About

MBA: Where digital and direct interconnect.

We’re an independent agency based in London, Miami and Brighton. We deliver ROI for our Clients by applying our Brand Action™ approach to the way that people buy today – a digitally-fuelled, non-linear and dynamic process. Brand Action™ blends the art of insightful thinking and creativity with the science, data and technology of rigorous and glorious delivery.

Approach

"We believe that you can have your cake and eat it."

Between Art & Science is where the magic happens

We drive both brand and action metrics at the same time for short & long term effectiveness. Brand and Action are not opposites; each nurtures the other. Brand Action™ is where the art meets the science, where the ability to think creatively and big merges with data, technology and detail, to give the best of both worlds*.

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* The proof of the pudding is in the IPA’s “The Long and the Short of it” publication which is based on meta-analysis of the Effectiveness Awards databank. The data shows that campaigns with ‘brand response’ objectives – driving both short term efficiencies and long term effectiveness, balancing the rational and the emotional – produce the best results.

The long and short of it - publication


Ecosystem

We view the customer purchase decision as an ecosystem. It’s a dynamic, evolving, non-linear process, often without a specific start point. Brand Action™ helps people find their way to your brand either by classic ‘push’ techniques or by shaping the ecosystem in our favour (using ‘zero moment of truth’ thinking). Technology plays an increasingly important role both in terms of being more relevant / targeted (e.g. marketing automation) and delivering meaningful brand and useful purchase experiences (on and offline). Implicit and explicit data informs everything.


ROI Focussed

Brand Action™ isn’t about channels or disciplines. It’s about helping entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs grow their business.

We’re equally adept at brand strategy and advertising as we are at technology integration projects and user-friendly website design and builds. We can develop a multi-channel customer experience including CRM and social just as well as we can create a highly targeted direct and digital marketing campaign.

"It's about whatever it takes and always focussing on results"

creative technology

We believe it’s where technology meets creativity that magic happens. Technology on its own is irrelevant. It is how it brings the end-to-end customer experience to life that matters. The relationship between the two is symbiotic. Technology can inspire a new direction for creativity and, likewise, creativity can spur advances or a pivot in technological development and find new uses for existing technology.

All brands should be thinking about how the creative, human and meaningful application of technology can provide motivating rational and emotional evidence to enhance conversion.

Brand Action Technology

Brand Action Technology

Blending consultancy skills with effective implementation of cutting edge technology means that we can make your digital assets work harder for your business. Our mantra is one of user-centred (re)design, always proceeding from insight around your market, users and business toward a clear vision of success.

We're agile, and work iteratively to test, prototype and deliver tangible improvements fast.

Interested in our technical expertise?

Our People & Locations

Our Locations London-Brighton-Miami Our People

The MBA team consists of many talented individuals across London, Brighton and Miami.

There’s a constant buzz and chatter shared between our offices. We pride ourselves on being an open and connected company, and believe this makes us the best agency we could possibly be.

Meet our people

Awards

We’re very proud of the awards we’ve won with our Clients. Here are our recent wins.

Our Network

We’re part of the World’s largest Independent Agency network, The Network One, and a member of the Brand Action Group.

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The Network One Brand Action Group

We'd Love To Hear From You

We work with big and small, national and international, B2B and B2C. We develop TV advertising, banner ads, websites, social media, direct mail, apps – in fact anything that will help us drive value for our Clients. If you like what you see, please get in touch.

Clients