|Job Title||Managing Director|
|Organization||Igniyte Reputation Management|
|Registered Since||21 May 2013|
|Areas of Expertise||Content Marketing and Strategy, Legal and Regulations, Social, Organic/Natural Search (SEO), Online PR|
Email:Telephone: 0800 080 7997
Address: 36-38 The Calls, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7EW, United Kingdom
n 1994 he left the commission to set up internet design agency, Brand New Media Ltd to advise companies on how the emerging internet market would affect traditional businesses. With beginnings in Bradford with a staff of four, Brand New Media soon moved to Leeds where a period of rapid growth began.
Between then and 2000, the company grew to 40 staff in both Leeds and London with a client and brand list that included Heinz, Procter and Gamble, NTL, Durex, Tesco, Irn-Bru, Tizer and Hula Hoops to name but a few. The company won over 25 national major industry awards.
Wadsworth soon became a key spokesperson in the new media industry and regularly appeared in the internet and marketing press.
In February 2000, Wadsworth sold the business to French PLC Fi System and became the UK MD for the UK Fi System group for the following 18 months.
Wadsworth left Fi System to set up a new agency called swamp. swamp went on to become one of the best known digital agencies in the UK and worked for clients including Umbro, La Redoute, Best Western Hotels, Heinz and Halifax. In a recent Survey by the industry magazine ‘Revolution’ – swamp was voted by clients as the no 1 agency in the UK for Creativity, Return on Investment and Technical Capability.
In 2005 Simon was recognised for his part in raising the profile of Leeds as a thriving and creative centre for the media, marketing and e-business industry by being awarded the prestigious Leeds Media’s Profile Award.
In late 2006 Simon sold swamp to Leeds based Brahm(Now the Brass Agency) – the largest independent marketing agency outside of London.
In 2006 Simon also launched retail and office supply business The Retail Factory. The Retail Factory has an e-commerce site with over 35,000 products and supplies companies like Billabong, Blacks Leisure, Chelsea FC etc
In 2009 Simon set up a Reputation Management Agency called Igniyte which is a company based in Leeds and London. Igniyte works with individuals, Brands and Companies to help repair negative media, blogs or comments on page one of Google.
Reputation Management Igniyte
Igniyte Online Reputation Management Agency based in Leeds and london
Managing Director at Swamp Ltd
From April 2, 2004 until January 1, 2009.
Managing Director at Fi System UK
From February 23, 2000 until July 1, 2002.
Managing Director at Brand New Media Ltd
From January 2, 1997 until February 23, 2000.
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