremely important to us as our work is seen worldwide.
Hosting and Security
One that we or our clients simply cannot live without. In addition to a daily run of protection from millions of bots attacking sites and constant malware and anti virus protection our server team are also tasked with site deployment, plug in updates, SSL protection and hosting of site and emails. They would be literally our team behind the screen and a thank less task they have of keeping all our sites and communications running smoothly at all times.
Icarus is dedicated to clean servers and GDPR protection. That’s why all of our sites are on mandatory security protection and malware removal, restoration and anti hack packages to ensure our servers and clients are free from any risk of cross contamination, site risk or vulnerability. We offer a stand alone unique approach to our clients security which is a zero tolerance for any opportunity for attack. We are proud to offer firewall and hardened sites as part of our ongoing ethos for non compete and highest standards in digital asset creation.