Strategic marketing & communication consultants

We are marketing and communication consultants with experience and expertise. Marketing helps businesses meet customer needs, and our approach ensures measurable results.

We help you better understand your clients and your market. We create measurable objectives and deliver strategic marketing plans to achieve these, on time and within budget.

With over two decades of experience, each member of our team has a diverse portfolio. We’ve worked with independent retailers, SMEs and multinational corporations, as well as public, charity and third-sector organisations. We are experienced in managing entire projects, including team sourcing, as well as supporting and complementing in-house communication and marketing teams to achieve individual projects. Our recent work includes customer insight, stakeholder consultations, internal communication strategy, change management, organisational re-structures, market re-positioning, rebrands, product development and launches, and large-scale event planning.

We’re located in rural Somerset and serve clients across Europe.

We provide specialist skills to support and complement your existing communication or marketing team’s expertise for a specific project, such as communication strategy, rebranding, change management, market assessments, product launches, web development, customer insight and event planning. We can also provide interim marketing cover to ensure your business has uninterrupted marketing support, for example covering leave for your marketing director.

We deliver high quality projects, on time and to budget through the effective management of timescales, people and resources.

Each member of our team has:

  • At least 20 years of experience in marketing, market research and communication
  • A comprehensive knowledge of marketing and communication strategy & planning
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritise workloads
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels across and outside of the organisation
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills and ability to communicate complex analytics to colleagues and customers
  • Proof reading and editing skills
  • Negotiation and persuasion skills

Marketing & communication project management

“Marketing is the management process responsible for identifying, anticipating and satisfying customer requirements profitably.”
The Chartered Institute of Marketing

research &
customer insight

Marketing is so much more than advertising. Interpreting your customers’ desires so that you can match and exceed them is the foundation of a strong business plan.

Our experienced market researchers will work with your team to understand your objectives before recommending the appropriate research methods to deliver them.

From quantitative surveys, polls and questionnaires, to qualitative focus groups, interviews and desk-based research, we’re experienced in developing, delivering, analysing and reporting customer insight projects across customers, potential customers, staff and other stakeholders.

Our researchers often work alongside an existing marketing team to ensure research is fair and impartial. We’re equally happy project managing the whole process from planning through to analysis and conclusions.

We establish attainable goals alongside practical timelines and available resources. Our team creates customised and comprehensive strategic marketing strategies to successfully accomplish those goals.

We have the expertise to collaborate with you in executing this strategy, assessing milestones and making necessary adjustments as we progress. Alternatively, we can equip your team with the knowledge to accomplish these goals.

Effective, integrated marketing plans

Creative & digital marketing projects

We have proven experience in the delivery of creative and digital marketing and PR campaigns for local, national and
international businesses, not-for-profits, and the public and charity sectors.

Either as part of a wider marketing strategy, or a one-off project, we design and develop advertisements, blogs, brochures and leaflets, email marketing campaigns, magazines, packaging, press releases and media relations, signage and stationery, social media campaigns (paid & organic), speeches and presentations, and websites.


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    Rebecca Grainger - Director and marketing consultant at Goldilocks Marketing
    Rebecca Grainger BA
    Janet Templeton marketing consultant - Goldilocks Marketing
    Janet Templeton MSc MIPD