● Downtime with my house full of boys
● Cocktails with friends
● Sunny days by the sea
Sarah HughesManaging Director
Marketing and Communications
Sarah launched Muve, a marketing agency in Kent, after 20 years of working in marketing, media and advertising within the publishing sector, with successful long-term tenures at some of the largest Media Groups in the UK including Bauer Media, Hachette and Newsquest. As a mum, she is a passionate supporter and promoter of flexible working and progressive working practices and believes no-one should have to sacrifice their career or take a massive pay cut in order to manage the challenges and demands of modern-day life (parent or not).
● My beautiful family
● Watching Wales play football and rugby
● Lazy poolside afternoons abroad with lots of sunshine
Rhys HughesContent Director
Copywriting, National & Local SEO Services, Marketing, Communications and PR
Born and bred in beautiful North Wales, Rhys joined Muve after a 23-year long career in advertising. During that time, he worked for national and major regional newsbrands, managing relationships with large publishers and handling many of the biggest London West End agencies. A fervent believer in the power of the written word to communicate and influence, he is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service. For Rhys, collaborative thinking is always at the heart of the most effective marketing solutions.
● Spending time with my Mum and Grandparents
● Playing with my dog Kai
Lauren CrowhurstMarketing Executive
Lauren has worked alongside Sarah for two years and now works for Muve full time after completing her studies in digital journalism and creative media and production. A real asset, she manages a lot of the day to day activities at Muve and brings a fresh approach, creative flair, a mature writing style and great tech skills to the team. Outside of work, she loves to spend time with her Mum, Karen and her dog, Kai, and is an avid reader, enjoying nothing more than delving into a good book.
● Travelling as often as I can
● Reading crime thrillers (ideally whilst travelling!)
● Gigs and music festivals – minus the camping!
Lorina WilsonEvents Consultant
Event Marketing, Planning and Management
Lorina works with companies and individuals on the planning and execution of conferences and events, providing as much or as little involvement as they require. Lorina is experienced in co-ordinating intimate dinners, large cocktail receptions, parties, conferences, teambuilding and logistics for large exhibitions across the UK, Europe and the Middle East. Lorina can also work with you on the concept and design of your event, and help you plan your content to deliver your objectives.
● Spotting spelling and grammatical errors whilst skim reading published work
● Spending time with family and friends, especially if wine is involved!
● Reading for pleasure
Sam HowardFreelance writer & proof reader
Copy writing, proof reading and editing
Sam has been writing and proofing copy for over 20 years now, from newspaper ads to website content, and most recently audio scripts. A member of the CIEP (Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading) Sam firmly believes that to ensure any piece of writing is error free the human eye is required and computer programmes just don’t cut it! If you want accurate, engaging content that’s fit for purpose get in touch.
● Spending time with my beautiful family
● Reading and writing (media and philosophy)
● Playing guitar and piano
Paul Thomas EvansContent Consultant
Publishing, Web Development and Content Creation
Paul heads up Fourth Estate Creative, a talented content creation agency who fulfil all of Muve’s content requirements for our client projects and campaigns. Fourth Estate have a simple philosophy: “Content with substance, in any medium, is the most powerful way to communicate”. This is applied across all the services that we offer from strong and engaging print concepts, powerful video and audio platforms through to web design and development that is bold, significant and stands out from the masses.
● Dog walks with my family
● Fashion and shopping
● Holidays and sunshine
Grace SmithContent & SEO Executive
Content marketing, National & Local SEO Services
Grace has a keen interest in digital marketing and is currently studying Business Management and Marketing at the University of Westminster while working at Muve where her responsibilities are focused on content creation, strategy and SEO. She loves travelling to London for her studies as she gets to take in the atmosphere and admire the city sights and views each week. Outside of work and university, her hobbies include horse riding and dance, as well as binge-watching Netflix series!
● Country walks and pub lunches with my family
● Reading a good book
● 90s music
Tori LancasterMarketing Director
Planning, creating and delivering simple and successful marketing plans
With 16 years experience in media, Tori has worked for a number of iconic publishing brands including The Guardian and Bauer Media. From start-ups to major high street names, she has successfully sold and delivered advertising campaigns for a wide range of clients across print and digital platforms as well as live events. She loves to keep up to date with the latest podcasts on all things marketing, as well as writing a children’s book blog.
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