Meet the Team

Ben

Ben

Company Director

Ben has been involved in the digital sector since qualifying in IT & Engineering in 1998. Designing and building a communications system for a marketing and events agency cemented his love for crafting experiences and solutions that embrace technology and effective design, and his career path was set. After working for various agencies and getting involved in several business partnerships, he teamed up with one of his long-term clients and mentors to start his own creative agency in 2013.

Ben is highly driven and very passionate about the business and its clients. He’s proud of the team he has brought together at This is Fever, and the growth and recognition they have achieved so far. With a clear vision for the future, he is genuinely excited about the opportunities and success each day brings.

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Deadmau5
Predator
Minecraft
Decks
JD Honey
Celery
Mark

Mark

Creative Director

As Creative Director at This is Fever, Mark is responsible for overseeing the design output in the studio. Effortlessly leaping over hurdles every day, Mark ensures our designs are perfectly articulated to make brands as engaging as possible. With 15 years’ agency experience on top of a lengthy education in art and design, Mark is an intuitive, multi-disciplined and versatile designer.

This Is Fever found Mark in 2013 and saw the spark in him that would so expertly influence and support our development. He gets his hands dirty with the day-to-day work of designing, while also building client, supplier and team relationships. Mark loves to engage and educate clients, gaining vital insight into their brand story and objectives to ensure the results are second to none.

As Creative Director at This is Fever, Mark is responsible for overseeing the design output in the studio. Effortlessly leaping...

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Synthwave
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Half Life
Running
Pad Thai
Hangovers
Jay

Jay

Technical Director

Jay is the Technical Director here at This is Fever, with over ten years’ experience in developing interactive media of all shapes and sizes. He works with a range of web systems and technology, specialising in the incredibly flexible WordPress platform. His work in this area has led to some unique use-cases and seamless integrations, including Mercury Theatre’s website integration with the Spektrix ticketing system.

Jay created his first website when he was just 12 years old and, over 14 years later, he’s still excited to see where the next project takes him. He’s a technology lover (among other things), who lives to craft experiences that continually evolve with the latest techniques and best practices. He enjoys being part of projects that push boundaries and allow him to get deep into problem-solving. The only other profession that would give him this much satisfaction would be becoming a full-time Jedi and residing in a galaxy far, far away.

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Bryan Adams
Star Wars
Gaming
Pokemon
Medium-rare Steak
Spiders
Richard

Richard

Web Developer

Richard joined This is Fever in 2018, initially on a temporary basis, to start his first direct development role. Hailing from operations management, wielding a degree in graphic design and sporting a passion for problem-solving, he uses video games, science and tech as inspirational drivers and coding as his chauffeur. He began tampering with website design in his late teens and temporarily relocated to Cornwall to study graphic design at Falmouth University. 

After graduating in 2012 and returning to Colchester, Richard embraced various roles and eventually tumbled into the corporate management dimension. After some time, realising that the corporate path wasn’t for him, Richard re-acquainted himself with his passion for development and threw himself into the deep end of the digital world. Working with a variety of frameworks, libraries and problem-solving techniques, he thrives on the diverse industries and projects that come through our studio.

Richard joined This is Fever in 2018, initially on a temporary basis, to start his first direct development role. Hailing...

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Richard Cheese
The Room
Diablo
Takeaways
Disc Shaped Food
Olives
Dan

Dan

Designer

Dan is a Graphic designer with over 9 years’ experience in the industry. He has a versatile skill set enabling him to work on a range of different projects from creating brand identities to designing for print, web design and animation. He’s a huge lover of all forms of creativity and finds that ideas always pop up when he least expects them to!

Dan’s favourite part of a project is research. Gaining a better understanding of our clients and the industry or sector they operate in really excites him. As a result, he can easily chew your ear off about air conditioning systems, natural food supplements, milkshakes and the history of theatre. Whatever project is lurking around the corner can only add to his weird and wonderful knowledge!

Dan is a Graphic designer with over 9 years’ experience in the industry. He has a versatile skill set enabling...

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Heavy Riffs
Wes Anderson Films
Tetris
Superheroes
Ice Cream
Wasps
Dominik

Dominik

Junior Developer

Dom is our newest addition to the ever-growing team. His love for technology started from a young age. His dad being a teacher in the subject, along with being a lover of gadgets helped fuel his passion. After deciding on a career path change, Dom began to learn the basics of web development through self-initiated online learning platforms and practical experience. Over a year later – after a period of work experience with us – he joins us as our Junior Developer as he embarks on the next chapter of learning.

The most enjoyable part for Dom is seeing a project finally come together, from design to development, assuring everything is ‘pixel perfect’. Endless hours of YouTube videos, scrolling through Pinterest and discovering new things to learn inspire him to consistently progress forward.

Dom is our newest addition to the ever-growing team. His love for technology started from a young age. His dad...

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R'n'B
Guardians of the Galaxy
Borderlands 2
Golf
Aspalls
Heights
Sam

Sam

Financial Controller

Sam’s the sensible one. You’ll usually hear from her at the end of the month when the accounts are due, meaning she’s probably not a name you love seeing pop up in your inbox. She’s very enthusiastic about our projects and ensuring customers get the best experience from This is Fever from start to finish each month. She’s also confident, sociable, a great problem solver, a tireless multi-tasker and incredibly reliable with IT and Office software packages.

Sam has extensive experience in accounting, monthly management accounts and a wide level of general responsibility for monitoring and reconciliation of company accounts. Some have even referred to her as a strong communicator, with excellent interpersonal skills and knowledge of KPI reporting, and she works hard to ensure This is Fever’s finance function is well organised and efficient.

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Erykah Badu
Sudoku
The Hobbit
The Archers!
Coffee
Bugs!

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