Chris Tunnicliffe

Senior Designer


About Chris

Chris comes with over 20 years' experience working for blue chip web design agencies and one of the UK's biggest media management services. When he's not designing award-winning campaigns, Chris enjoys playing the guitar, and spending time with his three daughters.

Chelsea Haddon

Account Manager


About Chelsea

Chelsea has a CIM Professional Certificate in Marketing and is currently studying for a CIM Diploma. She manages client accounts from the initial brief all the way through to the delivery of projects. When she's not at work, she enjoys keeping up to date with the latest industry news and spending time with her friends and 5 dogs.

Chelsea's Projects

Alexander Swann



About Alexander

Alex is joint founder of Lesniak Swann, and is responsible for the strategic direction of the business and its clients. With experience client-side in the financial sector, Alex always keeps one eye on the clients' return on marketing spend. Along with strategic marketing communications, Alex's other passion is fly-fishing; it doesn't matter what for, as long as there's no phone reception.

Simon Nicklin

Web Developer


About Simon

Simon is a creative web developer with a strong technology foundation, and an inventive approach to problem-solving. Simon has a passion for researching the latest trends, fine-tuning their implementation, and a love of creating compelling web sites and user experiences. When he's not fine-tuning websites, he's most likely to be found rewiring his house with the latest technology and gadgets.

Chris Barcroft

Head of Digital


About Chris

Specialist in digital advertising and analytics, Chris strategises and executes paid search, paid social and display advertising. He joined us from iProspect Sydney where he planned and managed digital marketing campaigns for the biggest supermarket group in Australia with budgets in excess of AU$15mn. Before that Chris worked client-side for Manchester Airports Group and Missguided in PPC management and analytics roles. As well as all things digital, Chris likes running, travel, music and festivals. He has an impressive 6 Glastonbury Festivals under his belt.

Chris' Projects

Chris Eardley

Web Developer


About Chris

Chris comes from a freelance background where he worked with a number of open source systems, before joining a local web agency and moving to bespoke solutions. Specialising in eCommerce websites, he is skilled in PHP, MySQL, HTML and CSS and has launched a number of high volume / high turnover sites.


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We are looking for an experienced Designer (predominantly UX focussed). Please click on the link for further details.

Paula Kemlo

Girl Friday


About Paula

Paula has been with Lesniak Swann since its inception, and is very experienced in dealing with suppliers, assembling quotes and generally keeping us all in line! When she's not looking after the team here, she keeps busy looking after her horses and competing in show-jumping events.

Jo Holdcroft

Senior Account Manager


About Jo

Jo has worked in the industry on the agency side for over 12 years. Jo is the direct client contact and manages all aspects of client accounts from the initial brief through to concepts and execution of projects. Jo is also a fully qualified PRINCE2 Practitioner. When she's not at work, Jo is known to take part in bog snorkelling championships, as well as spending time out and about with her kids.

Jo's Projects

Nicola Campbell

Account Coordinator


About Nicola

Nicola recently graduated from Staffordshire University with a degree in Advertising and Brand Management. Day to day she assists the Account Managers with administrative and office support activities. When she is not busy at work, Nicola enjoys playing tennis, walking her dog and going on lots of holidays.

Mark Lesniak



About Mark

Mark is joint founder of Lesniak Swann, and brings 20 years blue-chip experience across a wide range of disciplines to the business. With experience at London agencies Grey, Leo Burnett and Ogilvy & Mather, Mark's focus is on delivering big brand ideas consistently across digital and print platforms. When not delivering integrated marketing campaigns, Mark enjoys the great outdoors; walking and cycling with his family throughout the UK.

Scott Wilcox

Web Developer


About Scott

Scott has worked for domestic and international clients. He has over 10 years' industry experience developing web applications and sites to industry standard across REST and OAuth based APIs provided by Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare and Google. A big believer in open source software, Scott is also a Manchester United fan, and spends most of his time outside of work playing football.


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We are looking for an Account Coordinator to join our Account Management Team. Please click on the link for further details.

Julian Watson

Senior Designer


About Julian

Local boy Julian has a belting 20 years' industry experience working on some big household brands including Morphy Richards, Parker Knoll, Burco, Michelin and Yale. Julian's senior role still allows him time on the creative pitch, whilst managing the studio team. Julian is a mad keen mountain biker, Stoke City fan and roller coaster rider.

Kimberley Pyatt

Account Manager


About Kimberley

Kim has a BA Hons Advertising & Brand Management. After graduating from Staffordshire University, Kim has worked agency-side with a variety of clients, from retail to pharmaceutical companies, covering a range of media - from digital to print and design. When she's not managing clients, she can be found cooking up a storm in her kitchen, and playing the acoustic guitar.

Kimberley's Projects