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Rick Ward

Rick Ward has spent over 30 years cracking some of the nation’s biggest creative briefs, working for top London agencies such as Leo Burnett & Publicis, global network agencies and running two of his own agencies. After being freelance for the last 2 years he’s now on a mission to change the creative landscape and create an army of the best freelance creative people in the North.

Pavan Riyat-Ward

Pavan Riyat-Ward has spent 13 years working agency side and 9 years client side in Head of Marketing roles at Poundland, Morrisons and Coop. She’s a fully-rounded marketer and has managed everything from multi-million pound TV campaigns to in-store activation for blue chip clients. Pavan understands what a client requires and brings creative agency experience, viewed through a client lens.

Polly Ward

Polly Ward is a highly experienced offline editor. She’s worked her magic on a whole host of award winning commercials and content for some of the UK’s biggest brands such as New Balance, Audi, Pepsi and Virgin, having started her career in big northern production companies. Polly is passionate about changing the freelance agency landscape in the North, and as a freelancer herself understands the challenges it brings.

George Ward

George is the newest member of the Allies team.  As head of studio he is responsible for developing the photography and retouching offer for Allies. As a photographer himself he understands the process and has learnt his craft from the ground up. He has a breadth of experience as lead photographer for one of the North’s top independent studios. In that time he created both photography and video content for top brands like SCS, B&M,  The North Face, Wiggle, and Mountain Equipment. He’s fully committed to bringing creativity to your photography project.

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