Vin Chinnaraja, CEO
Vin launched Branded3 in 2003 with one vision: to create an agency that would combine experts with unparalleled customer service, ultimately providing brands with business-changing results.
Before Branded3, Vin was the architect and technical consultant for some defining enterprise applications, including the brand asset management for brands such as Citrix, Burberry and Johnson & Johnson.
With years of digital experience and natural business flair, Vin has achieved what he set out to do and developed one of the most respected Digital and SEO agencies in the UK, one with which brands are proud to be associated.
Patrick Altoft, Director of Search
Patrick joined forces with Branded3’s CEO in 2008 to form the Search division of the agency that enabled Branded3 to offer an integrated service to clients.
With over a decade of experience working in SEO, Patrick has built up an enviable reputation within the industry for his compelling seminar presentations. He now delivers them all over the world.
Having also launched the UK’s most successful online marketing blog, Blogstorm, Patrick has been invited to shape the SEO strategies of some of the world’s largest brands.
David Crawford, Managing Director
David Crawford came to Branded3 in January 2013 as our new Managing Director.
A highly-respected Digital & Marketing specialist with an enviable reputation within the digital industry, David came to Branded3 with a hugely impressive background which has seen him work alongside international brands such as Bentley, HSBC, UPS and American Airlines.
David’s role primarily focuses on growing Branded3’s integrated Digital offering, combining our services of Design, Development, Search, Content, Social and CRO to offer a future-proof holistic approach for our clients in place of ineffective individual strategies.
Tim Grice, Head of Search
Tim leads the Search strategies for some of our biggest clients, using his experience in affiliate marketing and SEO consulting to deliver significant increases in visibility and ROI for worldwide brands.
Tim has a real passion for Search and his personal blog, SEOwizz, is one of the most respected natural search blogs in the UK.
Having been quoted by industry-leading resources such as SEOmoz and Search Engine Land, Tim’s unique insights and creative strategies have helped establish him as an SEO thought-leader and he’s regularly invited to speak at major industry conferences around the country.
Andrew Machin, Head of Creative & Social
Andrew came to Branded3 in 2009 with years of web design and usability experience, having designed and built interactive applications for brands such as John Lewis, Iceland and Energizer Group.
Andrew has headed the design teams of some of the biggest creative agencies in the UK and the US, working on a number of pioneering digital campaigns.
He now leads our Design team and our Social Media team and has helped us secure some huge projects for clients such as Betfair, Interflora, Vue Cinemas and many more.
Steven Shaw, Head of Digital
Having worked as a Senior Developer alongside brands such as Mars, Pedigree and Whiskas, Steven came to Branded3 in 2009 as Head of Digital to lead our web design and development offering.
With an eye for technical detail and a methodical approach to every task, Steven has been at the forefront of our biggest development projects to date, including an e-commerce website build for fast-growing cosmetics brand Illamasqua and a comprehensive CRM application for leading flower experts Interflora.