Passionate and expert FCL teams

Passionate and expert FCL teams

Our flexibility is key to providing our great service. We listen to your business objectives and work with you to get to the heart of what you need and then deliver the skills and knowledge to make it reality.  It’s about having the expertise in advertising, marketing, research, design, digital, SEO, branding, copywriting, and strategic business planning to bring to your project, as required. Below are some of our key FCL team members who are passionate about what they do.

FCL Directors

Gillian Harding - Director/Creative Director

Gillian's career has moved through most areas of the creative/design industry. Before founding Fuel Creativity in 2002, she was an Art Director creating campaigns for global brands in top London advertising agencies (Saatchi and Saatchi, Lowes and Euros RSCG). During her Graphic Design degree she worked at a direct advertising agency (DDA), and then a branding agency (North). She was also a designer in a pioneering digital agency (EMC) which inspired her enthusiasm for creating and converting campaignable ideas and brand-messages into digital solutions. As brainchild of FCL's conservation initiative, Saveit4aSong, in her spare time, Gillian can be found writing song lyrics and blogs about biodiversity with her talented musician partner.

Gillian Harding
Janet Norris - Financial Director
Janet spearheads FCL's Finance department and has been Management Accountant to SME's since 1990. She is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. After achieving her Bachelor of Science from Reading University, she returned to academia and gained her Diploma, passing with Distinction. When Janet is not punching figures into her calculator she is leading her army of Yoga and Pilates enthusiasts into spine bending postures and poses.
Janet Norris

FCL Team

George Theo - Writer/Creative Director

George’s big international ad agency career as a writer and creative director brings experienced creativity in all aspects of marketing communications from consumer goods to property, from food to financial, from toys to leisure. He’s equally at home with long brochure copy or visual design concepts. When not working he’s to be found wandering around deserts, ruins and airport departure lounges.

George Theo
Kostas Papakostas - Creative Consultant

Kostas’ dynamism has been exciting the industry since just before the millennium.  Based on a First Class Fine Art Degree, Kostas’ career has moved from D’Arcy, through TV ads, to becoming an award-winning creative consultant with his own buzzing digital design studio based in London.  The FCL team are delighted to amalgamate with Kostas whose experience in designing and art directing campaigns for organisations such as Sony Playstation, NOKIA, MTV, the BBC (amongst others) is extremely valuable. Kostas’ expertise on e-commerce and social media marketing projects also strengthens FCL’s offering.  Ever the ‘live wire’, Kostas loves good coffee and plays hard, travelling to remote corners of the world when work allows.

Kostas Papakostas
Angela McGarrigle - New Business Development Consultant

With 6 years working in the design industry as a New Business Development Consultant, Angela has set up major programmes within the public sector, new technology within the private sector and selling design consultancy services globally. Her valued experience has led to new business accounts being generated from cold on a global level with some of the worlds leading brands within FMCG/Consumer/Automotive/Telecoms/Industrial & Medical sectors. In her spare time Angela enjoys travelling much of the globe, bike riding as well supporting the launch of new exciting climate change project Si4aS.

Angela McGarrigle
Gavin Johnson - Graphic Designer
Gavin hails from tropical Cairns, North Queensland. His analytical artfulness to create effective and attractive communication solutions have seen him become a major part of FCL's design output. Having studied and worked in Brisbane, Australia, he made the long journey to the UK to continue his professional career in Design. With 6+ years experience in the industry Gavin continues to be passionate about all things creative.  Gavin is an avid snowboarder, as well as having a penchant for travelling around Europe in an old Ford transit.
Gavin Johnson
Petra Hamarova - Project Manager
Petra achieved her MSc in Interactive Multimedia with Distinction from Westminster University, having interleaved her studies with employment in London internet-based organisations. With her Masters qualification she then built her expertise as Project Manager in one of Slovakia’s largest multimedia and software development companies. Returning to England, Petra joined the FCL team to continue her career, delivering a sharp, intelligent and intuitive quality service.
Petra Hamarova
Petar Alexander - Flash Developer
With over a decade's experience, Petar is FCL's Flash expert. Pete has been weaving his magic on the digital scene as far back as 1982 when he worked with Sinclair 64's! Since then he has performed a number of roles in IT & Digital that have seen him gain a widespread knowledge of the trade. In 1998 Petar began his career in Flash development and has never looked back. Pete is a mean Bass guitarist, having played in many bands down the years.
Petar Alexander
A.J Moore - Multimedia Editor, Composer and Social Networking Executive

A.J Moore is FCL's resident writer, presenter, composer, video producer and social networking guru. He has written music for a number of FCL projects and, more recently, leads our video production team. Having graduated from Leeds College of Music with a BPA hons in 2001, Andy is also a songwriter and session guitarist, having worked with Hayley Westenra, Jonathan Ansell, Faryl Smith, Amr Diab, Lee Mead and Victoria Hart. He has written articles for Total Guitar, Guitar Techniques and The Acoustic Magazine and is the Ambassador and Media Editor of FCL's Saveit4aSong campaign.

A.J Moore
Kyle Duncan - Developer (LAMP & CMS specialist)
Kyle has advanced knowledge of HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax and Content Management System installation and maintenance (including e-commerce platforms).  He specialises in content managed websites using popular open-source software. He has a first-class degree at Kings College London, and his sharp-minded, helpful approach is appreciated by FCL's clients. Kyle loves all things techie and spends most of his spare time watching films and obsessing at the gym.
Kyle Duncan
Len Hulley - Developer (ASP.Net & LAMP)
Len has 10 years experience in the IT industry specialising in .NET and MS SQL development of web and Windows applications. He has designed, developed, implemented and maintained an impressive portfolio of projects including a bespoke advertising media system which is rolled out to over 200 locations nationwide. When he is not busy getting to grips with new technologies, Len also has a passion for travel and literature.
Len Hulley
Cliff Hulley - Developer (ASP.Net)
Cliff has worked in the website development industry for over 15 years. After graduating from Caledonian University Cliff has produced websites for high profile customers such as the European Commission, RAC and Historic Scotland. Key industries worked in include Education, Property and Charities. Cliff has a passion for new technology and developing the boundaries of website design.
Cliff Hulley
Mark Chamberlain - Copywriter

Since graduating in English literature, Mark has produced copy and concepts for branding campaigns, ads, virals, direct marketing as well as radio ads, scripts for DVDs and speeches for key public figures such as Ed Balls, Jonathan Dimbleby, Jon Snow and Cherie Booth. In his spare time he enjoys mint juleps and wondering whether any of the plays and scripts he’s written will ever hit the West End.

Mark Chamberlain