Marketing & Websites

Stuart Lanham, Managing Director

OVER 25 YEARS MARKETING EXPERTISE

Stuart Lanham of Beach Hut StudioStuart Lanham formed Beach Hut Studio back in 2001 initially as a part time outlet for his marketing and web design creative skills. 

In 2009, Stuart took over the management of Beach Hut Studio on a full time business providing marketing, communication and web design services to small business clients across the UK.

BLUE CHIPS TO SME START-UPS

Stuart has had a 25 year career working in various marketing and communication roles for companies ranging from Blue Chips to SME start-ups. Some of the more familiar brands include Direct Line, Gatwick Airport, Churchill Insurance and Green Flag.

Roles undertaken in these businesses included: Head of Marketing, Head of Operations, Group Communications Manager, Marketing Communications Manager, Customer Experience Manager, CRM Manager and Customer Insight Manager.

AWARD WINNING MARKETING & CUSTOMER SERVICE

  • Winner of the Insurance Industry Training Award. Won for the development of a leading edge staff Customer Service communication and training programme
  • Runner Up for Insurance Industry Marketing & Advertising Award. Developing a National Advertising Campaign supporting small businesses in the UK.
  • Runner Up for Insurance Industry Broker Support Award. Developing a Marketing Support Kit to help independent brokers with lead generation and cross selling

ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

  • MBA from Brighton University
  • Degree from Huddersfield University (BA Hons Business Studies)
  • Diploma in Marketing
  • Chartered Marketer in 2011

A MARKETING APPROACH TO WEB DESIGN

Stuart has been designing and developing websites on a freelance basis since 2001 building up a portfolio of over 50 profitable websites.

Throughout this time Stuart has put the emphasis on using marketing expertise to build websites that work in the real world. This is not a 'pretty graphic designer' website approach, but one focussed on clear messaging and sign posting to deliver results.

WIDE RANGE OF BUSINESS SECTORS

Websites have been developed for many different business sectors including:

  • Travel and Accommodation
  • Garden Attractions
  • Lanscapers and garden designers
  • Personalised promotional clothing and gifts
  • Car Repairs and Servicing
  • Accountants and Bookkeepers
  • Dog trainers
  • Societies and Community Interest projects
  • Language Schools, TEFL Tutors and Private Tutors
  • Consultants including Interior Design and Stocktakers


Take a look at our web design showcase to see examples of our work.

BUSINESS MARKETING SUPPORT ACROSS THE UK

Beach Hut Studio is based in Shoreham by Sea, West Sussex. Shoreham is based between Brighton and Worthing which makes it ideally placed to support businesses there and in the area including Southwick, Lancing, Hove and Portslade. However, it is conveniently on a fast rail route to Burgess Hill, Haywards Heath and London.

Our Marketing expertise works in any business and so we would be delighted to talk to you about your project. Please contact us via our contact form.